“For tell me, is not that cabbage you speak of a being existent in Nature as well as you? Is not she the common mother of you both? Yet the opinion that Nature is kinder to mankind than to cabbage-kind, tickles and makes us laugh." Cyrano de Bergerac [1620-1655]: "The Soul of the Cabbage"
A cob house can be built is 6 months (during the warmer months of the year) if you have 5 to 10 volunteers to help you out. Once the house is complete, if it has been properly designed, you will not need additional heating or cooling devices. Thick clay
A Lambretta scooter with a custom-built VW campervan sidecar in Northwood, Middlesex. The sidecar was created by scooter fan Jay Dyer for his 11-year-old son Kaine to sit in while they drive around the country. Jay spent seven months welding and painting the one-of-a-kind modification in his garden from a 'skin' he bought in Belgium.