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Detroit in a World Heritage Area
BY JULIAN RAXWORTHY
@ VOL 2
ON JUL 12, 2012
Julian Raxworthy is a registered landscape architect. Initially working as a landscape tradesman, he studied at Ryde Horticulture TAFE, until 1992. He later graduated with his undergraduate degree (with honours) and research masters degree (by design), both from RMIT, Australia. He is currently completing his PhD with the University of Queensland, concerning change in landscape architecture. Here Julian discusses the creative utilisation of low rental properties in his presentation "Detroit in a World Heritage Area." (in English)
BY LIZZIE MEEK
@ VOL 23
ON MAY 04, 2015
Lizzie Meek presents the Antarctic Heritage Trust which cares for a collection of simple, wooden expedition bases, filled with everyday objects. A life-changing experience for many of the people who visit them in Antarctica, they also strongly resonate with people who will never visit – because they are, despite the odds, still standing. Six minutes on the power of place, and the value of heritage in its original context.
This was "Presentation of the Day" on June 16, 2015.
The Architectural and Sculptural Heritage of Galashiels
BY RANALD BOYDELL
@ VOL 1
ON OCT 16, 2015
Ronald Boydell examines the architectural heritage and country setting of Galashiels after being inspired by the view from his office window.
Creating a Greater Grand Canyon Heritage National Monument
BY ALICYN GITLIN
@ VOL 3
ON DEC 08, 2016
What is a national monument and why do we need one surrounding Grand Canyon National Park? Alicyn Gitlin lays out the amazing values at risk surrounding Grand Canyon, and explains why they are in danger. The Greater Grand Canyon Heritage National Monument is a popular idea, supported by tribes, elected officials, athletes, scientists, and conservation groups. Please take a moment to learn why you should support it, too!
Aberdeen Hydrogen Bus Project
BY LUIS LORIA
@ VOL 19
ON MAY 23, 2017
Luis Loria is interested in green transport. He has spent the last few years researching the Aberdeen Hydrogen Bus Project – Europe’s largest hydrogen bus fleet. He believes this project has lots to teach us about the use of Low Emission Buses and he shares some of those lessons with us.