Building Materials

Michael Demkowicz says that steel, aluminum, and concrete are among materials we understand least, but all have big possibilities for engineers.
Jul 23, 2014   MIT Spectrum
Using a set of mid-February photographs from Iceland, Chuck Wolfe describes scaled expressions of urban settlement and transport in Iceland and derives principles for building better places.
Feb 25, 2013   The Atlantic Cities
A Welsh company is using ground-up plastic remnants to create a building material sturdy enough for housing.
Mar 21, 2010   Treehugger