In A Flood, This Amphibious House Starts To Float

Instead of building houses on stilts, it might make more sense to just build houses that turn into boats.

Thanks to climate change, some of the world’s rainiest places are likely to get rainier–and more likely to flood. In the U.K., where intense rainfall led to floods that caused over $1.5 billion in damages last year, architects have come up with an answer: An amphibious house that starts to float when water levels rise.

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