A non-profit organization in California explores a new way to build houses that are less expensive, safe in earthquakes, and energy efficient.
00:17 Speaker 2: And here is Cal-Earth, you can see on your right.
00:20 Speaker 3: Oh my god.
00:21 S2: Yeah, it’s – it’s totally, totally different.
00:25 EM: We drove an hour east of LA to the town of Hesperia. As I entered Cal-Earth, I felt like I was walking onto the set of Luke Skywalker’s house.
00:33 Speaker 4: It’s like “Star Wars” and “Lord of the Rings” put together.
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