Alec Appelbaum

What's So Funny About Wind Power?

Why did New York media make a joke about the mayor's intention to pursue wind power for the nation's biggest city? It's because most people would rather laugh about an unproven idea than cry about the lack of secure ways…

Lightning Rod

In need of an update, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill’s historic tower sparks a debate about the conservation of Modern architecture.