Doors to Diplomacy Participants

New Taipei Municipal Ruifang Junior High School (2019 CyberFair Project ID 8449)
Taiwan, New Taipei City
Official Status: Final Project: Ready for Judging
Category: 5. Local Attractions (Natural and Man-Made)

We estimate 10 student(s) from 14 to 14 will work on this entry.

Description of Our Community: Our community is New Taipei City, and it's the northernmost city on the island of Taiwan. It covers the entire city of Taipei with a total area of more than 2,000 square kilometers. The coastline is more than 120 kilometers long and has a vast territory. The northeast, north and northwest of New Taipei City are facing the seas. Along the northeast coast, there are rich seascape wonders and coastal scenery. During the summer, there are full of people at the sea, and the whole stretch of mountains and seas connect the most popular golden tourist route of people from Taipei.

Project Description: On the coast road of New Taipei City, is there a special house? It is called 'Do Good House'. Ten years ago, the retired math teacher Steven Ho built it with soil. This house does not have a foundation, no air conditioning, but it can resist typhoons reaching the highest level on the wind scale at level 17 and earthquakes of magnitude 8.0. In 2011, Steven Ho participated in the first Taiwan Green Construction Competition. He did not expect to defeat the Japanese architect Ito Toyo; however, He won the first place. How much wisdom is hidden inside? Let us continue to read...

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