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Crazy Water Capsule Concept Could Keep Flooding Victims Dry and Comfortable
Posted By Tafline Laylin On September 8, 2011 @ 11:01 am In Architecture,Water Issues | No Comments
Once transported to the floating capsule via a hot air dirigible, flood victims (albeit probably the most privileged of them) are instantly immersed in a futuristic setting. It’s not an especially large space, but it does have all of the necessary amenities including reverse osmosis technology  that makes salt water potable as well as gray water recycling . This crazy-looking capsule gets its energy from the sun and air, which we hope are resources that will never run out.
Via Evolo 
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URLs in this post:
 Jay Stoughtenger: http://www.jstoughtenger.com/capsulesketch.html
 2 skylights: http://inhabitat.com/sun-tracker-skylights-pump-daylight-indoors/
 : http://inhabitat.com/crazy-water-capsule-concept-could-keep-flooding-victims-dry-and-comfortable/capsule-middle-east-jay-stoughtenger-2/?extend=1
 Image: http://inhabitat.com/wp-content/blogs.dir/1/files/2011/09/capsule-middle-east-jay-stoughtenger-2.gif
 reverse osmosis technology: http://inhabitat.com/nasas-pee-recycling-forward-osmosis-bag-turns-urine-into-an-out-of-this-world-beverage/
 gray water recycling: http://inhabitat.com/the-sloan-aqus-greywater-recycling-system/
 Evolo: http://www.evolo.us/architecture/water-capsule-concept-a-fantastical-dream-like-living-vessel-for-global-flooding/
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