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THE CORRUPTION OF WOOD

Trees are fundamental to urban landscapes and natural ecosystems. Wood from trees is a fundamental material for architecture.

The tension between wood in living trees, and wood in buildings and other products, is arguably at an all-time-high on planet Earth.   (Published in the Building Context department, 2012.1024)

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Architectural Products Around the Web

SAGE Unveils Dynamic Glass Control System with in-Pane Zoning — Sage Presss Release, 2012.1113

Escalating Trade Disputes for Chinese-Made Solar Panels — ENN, 2012.1106

Sail-Inspired Turbine Promises Cheaper Wind Energy — SciDev Net, 2012.1105

Mansfield Energy Installs 100 kW Solar Array — Solar Industry, 2012.1105

Study Reveals High Levels of Formaldehyde in Child Day Care Centers — ENN, 2012.1026

The Corruption of Wood — ArchitectureWeek, 2012.1024

World Insulation Markets Analyzed in New Market Research Reports — Sacramento Bee, 2012.1023

Building-Integrated Photovoltaics Facilitate Multifunctional Solutions — Market Watch, 2012.1023

Schindler Breaks Ground on New Penn Plant — Evening Sun, 2012.1022

Green Roof and Green Wall Market Growing Like Weeds — Environmental Leader, 2012.1022

Carbondale Manufacturer Helping Build One World Trade Center — Times-Tribune, 2012.1022

'Butterfly Wing' Buildings Would Never Need Painting — Tech News Daily, 2012.1016

Grade II Listed 1960's Olivetti Training Centre GRP Building Shows Longevity of Crystic Gelcoat — JEC Composites, 2012.1015

Construction Materials Manufacturing Drops Again — DesignBuild Source (Australia), 2012.1008

Canadian Construction Material Costs Remained Lethargic in August — Daily Commercial News and Construction Record, 2012.1003

UK Construction Sector Rooted in Contraction for Now — World Cement, 2012.1002

New Fire-Resistant Nanomaterials Are More Sustainable for the Construction and Electricity Sectors — Nanowerk, 2012.1002

Phil Ross: Fungus as a Building Material — Glasstire, 2012.1001

Environmentally Friendly Roofing Materials — Greener Ideal, 2012.0923

3M's New Twist on Interior Lighting Fixtures Draws Glowing Reviews — Star Tribune, 2012.0922

San Diego Architecture and Security Systems Design — La Jolla Light, 2012.0918

Acoustic Insulation Materials: An Interview with Acoustica — AZo Materials, 2012.0905

Regalmark's Motiva Office Furniture Line Brings Authentic Italian Design within Reach — ArchitectureWeek, 2012.0829

Gulf Building Costs Surge on Demand for Materials — The National, 2012.0826

Slipping Sustainability through the Back Door — Sierra Club, 2012.0824

New Refrigerators Could Help Planet Stay Cooler — Building Green, 2012.0820

Rising Building Material Costs Could Crimp Construction Gains — U.S. News, 2012.0816

Bamboo: The New Super Construction Material — Physorg, 2012.0816

in Architecture, Wood Is Now on the Cutting Edge — The Globe and Mail, 2012.0815

Recycled Glass Used as Construction Material — Bernews, 2012.0815

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Design Tools Around the Web

Bentley's GenerativeComponents Helps Architects Push the Limits of Building Design — Cadalyst, 2012.1115

Bentley Announces Winners of 2012 Be Inspired Awards — Bentley Press Release, 2012.1115

Get More Information from Your CAD Users — Cadalyst, 2012.1114

When Should You Replace Old Hardware and Software? — Cadalyst, 2012.1114

The Building Energy Cloud Platform, Apps Included — Green Tech Media, 2012.1114

ArchiCAD 15 Hotfix for IFC Issues — Graphisoft Press Release, 2012.1112

Getting into BIM in Kuwait — AECbytes, 2012.1108

Soffit and Bulkhead Modelling in Revit — AECbytes, 2012.1103

A Quick Look at Four Books on BIM — AECbytes, 2012.1103

A 3-D Printed House That Grows Like Human Bone — Fast Company, 2012.1102

Apple's Mobile Software and Retail Chiefs to Depart — New York Times, 2012.1029

Hearing the Future of Architecture — Metropolis, 2012.1023

Sketchup Styles for Performance — SketchUp ur Space, 2012.1021

Autodesk Simulation 360 — Develop 3D, 2012.1019

Tracing Graphic Images in Revit's Family Editor — AECbytes, 2012.1018

The Community Contributes to Better Architecture and Engineering — Cadalyst, 2012.1018

Let's Critique AutoCAD's Parametric Constraints — CAD Nauseum, 2012.1017

Autodesk Certifies Microdesk for Simulation — TenLinks, 2012.1017

Gehry Technologies Announces Availability of GTeam — Gehry Technologies, 2012.1017

Simple Shadow Diagrams in ArchiCAD — CAD Image, 2012.1016

Add More Fonts for AutoCAD — CAD Notes, 2012.1016

NVIDIA Releases CUDA 5 — NVIDIA Press Release, 2012.1015

CameraMatch 2013 Plug-in Released — Planet Vectorworks, 2012.1015

Tip: Quickly Add Additional Objects with the Same Properties and Settings — Cadalyst, 2012.1009

3D Systems Acquires Rapidform — 3D Systems Press Release, 2012.1009

Chief Architect X5 Released — Chief Architect Press Release, 2012.1009

How to Be the Next Autodesk - Simple as ABC, Part 1 — CAD Insider, 2012.1008

World, Meet REFLEX — Autodesk User Group International, 2012.1008

Wall Footing Relationship Revisited — Autodesk Building Coder Blog, 2012.1008

You Dropped a BOM on Me, PLM 360 — Autodesk PLM 360, 2012.1005

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