PECO Green Roof Tour with PHS

Tues., Oct. 21, 5 to 6 p.m.

Food 101: A Panel Discussion

Wed., Oct. 22, 6 to 7 p.m.

Philly Parks Future Forum

Thurs., Oct. 23, 6:15 to 7:45 p.m.

 

  






 

 

Entries in the greenhouse project (1)

Friday
Sep302011

Full Spectrum: The Greenhouse Projects exhibit combines historical science with modern growing methods in a high-tech eco-structure  

Peeking out between the colonial brick buildings on South 5th Street, a 52-foot, ribcage-like structure is a stranger amidst the relics of Old City. Neon orange, green and blue plastic panels, as well as plant life, stick out from all angles. The structure is a greenhouse and part of “The Greenhouse Projects,” a special exhibit at the American Philosophical Society (APS) Museum.

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