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Future Megastructures, Starship Breaking, and Independence Day 2

As the human race dares to venture further out into space, we’re going to have to adapt our construction methods for large-scale space travel — think starships, space docks, habitable satellites, and other mega-objects too insanely large for construction on this gravity-well we call Earth. In a thought-provoking article, scifi blog io9 takes a look […]

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Links Without Buildings – 080808

[Australian Pavilion image via Dezeen] Designed by Davide Marchetti Architetto, the Australian Pavilion for the Venice Biennale is something between Daniel Libeskind’s new Contemporary Jewish Museum and Lacaton Vassal’s proposal for The Architecture Foundation in London. Needless to say, I like it. [Dezeen] On Frank Gehry’s Serpentine Pavilion: “…it feels like a giant model – […]