Each facet of the built environment has the capacity to create a positive experience, enhance our health, and strengthen our communities. We live surrounded by concrete, glass, brick, and asphalt for most of our day, while we breathe processed air, drink recycled water and listen to the sounds of the city. Cities are writing new
This video is sponsored by Siemens. I’m on Patreon! Consider supporting this channel: Check out the pLAn here: Cities are a great scale to think about sustainability. And no city is more interesting to consider than Los Angeles. Yes, the city well-known for its traffic and smog. A. B. 2. Resources:
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Michael Reynolds had a dream. The architect wanted to build completely self-sufficient houses that are part of the environment, rather than a burden on it. An ideal home would be made from recycled materials, maintain a comfortable climate, generate sustainable power from renewable sources, treat its sewage, and provide clean potable water, as well as
Dr. Love focuses his work on issues of social justice and sustainability in education. He is currently working on a book entitled “Reclaiming Education for Regenerative Sustainability and Peace: A Pedagogy of Ecological Regeneration, Social and Cultural Peace, and Economic Prosperity” focusing on recontextualizing education in a framework of ecological, social, cultural, and economic sustainability,
AI experts predict how AIs can be used to model environmental systems so we can learn how to reduce human’s impact on the planet and build a more sustainable planet. ————————————— ABOUT XPRIZE XPRIZE is an educational (501c3) nonprofit organization whose mission is to bring about radical breakthroughs for the benefit of humanity, thereby
Tim Cole discusses the role of leadership in addressing sustainability challenges. He suggests “People don’t follow the plan, they follow the man”. Tim Cole is the Sustainability Officer for Virginia Beach City Public Schools and the Vice President of the Green Schools National Network. Tim was instrumental in the promotion and development of the first
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Reinventing mobility with sustainability in mind takes more than just a vision. You need answers to a plethora of emerging questions, the first of which is: Where does sustainability begin? The answer: in the same place as it ends. Sustainability characterises the thoughts and actions of the BMW Group. Which is why the BMW Group
Whether you aim to develop global policies or lead local community initiatives, our Sustainability program prepares you with the skills and experience to create change for a better world. Hear from our students, faculty, and advisors about the Harvard Extension School experience.