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How To Make Edible Water Bottles | I Fucking Love Science

How To Make Edible Water Bottles | I Fucking Love Science | Aquatecture | Scoop.it
The United States uses about 50 billion plastic water bottles each year, which requires 17 million barrels of oil. Sadly, less than a quarter of that plastic will get recycled. If you don’t want to be stuck carrying around a water bottle when you’re done taking a drink, why not just make a container you can eat? 
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How to build a SOLAR BOTTLE BULB

How to build a SOLAR BOTTLE BULB | Aquatecture | Scoop.it

Light up dark areas in your home during daytime using this green and sustainable concept. Recycle used clear plastic soda bottles, add water+...

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Crazy Water Capsule Concept Could Keep Flooding Victims Dry and Comfortable

Crazy Water Capsule Concept Could Keep Flooding Victims Dry and Comfortable | Aquatecture | Scoop.it
Kuwait-based designer Jay Stoughtenger has come up with a concept that allows global flood victims to leave the disasters outside and float away in a dreamy Water Capsule!
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Amphibious 1000: A Design for Qatar's First Luxury Semi-Submerged Floating Hotel

Amphibious 1000: A Design for Qatar's First Luxury Semi-Submerged Floating Hotel | Aquatecture | Scoop.it
An ambitious design for Qatar's first semisubmerged floating hotel.
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The Last Resort: A Solar Powered Floating Home

The Last Resort: A Solar Powered Floating Home | Aquatecture | Scoop.it
RAFAA Architecture & Designs has won a design competition for floating mobile architecture and hopes to start building the solar powered floating homes soon.
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Floating Garden Spa Offers a Relaxing Eco Retreat

Floating Garden Spa Offers a Relaxing Eco Retreat | Aquatecture | Scoop.it
This floating garden spa features baths, saunas, and treatment rooms, while the exterior is wrapped in an insulating shell of greenery
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▶ Water Phase Change - Water to ice in 90 seconds using vacuum - YouTube

This video will demonstrate how to make ice by boiling water using an Edwards vacuum pump in 90 seconds. Liquid boils when the vapour pressure of the liquid ...
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Blooming Skyscraper Collects Dew and Generates Energy

Blooming Skyscraper Collects Dew and Generates Energy | Aquatecture | Scoop.it
Like a flower that opens its petals to collect dew, the Blooming Tower, by Mekene Architecture would respond to its conditions and open and close during the day and generate its own power.
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NeverWet Arrives - Hands-On Product Demonstration

NeverWet Arrives - Hands-On Product Demonstration | Aquatecture | Scoop.it
Rust-Oleum NeverWet, available at Home Depot, is a superhydrophobic spray-on coating that repels water, mud, ice and other liquids. DETAILS: http://bit.ly/10...
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Tangram's Qatar World Cup Stadium Sculpts the Desert Wind to Provide Passive Cooling

Tangram's Qatar World Cup Stadium Sculpts the Desert Wind to Provide Passive Cooling | Aquatecture | Scoop.it
The new FIFA stadium for the Qatar 2022 World Cup will “sculpt” the region’s hot winds to create passive-evaporative cooling.
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The Drinkable Book - Water is Life - YouTube

The Drinkable Book is a life saving tool that filters water and teaches proper sanitation & hygiene to those in the developing world. Each book is printed on...
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A Giant Basket That Uses Condensation to Gather Drinking Water | Design | WIRED

A Giant Basket That Uses Condensation to Gather Drinking Water | Design | WIRED | Aquatecture | Scoop.it
Vittori hopes to have two WarkaTowers erected in Ethiopia by 2015 and is looking for financial rainmakers who'd like to seed these tree-inspired structures across the country.
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Robert Oshatz's Floating Fennell House is a Passive Riverside Dream Home

Robert Oshatz's Floating Fennell House is a Passive Riverside Dream Home | Aquatecture | Scoop.it
Robert Oshatz's latest creation, the passive "Fennell Residence," floats on Portland, Oregon's Willamette River.
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Underwater Skyscraper is a Self-Sufficient City at Sea

Underwater Skyscraper is a Self-Sufficient City at Sea | Aquatecture | Scoop.it
The Water-Scraper is a futuristic self-sufficient underwater skyscraper that harvests renewable energy and grows its own food.
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Floating Gardens / Studio Noach + Holtrop

Floating Gardens / Studio Noach + Holtrop | Aquatecture | Scoop.it
In five days, a new type of spa exhibition will be on display during the “Architecture of Consequence” in the Netherlands.   Studio Noach, along with
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The Petropolis of Tomorrow

The Petropolis of Tomorrow | Aquatecture | Scoop.it
The Petropolis of Tomorrow is a design and research project, which examines new Petropolises — cities formed from resource extraction — associated with offshore oil extraction in South America. Its aim is to provide new templates for architecture, urbanism and infrastructural design tied to resource extraction that privileges a systemic symbiosis between economic, political, environmental and social systems.
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Architect Uses Ancient Techniques To Cool Modern Building in India

Architect Uses Ancient Techniques To Cool Modern Building in India | Aquatecture | Scoop.it
Architect Manit Rastogi uses stepwells and screens, technologies that are thousands of years old
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FogQuest: Sustainable Water Solutions | Fog Collection | Rainwater Collection | Rural Water Projects

FogQuest: Sustainable Water Solutions | Fog Collection | Rainwater Collection | Rural Water Projects | Aquatecture | Scoop.it
FogQuest is a non-profit, registered Canadian charity dedicated to planning and implementing water projects for rural communities in developing countries. We...
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A Breakthrough in Fog Harvesting Is Good News for Arid Areas

A Breakthrough in Fog Harvesting Is Good News for Arid Areas | Aquatecture | Scoop.it
A new method from MIT collects five times more water than current systems.
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The Living Machine® System - How it works

This animation speeds up the cycles for illustrative purposes. Actual system fill and drain cycles include periods when the cells are full for nearly an hour...
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SunGlacier: A Solar-Powered Leaf That Makes Ice in the Desert

SunGlacier: A Solar-Powered Leaf That Makes Ice in the Desert | Aquatecture | Scoop.it
Artist Ap Verheggen is working on a solar-powered leaf-shaped glacier for the Sahara desert that uses condensation to create ice!
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