Research Design Connections
Researchers have learned a lot about how the colors on surfaces and in light affect what we think
In many cases, the same spaces and objects are used by both men and women. But not always.
Sometimes metaphors are more than just quick-off-the-lips verbal expressions—they are linked in f
Non-designers and designers often have different opinions of, and experiences using, the same obj
For some, different is delightful
Weirder can be wonderful
Faces are "faces"
Research by Vargas and her team indicates that lobbies can be useful thermal transition zones. The team reports that “Maintaining comfort levels while reducing energy demand in buildings in the face of climate change is a key challenge in temperate zones. Creating transitional spaces and thermal variation in buildings may offer a way forward.” Data were collected in three higher education buildings in the United Kingdom.
People are likely to be more forthcoming with info in some spaces than others