Not all natural environments are perceived to be equally good at restoration.
Spaces in which people might be tempted to be dishonest should be brightly lit.
What are common characteristics of spaces supportive to consensus-building?
Restorative environmental design brings together the ideas of sustainable design and biophilic design.
Can classroom window views improve grades, or do they just make students feel better?
Designers should think about sound in general, not only as noise.
What people see and hear influences their perceptions of water flow rate.
Can the position of hospital room chairs affect a patient's perception of care?
Seeing a prairie-style green roof helps employees restock mental energy.
Green buildings provide a number of positive benefits for occupants.