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Smart Bridge Design Turns Pilons Into Apartment Buildings

I am fascinated by this bridge design. At the most southern tip of Italy the local government decided to take a section of the highway out of use and build a new main road. 34 more words


Longing for a Room with a View

I don’t need much. Just a room with a view.

Everything else will fall into place.


Travel Theme: Round

Ailsa’s Travel Theme this week is Round. So here are some shots of the dome of the beautiful Siena Cathedral, in Siena, Italy, which is one of the most beautiful cathedrals I’ve ever seen. 10 more words


Starshade: The Space Sunflower

Designed by NASA, the starshade will help take pictures of exoplanets by blocking out the bright light from their stars.


New London Legacy

The new British library building, will bring the city an entire new spacious reading platform.


Earth Week Heroes 2014: Shigeru Ban Humanitarian Architect

Tokyo-born Shigeru Ban is a talented, globe-trotting architect, who designs dwellings of elegance and simplicity and notable public commissions (Pompidou Centre-Metz France). But that’s not why he was internationally recognized earlier this year with the… 403 more words