MX3D has finally realized its ambitious plan to install what's described as the world's first 3D-printed steel bridge over a canal in Amsterdam.
Heating and cooling systems are some of the biggest energy guzzlers in use, so passive temperature control could be a good way to reduce emissions.
"The tower itself is defined by a robust steel frame that provides structural support while also shaping the building's geometry. Rather than creating a perfectly symmetrical block, the exoskeletal frame bends and straightens to expand and contrac
Casa Ojalá defies easy classification, but is a definite departure from the shed-on-wheels design of most tiny houses.
Prefabricated buildings are designed to be put together very quickly – that's a big part of their appeal, after all.
Is 3D printing the future of affordable housing? It certainly seems possible.
Turning on the air conditioning to its highest setting can bring sweet relief. But your resulting energy bill? Not so much. What if your home could stay cool all on its own--no electricity required?
The Boxabl Casita is a $49,000 home that begins as an easily-transportable 8-foot wide box and unfolds into 375-square-feet of living space.
As the mostly widely used material on Earth, concrete has a massive carbon footprint that scientists are working to chip away at in all sorts of ways.
One of the more interesting areas of battery research centers on how these devices can not just store energy, but also double as structural components.
With lumber prices up 67% since the start of this year and up 340% from a year ago, according to Random Lengths, a wood products industry tracking firm, adding tens of thousands of dollars to new residential builds, there is a viable new option to co
Dutch couple move into Europe's first 3D-printed home which can be built in just FIVE days - after a machine 'prints' 24 concrete elements in 120 hours
In Detroit, one developer has turned Quonset huts--better known for their use on farms and military bases--into affordable, efficient housing.
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Installing vents and working on the solar room in our shipping container on our off-the-grid property in southern Arizona. Update on how the containers and roof are doing with the high spring winds.
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New wonders of the world: Move over Machu Picchu, take a hike Taj Mahal - here comes the walkway held by giant hands and a jellyfish roundabout far beneath the North Atlantic waves
Qatar isn't exactly lacking in notable architecture but a new floating hotel would certainly be a head-turning addition to the Middle Eastern country.
A road running through Accra, Ghana's capital, looks like any other blacktop. Yet what most drivers don't realize is that the asphalt under them contains a slurry of used plastics--shredded and melted bags, bottles, and snack wraps--that otherw
Stalin would be proud: USDA calls for a "transformation of our food system" (echoing Rockefeller words) and forgives loans ONLY to black farmers. The grain crisis will justify this transformation of the world food supply as a global communist superst
It would be easy to miss the NCaved house among the rugged landscape of Greece's Serifos island if you weren't paying attention.
Helsinki-based architectural firm Studio Puisto has recently completed the first of 25 tiny tree-top cabins. Located in the highlands of Kivijärvi, close to the Salamajärvi National Park in Finland, the striking cabin is the first addition to a new
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We've seen tiny houses that extend upward, tiny houses that extend outward, and even tiny houses that take the roof off, but the Brette Haus puts another interesting spin on the small living movement with a folding design intended for easier truck-ba
Concrete Canvas, is a concrete impregnated fabric, that once water has been added to it, it hardens in a durable waterproof & fire resistant layer. Essentially, it's concrete on a roll.
Learn how your community can simplify and accelerate the process for adding these types of innovative and economical housing options at the Solution Summit for the Housing Crisis.
Pin-Up Houses, the Czech firm behind the rather colorful DIY US$10,000 tiny house, recently completed a new model that's based on a shipping container and cost $21,000 to build.
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