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Concrete 'tents' for refugees

After wars and natural disasters, some people are forced to live in tents for years. The Norman Foster Foundation wants to change that. These are the concrete 'tents' it hopes will provide a home for refugees.



The mysterious city dreamed up by Silicon Valley billionaires

Will California Forever be the new home of Silicon Valley's elite? A group of tech billionaires are reportedly planning to build a city from scratch in Northern California. We analyse the details of this ambitious project.



The architect who designs warped buildings

Architect Frank Gehry's creations will go down in history for their curvilinear shapes. Such is the case with the Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao and the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles. We explore the life and work of one of the world's most influential architects.



The world’s largest sphere shines bright

Sphere’s outer shell is illuminated by a 54,000 m2 LED display, the largest on the planet. Inside is another enormous screen and seating for more than 17,000 people. This is how the new spherical megastructure in Las Vegas was built.



Secrets of the Obelisk of Buenos Aires

Obelisks are stone monuments that originated in ancient Egypt and usually commemorate important events. Among the most famous on the planet are those in Luxor, Rome, Washington, Paris and Buenos Aires. This is how the mega monument of Buenos Aires was erected.


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