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Biocentric standards for development

It's come down to the line, by the time the UN is publishing documents about the human effect on global warming, its already too late. Check out the New intergovernmental report out yesterday Climate Change 2014:Impacts, Adaptation, and Vulnerability.   We built

Bamboo and Earth Youth Center, Cambodia

Bamboo and Earth Youth Center, Cambodia

An alchemy of bamboo and earthen building Kouk Khleang Youth Center is located in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. The youth center is be operated by two Cambodian organizations Cambodian Volunteers for Society (CVS) and Khmer Kampuchea Krom for Human Rights and

Earth floors saving lives in Rwanda

Earth floors saving lives in Rwanda

Earth floors Its as simple as the dirt underneath our feet. Thats the idea behind a project started by a group of students at Stanford University. The Project aims to address health concerns and improve the quality life for families

SEQUELAE OF EFFICIENCY

SEQUELAE OF EFFICIENCY

Courage is the balance between fear and recklessness. Equanimity stands to soothe  our craving and aversions. In our world of polarity, resilience holds the opposite pole from efficiency. As the industrial revolution brought forward unprecedented efficient ways to our daily

David Brower – Earthen Plaster

David Brower – Earthen Plaster

This plaster for the David Brower Center's Reception area was designed by: Marisha Farnsworth

Ilustrated Bamboo Manual

Ilustrated Bamboo Manual

Kevin Rowell: Illustrated Bamboo Manual V.1 (February 2010) In Collaboration with Architecture for humanity, American Bamboo Society, Kleiwerks International, The Natural Builders. 11 pages (2.6MB)

Welcome to the workshop, keep it clean!

Hello and thank you for visiting, We are building an online educational experience that is fun, engaging and most importantly provides real world information on how natural materials can be used in construction today. Members will gain access to online