Category:Wind towers

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  • English: Wind tower - A traditional windcatcher tower structure which has developed in ancient Persia (Iran) and seen on ancient, historical, and contemporary buildings of the Middle East, particularly in Iran, Bahrain and Dubai. This tall element is a natural air cooling technology, an air scoop bringing breezes down into a structure, sometimes first directing it over underground water systems, cooling it further.


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