The UPI-2M Biooctanic Building Betters Urban Cities

By: Meghan Young - Published: Oct 22, 2009 • References: & designboom
When I first looked at these UPI-2M Biooctanic buildings, I thought aliens had landed and were overtaking human societies. Perhaps I have watched too many 'Star Trek' episodes growing up (and later 'Battlestar Galactica'), but seriously, these cyborg structures are very off-putting to look at.

Yet, it appears that the UPI-2M Biooctanic buildings are actually for the betterment of our species (not, as I first imagined, to the conquering of them). According to, the Croatian architecture firm designed these superstructures to produce biofuel and city air recuperation. Visit for more info and images. Stats for Lightning Cyborg Structures Trending: Older & Mild
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