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SAHMRI’s Striking Pinecone-Inspired “Living Skin” Uses Passive Solar Design in Australia

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Dec 05, 2013 01:07 AM
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by Lucy Wang last modified Dec 04, 2013

Inspired by the skin of a pinecone, Woods Bagot created a responsive, spiky facade that adjusts to reduce the effects of heat load, sun glare, and wind while allowing high amounts of natural daylight to permeate through the building. The spiky, transparent





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