TED talk: Architect Michael Green on why we should build tomorrow's skyscrapers out of wood
Wood skyscraper expert makes the case for building the next-generation of mid- and high-rise buildings out of wood.
July 10, 2013 |
In a newly posted TED talk, wood skyscraper expert Michael Green makes the case for building the next-generation of mid- and high-rise buildings out of wood.
His mission: Solve architecture’s biggest challenge -- meeting worldwide housing demand without increasing carbon emissions -- by building with carbon-sequestering wood instead of concrete and steel.
Watch the 12-minute TED video: "Michael Green: Why we should build wooden skyscrapers"