Wednesday, 10 June 2015

The Incredible Billion Oyster Pavillion is Constructed With the Help of 3D Printing




The earth is built of living systems which work together to make this planet the beautiful place it is. However, human behavior has played a large role in deteriorating many of these systems which have kept our species alive for years. We are finally beginning to realize that pollution and human interaction with our environment needs to be kept in check if we wish for our species and other species to continue living on this planet for the millennia ahead.

A great example of how human interaction and our neglect of nature has greatly effected another species, can be found in New York Harbor. The Hudson River estuary was once filled with an incredible 220,000 acres of Oyster reefs which provided extremely valuable resources to the harbor.

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