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Eight More Stories for Thursday:
The Washington Post editorial board argues that planning should move forward on the Eisenhower Memorial project. [The Washington Post]
Meanwhile, another building by Frank Gehry, FAIA, in Maryland is going to be turned into a Whole Foods. [Curbed DC]
After 16 years in the planning stage, the National Lighthouse Museum is planning to open this fall. [The New York Times]
Here are 10 photos to convince you that China has some of the world's best architecture. [The Huffington Post]
Spanish architect Santiago Calatrava, FAIA's 18,500-square-foot sciences building, which is wrapped in an arched aluminum trellis, at Florida Polytechnic Institute will open this weekend. [Dezeen]
A new proposal is being floated to surround Bridgewater Place in Leeds, England, with frames to combat the building's issue with directing winds as strong as 80 mph to the street. [The Guardian]
A new study finds a connection between the density of street design and human health. [The Atlantic]
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