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Dirt – The Movie

January 22, 2011

Luke Mahony

This is a great movie, that shows you just how important Dirt is to us. It is something we take for granted but is fast disappearing.


http://www.dirtthemovie.org/
“Most of the world considers dirt a viable building material”

I think it was Ben Harper that said “what’s from the earth, is of the greatest worth.”

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Rammed earth, strong houses

January 12, 2011

Luke Mahony

“Rammed earth may be a future building material in north-west Indigenous communities if a study at The University of Western Australia proves successful.” The UWA team will submit their findings to Standards Australia for a national rating of rammed earth. Read more at Science alert.