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The panels, spanning over an area of 65,000ft2, cover roughly half of the building’s power consumption

They used the principle of plant photosynthesis to create energy

Denisa Buzatu, a student at Princeton University, has a vision for a shape-shifting façade that would increase the environmental sustainability of buildings. For her senior thesis, Buzatu is designing and prototyping a structure that shades the façade of a building by folding and adapting its shape in response to sunlight.

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  • Date occured Thursday, 21 May 2015