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 Post subject: Sciency stuff-Building powered by algae....
 Post Posted: Sat Apr 13, 2013 10:07 am 
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(Phys.org) —A 15-unit apartment building has been constructed in the German city of Hamburg that has 129 algae filled louvered tanks hanging over the exterior of the south-east and south-west sides of the building—making it the first in the world to be powered exclusively by algae. Designed by Arup, SSC Strategic Science Consultants and Splitterwerk Architects, and named the Bio Intelligent Quotient (BIQ) House, the building demonstrates the ability to use algae as a way to heat and cool large buildings.

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 Post subject: Re: Sciency stuff-Building powered by algae....
 Post Posted: Thu Apr 18, 2013 1:53 pm 
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That is very interesting! Thanks for sharing! 8)

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