31 Dec '15, 2pm

Immense green-roofed school grows its own herb and vegetables in France

Is there any better place to learn about biodiversity than in a hands-on environment? That’s the teaching approach taken by the Rosalind Franklin School Complex, a large Ivry-sur-Seine urban building organized into a series of green-roofed terraces. Designed by Chartier Dalix Architectes , the glass-and-metal school and student dormitory is installed with raised beds and a small greenhouse to grow herbs and vegetables.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/immense-green-roofed-school-grows-it...

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