The beloved architectural style known as Craftsman has undeniably British roots, yet it’s unmistakably American, from Oregon to Alabama to Illinois. Might that explain its enduring appeal?
Building solar-powered homes from scratch in four minutes
In a time-lapse video, that is. A video preview of a film shows the work of the 800 students who took part in the Department of Energy’s Solar Decathlon in Irvine, Calif. The Decathlon challenges students to design and build innovative, fully functional, solar-powered homes.