Earthship Homes: Affordable, Energy-Efficient Building

Architect Michael Reynolds uses tires and aluminum cans to create Earthships, energy-efficient homes that retain solar energy in their walls. With this technique, you can build an affordable house without any homebuilding expertise.

Archetecture students as well as future Earthship owners can get hands-on training, as Mike Reynolds (with beard) leads a seminar on building an Earthship.