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    Branching Out registered user content locked

    By Thomas, Jen The buzzy building material of the moment isn't a newly discovered metal mined from the Earth's core or a super-strong polymer created in a lab. No, it's actually one of the oldest construction…

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    City Escapes registered user content locked

    Why can't an old rail line be an urban oasis? Across the United States, city governments have found that it's cheaper—and more engaging for residents—to rebuild infrastructure into public green…

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    Agility in Motion registered user content locked

    Electric bikes aren't exactly known for their aesthetics. But, with its most recent product-development project, the French upstart Coleen looks to change that, taking Jean Prouvé's classic World…

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    Safe Way registered user content locked

    By Waity, C. J. Overcrowding on Mumbai, India's above-ground rails is so extreme, it's often deadly. On average, seven commuters die each day, with more than 2,700 deaths in 2018. Relief is en route, with the state…

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    Reflective Mood registered user content locked

    When is a storage facility more than a storage facility? When it's designed to be a work of art in and of itself.

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    Stargazing registered user content locked

    The project team at design firm Snøhetta looked to the stars for inspiration on its decade-long project renovating Norway's Solobservatoriet, also known as the Harestua Solar Observatory. The most…

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    Buzzworthy registered user content locked

    With Roastery locations in Seattle, Washington, USA; Shanghai, China; and Milan, Italy, Starbucks is no stranger to building large, immersive coffee spaces. But when it set out to build its latest…

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    Bound & Determined registered user content locked

    By Elton, Catherine It's a world of haves and have nots. One city built a library to erase barriers. As part of an extensive public revitalization plan, government sponsors in Calgary, Alberta, Canada launched the…

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    Eye Candy registered user content locked

    By Parsi, Novid It's the selfie age. And projects to create photo-friendly pop-up art museums—whether they're showcasing the world's largest pool of rainbow sprinkles or fluorescent yellow stilettos that stand 7…

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    Going Up registered user content locked

    The SkyRise vertical amusement park is fraught with design and construction challenges. But before the project team could turn to those, the plans first had to clear the courtroom. Initially…

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