Monday, January 7th, 2013
As neighborhoods devastated by Hurricane Sandy begin drafting plans for reconstruction, some progressive architects and urban planners are arguing that the emerging science of biomimicry offers a way forward. The notion is that the next generation of waterfront designs could draw inspiration from the intricate ways that plants and animals have adapted to their situations over hundreds of millions of years.
Friday, October 12th, 2012
Subash Sharma came to New York from his native Bhutan in 1999 as a political refugee. At the time, he only knew one other person in the city who hailed from his small South Asian country. That has changed dramatically in the last few years.
Thursday, April 19th, 2012
“I Marched Along” is an ongoing multi-media project featuring a series of documentary-style interviews with Egyptian citizens, activists, politicians and public figures who discuss if and how the upheaval in Egypt will impact women.
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