Lucy the Elephant is a six-story elephant-shaped structure visualised and built by James V. Lafferty, Jr., a land speculator, who felt an unusual structure would attract visitors and ...Read more 0
Cullinan Studio has announced the death of its RIBA Gold Medal-winning founder Ted Cullinan. It said Cullinan had died in his sleep on Monday, at the age of 88. ...Read more Comments Off on RIBA Gold Medal-winning founder Ted Cullinan dies at 88
The Church of St. Mary on the Aventine is the monastery church of the Priory of the Knights of Malta on the Aventine Hill in Rome, and is ...Read more Comments Off on This church has some peculiarities which others don’t
Imagine a device that can sit outside under blazing sunlight on a clear day, and without using any power cool things down by more than 23 degrees Fahrenheit ...Read more Comments Off on MIT researchers develop system to cool without electricity
Drexel researchers are recycling coal ash, a waste product from coal power plants, to make a porous, lightweight aggregate that can be used as a concrete additive to ...Read more Comments Off on Coal ash aggregate can hasten curing of concrete
It’s well known that the production of cement — the world’s leading construction material — is a major source of greenhouse gas emissions, accounting for about 8 percent ...Read more Comments Off on MIT’s new approach suggests path to emissions-free cement
The Heydar Aliyev Center is named after Heydar Aliyev, the first secretary of Soviet Azerbaijan from 1969 to 1982, and president of Azerbaijan Republic from October 1993 to ...Read more Comments Off on What distinguishes this museum from rest of the lot?