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Snoozebox: the transportable, temporary hotel

Snoozebox: the transportable, temporary hotel | Innovative & Sustainable Building | Scoop.it
The buildings of the 2012 Olympic Games were designed to be temporary. The most temporary of all have already packed up and moved on.
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Vincent Callebaut envisions Belgium’s industrial zone as an amazing energy-generating community

Vincent Callebaut envisions Belgium’s industrial zone as an amazing energy-generating community | Innovative & Sustainable Building | Scoop.it
Vincent Callebaut presents an amazing green facelift to the century-old warehouses at Belgium’s former industrial site Tour & Taxis in his latest designs for a mixed-use eco-neighborhood.
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Flow rider: Nichols Brosch Wurst Wolfe designs a cascading East Coast condominium | Architecture | Wallpaper* Magazine

Flow rider: Nichols Brosch Wurst Wolfe designs a cascading East Coast condominium | Architecture | Wallpaper* Magazine | Innovative & Sustainable Building | Scoop.it
Comprised of two asymmetrical towers, the Auberge Beach Residences & Spa is a pristine new icon for Florida's Fort Lauderdale Beach.
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Why Are The World's Top Real Estate Investors Risking Billions On Miami's Riverfront Renaissance?

Why Are The World's Top Real Estate Investors Risking Billions On Miami's Riverfront Renaissance? | Innovative & Sustainable Building | Scoop.it
Inevitably it seems that rivers are one of two things to a city: either a vital, vibrant artery stitching it historically together (think the Seine through Paris, the Sumida through Tokyo, or the Chicago River through the downtown Windy City), or an industrial, black water pipeline which, decade after decade, [...]
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10 overlooked architectural masterpieces in the US

10 overlooked architectural masterpieces in the US | Innovative & Sustainable Building | Scoop.it
Commissioned by the sculptor Marguerite Brunswig Staude the architects Richard Hein and August K. Strotz built the Chapel of the Holy Cross in Sedona, Arizona.
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WAN:: Rabat Masterplan by Atkins in Rabat

WAN:: Rabat Masterplan by Atkins in Rabat | Innovative & Sustainable Building | Scoop.it

Construction has started on the Wessal Bouregreg project, a visionary scheme to transform the cultural and social landscape of Morocco’s capital, Rabat.

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The Five Tallest Glass Skyscrapers, and the Views From Their Tops

The Five Tallest Glass Skyscrapers, and the Views From Their Tops | Innovative & Sustainable Building | Scoop.it
Everyone enjoys a good view. Here are the five tallest glass skyscrapers in the world, along with the view from the top of each one.
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Floating Seascraper Proposed To Save The Gamma Cocoa Region In Nigeria - eVolo | Architecture Magazine

Floating Seascraper Proposed To Save The Gamma Cocoa Region In Nigeria - eVolo | Architecture Magazine | Innovative & Sustainable Building | Scoop.it
Architecture and Design Magazine for the 21st Century. Organizer of the Annual Skyscraper Architectural Competition.
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China keeps trying to prove its glass bridge is safe, so it drove a 2-tonne SUV over it

China keeps trying to prove its glass bridge is safe, so it drove a 2-tonne SUV over it | Innovative & Sustainable Building | Scoop.it
It got 20 people to hammer the glass first and crack it, before the car drove over it carrying 11 people.
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The making of the modern skyscraper

The making of the modern skyscraper | Innovative & Sustainable Building | Scoop.it
'The Tower' in Dubai is the newest in a roster of megatall structures, set to redefine future skylines. Here's why we're obsesed with building tall.
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First look: inside the Switch House – Tate Modern's power pyramid

First look: inside the Switch House – Tate Modern's power pyramid | Innovative & Sustainable Building | Scoop.it
With its chainmail brickwork, vast spaces and panoramic views, the Tate’s £260m ziggurat is a mesmerising twist on the existing art gallery
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A New Coalition Will Prove Sustainable Cities Are Better for Growth, Better for Climate | Sustainable Cities Collective

A New Coalition Will Prove Sustainable Cities Are Better for Growth, Better for Climate | Sustainable Cities Collective | Innovative & Sustainable Building | Scoop.it
Cities are all about efficiency. It’s why they exist: to allow easy access to jobs, goods, services and ideas.
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Interesting article on building the cities of the future through sustainable development.

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PMG's curator insight, June 14, 2016 4:24 AM
Better Planning for Better Cities Sustainable Cities Are Better for Growth, Climate...
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US apartments emerge as outstanding real estate rental investment sector worldwide | Global News | News

US apartments emerge as outstanding real estate rental investment sector worldwide | Global News | News | Innovative & Sustainable Building | Scoop.it
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Holistic impact of working in a green-certified building

Holistic impact of working in a green-certified building | Innovative & Sustainable Building | Scoop.it
Here’s another reason why developers should opt for green certified building projects.
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Green Buildings Renew The Core Of The City Of Austin | Engineering | National Geographic

Green Buildings Renew The Core Of The City Of Austin | Engineering | National Geographic | Innovative & Sustainable Building | Scoop.it
A pioneer of the green building movement, Austin reinvents its ageing industrial sites. Head online to National Geographic to learn more about their initiatives.
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Building blocks: our edit of the most striking structures around the globe | Architecture | Wallpaper* Magazine

Building blocks: our edit of the most striking structures around the globe | Architecture | Wallpaper* Magazine | Innovative & Sustainable Building | Scoop.it
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The new tallest building in Thailand looks like a pixelated image in mid-download

The new tallest building in Thailand looks like a pixelated image in mid-download | Innovative & Sustainable Building | Scoop.it
The newly completed MahaNakhon is now Bangkok's highest skyscraper at 1,029 feet. And it held a spectacular light show on its debut night.

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The world's tallest spiraled skyscrapers

The world's tallest spiraled skyscrapers | Innovative & Sustainable Building | Scoop.it
Twisted tall buildings are becoming incresingly popular, with 15 spiraling skyscrapers now gracing the world's skies and a further 13 under construction.
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Dubai could soon be full of these five-star floating homes

Dubai could soon be full of these five-star floating homes | Innovative & Sustainable Building | Scoop.it
The eco-friendly pods can come with pools, car jetties, cinemas, saunas and gyms... and it'll only set you back about Dhs40 million.
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High Trestle Trail Bridge / RDG Planning & Design

High Trestle Trail Bridge  / RDG Planning & Design | Innovative & Sustainable Building | Scoop.it

Completed in 2011 in Madrid, United States. Images by Iris22 Productions. The High Trestle Trail Bridge, is the fifth longest pedestrian and bicycle bridge in the US.

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Touches of Whimsy at World Trade Center’s Liberty Park

Touches of Whimsy at World Trade Center’s Liberty Park | Innovative & Sustainable Building | Scoop.it
The elevated park, which will be dedicated on Wednesday, will offer tiered teak seating, a “living wall” and an intimate perspective of the National September 11 Memorial.
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What's it like to ride a glass slide 1,000 feet above L.A.? We tried it out

What's it like to ride a glass slide 1,000 feet above L.A.? We tried it out | Innovative & Sustainable Building | Scoop.it
The Skyslide, a glass slide attached to the U.S. Bank building 1,000 feet over downtown L.A., opens to the public Saturday.
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The Hive creates a buzz at Kew

The Hive creates a buzz at Kew | Innovative & Sustainable Building | Scoop.it
Having been a major success at Milan Expo the Hive and is now moving on to the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew in the UK
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See All 36 Winners of the 2016 RIBA London Awards

See All 36 Winners of the 2016 RIBA London Awards | Innovative & Sustainable Building | Scoop.it

"From a shortlist of 68 buildings, 36 London projects have been awarded the 2016 RIBA London Awards for architectural excellence." via www.archdaily.com

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