Archetype is a garden where architecture and nature dance together in continuous connections and contrasts, whose peculiarities, in the Renaissance meaning, are filtered, absorbed and interpreted by the contemporary man.
Nature is a synthesis of landscape, man becomes landscape through architecture. The fusion of classical and modernist language generates to the third one which find its time in the contemporaneity.
How does the internet go from country to country? It travels through thousands of kilometres of underwater fibre optic cables which can transmit information up to 99.7% of the speed of light.
This website shows all cables currently being used
Inflatable architecture? Could air redefine flat-pack design?
“Basic sheets of plastic, paper or fabric can be transformed into complex inflatables using a method devised by researchers at MIT Media Lab’s Tangible Media Group.”
Biohackers want to make their bodies and brains function better by “hacking” their biology. The BBC’s Victoria Derbyshire programme meets the people who are inserting technology under their skin, adopting extreme diets and trying to change their DNA.
Huawei, the Chinese telecoms giant, has hit the headlines over the arrest of the founder’s daughter in Canada for extradition to the United States.
But the firm, which manufactures a range of technology from network equipment to mobile phones, is on the agenda for other reasons too.
Some Western governments have blocking telecoms companies from using Huawei gear in new communications networks, citing security concerns.
So far the UK has held back from any formal ban. So does the firm pose a threat?
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