NASA’s Sustainability Base is one of the smartest buildings on Earth, but what do you do with the information it--or other smart buildings--generate? Autodesk’s Project Dasher is finding ways to visualize and put to use everything we find out about our own energy use.
Fancy chairs are lovely, but designers can use their skills for far more important tasks. A new exhibit takes a look at product design and architecture that solves broader social and environmental problems.
Autodesk's Innovation Genome Project tried to quantify what worked about the 1,000 greatest innovations of all time. With that data in hand, the company then turned to what needs innovation today: building with sustainable materials.