Think you know all about Western Australia? Think again. Australia's largest state is a constant surprise, offering a mix of nature and coastal experiences, including World Heritage-listed national parks, swimming with dolphins and even the country's whitest beach. Take a look at some of the extraordinary experiences on offer in…
This island is one of 505 uninhabited islands in Nagasaki Japanese administration area, about 15 kilometers from Nagasaki. The island is known as “Gunkan Jima” or the island of warships. In the year 1890 a company (Mitsubishi) bought the island and began a project to retrieve coal from the seabed…
With a serious housing shortage but no shortage of plastic bottles littering the streets, the Development Association for Renewable Energies (DARE) – an NGO based in Nigeria – decided to build this incredible two-bedroom bungalow entirely out of plastic bottles! Although many in Kaduna were dubious when the project began…
Architects have designed an incredible 65-storey 'earth-scraper' which plunges 300 metres below ground.
The story of the ruined city of Pompeii is one of the best-known examples of a city that suddenly ceased to exist. One moment it was a thriving metropolis, then an eruption of Mount Vesuvius in AD 79 buried the city in volcanic ash. It was accidentally rediscovered in 1749…
CGI was invented in the 1820s in Britain by Henry Palmer, architect and engineer to the London Dock Company. It was originally made (as the name suggests) from wrought iron. It proved to be light, strong, corrosion-resistant, and easily transported, and particularly lent itself to prefabricated structures and improvisation by…
This house, with the roof removed, was designed by Ying chee Chui as a part of MIT’s “1K House” project.
Although you probably sang the nursery rhyme about London Bridge falling down when you were a child, the actual bridge never quite got that far. London Bridge
Real estate is a piece of land that includes the air above it, the ground below it, and any building or structure on it.