Ever more skyscrapers are being built in our cities. But that requires sheer endless amounts of resources. Now, some architects are looking at the classic material of wood for a more sustainable alternative.
Forget steel and concrete — wood is the latest go-to material for building skyscrapers. The renewable resource has high potential.
When you think "sustainability," building with wood isn't necessarily the first thing that comes to mind. But a deeper look at the growing trend begs the question: Could wood be a key sustainable resource of our future?
The Biennale Architectura in Venice highlights the latest trends in design and showcases new approaches to architecture. This year, there are five trends that make this edition of the Biennale unique.
Experts around the world agree that bio-based products are essential for a sustainable society. Researchers are working hard to develop innovative projects such as regenerating human body parts out of wood fibers.
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