The Doha Sharq Crossing
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World Trade Center Transportation Hub by Santiago Calatrava
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En L’An 2000 is a series of visionary illustrations of the year 2000 from Paris’ World Exhibition in 1900.
At the turn of the previous century, a group of French artists were asked to imagine the year 2000 by illustrating what kinds of scientific and everyday design inventions progress might bring the worl...
A look at the new World Trade Center Transportation Hub
Santiago Calatrava's extraordinary WTC Hub which took twice the time and money (10 years and $4 billions) to build, is almost ready. Was it worth the cost and the waiting ? You be the judge...
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Santiago Calatrava
The architecture of Spanish architect and engineer Santiago Calatrava (1951- ). The music is Pink Floyd's Learning to Fly.
Robert Spinrad
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William F. Schreiber
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Langston Hughes
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En L’An 2000 is a series of visionary illustrations of the year 2000 from Paris’ World Exhibition in 1900.
At the turn of the previous century, a group of French artists were asked to imagine the year 2000 by illustrating what kinds of scientific and everyday design inventions progress might bring the worl...
Ismail Gulgee
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Robert C. Merton
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William G. Gregory
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Peter Cooper Hewitt
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Chester Holmes Aldrich
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Omar Barghouti
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Columbia School of Engineering and Applied Science
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Gregory H. Johnson
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Stephen Schneider
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Richard G. Newman
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Hewitt Crane
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Hyman G. Rickover
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