28 Dec '15, 2pm

Futuristic oceanscapers are floating villages 3D-printed from algae and plastic waste

Futuristic oceanscapers are floating villages 3D-printed from algae and plastic waste

could be a means to future energy independence. The structures, envisioned by architect Vincent Callebaut , would recycle ocean waste harvested from international waters as building materials for new, sustainable marine architecture. The hypothetical composite material would comprise a mix of plastic waste and algae. Biomimetic and completely self-sufficient, these sustainable habitats are a vision of an egalitarian society for environmentally conscious individuals.

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