Top 5 Greenest Buildings on the Planet

1. Apple Park in Cupertino, California Dreamed up by Steve Jobs himself, long before the technology existed to pull it off, Apple’s new campus looks like a spaceship landed in verdant parklands. The building itself breathes, inhaling cool, fresh air through canopies and exhaling warm air back outside through chimney-like shafts. The entire building runs…

Nature in the City

Have you heard the good news? Brisbane is redeveloping Victoria Park Golf Course into a state-of-the-art inner-city green space. Think Central Park, New York. But with native Australian bushland, rockpools, wetlands and water sports, a treehouse, high ropes course, mountain biking trails, an urban farm, outdoor arts and event spaces. It’s incredible to see a…

How Heat Affects The Productivity Of Your Staff

INCREASED COMFORT = INCREASED PRODUCTIVITY This month we’re talking about production in the workplace. When your staff are hot, uncomfortable and stuck in a poorly ventilated workspace, they just aren’t going to perform their best. You put thick protective work-gear and an irritable demeanour on top of that, and you’ll undoubtedly see a drop in…