A Home In A Shipping Container – New Technology To Change the World. We have done several articles highlighting construction projects that use shipping containers for apartments or low cost housing. How about a container that opens up into a full portable home complete with a deck and glass sun-rooms?

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Things Being Built From Shipping Containers. We have done posts before about the use of shipping containers for affordable housing and not just single level residences but gigantically tall apartments made from them! The apartment project was not all attractive but the designers felt it was cost effective and made use of containers that were […]

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Solar Energy and Art Come Together in the Lunar Cubit. When art and science come together to make something both beautiful,useful and thought provoking the artist has accomplished something wonderful and the work should be shown. In this case maybe the work should move from a possibility to a reality. It is called the Lunar […]

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Would You Want To Live On Your Own Floating Island? There are actual companies that design and will build to suit a personal floating island home, business or city. The price tag is likely to be a little too high for my wallet, but maybe someone reading this has access to a spare 100 million […]

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UK Mechanical and Civil Engineering Combine to Gives an Amazing Bridge. If you have a fear of high bridges as many people do, then travelling to many places in the world can be very stressful. The engineering challenge when it comes to allowing vehicles to pass over bridges easily is that you often also have […]

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Future Robots Learning from the Animal and Insect World. Ants are easily overlooked, I mean they are typically really small and underfoot so unless you step in a nest or sit on a log you may not notice them at all. When you do take a really close look at them, it is amazing what […]

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This type of Korean Architecture Sounds Better than the Average Home. When setting out to by or build a new house and make it you home most people focus on location,size,cost and probably cost to maintain. After that it is a mater of taste for architecture and the floor plan layout. If you have an ear […]

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Knowing where not to build a structure in Case of an Earthquake. Earthquakes are one of the most devastating of natural disasters and one of the hardest to predict when it will happen. The United States Geological Survey estimated that several million earthquakes occur each year with most going undetected. 

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A 3D Printer on Mars.  Attention and excitement about the planned mission to Mars seems to be growing around the world, at least with people that think it is important. The race to the moon in the 1960’s produced technological improvements, expertise and scientific advancements. Yes it was expensive, but we need to spend some […]

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New Remote Sensing Laser Technology is Offering New Avenues of Study for Archaeologists. Most people in the world have heard of Stonehenge as the famous and unexplained ancient stones placed in a circle in the English countryside. This prehistoric monument is more specifically located in Wiltshire, England, about 2 miles (3 km) west of Amesbury […]

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