Dubai said it would construct a small office building using a 3-D printer for the first time, in a drive to develop technology that would cut costs and save time as the city grows.
The Live Garden House is a green-roofed, vaulted home built using traditional techniques in Zaragoza, Spain that is hidden underneath the curves of a rolling hill.
A new bridge is being planned in Amsterdam, which will be constructed by robots that will utilize a 3D printing technology. The project will be completed by Heijmans, the Dutch company responsible for building the solar roadway and other revolutionar
The high-rise construction boom in Toronto has been evident for a while. It has been motivated by sky-high prices. In May, prices in Toronto rose another 5% from a year ago. For all types of homes, prices are now 42% higher than at the crazy peak of
When Bjarke Ingels set out to create the fourth and final skyscraper at the reborn World Trade Center earlier this year, he faced the same dilemma that has burdened every architect who has ventured onto New York's most hallowed and expensive constr
This kind-hearted activist is inspired to help the homeless by building them safe and mobile housing units.
Creating intentional communities seemed the next logical step for these tiny-homers in Portland
The 127-story Shanghai Tower is now the tallest building in China and the second tallest in the world. From breaking ground to completion, the building took almost seven years to complete.
Dwelling with the spirit of freedom
This clip from Channel 4 (Britain) takes us on a short tour of a pretty little cob house somewhere in the English countryside. Cosy but spacious, simple yet full of character, this tiny home is awesome- especially when you consider it only cost £150
Trip to the top is no 9/11 history lesson it's all about the views of Manhattan and beyond, the human feat that is New York ... and sheer height
Vancouver-based architect Michael Green was unequivocal at a conference at which I heard him speak a while ago: "We grow trees in British Columbia that are 35 stories tall, so why do our building codes restrict timber buildings to only five stories
Taking the view that rising sea levels caused by climate change could eventually result in the loss of the low-lying island country of the Maldives, architecture student Mayank Thammalla envisions moving the country's entire population onto existing
A new pop-up local business campus is set to open in Brixton, London, UK. Pop Brixton will be home to local independent start-ups and small businesses. It will be housed in a temporary shipping container village, but it is the project's ethos that is
Architectural projects based on shipping containers are one thing, but what about a project that uses an entire ship?
During this year's Salone del Mobile, Dutch Design firm Weltevree unveiled its own updated take on the root cellar.
Global architecture firm Perkins + Will recently completed work on Shanghai's Natural History Museum and it's now open for business.
Vancouver's housing market is relatively expensive, and this naturally prevents a lot of people from being able to afford to own their own homes.
Designed by renowned Italian architect Giancarlo Zema and produced by EcoFloLife, the WaterNest 100 is an eco-friendly floating housing unit.
A project by Seattle-based charity Sawhorse Revolution is both educating young people and creating accommodation for the homeless.
Sometimes architecture can create much more than a roof over your head and this five-level, floating dwelling for six people is a perfect example of how a living space can define a new kind of living.
Developer Kleindienst Group is planning to construct 42 floating properties as part of the Heart of Europe development in Dubai
NOVATO (CBS SF) -- After George Lucas ran into a buzzsaw of opposition from his wealthy Marin County neighbors when he tried to expand his Skywalker Ranch studio...
Rome wasn't built in a day, but a village of 10 houses created out of 3D printed concrete parts has been constructed in just one day in Shanghai, China. And the even better news? Each one only cost around $5000. Oh, and they're partly made out of
This massive future-shaped cube may be the first co-working megaplex, designed to provide both workplace and sleeping quarters to the mobile creative class of tomorrow.
They ticking all the construction boxes: they are cheap, green - and anyone can use them
Roots Up has designed a greenhouse to collect dew in Gondar, Ethiopia, as part of a scheme to help local farmers with low-tech solutions.
Italian architect Giancarlo Zema has designed a new eco-friendly floating home.
Why the idea isn't as crazy as it sounds
Paris' iconic landmark is going green