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Could Carrots Make Concrete Stronger and Greener?

6 monthes ago   |   By Arch Daily

Via flickr user conchur licenced under CC BY 2.0
Carrots cannot help you see in the dark, but they could make your buildings stronger, and more environmentally friendly. Engineers at Lancaster University in the UK have worked in collaboration with Cellucomp Ltd UK to study the effects of adding “nano platelets” extracted from the fibers of root vegetables to enhance the performance of concrete mixtures. The vegetable-composite concretes, made from vegetables such as sugar beet or carrot, have structurally and environmentally out-performed all commercially-available cement additives, such...
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Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

Gwang-ju View Folly / Moon Hoon

Gwang-ju View Folly / Moon Hoon

© Kim Chang Mook Architects: Moon Hoon Location: 96 Jebong-ro, Seonam-dong, Dong-gu, Kwangju, South Korea Category: Installation Design Team: Kim Jaekwan, Kim Sookhee, Kang... Read more ...

Scavenger Hunt - 2 people having a conversation / Fehrenbacher Hof

Scavenger Hunt - 2 people having a conversation / Fehrenbacher Hof

Item 3 - 2 people having a conversation These 2 guys were sitting right behind a few of us Urban Sketchers who chose to stay inside the Hof. They were having a talk about hard... Read more ...

Contemporary Colorful Landscape Painting, Mixed Media, Trees, Fine Art For...

Contemporary Colorful Landscape Painting, Mixed Media, Trees, Fine Art For Sale, “WHISPERS OF THE TRUTH” By Passionate Purposeful Painter Holly Hunter Berry

Hard to believe but the inspiration for this painting was a view of an area that was dry, with dead leaves and very few patches of green. I decided to paint this as I imagined... Read more ...

Abstract Landscape, Mixed Media, Blazing Sky, Contemporary Painting “Blazing...

Abstract Landscape, Mixed Media, Blazing Sky, Contemporary Painting “Blazing Glory” by Carol Nelson Fine Art

Flash and sparkle. Dramatic colors. Rough and smooth textures. If these things appeal to you, this is your painting. It may be hung as is, or framed for a more finished... Read more ...

Botanical Abstract Painting,Textured Art, Mixed Media Fine Art For Sale...

Botanical Abstract Painting,Textured Art, Mixed Media Fine Art For Sale “First Frost” by Contemporary Artist Liz Thoresen

FRESH OFF THE EASEL... 30"x30"x1.5" Acrylic on Canvas/Available $1575 Read more ...

10 Roof Pavilion / Espiral

10 Roof Pavilion / Espiral

© Pablo Casals Aguirre Architects: Espiral Location: Ruta - F-30-E 31, Zapallar, Región de Valparaíso, Chile Category: Lodging Architects In Charge: León Duval, Luis Felipe... Read more ...

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218

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3354 Kitt

3354 Kitt

Still painting, 6" x 6" acrylic, $100 Read more ...

Magnetic North

Magnetic North

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Still Snowed In - and Wishing for Spring

Still Snowed In - and Wishing for Spring

Hare Raising Adventure / 16 x 20 / oil on linen panel Read more ...