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Photos: Google plans to drape its new campus in a "photovoltaic-integrated canopy skin"

Last year, Google showed off its grand plans for a futuristic, glass-covered campus in Mountain View, California. But it scaled back its vision after the city limited the amount of office space granted to the company. 292 more words

Google Fieldtrip

I can’t believe I didn’t ever post these pictures. Sometime in December, I took a small group of students along with our community outreach coordinator to Google. 133 more words

High School

This New Google Campus Looks Like a Utopian Summer Camp

The engineers at Google might be heading back to summer camp.

The company just revealed plans for a new office building that are up for approval with the city of Mountain View, Calif., and they look a little more like a tent city than an office park. 187 more words

Tech

Mountain View planning office releases latest renders of Google's tent-like campus expansion

Google’s expansion plans for its Mountain View HQ have been progressing rather slowly, but the company has now given the go-ahead for local planning officials to release the renders of the structures it hopes to build next to its existing Googleplex head office. 113 more words

Google

Make it Count

A googol is 10100 or 1, followed by 100 zeroes.

In contrast, a googolplex is 10googol or 10(10100) or 1, followed by 10100 zeroes.
To write out googolplex, be prepared to invest some time. 392 more words

Mathematics

Month One

It was 7:30am. You could see the sun rays beaming through the palm trees and fun-colored lawn chairs. I was early, but there was already a line of about 30 people waiting to go inside Building 46. 423 more words

Building For Whose Eyes? Corbusier, Google, and the Fifth Facade

“The eye of the airplane is pitiless. This time we have the actual record of reality. What an appalling thing. Do human beings live here? Do they consent to do so? 1,741 more words

Architecture