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SEPTEMBER 15, 2009

A green roof with grassy hills and skylights

Posted by: Dex

This may look like your typical grassy hill. But don't be fooled! It's actually home to super-secret spies who camouflage their hideout with foliage.


Posted by: Izz

Don't be ridiculous, Dex. This is The Living Roof at the California Academy of Science in San Francisco! It's for a bunch of scientists — not spies! Their building is totally sustainable and they put a green roof on it — all kinds of things live up there. The soil and plants help regulate the building's temperature and those skylights open up to let heat out!


Posted by: Dex

Sure, that's what they want you to believe. But see that smiley face hidden in the hill? He gives it all away.