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Water and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

In 2015, the United Nations new development goals, known as the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), were brought into effect (http://www.undp.org/content/undp/en/home/sustainable-development-goals.html).

The SDGs seek to achieve substantial country-level improvements across 17 broad development goals. 804 kata lagi


Communicating with agents in the field using urban environments and artefacts of consumer society

Further to my post yesterday on the subject of haptic and other kinds of supportive and CBT-based environments, I would like to explain today one of the means by which such support may be being provided – in my case (if it be the case), without a) explicit knowledge or b) known informed consent, though – at what I judge to be this late stage – with a fairly broad and accepting collaboration on my part; in other cases, perhaps both being givens, without either given becoming detrimental to the experiment and experience generated. 2.264 kata lagi

Thought Experiments

People I Don't Know - Part 8

I visited Cividale in Friuli Venezia Giulia,

north-east Italy

and realised

I didn’t know anybody.

This didn’t come as a surprise.

I don’t know many people. 12 kata lagi


Urban Environments Joins RNDD

The River North Design District (RNDD) is excited to welcome our newest Affiliate Member to our group, Urban Environments!

A full scale design atelier with over 18 years of experience, Urban Environments strives to exceed the high standards of their clientele. 85 kata lagi

Chicago Showroom

Birds and the City

Songbirds’ innovative behavioral adaptation in urban environments has fitness costs and benefits.

Cities are environments which bring humans and wildlife into close contact, where both parties must adjust their behavior to accommodate the activities of the other. 110 kata lagi


Helping to keep rivers healthy all over the world

By Catherine Leigh

We all want healthy rivers. They provide us with fresh water and food, they bring us peace and enjoyment, and a huge variety of plants and animals call them home. 502 kata lagi


BRV Debris Flows 1999

In December 1999 Vargas province in  the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela was by many debris flows, made of sand, gravel, boulders and trees, with a consistency similar to concrete. 390 kata lagi

Urban Environments