Eco-friendly Fake Hills in Beihai, China: MAD Architects

Eco-friendly Fake Hills in Beihai, China: MAD Architects

By Vrushti Mawani - Apr 06, 2011

This Chinese firm, with its “MAD”-ly distinct sustainable building designs has managed to carve a niche for itself f...

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Noah’s Ark Re-jigged

Noah’s Ark Re-jigged

By Vrushti Mawani - Mar 14, 2011

This giant floating steel-and-glass-vertical-doughnut hotel, claiming to offer a self-sustained environment, its lower h...

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Terreform and MIT collaborate to create the Fab Tree Hab

Terreform and MIT collaborate to create the Fab Tree Hab

By Vrushti Mawani - Mar 07, 2011

Ever fantasized about a treehouse hideout as a kid? Surely. Well, seems like this group of architects from Terreform and...

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No Genetically Modified alfalfa please!

No Genetically Modified alfalfa please!

By Vrushti Mawani - Feb 20, 2011

The organic community worldwide must be rejoicing with organic food brand Nutiva® pledging $25,000 in support of the Ce...

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Homes in the U.K go the Zero Carbon Way

Homes in the U.K go the Zero Carbon Way

By Vrushti Mawani - Feb 17, 2011

While efforts are in full-swing to identify the most feasible way of addressing the housing shortage in the U.K, housin...

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Housing Crisis? Prefabricated, Recycled Plastic could be the answer.

Housing Crisis? Prefabricated, Recycled Plastic could be the answer.

By Vrushti Mawani - Jan 27, 2011

To alleviate the 80,000 units per annum estimated housing shortage in the U.K, the Royal Institution of Chartered Survey...

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