Brazil is considering measures that would roll back environmental protections and make it difficult to meet its Paris climate accord targets — a signal it is stepping back from its global leadership on climate change just as the United States is also retreating. Congress has already passed... - #Blow, #Brazil, #Environment, #Pact, #Paris, #Rollback, #Rules, #TopStories
I like this type of approach in designing a house. And also like how it blends with the garden (in the small scale) and the neighbourhood (bigger scale)! Looks understated but still attractive, probably low maintenance, can be applied in tropical climate, and actually looks like a home :) (Maracana House by Terra e Tuma Arquitetos)
Impacts of Climate Change Will Make You More Worried
Climate change is the greatest threat that the world is facing today. Greenhouse effect prevents the heat radiation from earth which causes rising in land and ocean temperature. Major greenhouse gases are H2O, CO2, CH4, and O3. China, USA, India, Russia, and Brazil are the major greenhouse gas emitters. Major sources of greenhouse gas emission are transportation, fossil fuel combustion, industrialization, electricity generation etc. There are many impacts of climate change like increase in…
Loft Bauhaus In the hot and humid climate of Brazil the house is suspended of the ground and also has upper ventilation, a feature that helps thermal comfort. The house is at 60cm of the ground, to avoid the weather discomforts. The hydraulic and electrical installation can be done under-floor, without requiring excavation and it’s easy to maintain.