Posts tagged ‘plants’

December 5, 2013

The Future of Biophotovoltaics

The Future of Biophotovoltaics

In America’s race to search for sustainable energy, research scientists are looking toward the energy released in the process of photosynthesis as our future power source. Vertical spaces, from houses to skyscrapers, and horizontal spaces, from open land to oceans, could set the stage as the potential biophotovoltaic centers that power our communities. Imagination and innovation meet again to produce a scientific wonder as a step into a future run on plants.

March 6, 2013

Finding Arcologic Inspiration and Application

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Photo found on a Touch of Green via Grow Food Not Lawns

Photo found on a Touch of Green via Grow Food Not Lawns

A beautiful collection of arcologic applications. Lots of these spaces are far too expensive for the average person and its why we should find ways to make them accessible. I will find a way for I feel I have no choice. Observe the wide array of plants, heights, and geographic locations for the potential placement of food. Oh glorious food. Join theses guys in the Grow Food Movement by liking, following and applying to your community.

An update for more tips and references: You can follow Tariq Tanveer, designer of the garden walls by visiting his facebook: or his website at:

The idea of a rotisserie wall posted on A Touch of Green

The idea of a “rotisserie” wall posted on A Touch of Green