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Shaun Kohei Westbrook (M, 34)
Los Angeles, US
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    Design Media Arts at UCLA
    In the 1970s space colonies were considered to be a viable alternative to a life restricted to planet Earth. The design of cylindrical space...
    Now playing SpaceCollective
    Where forward thinking terrestrials share ideas and information about the state of the species, their planet and the universe, living the lives of science fiction. Introduction
    Featuring Powers of Ten by Charles and Ray Eames, based on an idea by Kees Boeke.
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    Project: Design Media Arts at UCLA




    ARCHITECTURE

    Bahrain World Trade Center
    Bahrain Island
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    Three wind turbine blades have been successfully installed on the Bahrain World Trade Center, a twin skyscraper complex. This is the first time that a commercial development has integrated large-scale wind turbines within its design to harness the power of the wind.






    ARCHITECTURE
    Luc Schuiten
    Archiborescence
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    An approach to architecture that uses as essential construction blocks all forms of living organisms, most notably plants.



    ARCHITECTURE
    Aidan Quinn
    Eco-Pod house
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    This Pod has solar panels on the roof to heat the water, a wind turbine to generate power and a wood burning stove in case there’s no wind.



    ARCHITECTURE
    Thom Mayne
    “Phare” (lighthouse)

    To be built in Paris as “a prototype for a green building” with a wind farm generating its own heating and cooling for five months of the year and a movable “double skin” to cut the heat from direct sunlight through the windows.




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    Nemo33
    Brussels
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    The world’s deepest pool, 33 meters (115 feet) deep, used to train scuba divers in Brussels.





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