Why the future of is efficient, safe, and sustainable buildings

Throughout my life, I’ve traveled to many places for work, pleasure, and education. Often with family, sometimes alone. Whether I am in Barcelona or Buenos Aires, Austin or Cleveland, Doha or Tel-Aviv, or closer to home exploring Manhattan, I’m always struck by the variation in the built environment. Of course, cities look different based on … Read more

Tech goes the distance to protect national parks and keep hikers safe

By Betsy Verecky Every year, 3 million hikers gear up and set out with their backpacks to hike the Appalachian Trail. “We call them NoBos—north bounders,” says Jeff Marion, a biologist with the US Geological Survey who conducts studies in America’s national parks. A regular hiker himself, Marion thinks it’s wonderful when people explore the … Read more