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UK Green Building Council picks 17 "exemplary sustainable projects" for COP26 virtual pavilion

UK Green Building Council picks 17 "exemplary sustainable projects" for COP26 virtual pavilion

14 hours ago   |   Dezeen

Seventeen sustainable projects, including a timber cultural centre in Sweden , a school built from bamboo and 3D-printed clay homes , will be exhibited in the Build Better Now...
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Normal people are run out of town in Battersea Power Station's plastic playground | Zoe Williams |

17 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Battersea Power Station has become a plastic playground, and it has all kinds of ways - architectural and personal - to make someone feel small I read something once about...
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The big idea: Is the era of the skyscraper over?

1 day ago   |   The Guardian

Has the pandemic put an end to the age of cities competing for ever taller buildings? Oliver Wainwright discusses the staying power of the high rise Can you hear the death...
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‘We are more than just The Scream' - inside Oslo's mega tilting Munch museum

1 day ago   |   The Guardian

With 26,700 artworks, this £235m tilting tower is a mighty tribute to the tormented Norwegian artist How fitting that a building dedicated to the life and work of Edvard Munch...
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Want to see the real Catalonia? Then look beyond Barcelona

1 day ago   |   The Guardian

From Pyrenean peaks to flamingo-dotted deltas, a new tour draws visitors away from busy Barcelona On a hushed, narrow street decorated with wrought-iron balconies in the small...
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Frame and fortune: the importance of providing the right environment for your wall displays

2 days ago   |   The Independent

From artwork to architecture, content to context, there's lot to consider before you grab your hammer and nails and put up a picture, writes Anya Cooklin-Lofting
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Mismatch plates and hang art low: 18 ways to create a more beautiful home

2 days ago   |   The Guardian

Matt Gibberd, founder of high-end architectural estate agency The Modern House, shares his top tips For the past 16 years, I have spent my days nosing round other people's...
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This week David Adjaye unveiled an upside-down skyscraper

This week David Adjaye unveiled an upside-down skyscraper

3 days ago   |   Dezeen

This week on Dezeen , Adjaye Associates proposed a supertall skyscraper in New York that has a series of cantilevers to give it a dramatic, inverted appearance. Adjaye...
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What does the Apple M1 Max tell us about a potential M1 “Ultra”

What does the Apple M1 Max tell us about a potential M1 “Ultra”

3 days ago   |   TechRadar

The launch of Apple's new M1 Pro and the M1 Max hardware has been met with a lot of “ohhhs” and “ahhhs” as Apple kept dishing out numbers and specs to an army of analysts...
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Luxo, Jr. and Mystique inspire novel approaches to shapeshifting materials

Luxo, Jr. and Mystique inspire novel approaches to shapeshifting materials

3 days ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / Harvard scientists built "Totimorphic" structural materials that can adopt and maintain any possible shape. Scientists at Case Western Reserve University and Tufts...
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Sir David Attenborough says to act on climate change now or it will be too...

Sir David Attenborough says to act on climate change now or it will be too late ahead of COP26

The climate conference in Glasgow has been billed as the last best chance to keep global temperature rises to no more than 1.5C. Read more ...

6 Emmerdale spoilers for next week: Kerry returns and Kim gets a shock at...

6 Emmerdale spoilers for next week: Kerry returns and Kim gets a shock at Andrea's memorial

Charity Dingle plans to rob wealthy Chloe Harris and is stunned to find Kerry Wyatt is her housekeeper! But what other secrets is Chloe keeping? Kim Tate gets some nasty... Read more ...

Coronation Street spoilers: Corey Brent plots to flee country as murder...

Coronation Street spoilers: Corey Brent plots to flee country as murder evidence exposed

Coronation Street fans will see Corey Brent's villainy exposed soon but will he be brought to justice for killing Seb Franklin? Read more ...

“Very reliable” - Thomas Tuchel clear on his thoughts on Chelsea player...

“Very reliable” - Thomas Tuchel clear on his thoughts on Chelsea player who's contract talks have stalled

Yesterday there was some surprise news that broke regarding Chelsea and a new contract. We had all assumed that Andreas Christensen's new Chelsea contract was all but done bar... Read more ...

Jonny Greenwood shares two new songs from ‘The Power Of The Dog' soundtrack

Jonny Greenwood shares two new songs from ‘The Power Of The Dog' soundtrack

Jonny Greenwood has shared two new songs from his soundtrack to Jane Campion's forthcoming western drama The Power of the Dog . Read more ...

Brendan Fraser cast as villain in Batgirl movie and the Fraserenaissance is...

Brendan Fraser cast as villain in Batgirl movie and the Fraserenaissance is in full swing

Brendan Fraser will play Firefly More proof that the Fraserenaissance is in full swing - Brendan Fraser is set to take on the role of Firefly in the new Batgirl movie. It has... Read more ...

The best brown fashion pieces to get you through autumn

The best brown fashion pieces to get you through autumn

See the world in sepia When Adele released her new single ‘Easy On Me' last week, people around the world burst into tears about past relationships - whether they are were... Read more ...

Sunak must use Budget to scrap bonkers minimum pension age plans - they are...

Sunak must use Budget to scrap bonkers minimum pension age plans - they are a gift to scammers

The pensions industry is united against the reforms, which are needlessly complicated and would leave the door open to fraudsters, says Tom Selby of AJ Bell. Read more ...

Buying a holiday let: Can you get more for your money in the autumn?

Buying a holiday let: Can you get more for your money in the autumn?

Experts say holiday lets can be snapped up for less in November and December. We show you what you can get for your budget, with coastal homes from as little as £85,000. Read more ...

Inheritance tax named the UK's most hated levy - here's why

Inheritance tax named the UK's most hated levy - here's why

Inheritance tax has been named Britain's most hated tax, despite it being paid by only four per cent of the population. Read more ...