Architectural firm Pedro Barata transformed shipping containers into the world’s largest periscope, named Superiscope. The Superiscope offers visitors views across Lagoa Santa, a lagoon that gives its name to the Brazilian city it is located beside.  Many designers have begun to use shipping containers as building materials for new structures, from temporary shelters to apartment blocks to retail stores.  So, what’s next? What will your create with shipping containers?

Put your own spin on a shipping container home