Space Satellites

Space Satellites to Help Solve Environmental Challenges

NASA has been visiting space since the 1950s when it was created. One of its earliest missions was to launch space satellites to communicate with stations on Earth. In 2022, the¬†federal aerospace agency¬†will launch six small satellites called “smallsats” to observe tropical storms on Earth. It will help scientists understand [...]

Green Buildings

Green Building for a Sustainable Future

Now that the environment has become a leading social and business issue of deep concern, green development is on the rise. The growing awareness of climate change is driving green initiatives to the forefront in the construction industry and beyond. Here’s a look at how green buildings are contributing to [...]

Sustainable Building

Sustainability and IoT: Designing the Buildings of Tomorrow

Architects and designers can play a big role in making sustainable buildings that are attractive and comfortable for each person who uses them. In addition to including sustainable design concepts in new construction, sustainable design advocates commonly encourage retrofitting existing buildings rather than building anew. Retrofitting an existing building can [...]