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Frank Gehry Is Right: 98% Of Architecture Today 'Has No Respect For Humanity'

At a press conference in Spain a few weeks ago, a journalist asked world-famous architect Frank Gehry what he would say to critics who accuse him “of practicing showy architecture.” Gehry, who was in town to receive a prestigious Princess of Asturias Award, responded by extending his middle finger. …

Christmas Bird Count: Citizen science for the birds | @GrrlScientist

At 115 years old, the Christmas Bird Count is the “granddaddy of them all” -- of all citizen science projects. Learn a little about the history of this grand project, why it matters and why so many people participate.<p>Long before television and the internet existed, people started to organise and …

The 10 Tallest Skyscrapers Of The Future

The first megatall tower — a building that soars over 2,000 feet into the air — opened ten years ago, according to Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH). It was the Burj Khalifa, and it set astounding records at 2,722 feet tall or over half a mile high.<p>But come 2018, a new building …

Skyscrapers

Articles about tiny 1920s garage transformed charming studio on Dwell.com - Dwell

A dilapidated auto shop in Seattle is reborn as an efficient studio rental.<p>Industrial elements are combined with vintage furniture and a minimalist color scheme to create a layered, atmospheric loft home...<p>Modern maker Jeran McConnel believes that simplicity is key in creating small spaces that …

Architecture

CELEBRATING BOSTON'S ARCHITECTURAL LEGACY

<b>Text and photography by Lee F. Mindel for Architectural Digest.</b><p>A Frank Gehry-designed building at MIT.<p>As a young architecture student immersed in my studies at the Harvard Graduate School of Design, I was perhaps unable to fully grasp the importance of my education. Or my surroundings. Last week, …