NASA Sustainability Base featured in design for deconstruction story

The Oakland Museum of California announced a new public arts grant program. Instead of money, selected artists would receive steel.

Sustainability Base Featured on NPR

NASA Sustainability Base featured on NPR. Joe Palca interviews Steve Zornetzer, associate director, on the building design.

Cradle to Cradle: A Seminal Introduction to Sustainable Design

Adam Rome, a professor of history and English and the Unidel Helen Gouldner Chair for the Environment at the University of Delaware in Newark, recently published on article on, highlighting five books that first made sustainability a public issue in the 1960s and 1970s. He explains the books of this decade demonstrate that building a sustainable civilization is multidimensional. Rome stated that we cannot “advance in a straight line. We need to approach the goal from many …

Renewable Matter Interviews William McDonough

In a Renewable Matter Magazine interview, “Upcycle and the Atomic Bomb”, William McDonough and Emanuele Bompan discuss the Cradle to Cradle: Remaking the Way we Make Things.

Construction Dive Highlights Interviews From Greenbuild 2015

Construction Dive was on-site at Greenbuild 2015 last month to talk with green construction experts about the growing trend of sustainable building.

Canadian Property Management features Roger Schickedantz

Farming Moves to the Roof, written by Roger Schickedantz, originally appeared in the September 2015 issue of Canadian Property Management: GTA & Beyond. Learn more on

Brad Temkin’s Rooftop Released

Rooftop highlights the important new movement about Green roofs and how they reduce our carbon footprint within cities. Temkin shot images from Chicago to Zurich that show how these gardens are secured within the steel, stone and glass rectangularity of urban downtown.

City of Houston Feasibility Study: Rooftop Food Production

Houston Advanced Research Center (HARC), a research hub providing independent analysis on energy, air, and water issues, recently published a study conducted by William McDonough + Partners.