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This brick holiday home by Argentinian architecture firm Estudio Galera, in a seaside town south of Buenos Aires, references the "formal and material austerity" of the surrounding properties. Read more
Design Academy Eindhoven graduate Ellie Birkhead has developed a process of brick making that incorporates local waste products from the Chiltern Hills, in an attempt to "forge a future for local industry". Read more
ESA researchers are looking at lunar dust as a raw material for making bricks to build habitats for future manned outposts on the Moon. Using "simulants" that mimic the properties of actual Moon dust, the goal is to determine if the gray, fine, rough-edged dust that covers the lunar surface is suitable for making habitats, roads, launch pads and other installations... Continue Reading ESA
the uneven site will eventually contain six dwellings, each set amid the region's tall trees and rugged terrain. The post estudio galera uses a variety of bricks and bonds to form ‘rincon house’ in argentina appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
referencing traditional architectural elements of the tropics, the stilts house features shutters instead of glass on its windows. The post natura futura designs ecuador house with glass-less windows and baked bricks appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
house A is the first in a series of three carbon-neutral residences planned by the studio. The post whispering smith completes a carbon-neutral house in australia using recycled bricks and concrete appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
the complex project comprises several buildings made of bricks with smooth surfaces.  The post arash g tehrani reveals mosque complex in iran featuring smooth surfaces made of bricks appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
a courtyard house in northern china constitutes a form of housing which is the result of a long process of interaction between the built form and social, economic, and cultural needs and habits. The post frédéric schnee creates patterns of different-colored bricks for the peach house in beijing appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
The Boring Company and its eccentric CEO have come up with some interesting ways to finance their tunneling aspirations, not least of all a plan to sell working flamethrowers. A newly announced piece of merch to be offered by the firm will be more closely tied to its digging ventures, fashioning the rock it pulls from the Earth into Lego-like bricks for construction...Continue Reading The Bor
After ramping up its efforts to shift towards more sustainable materials in 2015, perennial purveyor of plastic blocks Lego is making good on that promise and is set to launch a new form of eco-friendly playthings this year...Continue Reading Lego to launch its first sustainable, plant-based plastic bricks this yearCategory: MaterialsTags: Lego PlasticsRelated Articles: is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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