#climate-change Stories

Is Climate-Cooling Paint Coming to a Hardware Store Near You?

Purdue University researchers are starting to get the world’s whitest white paint out of...

Documenting Climate Change Through Art

The newly launched World Weather Network is mounting 28 art projects around the world to track the...

The World Is Burning Up. Buildings Are Partly to Blame

Deadly heat waves swept across Europe this week, once again illustrating the all-too-real effects...

Unpacking Miami’s New 40-Year Plan Against Rising Sea Levels

Miami releases the Stormwater Master Plan, a comprehensive guide that outlines how South Florida...

Business of Design
The Rich Are Aviation Super Emitters

One percent of the global population causes more than half of all carbon pollution emitted by the...

Design Dispatch
Working From Home Could Lead to a Housing Emissions Crisis, Royal Institute of British Architects Warns

In the U.K., RIBA is cautioning the government that the increase in people working from home will...

These Beautiful Rugs Were Inspired by Climate-Change Anxiety

Fernando Mastrangelo addresses the precarious condition of the planet in a new collection of floor...

Design Dispatch: July 5, 2017

Our daily take on the world through the lens of design.