Wood Skyscraper Design Reaches 650 Feet Tall
February 11, 2015 | 8:56 pm CST

"Driven to solve the problems of climate change, social alienation, end of resources and rapid urbanization I have designed a new social and sustainable alternative to our traditional construction methods and ways of life," says German architect Leonhard Weingartner. His solution is called elastic_WOODSCRAPER II, a 600-foot-tall building that is 70 percent wood.

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