Lilypad by Vincent Callebaut

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Project: Lilypad – A Floating Ecopolis for Ecological Refugees
Designed by Vincent Callebaut
It is common knowledge that the planet is warming, ice caps are melting, and water levels are rising. The international scientific community predicts that a temperature elevation of 1 degree C will lead to a water rise of 1 meter, resulting in massive land loss and the displacement of millions of people world wide. Vincent Callebaut, a visionary Belgian architect, is responding to this inevitability with his proposal LILYPAD, A Floating Ecopolis for Ecological Refugees. Continue for more images after the jump:

Complete project is available at Archinect.
Source | Archinect