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The Fort McMurray Airport Terminal Is a Prairie Oasis

The Fort McMurray Airport Terminal Is a Prairie Oasis

Vancouver firm OMB has designed a tranquil and expansive terminal for this booming international airport in Wood Buffalo, Alberta.

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25 days ago

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Union Station’s Extreme Makeover

Union Station’s Extreme Makeover

Canada’s busiest arrival point is undergoing a dramatic rebirth that will see the Beaux Arts station in Toronto transformed into an epicentre for tourism, food and culture.

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June 3, 2015

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Instant City: 12 New Developments on Toronto’s Waterfront

Instant City: 12 New Developments on Toronto’s Waterfront

Toronto’s 800-hectare lakeshore development is the largest in the world. These major projects are redefining the new blue edge.

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June 2, 2015

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Instant City: What the Pan Am Village Means for Toronto’s Waterfront

Instant City: What the Pan Am Village Means for Toronto’s Waterfront

In time for the 2015 Pan / Parapan American Games this summer, a whole new neighbourhood has sprung up in the east end.

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June 2, 2015

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5 Questions for Jennifer Keesmaat, Toronto City Planner

5 Questions for Jennifer Keesmaat, Toronto City Planner

A champion of the livable city, Keesmaat explains how she keeps the big picture in focus while dealing with Toronto’s explosive growth.

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May 15, 2015

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The Fort York Visitor Centre Opens in Toronto

The Fort York Visitor Centre Opens in Toronto

Designed by Patkau Architects and Kearns Mancini Architects, the low-slung structure nestled behind the Gardiner Expressway reinforces historical context in a busy metropolis.

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May 11, 2015

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A Multiplanar Airport Terminal in Russia

A Multiplanar Airport Terminal in Russia

Grimshaw Architects brings elegance and light to Pulkovo Airport, one of Russia’s busiest terminals.

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April 13, 2015

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17 Reasons To Stay in The City This Summer

17 Reasons To Stay in The City This Summer

How do you beat the heat without leaving the urban jungle? By stepping inside New York’s Dover Street Market, Copenhagen’s Blue Planet aquarium, London’s new wildlife viewing stations on Regent’s Canal, and other cool city spots.

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May 30, 2014

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Can Norman Foster’s SkyCycle Come True?

Can Norman Foster’s SkyCycle Come True?

The visionary concept for London would give cyclists their own expressway. Plus, three pieces of fun, fashionable and flat-packed bike gear.

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May 12, 2014

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How Landscape Architects Are Designing For Super-Storms

How Landscape Architects Are Designing For Super-Storms

The $500-billion hurricane hasn’t arrived yet, but weather experts agree that it’s on its way. We look at firms around the world, including Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates, Turenscape and Weiss/Manfredi, making cities ready for climate change.

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April 2, 2014

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