Saturday, December 3, 2011

10 Mega-Construction Projects That Could Save the Environment — and the Economy

io9 has a list of 10 enormous engineering projects, that could help turn our economic and environmental crises around.

  1. Lunar Ring
  2. The Space Elevator
  3. Coral Venice
  4. Seasteading Arcologies
  5. Megacity Pyramids
  6. Geothermal Power Plants
  7. AMFORA
  8. The Desert Aquanet
  9. Masdar City
  10. Renewable Energy

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Notes

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    Shimizu owns the future, apparently. Also, awesome list!
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    Read the article. Read the articles referenced in the article. Hell, read the articles that the referenced articles...
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