The value of restorative natural settings is well established. Little is known, though, about the potential restorative effect of well-designed urban environments.
Physical environments have a significant influence on the development of children.
Viewing videos of spaces and experiencing environments via virtual reality can influence us, just as actually being in a space does.
Research continues to provide new examples of ways in which retail design influences product sales.
Recent research has indicated significant influences of office lighting on worker experience.
A hospital room with the plants is considered more attractive and more calming.
The quality of an urban environment is regularly assessed using a limited criteria list.
Zoos provide humans with an opportunity to reflect on our humanness and the responsibilities we have as a result.
New furniture design can produce better acoustics.
Scientists have developed a pioneering tool that can be used to predict and determine the intensity of light pollution.