The path not taken.
- Oct 9, 2009
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The vertical city has homes, offices and green spaces and construction is due to start in 2054.
The new design overall contains five cities - the capital is called Nüwa. The vertical city has homes, offices and green spaces, all built into the side of a cliff to protect inhabitants from atmospheric pressure and radiation.
The oxygen is largely produced by plants, food is 90 per cent plant-based and the energy comes from solar panels.
The Sustainable Offworld Network is a community dedicated to the development of sustainable human settlements on other worlds.
The Sustainable Offworld Network is a community of professionals in the academic and private sectors dedicated to the development of sustainable human settlements on other worlds, especially on the…
The Nuwa concept was selected as one of the top 10 finalist in the Mars Society - Mars City State competition. The outcome consists on a report (soon available here) and a an on-line presentation on October 17th, 2020 in "The 23rd Annual International Mars Society Convention". The report is...