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A dismantled post office destroys more than mail service

Patty Heyda, Washington University in St Louis The U.S. Postal Service is under threat of collapse and privatization. This comes after years of federal political...

Making the most of a tree epidemic

Sasa Zivkovic, Cornell University and Leslie Lok, Cornell University A large portion of North America’s 8.7 billion ash trees are now infested by a beetle...

Should architecturally significant low-income housing be preserved?

Ashima Krishna, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York and Kerry Traynor, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York This past...

If you’re not getting enough nature during the lockdown, try bringing...

Kevin Nute, University of Hawaii Pandemics change everything, including the way we design buildings. After the 1918 Spanish flu and the scourge of tuberculosis, there was...

Solar farms, power stations and water treatment plants can be attractions...

Margaret Birney Vickery, University of Massachusetts Amherst Amid the economic and social fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic, many people see the process of restarting society...

Yes, websites really are starting to look more similar

Sam Goree, Indiana University Over the past few years, articles and blog posts have started to ask some version of the same question: “Why are...

Why so many architects are angered by ‘Making Federal Buildings Beautiful...

Kai Gutschow, Carnegie Mellon University Decades of federal architectural policy would be upended if the Trump administration follows through on an executive order that was...

Want better tips? Go for gold

Na Young Lee, University of Dayton Although tipping is generally thought to be a voluntary payment meant to express gratitude to a service worker, the...

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March Madness: With gambling legal in eight states, who really wins?

John Affleck, Pennsylvania State University March means springtime, but also breathless headlines of Cinderellas, busted brackets and buzzer beaters. This year, it’ll also include talk of...