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Gallery of ICD-ITKE Research Pavilion 2013-14 / ICD-ITKE University of Stuttgart - 18

"The project is the latest in a series of successful biomimetic investigations by the Institute of Computational Design (ICD) and the Institute of Building Structures and Structural Design (ITKE). This pavilion studies the naturally lightweight structures of the beetle elytra, a protective shell for the wings and abdomen of a beetle." Architect: Nam Hoang

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Meet the extraordinary man who has been called "the architect of the people" and the first man to use paper as a building structure material, Shigeru Ban. He is the founder of Voluntary Architects' Network (VAN). He built refugee homes in Rwanda and evacuation homes in Japan and China and also helped built churches and schools to aid victims of natural disasters. "Paper buildings cannot be destroyed by earthquakes." Shigeru Ban http://www.thextraordinary.org/shigeru-ban

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FREEBIES Sentence Building Kits - Whimsy Workshop Teaching...Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, Homeschool Worksheets, Printables, Literacy Center Ideas..This is set of three different ways to practice simple sentence formation where students build, write, self-edit and peer edit their sentences. These FREE pages increase in complexity and are samples from a year-long bundle of sentence building that practices the following skills:

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