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Vincent Callebaut designs farmscrapers for Shenzhen, China for a concept to bring natural ecosystems into cities.

<p>The design incorporates housing, office, and leisure spaces, as well as urban farming to reduce the need for imports from the countryside.</p>

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Vincent Callebaut designs farmscrapers for Shenzhen, China for a concept to bring natural ecosystems into cities.

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1 | These "Farmscrapers" Are Entire Cities In Crazy, Wobbly Looking Towers | Co.Exist: World changing ideas and innovation

A masterplan featuring six sustainable ‘farmscrapers’ formed of pebble-like structures has been unveiled by French firm Vincent Callebaut Architects. Located in Shenzhen, China, the Asian Cairns project showcases a distinctive urban system

Waterfall Island, Alto Parana, Paraguay

Waterfall Island, Alto Parana, Paraguay Is there such a place on earth that is surrounded by waterfalls? Yes there is, Waterfall Island in Paraguay.

Waterfall Island, Alto Parana, Paraguay

Waterfall Island, Alto Parana, Paraguay

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Conceived in response to a densely populated Chinese city's unchecked growth, Asian Cairns is an ambitious take on vertical farming. But will these self-sustaining 'farmscrapers' grow beyond the conceptual stage?

Waterfall Island, Alto Parana, Paraguay

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