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Canadian Canoe Museum a Lesson in Building with the Landscape

Canadian Canoe Museum a Lesson in Building with the Landscape

Snaking along a side of the Trent-Severn Canal in Peterborough, Ontario, the low-slung, green-roofed building by Heneghan Peng Architects, with Kearns Mancini Architects, will connect to the water.

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February 8, 2016

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A Scotch Glass for Outer Space

A Scotch Glass for Outer Space

Open Space Agency and Ballantine’s craft the perfect vessel for toasting the future.

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January 21, 2016

Section: Curiosity

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10 Projects We’re Watching in 2016

10 Projects We’re Watching in 2016

For the start of the new year, we’ve rounded up 10 hotly anticipated architectural masterpieces – underway or opening in the coming months – that we’re following with bated breath.

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January 4, 2016

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A Lego-Compatible Prosthetic Arm

A Lego-Compatible Prosthetic Arm

Introducing Iko, a prosthetic arm that kids can transform with a Lego spaceship, backhoe or anything else.

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December 23, 2015

Section: Curiosity

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The Future of Footwear

The Future of Footwear

From sneakers that signal directions with vibrations to socks that help athletes prevent injuries, our feet are poised to become the next logical place to embed wearable technology.

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November 30, 2015

Section: Curiosity

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Reimagining a Lost World of Scent

Reimagining a Lost World of Scent

Piero Lissoni captures the essence of a bygone perfumery for a multi-sensory installation.

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September 22, 2015

Section: Curiosity

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Dry Futures Competition Confronts California’s Drought Head-On

Dry Futures Competition Confronts California’s Drought Head-On

The winning concepts propose ways to reduce water use, replenish the region’s vanishing water table, and even create beautiful oases that restore the urban environment.

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September 18, 2015

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2015 AZ Awards Winner: Best A+ Student Work

2015 AZ Awards Winner: Best A+ Student Work

It might recall science fiction, but this concept for a San Francisco fire station by SCI-Arc’s Danny Jens Karas is a practical imagining of how structures might one day be built.

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September 16, 2015

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2015 AZ Awards Winner: Best Concept

2015 AZ Awards Winner: Best Concept

The University of Applied Arts Vienna used robots and a novel foam-based material to fashion a system of joints with an array of potential applications in the architecture of the future.

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September 15, 2015

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2015 AZ Awards Winner: Best Unbuilt Competition Entry

2015 AZ Awards Winner: Best Unbuilt Competition Entry

The architectural dome gets a modern reboot in Steven Christensen’s concept for a thermal spring spa in western Latvia.

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September 14, 2015

Section: Curiosity

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