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Sense and nonsense of rai...

Water is a precious commodity without which the human organism cannot survive. However, the pure enjoyment of ... read more...

Unbeatable airimprovers: ...

Air pollution is a serious problem that claims more than one million lives worldwide annually. Most of these ... read more...

Plastic as a replacement ...

Used plastic bottles which make foundations, bridges and walkways more stable? Students at Massachusetts Institute ... read more...

Rammed concrete: Revival ...

As soon as something better, more powerful is invented, progress ruthlessly replaces traditional technologies in ... read more...

These 3 German corporate ...

In March, the European headquarters of Bloomberg in London achieved 98.5 points at the international ... read more...

An old material rediscove...

Wood and concrete are two materials that could hardly be more different. Each has its own qualities, advantages ... read more...

Eyes from above: Drones o...

Maybe UAVs - Unmanned Area Vehicles - will at some point become an integral part of our everyday lives. In the ... read more...

Quiet at last - Improved ...

More and more people are taking advantage of the positive ecological and physical properties of timber ... read more...

Independent and self-supp...

It is getting cramped on earth. World population is growing by 2.5 people per second. Our planet has more than 7.5 ... read more...

Technical Interoperabilit...

One of the basic goals of Building Information Modeling (BIM) is an efficient information management of ... read more...

How sustainable is energy...

Energy efficiency and sustainability are trendy (and hopefully sustainable). It ranges from individual consumers ... read more...

Smart Homes – Trend and C...

The demand for an automated and remote-controllable home is continuously increasing. The requirements for ... read more...

From the kitchen to the m...

Tunnel construction is a labor-intensive and time-consuming endeavor. It is true that the blasting and boring go ... read more...

Unbeatable air improvers:...

Air pollution is a serious problem that claims more than one million lives worldwide annually. Most of these ... read more...

Green giant: China's purs...

Considered as a nation, China is the world's most polluting and CO2-emitting country. Mega cities such as Beijing ... read more...

Brilliantly Green: Everyt...

Plants are not just vital producers of oxygen for us. They are also proven to increase our well-being and offer a ... read more...

A High-Rise Made of Wood?...

"Wood is style." This quote from Matthias Horx, one of Germany's best-known future and trend researchers, shows ... read more...

Sustainable building: Tri...

A sustainable building culture also looks for environmentally-friendly alternatives when it comes to insulation ... read more...

Recycling: Building with ...

Waste is one of the biggest problems with our consumer society. Even construction, which is exempted from the ... read more...

Together you heat less th...

New single family homes have a problem: They simply heat too efficiently. The building insulation of single family ... read more...