Photo of the Day: A 36-year-old wood roller coaster in Valencia, Calif., which closed last month, caught fire. [Los Angeles Times]
Structure to Watch: Today Apple is expected to announce a new wearable technology and iPhone, among other products, at an event in Cupertino, Calif. [Quartz] The company reportedly built a special structure for the event at De Anza College's Flint Performing Arts Center. [MacRumors]
Six More Stories for Tuesday:
There's a Kickstarter for a "phone" that actually does nothing except look like one. [Kickstarter]
GIFs of procedural architecture. [BldgBlog]
Trailer houses for dogs. [Curbed National]
An airplane redesigned for athletes. [Wired]
CNN ranks the 10 best places for architecture buffs to visit. [CNN]
Korean architect Seung H-Sang will be Seoul's first city architect. [Dezeen]
Step Up, Step Down:
New York-based Architecture Research Office promotes Jeffrey Hong, Neil Patel, and Jejon Yeung to project directors.
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