Miami Green Homes


Architectural Diagrams: 10 Clever Storage Solutions for Tiny Apartments – Architizer Journal

Great article with some nice ideas for intelligent storage.

Architectural Diagrams: 10 Clever Storage Solutions for Tiny Apartments – Architizer Journal
— Read on architizer.com/blog/practice/details/architectural-diagrams-storage-solutions-for-tiny-apartments/



2020 Pritzker Architecture Prize Goes To Yvonne Farrell And Shelley McNamara : NPR
March 4, 2020, 10:49 pm
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Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara founded Grafton Architects in Dublin in 1978. The Pritzker Architecture Prize jury called the two Irish architects “beacons” in a male-dominated field.
— Read on www.npr.org/2020/03/03/811030441/in-a-first-architectures-most-prestigious-prize-is-awarded-to-two-women



A Vaccine Won’t Stop the New Coronavirus – The Atlantic
February 28, 2020, 11:44 pm
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…and a little more one the COVID-19 virus, with a lot more depth and research. Hopefully the last post on this topic from this site.

Most cases are not life-threatening, which is also what makes the virus a historic challenge to contain.
— Read on www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2020/02/covid-vaccine/607000/



2019 Coronavirus (COVID-19): Symptoms,Treatment, Prevention
February 27, 2020, 10:56 pm
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I found this article helpful in understanding the COVID virus a bit better amidst growing concern. As noted, the research is ongoing, so this is merely a snippet in time.

The 2019 novel coronavirus or COVID-19 is a new type of coronavirus. Learn all about this type of coronavirus and how to prevent it.
— Read on www.healthline.com/health/coronavirus-covid-19



Amazon Opens Cashierless Supermarket in Latest Push to Sell Food – WSJ
February 26, 2020, 6:09 pm
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The e-commerce giant rolled out its checkout-free “Go” technology in a large grocery store and plans to license the cashierless system to other retailers.
— Read on www.wsj.com/articles/amazon-opens-cashierless-supermarket-in-latest-push-to-sell-food-11582617660



AIA Miami, USGBS and Blink present – EV Infrastructure & Sustainable Building Practices Tickets, Thu, Feb 20, 2020 at 6:00 PM | Eventbrite

Eventbrite – Blink Charging presents EV Infrastructure & Sustainable Building Practices – Thursday, February 20, 2020 at The Miami Center for Architecture & Design, Miami, FL. Find event and ticket information.

— Read on and Register:

www.eventbrite.com/e/ev-infrastructure-sustainable-building-practices-tickets-70508267125



Solar System Guide for South Florida – guest post by Reese Lawley
January 16, 2020, 8:45 pm
Filed under: Uncategorized

Solar energy is the cheapest, most accessible and plentiful energy source on the planet. It is possible to run solar power for everyday electrical uses such as air conditioners, water heaters and anything that works with gas and electricity. We’ve compiled a plethora of information solar energy answering common questions such as “What is solar energy?” and “Is solar right for me?”, plus so much more. The guide was created for consumers that need assistance in learning about and making purchasing decisions pertaining to solar energy. In it, we have information about the way solar works, who is a good candidate for solar, and the different types of solar.

Check out the full guide here:

https://west-palm-beach.consumeraffairs.com/solar-energy-companies-west-palm-beach/



Australia Wildlife buschfire rescue help

Interested in helping with bushfire rescue help but concerned about Social Media cons?

Here is some solid direction from a local friend in Melbourne, Australia (Thank you Otto !) to avoid any potential scams:

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“The state government has set up an independent reife fund organization. Via a larger domestic bank, as they are best to handle money and are audited by government to not cream up.
The government has also stated that funds are to be redirected as fast as possible to people. Insurance companies have flown in assessors from OS to help out and expedite things.
You can make an online donation if you click on the link below:
 
You will need to put in the following address as it will not accept an overseas address.
PO Box 480 
Bendigo 
VIC 
3550
 
If you use your email address for the donation, this will generate an automated tax receipt directly to you.
 
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To make a donation via Paypal/ EFT please use the following bank account details –
 
Account Number: 150 331 916
BSB Number: 633 000
SWIFT: BENDAU3B
Bank Account Name: Bushfire Disaster Appeal 
Reference: Insert Name of Donor and the Name of Appeal you are donating to.
 
There is a list of Bushfire appeals on our website https://www.communityenterprisefoundation.com.au/make-a-donation/
 
If you require a taxation receipt please email the foundation team at Foundation.mailbox@bendigoadelaide.com.au and please include reference details and amount donated.

 



An Adventure Through The Afterlife Of Our Discarded Stuff In ‘Secondhand’ | On Point

The need for used items to have a secondhand life is increasing both in the U.S. and around the world. We unpack where your used, discarded and donated stuff ends up after its left your possession.
— Read on www.wbur.org/onpoint/2019/11/12/travels-through-the-afterlife-of-our-discarded-stuff-in-secondhand

Excellent and important topic!!



There Goes The Neighborhood: Miami – Part 2 (From The Stakes) | WLRN

The fear of mass displacement isn’t paranoia for black people in Liberty City. It’s family history. WLRN and WYNC studios present the second episode of a
— Read on www.wlrn.org/post/there-goes-neighborhood-miami-part-2-stakes