AA student Magnus Larsson won the Holcim Foundation’s Awards for Sustainable Construction for his proposal to stop the sprawl of the Sahara desert by stabilizing it with the introduction of bacterium that could potentially convert large parts of the desert into limestone structures literally built by nature. Amazing project, Building Blog did a full treatment here, plenty more images below.
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click here to see our new post about Magnus’ lecture at TED!