Hurricane Sandy cost New York nearly $11 billion in damage in 2012. A storm-related fire destroyed more than 100 homes in Breezy Point, Queens. AP Photo/Mark Lennihan

As the climate changes, architects and engineers need to design

Adaptation doesn’t mean what it used to. Nicholas Rajkovich In the past seven years, four major disasters have caused serious disruptions in the Northeast and Midwest United States. Hurricane Sandy slammed into New York City in 2012, inflicting nearly $11 billion in damage...
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Photograph is by Jason Blackeye.

“Let’s start designing the future that gives us a future”

The United Nations says we have just 12 years to take action against climate change. It’s the greatest design challenge in history, says Nicolas Roope. by Nicolas Roope. The climate is in trouble and we’ve now been given a deadline by the UN to pull our proverbial...
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