A Survey of Futuristic Floating Cities

Wetropolis by S+PBA – Bangkok, Thailand

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Weaving the reality of the environment into their design, Wetropolis is literally grounded in mangroves and indigenous plants that naturally filter water, supply fresh oxygen, and combat global warming by cooling surrounding waters. The design includes plans for sustainable shrimp farming — a big part of the local micro-economy — and community housing.