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Emporia is first and foremost an urban planning project in which offices, housing, and retail come together in a mixed-use development

Rammed earth, a low-cost, easy to build material. A mini-city in Luanda, Angola, Africa. Designed by the team of Pedro Sousa, Tiago Ferreira, Tiago Coelho, Bárbara Silva, and Madalena Madureira, 2010.

A sustainability pioneer apprentices with an Egyptian architect who championed safe, low-cost housing. Now she's building adobe homes in the Texas desert and has founded a nonprofit to teach others