31 Mar '14, 3am

CalEarth -- the Interior of the vaulted earth bag construction house.

is a 501(C)3 non-profit/charitable foundation at the cutting edge of Earth and Ceramic Architecture technologies today. Founded in 1986 by its director, Nader Khalili (1936-2008), its scope spans technical innovations published by NASA for lunar and Martian construction, to housing design and development for the world's homeless for the United Nations.

Full article: http://calearth.org/

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"Earth bag" framework for raised beds-- details at

"Earth bag" framework for raised beds-- details at

earthbagbuilding.com 31 Mar '14, 4am

We were looking for an easy, cheap and relatively quick method of building a wall to create a raised garden bed. We first ...

Carmen Bellis!!!

calearth.org 23 Mar '14, 6am

Continuing in his tradition, Khalili's associates and apprentices are dedicated to research and education of the public in...

The rammed earth and adobe city of Ghadames

naturalhomes.org 31 Mar '14, 1pm

The basic units of the city are its houses which have at least two main floors. Access to a home is by a single entrance d...

Sydney switches off for Earth Hour

Sydney switches off for Earth Hour

straitstimes.com 29 Mar '14, 11am

SYDNEY (AFP) - Sydney's Opera House and Harbour Bridge plunged into darkness on Saturday for the Earth Hour environmental ...

New post: Tonight's Earth Hour - it's really about what you do next

New post: Tonight's Earth Hour - it's really ab...

theecologist.org 29 Mar '14, 9am

The 29 posters are beautiful, playful, romantic, mischievous and provocative ... Millions of people around the globe will ...