This simple, unassuming plastic chair is more important than it seems. Made from collected and discarded plastic fishing nets, it represents an important step in the movement to salvage trash and repurpose harmful waste into useful goods.
The Harvard HouseZero is a major retrofit of a 1940's house in Cambridge, created to be net-zero and a design prototype for efficiency.
The idea of recuperating in a natural setting has long been known as a great way to mentally and physically get well. Now that idea has been created as an official care facility, as part of Oslo University Hospital.
The Svart Powerhouse is a hyper energy-efficient hotel in the arctic circle with 360 degree views of the neighboring glaciers.
"Under" is a the name of an ambitious underwater restaurant being developed by the architecture firm Snøhetta, in Norway.
The world's first full scale ship tunnel, in Norway.