This New York Times article from January 31 documents a variation on the urban garden, one that will climb 200 feet up the side of a federal government office building downtown. It will use 60% less energy than comparable buildings, saving $280,000 per year. Renovation of the building will cost $133 million.
One of the most important issues of our day is climate change, a phenomenon mostly caused by human activity. Its effects go far beyond temperature increases and altered weather patterns; they have a significant impact on important industries like tourism, industry, and agriculture. The people who directly depend