Gallery: Zero Skyscraper: A Survival Structure for Post-Apocalyptic Lif...

Residential rings will provide housing for surviving humans during the chaos. The circular layout is designed to encourage interaction and community among those who survive. Above this level lies the production center, one of the most important parts of
 
Residential rings will provide housing for surviving humans during the chaos. The circular layout is designed to encourage interaction and community among those who survive. Above this level lies the production center, one of the most important parts of the structure. It is here that food would be cultivated, with seeds and other important resources gathered and packaged for future resettlement projects. Another important element, the drilling core, lies at the very bottom of the Zero. This element contains the skyscraper's geothermal energy and water filtration plants.

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  1. english cheese man June 20, 2013 at 8:17 pm

    This is great as a long term means of developing post-apocalyptic society quickly, but not without it’s flaws. How can a skyscraper be built and not destroyed by apocalypse? Pathogens can invade on people, asteroids will knock it down and survivors outside would become a threat in their own way, threatening to invade like Barbarians at the gate.

    Also, how would this kick start the post apocalyptic society? It stores info, which is good to know how to build, but what will you build with?

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