Living Green

Garden of Delights
May 2011

Garden of Delights

There’s never been a more inspiring moment for bringing life to the great outdoors, and now design muses are hearing our call.

A New Leaf
July 2010

A New Leaf

For photographer Emily Shur, the eerie wonder of cell phone towers have become the new classic landscape.

Power to the People
July 2010

Power to the People

With innovative minds like Sungevity’s Danny Kennedy, L.A. can lower its use of fossil fuels while hitting the goal of a million solar roofs.

Running on Empty?
May 2010

Running on Empty?

Thomas Quinn has a plotline on the future of transportation fuel and wonders who’s not with him. Well, Dan Neil, for one.

Say Hello to My Little Friend
October 2009

Say Hello to My Little Friend

Don’t hate the Skinny Bitch because she’s thin—emulate her. Such is the watchword, as Rory Freedman goes veganista at power-player magnet Craft.

21st-Century Altruism
April 2009

21st-Century Altruism

A look at the Las Vegas lives of Jenna and Michael Morton—the N9NE Group, tackling local causes and the magnificent house they built overlooking Red Rock Canyon.

Native Wisdom
April 2009

Native Wisdom

Pat Mulroy, head of the Southern Nevada Water Authority, has been pushing xeriscaping by example at Las Vegas' Springs Preserve—and it's really catching on.