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Registration Open for Community Training in Ecological Design

UNH Cooperative Extension is offering a four-part training on ecological design from January 14 through February 4, 2015. Using permaculture design principles, the training targets community leaders, planning board members, conservation commissions, landscape designers and architects, agricultural commissions, and energy committees, town road agents, maintenance personnel, and engineers. 229 more words

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Architectural Ficciones I - Beijing Bebop 2440


I have been a bad host, I know it. Mea Culpa. It has been over a year since my last post. Life gets in the way. 1,957 more words


Extending Scenario Design: A Technological Perspective of the Future

What follows is a summary of the key points relating to technology within the group scenario project. I have dealt with the technological perspective of the groups STEEP analysis, although there is some overlap into social and political aspects of the scenario. 664 more words

Primary Research: Interaction Analysis

Interactions are often complex and multi-faceted, requiring and outputting direct and indirect signals in various modalities throughout their duration. In the example below I explore a particular dining interaction geographically and culturally specific to Japan in Nielsen’s multi-level interaction analysis framework (Nielsen, 1986), taking into account semiotic modes and sensory modalities, and discuss how automation has influenced the dining cultural of Japan. 741 more words

The High Line; What Makes a Garden?

The best landscapes enable us to see something new or to see something familiar from a new perspective.

That is certainly the case with New York City’s High Line.  540 more words

Garden Inspiration