Monday, December 24, 2007

Hexayurt Emergency Shelter

Now this is what I call innovative thinking.  A hexayurt is a shelter that you can build out of 4'x8' insulation boards and some heavy duty tape.  In the Arfcom thread linked below, another member posted a pic of a small hexayurt made from political campaign signs.

{H/T to EXPY37 at Arfcom for the heads up.}

1 comment:

Vinay Gupta - Hexayurt Project said...

Thank you! You might be interested in some of the bigger picture discussions about resilience and infrastructure for disasters and humanitarian relief - a good overview is here:

TIDES Boards

(that's the boards from the National Defense University & Pentagon TIDES demonstrations.)