Monthly Archive for: ‘October, 2015’

  • Better ways to manage urban stormwater runoff

    Rain barrels, absorbent roofs, permeable pavement could help reduce waste October 16, 2015 Source:University of California – Irvine Summary:As meteorologists monitor the El Nino condition currently gaining strength in the Pacific Ocean, Californians look with hope to the much-needed rain and snow it could yield. …

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  • Concrete innovation makes Seattle skyscraper stable

    A University of Wisconsin-Madison engineer’s solution for streamlining the construction of skyscrapers is having a skyscraper moment in one of the most seismically active regions of the country. All coupling beams in the 1.5 million-square-foot Lincoln Square Expansion — which includes luxury condos, a hotel, …

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  • These ingenious tiny homes move with you from city to city.

    These ingenious tiny homes move with you from city to city. Watch this video for more information. https://www.facebook.com/techinsider/videos/422626244602404/

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