San Francisco is doubling the rate at which the city builds protected bike lanes after several high-profile cyclist deaths. Brock Keeling via Curbed

Paint isn’t protection. Bike lanes need barriers

It’s pretty simple—cities shouldn’t let their cyclists get run over. By Alissa Walker May is National Bike Month. Most years, I’ve commemorated the month with a lighthearted story about the joys of pedal-propelled travel, or how fun it is to ride with kids. But, as we’ve...
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Are design professionals liable for failing to anticipate the effects of climate change?

Two experts give advice to architects about their legal liability in designing for climate change in their projects—just following code may not be enough. By Larry Dany and Nick Boyd We do not need more vivid reminders that extreme weather events have the potential to cause...
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“We have lost sight of what design thinking actually is”

Design thinking courses give the whole concept a bad name, say Charlotte and Peter Fiell, but when rigorously applied, real design thinking can help solve problems. Charlotte and Peter Fiell Design thinking courses give the whole concept a bad name. But when rigorously applied,...
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20 days left to enter Dezeen Awards 2019

With 20 days to go until Dezeen Awards entries close, there’s still time to make sure that your work is seen by some of the biggest names in the industry. Olivia Ladanyi With 20 days to go until entries close for Dezeen Awards 2019, there’s still time to get your work...
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