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the urban complex features a mix of functions and thus offers the territory a varied response, better adapted to the diverse needs of the population. The post NZI covers three residential social houses in paris with metal and bricks appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
The ways modern science has harnessed the waste products of the human body for good may surprise, with researchers recently using urine to power mobile phones, hydrogen vehicles and even form biological concrete. Now a team from the University of Cape Town has developed what it says is the world's first biological brick made with human urine, with the strength able to be tweaked to serve a
reinforced with steel structures and refinished with bricks, cement, and metal mesh, an old building has been renovated into a modern destination. The post parallel café in central beijing is clad with red bricks, by temp appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
the wind turbine blades are adjustable, there are aircraft warning lights, as well as the ability to automate the set using power functions. The post LEGO launches fully functioning wind turbine with bricks made from plants appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
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. 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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