Critiquing Skyscrapers

I make fun of skyscrapers a lot, so I thought I should back up my scorn with some substantive arguments. Here they are:

Their is abundant evidence to show that high buildings make people crazy.

High buildings have no genuine advantages, except in speculative gains for banks and landowners. They are not cheaper, they […]

Alien Gardens

These landscape design are beautiful, mysterious, intriguing…which is to say, perfect. I really want to go there. Green space is always a good idea, as few cities (none that immediately come to mind) have too many parks. But I want more like this…weird. Grassy hills with trees and playgrounds are great, but hardly inspired.

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