Enjoy a mint julep on this tiny farmhouse’s charming front porch

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Related: This tiny farm house on wheels starts at 63K

+ Perch and Nest

Via Tiny House Talk

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Cold front turns Niagara Falls into a glorious icy wonderland

In case you hadn’t heard: it’s cold in th Eastern half of North America. Very cold. In fact, it’s so cold that the normally roaring Niagara Falls have frozen over, leaving a mesmerizing massive wall of ice.

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The frigid temperatures east of the Rocky Mountains have been setting new records. This week, it has been -15 Faranheit in Niagara Falls, while Edmonton in Alberta felt like -40 degrees… that’s colder than Mars is right… View full post on Inhabitat – Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building

Enter the Biodesign Competition to get your ideas in front of the X-Prize

Construction has come a long way since the Neolithic days of our earliest dwellings but many of today’s building practices still require unnecessary amounts of resources and energy. To make matters worse, conventional construction too frequently compromises our health and the health of natural environment, but with the wealth of recent scientific and technological advances, we know that this need not be the case. To address this issue, the X-Prize for BioDesigned futures is seeking applicants with… View full post on Inhabitat – Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green BuildingEco funeral – Inhabitat – Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building