The building made from wood which is invulnerable to earthquakes

In Japan, there is a 7-storey building, invulnerable to earthquakes. It is made mainly of wood. Experiments in this field are usually used for high-tech materials such as flexible concrete or metal alloy. However, the population is more widespread in the population, researchers from five universities have learned to live in the countryside. The idea …

Traditional Japanese Houses

A traditional Japanese house (minka) in modern Japan is represented by only a few museums. However, these buildings, although in fact a thing of the past, are an integral part of the architecture and culture of this country.   History: Traditional houses are simple one- or two-storey frame buildings made of wood, paper, straw, clay, …