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A Living Brick

The Living Architecture (LIAR) project is developing a building ‘unit’ blocks that is able to covert sunlight, waste water and air into clean energy. The collaboration between Newcastle University and experts from the universities of the West of England (UWE…

GREEN BETWEEN

Constructed across Shoreditch for the London Design Festival, the artist Asif Khan‘s ‘Forests’ installation for ‘Mini’ displayed three translucent box-shaped structures filled with plants. A series of underused public spaces were renovated to become green shared space where people could…

Sun Seeker

A self-driving garden may seem far-fetched but now, the University College London’s (UCL) Interactive Architecture Lab has created a nomadic, self-cultivating garden that moves around all by itself! The sphere has been designed by UCL students William Victor Camilleri and…

SINGLE SHEET LAMP

British designer Alexander Taylor has created ‘Fold‘, a small lamp folded from a single sheet of metal. He began experimenting with heating and bending sheets of acrylic to create the lamp canadiancialis-pharmacyrx.com cialis canada product monograph http://sildenafil-20mgtablet.com/ sildenafil tinnitus http://viagraonline-canadapharmacyrx.com/…

TRAFFIC CAN JAM YOUR HEALTH

The car (and the traffic it creates) remains a ‘rage-inducing’ phenomena! We seem to be forgiving ‘less and less’ and pointing out ‘more and more’ peoples’ minor driving indiscretions. Now, recent scientific studies confirm that traffics jams are also bad…

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LET ME COUNT THE WAYS

The ways to save energy (and in turn the planet) luckily keep piling-up! Most of us have already changed from incandescent to LEDs and some of us have further added some kind of energy-saving thermostat in our homes. Now, ‘Good…

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Copenhagen Energy Duck

The ‘Solar-energy Duck’ could soon be generating renewable power for the people of Copenhagen. The ‘duck’ was part of the Land Art Generator Initiative Design Competition and powerful response (visual as well as electric) to Copenhagen’s desire to become a…

Transcendent City

Richard Hardy is a graduate of the Bartlett School of Architecture. He has been enquiring and questioning the future idea of cities, in this case an autonomous, artificially intelligent, sustainable city! This fantastic graphic vision reveals his thoughts regarding artificial…

5D GLASS DATA DISC

Remember when data storage used to change every few years; all that wasted energy needed to transfer data from floppy disk to zip drive to CD to portable drives to thumb-drives. We’ll now, the need to record and swap from…

Aerogenerator X

The architectural office of Nicolas Grimshaw and ARUP engineers have been developing an offshore renewable wind turbine. Called the Aerogenerator X this turbine is extraordinary as it yields twice the power and weighs half the weight of earlier designs. This…