architecture

The Future of Cities: Megatall and Supertall Buildings

Posted By on March 17, 2016
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Image courtesy of Wikimedia In The Future of Cities: Megatall and Supertall Buildings we look at the trend in the world right now for architects to design “supertall” and “megatall” buildings. The Council for Tall Building and Urban Habitats (CTBUH) defines “supertall” as a building over 300 meters (984 feet) in height, and a “megatall” as a

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Future Trends: Gravitational Waves and Your 200th Year of Birth

Posted By on February 12, 2016
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Each week Nikolas Badminton, Futurist Speaker, summarizes the top-5 future looking developments and news items that I find to be inspiring, interesting, concerning, or downright strange. Each day he reads through dozens of blogs and news websites to find those things that we should be aware of. In Future Trends: Gravitational Waves and Your 200th Year

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Nikolas Badminton Discusses Vancouver In 30 Years

Posted By on January 26, 2016
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Nikolas Badminton, Futurist, is a regular contributor to Lynda Steele’s CKNW Drive Time show talking about a number of future-forward items from The Future of Work, The Sharing Economy, Privacy, and other items of public interest. In this episode – CKNW, Lynda Steele Show – Jan 25: Vancouver In 30 Years – Nikolas Badminton talks about the Museum of

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