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MercuryHouseOne: Sleek Solar-Powered Mobile Lounge

Posted By Bridgette Meinhold On August 6, 2009 @ 2:00 am In Architecture,Environment,Solar Power | 2 Comments

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There are mobile offices [1], mobile hedges [2], mobile homes [3] and mobile phones [4], and just when you thought you couldn’t get more mobile, now there are super sleek mobile lounges! Designed by Italy-based Architecture and Vision [5], the MercuryHouseOne [6] is a portable pod-like lounge that will debut at the Venice Biennale [7] this September. Powered by solar panels and decked out with the latest lighting, video, and sound technologies, the curvaceous capsule is meant to provide a unique experience whether placed in nature in the heart of a bustling city.

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URLs in this post:

[1] mobile offices: http://www.inhabitat.com/2009/07/01/vodafones-mobile-blogger-home/

[2] mobile hedges: http://www.inhabitat.com/2009/07/18/eco-art-porta-hedge/

[3] mobile homes: http://www.inhabitat.com/2009/04/01/mobile-rolling-stone-eco-capsule-home/

[4] mobile phones: http://www.inhabitat.com/2009/06/04/sony-ericsson-debuts-2-new-eco-phones-the-c901-and-the-naite/

[5] Architecture and Vision: http://www.architectureandvision.com/

[6] MercuryHouseOne: http://www.architectureandvision.com/AV_WebSite/005.html

[7] Venice Biennale: http://www.labiennale.org/en/biennale/

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