Gallery: Swooping Astonyshine Solar Decathlon House Boasts a Bold Combi...

Our Solar Decathlon Europe coverage is winding down but we still have a few more houses to show off, including the Astonyshine house by team France-Italy. Despite its bold design that combines freestone building materials with a swooping wood interior and cutting-edge renewable energy technology, the home's structural integrity has come into question and it is currently has the lowest score of all the homes. A few other cosmetic details detract from the original concept, but still, we have to admit that this is one of our favorite projects at the Villa Solar. Hit the jump to find out why.

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