The Solar Decathlon
is a just-completed competition in which 20 teams of college and university students competed to design, build, and operate the most attractive and energy-efficient solar-powered house. View a photo gallery
or take video tours
of the homes. Inhabitat has been blogging the event
- here's their view of Germany's winning entry
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So Long As It Doesn't Frighten The Martians:
The already quite spaced-out Tate Museum
[Shockwave permitting, check out Anish Kapoor's enormous new sculpture in the Turbine Hall
] is now seeking new premises in Space.[More inside
more like it.
Finally a design for rebuilding the WTC that captures the appropriate spirit. Far better than the other designs
I've seen. No doubt some will think it too much, though. What's your opinion?