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    Bamboo Grove Creates An Oasis Of Calm Atop A Busy Chinese Mall

    A bamboo “forest” wraps around this unique oasis-like space hidden atop a Chinese shopping mall. Beijing-based V STUDIO designed the Bamboo Rooftop Room, a minimalist, all-white space for a client who wanted an intimate space for business and leisure purposes. Designed as a quiet ...
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    Bridgehouse By Llama Urban Design Spans Over Canadian Forest Floor

    Peruvian architecture firm Llama Urban Design has built a wooden house that connects two sides of a tree-covered valley in Ontario, forming a bridge over the ravine below. Bridgehouse is nestled in between two large mounds of earth, suspended above the forest floor. ...
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    Beautiful Villas Embedded In A Remote Chinese Mountain Pass Live In Harmony With Nature

    Blending the man-made into nature without doing harm is difficult, but Origin Architects have managed to embed a series of modern villas into the foot of China’s Eurasia-Changbai Mountain range while simultaneously restoring a large part of an adjacent felled forest. By ...
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    “Under”: Europe’s First Underwater Restaurant To Open [Norway]

    At the southernmost point of the Norwegian coastline by the village of Båly, Snøhetta has designed Europe’s very first underwater restaurant. With its immediate proximity with the forces of nature, the restaurant, which will also function as a research center ...
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    You Can Now Spend The Night At The Vipp Shelter Hotel In The Swedish Forests

    When the vipp shelter initially made its debut, adventurers rejoiced. for 1,000.00 euros a night, this 55 sqmpeaceful hideaway awaits you in the swedish wilderness.  every piece of the shelter’s dark-toned interior is carefully selected to keep focus on what is important — ...
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    Not Your Daddy’s Farm

    When you imagine a farm, this is probably the last thing you’d think of… and that’s precisely its appeal! Called Lotus, this floating architecture is at once a space for growing veggies, dining, and socializing within urban environments. The structure ...
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    Floating Sauna With Charred Timber Cladding Boasts Minimal Site Impact

    When Milan-based Small Architecture Workshop was asked to design a tiny sauna for a bed and breakfast in Åmot, Sweden, they wanted to do so with minimal environmental impact. The result of their efforts is this dreamy floating sauna on a lake wrapped in ...
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    What Will Eco-Friendly Cities of the Future Look Like?

    If cities of the future use half of the sustainable energy capabilities we have today — or are in the process of inventing — we will be living in the future. Sleek panels glimmering in the sunlight; large, lazily-spinning wind ...
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    lapland’s luxury igloos offer unique micro-accommodation

    Under the northern lights lapland-based holiday provider, levin iglut, offer an unconventional micro-accommodation hoping to create the best igloo experience. the company offers two tiers of igloos at present however both promise at least a ‘touch of luxury’. popular with honeymooners, premium models ...