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Wind storms can cause a great deal of damage to coastal areas, producing waves that erode the shoreline and destroy facilities such as marinas. A newly-proposed "floating forest" could help, however, by blocking both the wind and the waves... Continue Reading Shorelines could be protected from wind and waves – by a floating forest Category: Good Thinking Tags: Floating Tropical
Architect Jerome Engelking sought to avoid metaphors and "overt symbolism" while conceiving this glass-and-wood holiday home for a secluded site on New York's Long Island. Read more
bio-architect's project floats over a flowing stream and vegetation during the summer, and over a frozen riverbed during the winter. The post bridge house by bio-architects hovers over creek in russian forest appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
organized with compactness and efficiency, MINIMOD offers residents an outward-looking space which enhances the relationship with the lush surrounding forest. The post MAPA drops minimal dwelling within lush brazilian forest appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
with wooden rails and pillars weaved into a grid on the façade, the office building peaks with a three-story sky forest lush with greenery. The post nendo’s timber-grid tokyo building tops out with a sky forest terrace appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
MAPA Architects has been producing its Minimod line of prefabricated homes for several years now. The firm's latest project involved it overcoming difficult conditions in southern Brazil to install an appealing green-roofed retreat in the forest. .. Continue Reading Green-roofed cabin fits neatly into the forest Category: Architecture Tags: Brazil Cabins Green Roofs P
Nestled in Gisselfeld Klosters Forest, about an hour's drive south of Copenhagen, Denmark, is a large new observation tower constructed from steel. The elegant structure, named Camp Adventure Tower, provides visitors with 360-degree views of the unspoiled landscape. .. Continue Reading Stunning observation tower runs rings around Danish forest Category: Architecture Tags: Building
each tree’s light is autonomous and pulsing, shifting colors as visitors pass by and radiating toward neighboring trees. The post teamLab transforms jewel changi​ ​airport​ into a luminous forest of glowing trees appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Danish architecture studio EFFEKT has built a helical tower that invites you to climb up above the treetops of the Gisselfeld Klosters Forest in Denmark. Read more
casa flotante, which aptly translates to 'floating house', is elevated on nine stilts to mimic the surrounding trees. The post suspended treehouse by talleresque illuminates the surrounding forest in mexico 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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