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[Translate] By CHANG-TAI HSIEH and ENRICO MORETTI   NYTIMES Houses fill the landscape near the Bay Bridge in San Francisco. Credit...

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[Translate] WET LAND NEEDS WETLANDS Share Written by Ana Campoy David Yanofsky   QZ.COM August 29, 2017 Since Houston, Texas was...

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[Translate] by Nicole Gentile – Guest Contributor CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: wikimedia commons Vieques National Wildlife Refuge....

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[Translate] Environment The unwarranted dismissal of Charles Lester, the respected head of the California Coastal Commission, was...

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[Translate] THE DIRT by Jared Green O Street Market, before / Wikipedia O Street Market, after / City Market at O How does a...

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[Translate] The California Coastal Commission may be buckling to pressure from developers. We must act now! The California Coastal...

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[Translate] David Friedlander   LIFE EDITED Architecture In Manhattan, the average cost of a studio apartment is $2,418 (non...

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[Translate] Rampant development has killed off 70 percent of the region’s life-giving reefs. The Palm Jumeirah development in Dubai,...

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[Translate] David Friedlander   LIFE EDITED Architecture This site has long followed Seattle’s ongoing micro-apartment saga. Here’s a...

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[Translate] David Friedlander   life edited Architecture Real estate is a big and often lucrative business. The reason is fairly...

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[Translate] Reuters By Tim Kovach GRIST The past week has brought widespread devastation throughout Texas, as torrential rain and...

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[Translate] Environment The Sierra Club says the proposed development would be a “defacement” of the Grand Canyon. By...

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U.S. Braces for Even Worse Wil...

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[Translate]   By Kieran Cooke, Climate News Network  VIA TRUTHDIG Forest fires rage in the mountains above the urban sprawl of Rancho...

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[Translate] Economy It’s a caffeinated spin on the old chicken-and-egg question: which came first? By Jana Kasperkevic / The...

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[Translate] Washington business model: spouses spot deals with huge upsides. By Steven Rosenfeld / AlterNet January 19, 2015 Photo...

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[Translate]  |  By MITCH WEISS and MICHAEL BIESECKER ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Developer Richard Green had nearly everything in place to...

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[Translate] By Ellis Woodman  ARCHITECT’S JOURNAL Tony Fretton’s Wiltshire housing scheme flies in the face of local...

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[Translate]   Environment   EcoWatch / By Anastasia Pantsios  via ALTERNET   Watchdog groups are taking mogul Peter Nygård to court...

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[Translate]   Environment   City Limits / By Jarrett Murphy Archive articles, federal documents, slideshows and more on the three big...

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Sprawl Messed Up

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Another community garden bites the dust…

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California planning low-carbon...

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I don’t know if you’ve ever been to Newark, Calif., …

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In an unprecedented move that’s being called the largest “mountain-moving project” …

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San Francisco approves micro a...

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Always wanted to live in an adorable Tiny House except..

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