Chicago Bike Week aims to build a community around personal health and environmentalism
This Friday, June 16, marks the start of Chicago Bike Week. This week of bicycle-centric programming dates back to 1991, when the Chicago Bicycle Federation first launched the campaign. The followi…
The World’s 10 Tallest New Buildings of 2015
The following list, originally published on BuzzBuzzHome, is based on data from the Council on Tall Buildings and Urb...
How the Tree Outside Your Window Helps You Save Money
New study highlights the energy-saving benefits of city trees.
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IoT Revolution: 5 Ways the Internet of Things Will Change Transportation
The IoT will revolutionize transportation, creating a more efficient and connected way to travel.
How Can Engineers and Architects Impact Climate Change?
It keeps getting hotter and many people are unsure why. Global warming is in full effect; here's how engineers and architects can impact the climate change.
Study finds enough fecal matter on McDonald's touchscreens to put people in the hospital
Researchers tested touchscreens at eight different McDonald's locations and found fecal bacteria on every one of them, according to findings published in Metro. The British paper tested six locations in London, and two in Birmingham and found enough bacterial matter to put people in the hospital. Senior lecturer in microbiology at London Metropolitan University Dr Paul Matewele told Metro:We were all surprised how much gut and fecal bacteria there was on the touchscreen machines.
(Michael L. Naclerio, Inc.) Hardscape Patio Tip
This video showcases an easy and faster way to spruce up an outdoor patio by adding brick pavers. No need to rip up your existing concrete patio. Michael Nac...
What Is Environmental Engineering Anyway?
Ever since humanity first decided to stop wandering through the wilderness in order to create a more permanent, stationary civilization we have engineered the land to suit our needs. From the construction of aqueducts and canals to the building of bridges, we have manipulated the world around us in order to provide the communities we …
Sinkholes can range in size from the size of a dinner plate to the size of an intersection! They can be a real danger to the public, so it’s important to know how to detect them.