Monthly Archives: December 2010

Earthen Floor Training Video (via Earthbag Building Blog)


Today’s post features a video from Guiding Star Creations who attended an earthen floor training put on by Sukita with Claylin Floors. The ease and beauty of working with non-toxic materials created many smiles during the workshop. Earthen floors are … Continue reading

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Earthbag Biogas Plant (via Earthbag Building Blog)


This fascinating article was sent to me from Jeff Bousquet. Please send us any good articles you come across so we can share with others. Text below is from the Earthbag Bio Latrine website. What is Earth Bag Bio Latrine … Continue reading

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Domehouse by Elevated Earth Technologies (via Earthbag Building Blog)


Today’s post features an earthbag dome by Elevated Earth Technologies. The text below is from their website. In nature there are few linear and right-angled shapes and none that are being applied in the design of wild animal habitats. On … Continue reading

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First Earth: Uncompromising Ecological Architecture (via Earthbag Building Blog)


Must SEE Free documentary film about building healthy houses out of earth. All content below from the First Earth website. FIRST EARTH is a documentary about the movement towards a massive paradigm shift for shelter — building healthy houses in … Continue reading

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Ancient Rammed Earth Structures (via Earthbag Building Blog)


Earthbag building and rammed earth construction are very similar. Both methods utilize earth that has been tamped solid. In the case of earthbag building, polypropylene bags or tubes contain the soil and eliminate the need for expensive forms. Since they … Continue reading

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Battery


The Baghdad Battery

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