Awe, which can result from being in or viewing both built and natural environments, is a hot research topic.
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Feeling cold influences behavior.
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Sung and colleagues have documented the value of Jane Jacobs' work.
Appropriate housing supports the wellbeing of the mentally ill
Place attachment—the important bond people form with an environment—is something that academics think about all the time, but not practitioners. That’s too bad; design efforts informed by research related to place attachment are more successful.
Sellaro and her colleagues probed links between scents and trust.