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    London Luxury Hotel Opens in Preserved Art Deco Garage
    Jan 27
    By Catherine A. Cardno, Ph.D.

    The facade of a historic 1920s art deco garage in London has been carefully retained and a luxury hotel is built within its walls.

     

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    Team Field-Tests Wastewater Liners in India
    Jan 27
    By Kevin Wilcox

    Researchers are testing a high-performance membrane that has the potential to greatly enhance sanitation in developing countries. 

     

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    Academies Study Calls for National Effort to Reduce Coastal Risks
    Jan 27
    By Catherine A. Cardno, Ph.D.

    A report conducted by the National Research Council and sponsored by the United States Army Corps of Engineers calls for a united, national vision for coastal risk management.

     

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    Sea Level Rise Increasing More Rapidly than Once Thought
    Jan 27
    By Kevin Wilcox

    Researchers examining tidal-gauge records find that global mean sea level increased more slowly between 1901 and 1990 than once believed, but the increase in recent decades is more pronounced.

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    Downtown Los Angeles Ditches its Flat Roofs
    Jan 20
    By T.R. Witcher

    New fire safety regulations may remove helipads from skyscrapers, opening the door to more creative architecture that could transform the city's skyline.

     

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    Record Number of Tall Buildings Completed Last Year
    Jan 20
    By Kevin Wilcox

    After two years of decline, 2014 sees more tall buildings completed than ever in one year, China leading the way.