Office Profile: Wagon Landscaping

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Office Profile: Wagon Landscaping

Wagon-Landscaping is a landscape agency founded by two landscape-architects, François Vadepied and Mathieu Gontier joined by Estelle Ollivier, Camille Bourgeois, Pierre David, Gilles Garreau, Margaux Girerd. Since 2010, they work mainly in France, Europe and Russia. The Wagon-Landscaping philosophy Wagon-Landscaping philosophy keeps a gardener attitude in practicing and designing landscape to “keep right for experiment,…

Liberty For Plant Life in The City

Liberty For Plant Life in The City

Photo by Iris Rijskam Among urban planners, designers, and architects, the need to revitalize ecology in urban settings has not gone totally ignored. Though hardly enough has been done to temper the ever-expanding urban sprawl or to invite biodiversity into cities, one need not look far to find a growing interest in “green” developments in…

We’re on track to hit 1.5°C of warming in 2040. Here’s how it will change our work lives

We’re on track to hit 1.5°C of warming in 2040. Here’s how it will change our work lives

It’s September in the year 2040. A Hurricane Sandy-like storm is moving up the East Coast, forcing evacuations. In Colorado and California, smoke from massive wildfires has pushed air pollution levels so high that the government is telling people to stay indoors. In Missouri and Arkansas, weeks of rain have flooded highways and bridges. If…

She was seeking police reform, now she says she was subjected to a racist conspiracy

She was seeking police reform, now she says she was subjected to a racist conspiracy

She is the first black woman elected as the chief prosecutor in St. Louis.January 14, 2020, 6:28 PM6 min read St. Louis Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner has filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against the city and the St. Louis police union that alleges a coordinated, racist conspiracy that she says is meant to drive…

How to Create a Backyard You’ll Always Want to Spent Time In (9 photos)

How to Create a Backyard You’ll Always Want to Spent Time In (9 photos)

Many homeowners dream of an expansive backyard, but it can end up feeling more like a burden if it lacks interest and purpose — and that can result in no one using it. We’ve asked three landscape design experts how you can turn your backyard into an appealing space that everyone in your household will…

How to Create a Backyard You’ll Always Want to Spend Time In (9 photos)

How to Create a Backyard You’ll Always Want to Spend Time In (9 photos)

Many homeowners dream of an expansive backyard, but it can end up feeling more like a burden if it lacks interest and purpose — and that can result in no one using it. We’ve asked three landscape design experts how you can turn your backyard into an appealing space that everyone in your household will…

Australian Fires Prompt Questions About Protecting Houses From Embers

Australian Fires Prompt Questions About Protecting Houses From Embers

Firefighters struggle to protect homes from the embers generated by bushfires near the town of Nowra in New South Wales, Australia. Saeed Khan/AFP via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Saeed Khan/AFP via Getty Images Firefighters struggle to protect homes from the embers generated by bushfires near the town of Nowra in New South Wales,…

My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding Twins Billy and Joe Smith Dead at 32 After Apparent Joint Suicide – E! Online

My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding Twins Billy and Joe Smith Dead at 32 After Apparent Joint Suicide – E! Online

Firecracker Films Twin brothers Billy Smith and Joe Smith, stars of the British TLC reality show My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding, were found dead on Saturday in England, E! News has confirmed. They were 32.The causes of their deaths were not made public. Their bodies were found by a country road near a farm in rural Sevenoaks, Kent, reports…

12 Innovations for a More Sustainable Holiday Season

12 Innovations for a More Sustainable Holiday Season

Feature Innovation Snapshot 12 Innovations for a More Sustainable Holiday Season Innovation Snapshot From sprouting wrapping paper to up-cycled trees, here are 12 sustainable innovations to match the 12 days of Christmas. “Maybe the holiday season,” he thought, “doesn’t come from a store. Maybe the holiday season … perhaps … means a little bit more!”…

Fields Of Waste: Our Artificial Turf Problem

Fields Of Waste: Our Artificial Turf Problem

Rolls of synthetic turf removed from a Bethesda, Maryland, elementary school were awaiting disposal (Photo by Amanda Farber). Nearly three decades ago, the federal government issued a somber warning. America’s scrap tires had to go somewhere without gobbling up landfill space. Billions of cast-off tires already had accumulated in ugly stockpiles and millions more were …