The Adelaide Zoo Entrance Precinct. Australia’s first purpose-designed ‘green roof’ to support wildlife shelter and extensive ‘living walls’ of native plants, making it a significant horticultural park and research centre as well as a world class zoo.
Dickson Despommier, a professor at Columbia University, created the vertical farm concept with 82 graduate students. He says that the skyscrapers could protect a city's food supply from floods and droughts, and from pathogens that attack crops
We need more science and environmental education. California Academy of Sciences - Renzo Piano’s 2008 structure – with an electric-eel forest and rooftop wildflower meadow – houses the Academy, known for its pioneering research and rare wildlife since