In recent years, architecture has seen a flurry of offbeat yet beautiful abodes with designs based on the world around us. | By Sara Carpenter, BobVila.com
Whether it's a hike in the woods, a night beneath the stars, or a sunny day at the beach, natural inspirations are creeping more and more into residential architecture. Intended to be in sync with their surroundings, these homes may appear out of the ordinary, but their designs are based on common features of the great outdoors like mushrooms and seashells. Click through to see a dozen stunning examples of organic architecture from yesterday and today.
jill: Karlson's story is fact free. What percentage of the rapes, robberies and other serious crimes are committed by the small percentage of the population that has either migrated from the middle east or are the children of parents from the middle east? I have read reports that say a very disproportionate percentage of serious crimes are committed by Muslims from the middle east or their children. I have also talked to Swedes here and they say the same thing. Sweden no ,longer records the demographics of their crime stats but police and the public say that Muslim immigrants commit more than their share of crimes and this was the case before they stopped recording demographics of criminals .