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Villa In Mykonos, Greece

Villa in Mykonos, Greece - ⁣ on the shores of Mykonos.Design: @math.arqviz[[-- NEWPAGE --]]Villa in Mykonos, Greece - ⁣ on the shores of Mykonos.D ...

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Caracalla Baths - Rome

Artificial Intelligence helps recreate Baths of Caracalla. The Baths of Caracalla were built around the year 216 for the use and enjoyment of the Rom ...

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"fried-egg" Canopy Tops Sunny Side Up Extension By

Architecture practice THISS Studio has reconfigured the dark interior of an interwar house in east London, adding an extension characterised by timber ...

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Prickly Desires 

The Cactus Hunters: Desire and Extinction in the Illicit Succulent Trade By Jared D. Margulies; Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2023; 392 ...

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A River Remembered

With Ghost Rivers, the designer Bruce Willen calls attention to Baltimore?s buried streams. By Timothy A. Schuler Ghost Rivers memorializes Sumwalt Ru ...

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Always Open

Louisville?s Speed Outdoors sets contemporary art amid a new Reed Hilderbrand landscape.  By Mark R. Long  The planned outdoor space sits near the i ...

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Keeping It Weird

In the landscape for a new taqueria, Ten Eyck Landscape Architects preserves a slice of Austin?s history. BY TIMOTHY A. SCHULER  ...

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A Place For Every Person

A new housing development in Arkansas is designed for neurodiversity and community. By Maci Nelson, Associate ASLA The master plan for South Cato Spri ...

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An Elegy In Granite

The allegorical assemblages of the Martin Luther King Jr. Monument. By Kofi Boone, FASLA Photography by Sahar Coston-Hardy, Affiliate ASLA I?ve been ...

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Backstory

TOPOPHYLA?S EXPLORATIONS IN AI HEAD DOWN THE GARDEN PATH. “The fascinating thing about this one is that it kind of does look like the finished ...

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Prepared to Change

Four Vermont landscape architects talk about the state?s devastating floods and how its unique culture and topography could be both a limitation and a ...

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Space To Grow

Dryland farming comes to the suburbs, thanks to an innovative community park. By Timothy A. Schuler An early sketch illustrates the designers? blended ...

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In Situ, Again

In Atlanta, a 30-year-old experimental garden finds a new, and more contextual, home. By Timothy A. Schuler  ...

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Nature Without Ecology

Piet Oudolf At Work By Piet Oudolf, with an introduction by Cassian Schmidt; London and New York City: Phaidon, 2023; 276 pages, $79.95. Reviewed by ...

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The Show Will Go On 

Marvel and Mecanoo give a storied dance theater in the Berkshires a second life. By Jane Margolies A rendering of the artist?s quad for what was once ...

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Destination Danville 

A rural city bets on water access and landscape amenities as the keys to economic revitalization. By Kim O’Connell The project coincides with a ...

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Close Encounters

Students in Spain bring the biodiversity of the tree canopy down to the ground. By Zach Mortice Designed and built by IAAC students, the observatory i ...

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Kongjian Yu: Found In Translation

The recent announcement of Kongjian Yu, FASLA, as the winner of the 2023 Cornelia Hahn Oberlander Prize sent us back to the archives for this piece on ...

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Book Review: Little Thrills

Letting Play Bloom: Designing Nature-Based Risky Play for Children By Lolly Tai; Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 2022; 240 pages, $50. Reviewe ...

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More Virtuous Circles

Prodded by new laws, designers join France?s emerging circular economy. By Ilana Cohen A detail by Wagon Landscaping shows an asphalt topcoat transfor ...

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Landmark Award: Vista Hermosa Natural Park

Vista Hermosa Natural Park Studio-MLA, Los Angeles? By Mimi Zeiger At the turn of the last century, the 10 acres on which Vista Hermosa Natural Park ...

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Rest Easier

Hoerr Schaudt?s revamped entry to Graceland Cemetery helps visitors slow down. By Zach Mortice ...

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Claude Cormier: How Sweet

There’s no swimming at Sugar Beach, but the crowds come anyway. By Daniel Jost, ASLA ?It?s 80 degrees Fahrenheit, or, as they say here in Toron ...

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A Designer’s Guide to the Twin Cities

Local firms share the best of Minneapolis’s food and design culture.   View this guide on Instagram   ...

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February 2023: Her Crown

On the cover: A mural of Shirley Chisholm by Danielle Mastrion, at Shirley Chisholm State Park in New York. Photo by Lexi Van Valkenburgh. ...

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JANUARY 2023: AL FAY PARK

ON THE COVER: Al Fay Park in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, by SLA. Photo by SLA/Phillip Handforth. ...

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December 2022 Preview: Quarry Garden in Minneapolis

ON THE COVER: Quarry Garden in Minneapolis by TEN x TEN Landscape Architecture and Urbanism. Photo by Gaffer Photography. Featured Story: ?Ten Times ...

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GREEN INFRASTRUCTURE BELOW THE BOTTOMS

BY ZACH MORTICE The West Bottoms Flats site is bisected by a narrow street, scaled as an intimate alley with landscaping. Image courtesy BNIM. In Kans ...

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ROME?S MILLENNIA OF ?MODERN RUINS?

BY ZACH MORTICE Robinson teaches landscape architecture at the University of Southern California, and his studio operates as the Office of Outdoor Re ...

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MANY STORIES MATTER

REVIEWED BY KOFI BOONE, ASLA?The Danger of a Single Story? is likely the most viewed treatise on the consequences of making one story the story of th ...

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ART DIRECTOR’S CUT, OCTOBER 23

The things our art director, Chris McGee, hated to leave out of the current issue of LAM. order single copies of the print issue from ASLA. Annual ...

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STEP BY STEP BY STEP

BY LESLEY PEREZ, ASSOCIATE ASLA With these lessons in mind, Merritt and Chase have been taking their visuals to nonprofits and foundations across the ...

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A GREATER CRATER

BY BRADFORD MCKEE The Crater Stairway follows the line of an overly worn path to the top. Photo by Thrainn Hauksson. On September 28, the Saxhóll Cra ...

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BRAND NEW

BY WENDY GILMARTIN Color, diversity, and collaboration were important themes in the rebranding strategy at Sasaki. Image courtesy Sasaki. Sasaki [Rebr ...

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ART DIRECTOR’S CUT, OCTOBER 4

The things our art director, Chris McGee, hated to leave out of the current issue of LAM. Courtesy Tyler Swingle From ?Shapes of Water? in the Octob ...

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THICKET OF THE MIND

BY TIMOTHY A. SCHULER Image courtesy Forge/Raft. But the most memorable day for both designers remains the day the 400 trees arrived. Because they had ...

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KNOCK IT OFF

As part of an ongoing effort to make content more accessible, LAM will be making select stories available to readers in Spanish. For a full list of t ...

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SELECTIONS FROM THE 2018 STUDENT AWARDS

BY ZACH MORTICE Derek Lazo and Serena Lousich’s project is intensely narrative and didactic, telling the story of the Pyramid Lake Paiute Reser ...

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ART DIRECTOR’S CUT, SEPTEMBER 20

The things our art director, Chris McGee, hated to leave out of the current issue of LAM. here and share it with your clients, colleagues, and friend ...

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DREAMS AND REGRETS

REVIEWED BY KELLY COMRAS, FASLAAn architectural model of Gruen?s Northland Center. The mall, built in Southfield, Michigan, opened in 1954. Image cour ...

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ALFRED CALDWELL: LIVE AND ARCHIVED

BY ZACH MORTICE Caldwell Farm. Image courtesy Ron Henderson, FASLA. Funded by the Graham Foundation, the series began in March with a lecture by Thoma ...

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THE RISING TIDEWATER, REVISITED

BY BRETT ANDERSON / PHOTOGRAPHY BY SAHAR COSTON-HARDY, AFFILIATE ASLA December 2017 issue, this isn?t a new story, and landscape architects, academic ...

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ART DIRECTOR’S CUT, SEPTEMBER 11

The things our art director, Chris McGee, hated to leave out of the current issue of LAM. Image courtesy Sunmee Lee, Student ASLA. From the September ...

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FAR FROM HOME

BY TIMOTHY A. SCHULER Avine Ismail, a Syrian refugee living in the Domiz camp in Iraq, tends a garden similar to one she grew in Damascus. Image court ...

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WHEN REAL ESTATE COLLAPSE WASHES ASHORE

BY ZACH MORTICE it estimates lost houses, lost home value, lost tax base, and lost population by the years 2035 and 2100. The report defines chronic d ...

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ALMOST WILDERNESS, MAYBE FOREVER

As part of an ongoing effort to make content more accessible, LAM will be making select stories available to readers in Spanish. For a full list of t ...

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TOOLING UP

BY SARAH COWLES Bay Area landscape studios team with local artisans to evolve CNC-fabricated site elements. FROM THE AUGUST 2018 ISSUE OF LANDSCAPE AR ...

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ART DIRECTOR’S CUT, AUGUST 16

The things our art director, Chris McGee, hated to leave out of the current issue of LAM. order single copies of the print issue from ASLA. Annual ...

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THE MOTHER ROAD?S YOUNGEST TELL ITS STORY

BY ZACH MORTICE decadent pie Instagrams essential to the shared narrative of Route 66. Each day the roadies set up the Airstream for meet-and-greets a ...

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HIGH STREETS

BY TIMOTHY A. SCHULER In Miami Beach, elevating streets is not without growing pains. FROM THE AUGUST 2018 ISSUE OF LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE MAGAZINE. F ...

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LOTS OF OPPORTUNITY

BY LISA OWENS VIANI A vacant lot on Massachusetts Avenue in Buffalo, New York; the conceptual design shows the multiple uses for the revamped lot. Ima ...

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THE STORY BENEATH OUR FEET

BY ZACH MORTICE Belgian block in St. Louis. Image courtesy Robin Williams. in a recent TEDx Talk, are an ?urban fingerprint unique to that place.? Tor ...

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THE HOLE STORY

BY CAROL E. BECKER A rendering produced by the Hornsby Shire Council shows how the strong topographic and vegetative features of the quarry and surro ...

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ART DIRECTOR’S CUT, JULY 19

The things our art director, Chris McGee, hated to leave out of the current issue of LAM. order single copies of the print issue from ASLA. Annual ...

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THE CLIMB FOR COFFEE

BY ZACH MORTICE “Altitudes” reorients formerly disused ecologies for the production of local cash crops, organized vertically in the Selva ...

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FLYING HIGH

BY RANDY GRAGG The Emirates Air Line in London. Image courtesy Matt Buck. Mike Deiparine, an engineer with SCJ Alliance, an engineering and landscape ...

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ART DIRECTOR’S CUT, JULY 10

The things our art director, Chris McGee, hated to leave out of the current issue of LAM. order single copies of the print issue from ASLA. Annual ...

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PALMS OUT

BY JANE BERGER ...

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THE DREAM SELLER

As part of an ongoing effort to make content more accessible, LAM will be making select stories available to readers in Spanish. For a full list of t ...

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FULL SPECTRUM

BY ZACH MORTICE Image courtesy Claude Cormier + Associates. Image courtesy Jean-Michael Seminaro. The city didn?t allow the firm to use municipal infr ...

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SUDDEN IMPACT

BY WENDY GILMARTIN ...

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NEW AT HQ: CLIMATE IMPERATIVES

BY BRADFORD MCKEE   Trying to integrate this matrix of recommendations into public policy making will be complex. Adam Ortiz, a panel member who i ...

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PROCESSING THROUGH PLAY

BY JEFF LINK Caregivers observe children at the Four Hills Village Park playground. Image courtesy MRWM Landscape Architects.  Set against the Sandia ...

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LABYRINTHS OF DEPENDENCE

BY ZACH MORTICE “The Labyrinth of Addiction.” Image courtesy the University of Illinois at Urbana?Champaign. But this diagram (assembled a ...

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ART DIRECTOR’S CUT, JUNE 7

The things our art director, Chris McGee, hated to leave out of the current issue of LAM. order single copies of the print issue from ASLA. Annual ...

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BRIDGE TO EVERYWHERE

As part of an ongoing effort to make content more accessible, LAM will be making select stories available to readers in Spanish. For a full list of t ...

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A “LOOP AND A STITCH” ACROSS ST. LOUIS’S D

BY ZACH MORTICE Stoss’s plan connects four parks along an axis that contains many of St. Louis’s most vital education institutions. Imag ...

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ART DIRECTOR’S CUT, MAY 24

The things our art director, Chris McGee, hated to leave out of the current issue of LAM. order single copies of the print issue from ASLA. Annual ...

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A HUMAN-MADE RIVER, MAROONED NO MORE"

BY ZACH MORTICE songs ever since. But in the 201 years since it began construction, the canal has been leapfrogged by nearly every manner of freight a ...

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WHERE LEAST MATTERS MOST

BY KATARINA KATSMA, ASLA National Olmsted Scholar finalist that same year. Since then, Alarcón, who is Peruvian, has been working with a multidiscipl ...

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CLOSER QUARTERS

BY JEFF LINK Urban Canid Project participants Marcus Mueller and Holly Hovanec apply an ear tag to a captured coyote. Photo by Jaymi Heimbuch. The st ...

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COLORADO STATE SUED OVER ACCREDITATION

BY ZACH MORTICE Twitter and Instagram. ...

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A SECOND CHANCE, JUST IN TIME

BY TIMOTHY A. SCHULER Among the ideas for the park is a land bridge to nearby historic sites, including Nashville?s 8th Avenue Reservoir. Image courte ...

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SCALE FACTOR / EL FACTOR DE ESCALA

As part of an ongoing effort to make content more accessible, LAM will be making select stories available to readers in Spanish. For a full list of t ...

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ART DIRECTOR’S CUT, APRIL 25

The things our art director, Chris McGee, hated to leave out of the current issue of LAM. order single copies of the print issue from ASLA. Annual ...

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SLOPE STYLE

BY ANNETTE WILKUS, FASLA A planting detail addressing root ball exposure with mounding. Coordination between the grading plan and this detailis needed ...

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OUT OF TIME / SAINDO DO TEMPO

As part of an ongoing effort to make content more accessible, LAM will be making select stories available to readers in different languages. For a fu ...

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PARISIAN ACCENTS / LA TOUCHE PARISIENNE

As part of an ongoing effort to make content more accessible, LAM will be making select stories available to readers in different languages. For a fu ...

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LANDSCAPE TONICS FOR CIVIC TRAUMA

BY ZACH MORTICE Twitter and Instagram.  ...

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MAINTENANCE MATTERS

BY WENDY GILMARTIN ...

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ART DIRECTOR’S CUT, APRIL 10

The things our art director, Chris McGee, hated to leave out of the current issue of LAM. Photo by Jerry Bauer. From “Battered, But Not Broken� ...

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SOFT POWER IN MOSCOW

BY STEPHEN ZACKS Union of Russian Architects ended inconclusively; a second design competition the next year run by Strelka KB, the for-hire arm of th ...

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RE-GROWING DETROIT?S URBAN EDGE

BY ZACH MORTICE Community advisers at Gantry Plaza State Park in New York City. Photo by Stephen McGee. Throughout this process, 21 ?community adviser ...

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PROMISED LAND / LA TIERRA PROMETIDA

As part of an ongoing effort to make content more accessible, LAM will be making select stories available to readers in Spanish. For a full list of t ...

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RADICAL FUTURES FROM THE SCI-FI CANON

BY ZACH MORTICE Twitter and Instagram.  ...

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ART DIRECTOR’S CUT, MARCH 22

The things our art director, Chris McGee, hated to leave out of the current issue of LAM. order single copies of the print issue from ASLA. Annual ...

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THE DISABILITY RIGHTS ROLLBACK

BY BRADFORD MCKEE ...

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MIND, SOUL, DESIGN

BY KATARINA KATSMA, ASLA The Inward Garden. Each space, whether inspired by the embrace of ?the sea,? the enclosure of ?the harbor,? or the isolation ...

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ART DIRECTOR’S CUT, MARCH 15

The things our art director, Chris McGee, hated to leave out of the current issue of LAM. order single copies of the print issue from ASLA. Annual ...

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THE TINY MENACE

BY ANNE RAVER Removal of a damaged oak at Huntington Botanical Gardens. Image courtesy of the Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Garde ...

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MCHARG CENTER LAUNCHES INTO RISING SEAS

BY ZACH MORTICE On the left, Miami today. On the right, Miami with seven feet of sea-level rise. Illustration courtesy Climate Central/Haisam Hussein. ...

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LANDSCAPE GAMES

BY MADELINE BODIN A traditional design concept drawing of the play area after the children?s input. Image courtesy MIG, Inc. ?It can be hard to commun ...

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A FOREST IN THE CITY IN THE FOREST / UN BOSQUE EN LA CIUDAD

As part of an ongoing effort to make content more accessible, LAM will be making select stories available to readers in Spanish. For a full list of t ...