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¿Creatividad o rareza? Las quince construcciones más extrañas en el mundo

Diseños asombrosos, que conjugan elementos artísticos de diferentes corrientes, están expresadas no solo en un pedazo de papel o archivo informático. …

Londoners miss out as homes built as ‘safe deposit boxes’ for foreign buyers

The control of plans for tens of thousands of new homes in London is now in the hands of foreign investors who are increasing their grip on the capital’s prime property assets, figures obtained by the Guardian have revealed.<p>Sites for close to 30,000 homes are owned by just 10 investors in Hong …

Secrets of skinny skyscrapers: 5 slender towers and how they do it

How skinny can you go?<p>Although the bulk of the fashion industry has markedly shied away from this question in recent times, the race for skinny seems …

Mexico's green building boom in photos | U.S. Green Building Council

Happy Cinco de Mayo! It may not be the real Mexican Independence Day (that’s Sept. 16), but it’s still a great opportunity to take a look at the LEED …

Green Living

Barangaroo Tower a World Leader in Green Building Practices

Barangaroo South’s Tower 2 was recently awarded the Green Building Council of Australia’s 6 Star Green Star - Office Design v3 certified rating, an …

Sustainability as a foundation - Civil + Structural Engineer magazine

Thornton Tomasetti provided sustainability consulting to the LEED Platinum De Anza College Media & Learning Center in Cupertino, Calif.<p>At Thornton …

Green Living

Analysis of cements molecular structure leads to a new formula - Civil + Structural Engineer magazine

Cambridge, Mass. — Concrete is the world’s most-used construction material, and a leading contributor to global warming, producing as much as …

Engineering

Totally Transparent Solar Cells Could Turn Our Windows Into Solar Panels

“When you look at tall buildings, there is a tremendous amount of surface area. They can act as efficient collectors throughout the day,” says …

A New Beach House, Powered By The Ocean’s Waves

The outer shell of the house, which will be constructed next year, will be made of concrete and anchored into the rocky coastline. Inside the …

In The Near Future, Solar Will Be Spray Painted On Everything

Lucelo Technologies, in Texas provides a glimpse of that future. Though at an early stage, it’s developing a solar paint that can be spread on more …

'Wind trees' could replace controversial giant turbines in race for sustainable energy

An artificial 'wind tree' has been created to generate electricity from even the slightest flow of air.<p>Jérôme Michaud-Larivière, founder of the …

Vertical City Farming: Undulating Mixed-Use Urban Community

Designed to provide a spaces for public gardening as well as senior living, this hybrid complex has a rich array of green roofs, terraces and facades …

The eight greatest new museums

Reconstrucción del Río de la Ciudad de Zhangjiagang / Botao Landscape

Reconstrucción del Río de la Ciudad de Zhangjiagang / Botao Landscape<p>Arquitectos<p>Ubicación<p>Zhangjiagang City Price Control Bureau, 70 Renmin Middle …

Architizer

Museo del Louvre anuncia remodelación en icónica pirámide diseñada por I.M. Pei

Museo del Louvre anuncia remodelación en icónica pirámide diseñada por I.M. Pei<p>Desde la construcción de la <b>Pirámide del Louvre</b> (1989) en París, el …

Las estructuras de ingeniería más innovadoras y radicales del año

Cada año, la asociación británica <i>Institution of Structural Engineers</i> elige las mejores innovaciones en estructuras y diseño del mundo. Lo hace en …

The World's 18 Strangest Parking Garages

Interesting, innovative and just plain bizarre<p>Parking garages are often architectural afterthoughts. Monolithic and utilitarian, they rarely offer more than the necessary housing of cars for other more aesthetic structures. "It's an expense a developer generally doesn't like, but it is a necessary …

Cómo depurar el hígado con la alimentación

Para tener una buena salud es necesario mantener un <b>hígado saludable y limpio de toxinas</b> y otras sustancias perjudiciales ya que es uno de los órganos …

These Are the World's 21 Tallest Buildings

Few things say that a city or a country has arrived more than a gleaming, awe-inspiring skyscraper.<p>Few things say that a city or a country has arrived more than a gleaming, awe-inspiring skyscraper.

El bicarbonato de sodio y el cáncer

<i>Teniendo en cuenta que el pH sanguíneo es algo clave y vital para evitar enfermedades como el cáncer, no es de extrañar la nula publicidad que se le</i> …

7 (More) Ways to Become a Better Leader

Good leaders don't just make commands.<p>Ever since I started looking back at my corporate career, which ended in 2001, I've found a wealth of experiences that have fueled my thinking.<p>One major realization? Leadership is often about applying the right idea at the right time. In my years managing teams …

12 Habits of Extraordinarily Motivated People

Highly successful people are extremely motivated to succeed. Learn their secrets and put them to work for you.<p>Extraordinarily motivated people are driven to go above and beyond; they are trusted by others, focused and have great confidence in their own abilities. They dream of endless …

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