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the project is a low budget construction with low-tech materials like earth, wood, and recycled tires,  designed and built by the students during the whole semester.The post underground architecture: al borde’s students set a shelter for parachutists in ecuador appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Mars may not be as dry as it looks. NASA and the United States Geological Survey (USGS) have used instruments onboard the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) to analyze the vertical structure and thickness of buried ice sheets, which preserve a detailed record of the Red Planet's past and could provide future human explorers with an easily-accessible water supply...Continue Reading 3D scans rev
Over the last few decades architects and designers have started burrowing. Rammed earth structures, reclaimed war bunkers, and homes dug into hills have turned buildings inward instead of upward. Here we present a gallery featuring the most fascinating, weird, and experimental underground designs from recent years...Continue Reading Gallery: From buried bunkers to hobbit homes - a look at und
the choice of a raw structure for the space is punctuated by red splashes and exaggerated signal panels, which accentuate the spiral shape, and balance the emptiness that is often associated with a car park.The post anonyme studio balances the raw structure of an underground parking with red splashes appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
the complex comprises three distinct buildings that are connected below ground with an 8,000 square-foot gathering space.The post steven holl connects trio of arts buildings at princeton university with underground forum appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Anyone visiting the Netherlands will immediately notice how crazy the locals are for two-wheeled transport. Bikes are everywhere, which can make finding somewhere to park up a bit of a problem. Cyclists in Utrecht started using a three-storey parking garage under the train station last week, ahead of the official opening on August 21. It already boasts thousands of spaces, but when complete,
the average storage and retrieval time is only 13 seconds, making it ideal for our fast-paced cities. The post ECO cycle, an automated underground parking for bicycles in japan appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
the winning design by architecten de vylder vinck taillieu has opened its doors as a unique destination within a historic cave in matera.The post underground winery opens inside a cave in matera, italy appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Just last week, Tesla announced it was building the world's largest lithium-ion battery in Australia, but a German energy company looks set to nab the overall title of biggest battery. Ewe Gasspeicher GmbH is building a redox flow battery in underground salt caverns, with enough output to supply a day's worth of power to 75,000 homes...Continue Reading World's largest redox flow battery being 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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