28 Apr '11, 11pm

Are LEED-Certified Buildings Bird-Killing Machines? (Spoiler: No): When I am not blogging bi-weekly about green...

Are LEED-Certified Buildings Bird-Killing Machines? (Spoiler: No): When I am not blogging bi-weekly about green...

When I am not blogging bi-weekly about green buildings in New York at this space, I am writing for any other place that will have me, about whatever stories they’re interested in having me write. Sometimes, this can work out great — an editor emails to ask me if I’m interested in writing about the space shuttle program, and I am, and then I do it . For the most part, though, the ideas have to start with me, and they have to be the sort of thing that editors are interested in running. Their criteria for a good story, by and large, are different from mine — I might prefer to write a long essay about why the New Jersey Nets make me sad , say, while they might prefer something that people would be interested in reading. And while the places you go to read things online are still blessedly miles ahead of the nonstop frowny-face moron-carnival on television (unless you read The ...

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Bringing 'Living Buildings' to the people

Bringing 'Living Buildings' to the people

sustainableindustries.com 29 Apr '11, 1pm

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Did You Know Buildings Kill A Billion Birds A Year?

Did You Know Buildings Kill A Billion Birds A Y...

treehugger.com 26 Apr '11, 7pm

Buildings Kill A Billion Birds A Year; Its Time To Stop This Carnage Image Credit Magnus Bråth Creative Commons It's James...

Sprawl Can Be Worse than the Buildings Themselves

ecogeek.org 04 May '11, 2am

A very green and energy efficient building can be more than undone by locating that building in a remote area. Even a net-...