NBBJ Unveils Striking Biosphere Greenhouses for Amazon’s Seattle HQ

May 22, 2013 by  
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Final Design for SF’s Transbay Transit Center Includes Rooftop Park

April 28, 2010 by  
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All of our patient waiting has finally paid off – the final design for San Francisco’s new transit center was finally revealed last week! The San Francisco Transbay Transit Center is designed to hold 12 transit systems and will also house the future high speed rail terminus. Designed by Pelli Clarke Pelli , the final design for the center includes some changes from past incarnation, most notably an awesome 5.4 acre green roof and public park that will have an amphitheater for music performances and movie screenings. Downtown SF is getting better and better, now let’s get that HSR line under construction! Read the rest of Final Design for SF’s Transbay Transit Center Includes Rooftop Park http://www.inhabitat.com/wp-admin/ohttp://www.inhabitat.com/wp-admin/options-general.php?page=better_feedptions-general.php?page=better_feed Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: “wind power” , bart station , city park , eco design , geothermal cooling , green design , green transportation , high speed rail , open space , public park , San Francisco , solar passive design , Sustainable Building , train station , Transbay Transit Center , transit center , urban park

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Spiraling Eco Tower Provides Suburban Living in the City

April 14, 2010 by  
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Living in the city definitely has a lower environmental footprint , but families often miss out on having a backyard and a garden. The Spiral Tower , designed by Philipp von Bock, is a family friendly eco tower designed for Berlin

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African Student Builds Humanoid Robot From Old TV Parts

April 14, 2010 by  
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No matter how cool you think your childhood science projects were, Sam Todo, a student from the Togolese Republic in Africa, has probably one-upped you with his humanoid robot made almost completely out of old TV parts! Sam named the robot SAM10, and is working on making it perform feats like saying hello to people and avoiding objects in its path – ambitious goals considering that many similar robots needed to be constructed in fully-staffed, million dollar labs.

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Turning Gas Stations Into Green Spaces in Indonesia

December 5, 2009 by  
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A gas station in Indonesia.

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