12/20/2012

The damage wrought by Hurricane Sandy has taught many that changing weather patterns will require a shift in how buildings are designed and how existing ones can be adapted to the changes. This article discusses how architects, city officials and community planners must work together to create a template for designs that can endure severe weather. "What we need to do now is forensic: Go back and look at what worked and what didn’t," says Rafael Pelli, a New York architect.

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