Wood is important in modern architecture and sees a growing demand as a sustainable building material. New processing techniques allow a host of new possibilities and contemporary architects are welcoming them.
Forget steel and concrete — wood is the latest go-to material for building skyscrapers. The renewable resource has high potential.
A lot of our BBQ charcoal comes from tropical forests, and this can contribute to deforestation, a survey has found. But there are alternatives for more environmentally friendly grilling. How good are they?
Whether Wartburg or Weimar, whether Goethe or Gropius – the traces of famous Germans lead to Thuringia. In 2019 especially the Bauhaus Art School, which revolutionized architecture 100 years ago.
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?
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