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Portland’s New Pipes Harvest Power From Drinking Water

Small turbines in the pipes spin in the flowing water, and send that energy into a generator.<p>“It’s pretty rare to find a new source of energy where …

UC Berkeley

Open Layout House Concept By Studio MK27

• 1 |<p>Down at ground level, a large open plan living and dining area spills out onto a sweeping pool deck and lawns, where sun loungers are placed to …

Gorgeous Minimalist Home Overlooking the Ocean in Chile

• 1 |<p>From the outside, it is already easy to see the appeal of the simple design with the home’s boxy structure, dotted with windows.<p>2 |<p>This view from …

Gorgeous Norwegian Eco-Friendly House Produces More Than 3 Times The Energy It Needs

It was designed to be 100% zero emission, and incorporates a ridiculous number of clever tricks and gadgets to truly make it a friend to the environment, according to The Daily Mail .<p>Norway's Research Centre on Zero Emission Buildings and renowned international architecture firm Snøhetta teamed up …

Swimming Pools

Casa Sierra Leona: A Mexico City Tribute to Modernism

• 1 |<p>Located on the outskirts of Mexico City, in the Lomas de Chapultepec neighborhood (or colonia), the house is striking from all angles.<p>2 |<p>An …

Gorgeous Family Home in South Africa features Majestic Ocean Views

• 1 |<p>For instance, the slanted roof is set at such a height above the main living area that when you are inside the home, it seems to disappear …

Delicious Interiors with Natural Materials and Gorgeous Outdoor Spaces

• 1 |<p>2 |<p>3 |<p>4 |<p>5 |<p>6 |<p>This interior view, with a nearly panoramic look into the garden, is from a terrace house in the Paddington area of Sydney.<p>7 |<p>A …

21 Relaxing Living Rooms with Gorgeous, Modern Sofas

• 1 |<br>• Visualizer: Vizuall<p>The pitched roof in this stylish home from visualizer Vizuall gives the living room a bit of height. Coupled with the low, …

Creative and Inspirational Workspaces

Photographer: Soopakorn Srisakul <br>If you live in the right climate, fresh air and sunlight can be just the creative boost you need in your workspace. …

Steel, Concrete, and Stone Home with Central Courtyard

• 1 |<p>Beginning with a rear view of the home, we can see the simplicity of the chosen steel, glass, wood, concrete, and stone materials used throughout …

Modern Exterior Complements its Gorgeous Natural Surroundings

• 1 |<p>The exterior of the home utilizes large swaths of natural wood, which is softly lit at night for a gorgeous, warm effect. The architectural …

Articles about 6 brazilian projects we love on Dwell.com - Dwell

Rugs don't just belong in cozy mountain lodges—as proven by a new summer collection from Brooklyn dealer Aelfie.<p>Somewhere between the fanciful beasts of Where the Wild Things Are and the hand-drawn charm of Marimekko, the characters in the...<p>Las Vegas designer Logan Hendrickson makes versatile, …

San Francisco

Articles about 7 prefabs across california on Dwell.com - Dwell

With its main components manufactured in a factory and assembled on-site, prefab homes can cost less to build, offer a higher...<p>You don't have to look far to find a host of experienced designers and builders of prefab homes in the Golden State.<p>A 1950s Joseph Esherick home in Berkeley, California, …

Prefab Homes

Contemporary Architecture and Interiors on Sunset Strip

• 1 |<p>The main house, a wellness center and guest house all share the space behind the entrance gates at 1232 Sunset Plaza. All three structures hum …

Environmentally Responsible Home, San Antonio

• 1 |<p>The exterior of the building appears almost as a serious of pagodas, with strong protruding struts and wooden finish. These overhangs and arbors …

Could Solar Roads Meet Our Power Needs? Crowdfunding Project Begins

If there's one big problem with centralized solar power facilities it's that finding the space to build them is quite difficult.<p>But what if you could …

Roads

Aerofex hoverbike could be yours by 2017

Aerofex's hoverbike made a pretty big splash when the Californian company showed off its working prototype all the way back in 2012, but then it went eerily silent. Now, Aerofex has finally revealed a launch date and price: it'll cost $85,000 and ship in 2017, according to its website.<p>"Where you're …

FAA

Double Gable Eichler Remodel by Klopf Architecture

San Francisco-based Klopf Architecture could remain busy just remodeling Eichler homes because <i>they do it so well</i>. Their latest, located in …

Put a Ring On It: Nod Gesture Control Ring

Nod Labs envisions we’ll soon be interacting with our smart televisions, set top boxes, home appliances, connected lighting systems, and just about …

Architizer

Gorgeous Housing That People Can Actually Afford

In the U.S., beautiful housing is usually reserved for those who can afford to pay a premium. Few American cities have adopted the high-design ethos behind affordable housing programs the way European cities like Vienna have. Thoughtful social housing does exist here, albeit not in as great of a …

Modern Residence in Silicon Valley, California

The OZ Residence in Silicon Valley, California by Swatt Miers Architects.<p>The team of Swatt Miers Architects has completed this modern residence in …

Architizer

Beautiful Houses: Double Gable Eichler Remodel

Today we will show you the elegant Double Gable Eichler remodel in Burlingame, California, a project by Klopf Architecture. This is a very charming …

Those glow-in-the-dark roads? They didn't fare well in the first public trials

The pilot project that looks to replace streetlights with video game-esque glow-in-the-dark lane markers in the Netherlands has hit <i>a bit</i> of a snag. If you're in need of a refresher, the lines absorb ultraviolet light during the day before glowing through the night. So far, performance has been less …

The Week In Numbers: Overdosing On Caffeine, A Folding Bike Helmet, And More

<b>15 miles</b>: the distance you must walk to charge your smartphone using a new shoe insole that stores energy from footsteps as electricity<p><b>322 body lengths in a second</b>: the speed of the world's fastest land animal, relative to size<p><b>57.14 cups of regular brewed coffee</b>: the amount of caffeine it would …

Bicycle Helmets