Architecture that repairs itself

Van Mensvoort
November 13th 2009

Venice, Italy is sinking. To save it, Dr. Rachel Armstrong in her TED talk argues we need to outgrow architecture made of inert materials and, well, make architecture that grows itself.

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Hauw Nio
Posted 20/03/2012 – 16:40

Wonderful concept! Hope it will work!

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