The Dark Impacts of ‘Light Pollution’
You can't see the beautiful way when you're burning so bright, sung The Whitlams, and when it comes to our planet, they could be right.
Light Pollution on the Rise
The world is getting brighter, but US scientists say that may not be a good thing.
Lessons in LED Lighting
LED lighting is the new buzzword and is seen as the go-to solution for our building lighting requirements - so what should you know about its...
Why Design Diversity Matters
Results from the recent National Prevalence Survey of Age Discrimination in the Workplace have prompted a new wave of workplaces to consider design diversity.
Paint Colours Can Cut Energy Costs
Choosing the right colour of paint for a room could have a great impact not only on people’s moods but on their electricity bills as well.
How Smart Lamps Improve City-wide Efficiency
Urban energy efficiency may soon receive a boost from the development of smart lamps that are capable of responding intelligently to environmental and traffic conditions by...
Colour, the Wilderness and Light: MAISON&OBJET Trends
Industrial metals, bright colours and taxidermy dominated the halls of last month’s MAISIN&OBJET exhibition.
Indoor Solar Powered Table Charges Electronics
Dutch designer Mathijs Labadie has created an indoor table that can power electronics via solar energy.