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Shigeru Ban’s Incredible Cardboard Bridge Can Hold 20 People at a Time!

Shigeru Ban’s Incredible Cardboard Bridge Can Hold 20 People at a Time!

You wouldn't expect cardboard to be strong enough to build load-bearing infrastructure, but that's exactly what ingenious architect Shigeru Ban used to build a bridge across the Gardon River in France.

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Thomas Heatherwick Unveils New Images of London Garden Bridge as Public Consultation Phase Launches

Thomas Heatherwick Unveils New Images of London Garden Bridge as Public Consultation Phase Launches

A garden-topped bridge designed by Thomas Heatherwick could span the River Thames by 2017, creating a new green park for London. The project's engineering consultants at Arup just unveiled exciting new

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Standard Architecture’s Garden-Wrapped Salford Meadows Bridge Changes With the Seasons

Standard Architecture’s Garden-Wrapped Salford Meadows Bridge Changes With the Seasons

The bridge slopes from the Crescent to the Meadow by following the topography of the area and serving as its natural extension. The lattice shell envelops pedestrians as they walk through a tunnel covered

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AZC Unveils Plans for a Giant Inflatable Trampoline Bridge in Paris

AZC Unveils Plans for a Giant Inflatable Trampoline Bridge in Paris

There are plenty of beautiful bridges that carry cars and pedestrians across the Seine River in Paris, so awesome design firm AZC has another idea in store. Why not create a bridge dedicated to fun? Their

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Students at Bali’s Green School Build a Beautiful Bamboo Bridge by Hand in Just Four Months!

Students at Bali’s Green School Build a Beautiful Bamboo Bridge by Hand in Just Four Months!

We have fawned over The Green School in Bali many times before, and they have wowed us once again. Overseen by Indonesian firm PT Bamboo Pure, students and visitors constructed a bamboo bridge in only

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Biomorphis Unveils Plans for a Green Timber Bridge to Inspire Bicycling and Biodiversity in Edinburgh

Biomorphis Unveils Plans for a Green Timber Bridge to Inspire Bicycling and Biodiversity in Edinburgh

Like many cities in the United Kingdom (and the world at large), Edinburgh suffers from congestion and dependence on fossil fuels. Biomorphis sees a potential solution for the city’s infrastructure woes

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OAK’s Accoya Wood Sneek Bridge Has an Upturned Boat Shape That Captures the Region’s Maritime Spirit

OAK’s Accoya Wood Sneek Bridge Has an Upturned Boat Shape That Captures the Region’s Maritime Spirit

Known for its rich maritime past, Sneek wanted the town's entry bridge to be a symbol of its history. OAK's woven wood design representing an upturned boat beat out hundreds of others in a regional

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World’s Largest Solar Bridge Crosses The River Thames in London

World’s Largest Solar Bridge Crosses The River Thames in London

Over 100 bridges, 20 tunnels, and six public ferries cross the River Thames, but only Blackfriars will shine in photovoltaic glory. Solarcentury is working in conjunction with other public transportation

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Crazy Green-Roofed Habitable Bridge Proposed to Span Acapulco Bay

Crazy Green-Roofed Habitable Bridge Proposed to Span Acapulco Bay

The municipal government does not nor ever will have the funds to build a 3 km bridge across the bay, even though the region is sorely in need of it. Private investment is needed in order to make the

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FEEDER: An Elevated Highway Farm to Feed Chicago

FEEDER: An Elevated Highway Farm to Feed Chicago

The lack of farmland in Chicago means that food must be transported further and further to reach the population. And while it takes 12.5 acres of land to feed one person for a year with traditional

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Futuristic Multi Floor Bridge for Seoul Creates Its Own Energy

Futuristic Multi Floor Bridge for Seoul Creates Its Own Energy

The bridge would connect the Dangi-li Power Plant site (which is in the works to be redeveloped into public cultural space) in the north to the National Assembly Building in the south, while creating its

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Steven Holl’s Stunning Solar Copenhagen Bridge

Steven Holl’s Stunning Solar Copenhagen Bridge

A welcoming beacon before a shining expanse of sea, Steven Holl Architects' LM project will update Copenhagen's waterfront with two eye-catching photovoltaic-sheathed skyscrapers and a sky bridge studded

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