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City Farm: South Providence’s Urban Agriculture Transformation

City Farm: South Providence’s Urban Agriculture Transformation

City Farm finds its home in the heart of South Providence. It is an area with a turbulent history of conflict and neglect. Originally a marshland, the plot has seen its history of dwellers pass through. A

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Milan’s Milanofiori Apartment Complex is Filled With Green Gardens Inside and Out

Milan’s Milanofiori Apartment Complex is Filled With Green Gardens Inside and Out

The 107-apartment complex is part of a much greater master plan for the Milanofiori area designed by Erick van Egeraat. OBR was in charge of designing the complex, which has both a public and a private

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Dutch Polydome Could Be Used to Provide the Majority of NYC’s Food

Dutch Polydome Could Be Used to Provide the Majority of NYC’s Food

Multidisciplinary design firm Except recently unveiled its Polydome concept for meeting the world’s skyrocketing agricultural demands. Using advanced greenhouse technology, meticulously planned crop

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Eden Project: Giant Bubble Biomes Form the World’s Largest Greenhouse

Eden Project: Giant Bubble Biomes Form the World’s Largest Greenhouse

Located in Cornwall, the Eden Project was conceived by Tim Smit and designed by famed architect Nicholas Grimshaw. The covered biomes were inspired by the moon and are constructed from a tubular steel

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New Xi’An Horticultural Expo Center Meanders Like a Network of Blue Streams

New Xi’An Horticultural Expo Center Meanders Like a Network of Blue Streams

The Guangyun entrance was conceived as a landbridge with a trellis structure that will gradually become overgrown with greenery. After the bridge, the Chang-Ba flower valley meanders like a network of

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LO2P Giant Green Ferris Wheel Recycling Center Wins the 2011 eVolo Skyscraper Competition

LO2P Giant Green Ferris Wheel Recycling Center Wins the 2011 eVolo Skyscraper Competition

Traffic and pollution from cars is a major problem in New Delhi and while CNG buses for public transportation are becoming more popular, even more must be done. As public transportation and more fuel

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Better Food Solutions Rolling out Network of Supermarket Rooftop Greenhouses

Better Food Solutions Rolling out Network of Supermarket Rooftop Greenhouses

We’ve heard of supermarket hydroponics before: window hanging, wall-mounted, and rooftop farm concepts have been abundant over the last decade. Truthfully, though, how many have you actually seen?

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Pit Industry is a Mini Greenhouse for Your Windowsill

Pit Industry is a Mini Greenhouse for Your Windowsill

Pit Industry is a small hand-blown glass house for your windowsill. Just drop some seeds or pits through the chimney and water them daily to create a miniature greenhouse right in your own home. Designed

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The Greenhouse Project is a Roof Garden Atop a NYC School

The Greenhouse Project is a Roof Garden Atop a NYC School

One of the most difficult challenges New Yorkers face is finding space — space to live, space to work, space to build — and finding space for a garden and an environmental learning center is

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Historic UK Hostel Turned Into Super Green Residential Housing

Historic UK Hostel Turned Into Super Green Residential Housing

The original Shaftesbury House was built in 1939, and it was considered revolutionary because it improved the standards of living for thousands of people during its time as a hostel. Over the years it

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Recycled Windshield Greenhouse Grows More Glass

Recycled Windshield Greenhouse Grows More Glass

Recycled windshields are busting out of the woodwork, from French country gardens to swank sub/urban surfaces. The protective pupa shown here (“la serre” is French for

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Camouflage House: A Greenhouse Residence

Camouflage House: A Greenhouse Residence

Architect Hiroshi Iguchi doesn't believe that greenhouses are only for plants. That's why he created the Camouflage House, and although the structure provides shelter for people, the architect

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