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Landscape Permutations: An Experiment in Place and Space
Landscape Permutations: An Experiment in Place and Space

What cross-disciplinary curiosity has to do with impermanence, memory and spatial imagination.

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Pretty Big Dig: Construction Cranes as Ballet Dancers
Pretty Big Dig: Construction Cranes as Ballet Dancers

Mechanical grace, or how to never look at a construction hat the same way again.

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An Illustrated Guide to Cockroaches
An Illustrated Guide to Cockroaches

What superhuman sprinting has to do with democracy, the power of design and your kitchen sink drain.

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Bibliographic: The 100 Best Design Books of the Past 100 Years
Bibliographic: The 100 Best Design Books of the Past 100 Years

What James Bond title sequences have to do with the secret of happiness and the evolution of public signage.

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Designing Minds: Uncovered Video Profiles of Prominent Designers
Designing Minds: Uncovered Video Profiles of Prominent Designers

Peeking inside creative crania, or what giant bananas have to do with the difference between design and art.

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Drawing Nature: Learning to See the World by Learning to Draw It
Drawing Nature: Learning to See the World by Learning to Draw It

From pine needles to zen in 192 pages.

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