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    The Last Pedestrians

    Places Journal

    The intersecting lives of architect Albert Kahn, artist Diego Rivera, and automaker Edsel Ford — and how they shaped the vision of Detroit as industrial powerhouse.

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    The Gray Scale

    Places Journal

    The Boundary Monuments along the U.S.-Mexico border were erected back in an era content to mark the border with dignified stone sentinels.

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    Landscape Migration

    Places Journal

    We are now well into a geologic era — the Anthropocene — characterized by the acceleration of environmental change. This is the landscape medium in which we design.

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    Notes Toward A History of Change

    Places Journal

    The remarkable career of David Bowie was defined by restless transformation. His passing is a prompt to consider the curious nature of change in an era that’s given up on progress.

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    Demedicalize Architecture

    Places Journal

    Curators at the Canadian Centre for Architecture explore the evolving concept of “healthy” buildings and argue against the new moralistic philosophy of healthism.

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    Smart Cities

    Places Journal

    What if the smart cities of the future are chock full of bugs?

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