This is really cool: a building that is not only environmentally friendy (low energy use, low impact building materials, passive heating and cooling, and so on), but also comes with its own hydroponic garden system.
What’s neat is that this isn’t vaporware–China is in the process of building a bunch of these. Here’s how much green stuff the building will have:
Look hydroponicy stuff:
It’s got all sorts of convection air current stuff:
And the apartments look nice too:
I wonder if it will have termite problems though….