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Podcast of the Day: Ada Louise Huxtable’s essay “A Look at the Kennedy Center,” read by Alexandra Lange.
Seven More Stories for Wednesday:
A salt refinery off the Nullarbor Plain in Western Australia mirrors the landscape of a distant planet, where land and sky are indistinguishable. [Wired]
Jose Guizar illustrates one New York City window per day.
Billed as the largest shopping center in the world, the Randall Park Mall in Cleveland, Ohio, is being torn down after five years spent with closed doors due to the recession. [Four Pins]
Alexander Calder’s "Mountains and Clouds" mobile in the Capitol will undergo structural analysis. [Hyperallergic]
A new exhibit at the Dallas Center for Architecture offers a look at the buildings through a child's perspective, with a timeline of toys used throughout history to construct fantasy buildings. [The Dallas Morning News]
Running out of storage on the iPhone is an everyday first world problem, but fear not! SanDisk just introduced a solution: a flash drive for iPhones, offering up to 64GB in additional memory. [Huh]
Awards: Enter Now!
The AIA's COTE Top Ten and Top Ten + Awards recognize innovative projects that incorporate sustainable design strategies, while educating the profession and the public about the increased value of buildings that protect the environment. Submissions are due Jan. 26.
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