31 Dec '16, 7pm

Solar Geodesic Dome-Covered Cob House Rises in the Far Reaches of Norway

Solar Geodesic Dome-Covered Cob House Rises in the Far Reaches of Norway

When Benjamin and Ingrid Hjertefølger first caught site of a nature house designed by eco-architect Bengt Warnes , they knew instantly that this was the kind of home they wanted to build for themselves. Their corn cob house topped with a solar dome crown is warm in winter, cool in summer, well-ventilated, and it has a negligible environmental footprint. Best of all, it's relatively easy for the family to build the home by themselves on the Sandhornøya island of northern Norway

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