Younan and team linked neighborhood greenspace to less aggressive behavior by adolescents living nearby.
Promote Social Behavior/Support Diversity
Research by Lauring and his team confirms that multiple factors influence evaluations of art and that art has a special, social role.
Human survival depends on water. So water, inside and outdoors, has a significant effect on human thoughts and behaviors.
Crowding, like taxes, may seem inevitable. Design can make it less likely that people will feel crowded, and this article will review the research on how. Design can also support effective crowd management, for example, during an emergency, and we cover that topic also.
Noise and conflicts, intriguing links
Researchers from the Center for Innovation at the Mayo Clinic studied the design of patient exam rooms.
Interacting with friends face-to-face periodically is important.
Body position can promote chumminess
Face-to-face contact still important
A new book offers insights on the design of outdoor spaces near healthcare facilities.