Articles and researches

October 23, 2020

Design experiment examines safety of food grown in urban vertical gardens

Interior architecture firm Annvil has brought together a team of urban planners, designers, environmentalists and natural scientists to study the interaction between the urban environment and […]
October 23, 2020

Renewable energy to power 2024 Olympic aquatic center

The architectural team of VenhoevenCS and Ateliers 2/3/4/ have revealed plans for a timber aquatic center in Paris, which will use a smart energy system to […]
October 22, 2020

Pennsylvania scientists develop 100% leather waste fiber made from scraps

After five years and $3 million worth of research and development, two Pennsylvania scientists have developed a proprietary process to create a brand new, 100% leather […]
October 22, 2020

World’s largest solar power plant to supply energy to Australia and Singapore

The world’s largest solar power plant has been proposed for Australia. To be located at a current cattle station halfway between Alice Springs and Darwin, the […]
October 22, 2020

Arkansas schools save millions by adopting solar power

Schools in the U.S. are using solar energy to cut down on expensive electricity bills. With funds freed up, schools can then improve the quality of […]
October 22, 2020

Middelkerke Casino blends into the surrounding Belgian sand dunes

Great architectural design provides function for indoor spaces but also considers the effect on the surrounding outdoor space. This is especially true in a sensitive habitat, […]
October 22, 2020

Plant a unique indoor garden with the Horticus modular living wall

Designed by Horticus, these modular living walls offer a stunning way to reconnect with nature by creating a vertical hanging garden indoors, no matter how small […]
October 21, 2020

Wood dome amphitheater produces artificial rain shower in the Belgian forest

Matthijs la Roi Architects has created a wooden dome amphitheater within the forested park of Sint-Arnolduspark in Belgium. Clad in soft brown cedar, the dome comes […]