domingo, 15 de mayo de 2011

One Day Will People Be Living In ShroomHouses

Construction material manufacturing often produces hazardous byproducts that are either toxic or difficult to recycle, as are many of the materials themselves.

Brooklyn based Planetary ONE is experimenting with the idea of grow-your-own construction materials by making bricks from mushrooms.

Their latest project, Mycoform, places mushroom roots known as mycelium spores into a mold and feeds them with agricultural byproducts like buckwheat husks

Source:
http://techcrunch.com/2011/05/14/shroom-houses/