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These Designers Invented A New Way To 3-D Print Concrete Architecture
Their technique could radically change the way 3-D printed buildings look.
Living Architecture: 100-Seat Church Made of Real Trees
This amazing church in New Zealand was crafted from dozens of living trees, which will form into a strong natural structure as they continue to grow.
Dallas Architecture Firm Ascension Merges With Similar Companies From Boston, New York
Dallas-based healthcare architecture design firm the Ascension Group Architects is part of a three-party merger that combines it with similar companies in the Northeast. Called E4H, the three-pronged group now includes Ascension, Boston’s MorrisSwitzer, and New York’s daSilva. They’ll keep their same names, but add E4H at the end. There are no plans for downsizing any of the employees at the five offices, and there is no singular chief executive or president. “It really is a merger of equals, and the original regional partners continue to remain as partners and owners in the new entity,” says Dan Morris, a partner of E4H, originally from MorrisSwitzer. “This is a national platform and we really are committed to…
Why China's consumers are attracted to U.S. restaurant brands
Chinese consumers fear tainted food much more than fat, salt and sugar, and health concerns about eating at some native establishments have them clamoring for KFC, Pizza Hut and other American brands as healthier alternatives. "They won't recycle oil that they salvage from sewers as too many food street vendors do, they won't put cardboard in their batter as some dumpling restaurants do, and they won't use expired or tainted ingredients," said one Chinese KFC fan.
Winter Storms Challenge Barn, Horse Owners
Winter 2015 is piling snow, sleet, and freezing rain on much of the country. Find out how horse owners are coping.
‘Worth the wait’: Randy Dreiling delivers first football state title to Aquinas
The St. Thomas Aquinas Saints defeated the Wichita Northwest Grizzlies 49-28 in the Class 5A Kansas high school football state championship game in Pittsburg.
Dave & Buster’s to open with giant arcade floor, triple bacon burgers and Tiki drinks
Dave & Buster’s new multimillion dollar Overland Park location opens Monday with more than 150 games, a chef-crafted menu and specialty cocktails.
Young Architect Guide: 21 Essential Tips for Emerging Architecture Professionals
I have personally benefitted from these 21 pieces of advice already in my career — just two years out of college.
Motorcyclist dead after colliding with Kansas police vehicle, chief says
A motorcyclist died after colliding with a Tonganoxie, Kansas, police vehicle Friday night, authorities said. The crash happened near State Avenue and Village Street while an officer was trying to conduct a traffic stop.