To solve the problem of increasing air pollution, four young entrepreneurs in Dresden, Germany, have developed the CityTree, which cleans and cools the air of smog-plagued cities.
There is still no end in sight to the construction boom in China. The People’s Republic is the world’s biggest market for construction industry – a status that the economic nation is energetically building on.
Architects and designers of vertical gardens create biospheric artworks in places where there isn’t really any space for greenery in classic architecture.
Hurricane Sandy demonstrated that New York’s metropolitan area is insufficiently equipped to deal with such natural events. The New Meadowlands project aims to change this.