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Plastic bottles: Road surface of the future?

Rendering: Volker Wessels

Rendering: Volker Wessels

If this project lives up to its promises, it could solve several problems at once in a sustainable way. In the Netherlands, a new method is currently being developed to surface roads not with asphalt, but rather with recycled plastic bottles.

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All-round view: The Infinite Bridge by Gjøde & Povlsgaard Architecture

The Infinite Bridge by Gjøde & Povlsgaard Architecture It is not known how many times Den Uendelige Bro (The Infinite Bridge) was walked round at Thors Møllebæk river during Denmark’s Sculpture by the Sea festival this summer, but on a single Saturday in June no less than twelve couples took their marriage vows on the ring-like artwork.

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Hot off the press: Office buildings from the 3D printer

Office buildings from the 3D printer The UAE is a country rich in superlatives, particularly when it comes to construction and technology. The world’s tallest building already stands in Dubai. Now the city is planning the first office building comprised entirely of components from a 3D printer.

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Life on the edge of the abyss: Casa Brutale by OPA

Casa Brutale by OPAComplete solitude and repose away from hectic surroundings are guaranteed in this unusual living concept: Casa Brutale is completely embedded in a cliff high above the Aegean Sea.

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Mirror play on the beach: Cabin by ECE Architecture

Mirror cabin by ECE ArchitecturePlaying with mirrors is endlessly fascinating, especially at the beach in the British town of Worthing, where a fully reflective cabin now stands. Apart from its mirrored surface, this cabin is exactly like ordinary English beach cabins.

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