• Sam Bloch of Grassroots United discusses Hexayurts for Haiti

    by  • April 27, 2010 • Everything Else • 0 Comments

    http://www.grassrootsunited.org/ is Sam Bloch’s organization.

    http://www.scienceforhumanity.net/ is raising money to for the research to design a hexayurt we can *prove* will withstand the winds and other conditions in Haiti.

    http://hexayurt.com is the main site for the free/open source hexayurt shelter. A basic unit is $100, about 1/4 the price of a relief tent, although ruggedized units for Haiti may be $200 to $300.

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    Vinay Gupta is a consultant on disaster relief and risk management.


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