CityTree: An urban ‘organism’ that purifies as much air as a small forest

According to a startling statistical figure from WHO, in 2012, some 7 million people died - one in eight of total global deaths - resulting from various types of exposure to air pollution. Considering the sheer scale of this global health predicament, solutions are more than welcome - and one of the latter potentially comes…


Urban Treehouse: Modernist habitats perched atop preserved city trees

We have harped about expansive treehouse-like structures and even grand treehouse tents, but the aptly christened 'Urban Treehouse' takes the cake in terms of sheer design prowess. Created by the firm Baumraum, the variety of architecture combines elevated modernist blocks with a complementing setting. To that end, all of these habitats are experimentally built inside…

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