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Ferrari-Inspired Italo High-Speed Train Will Hit the Tracks in Italy

Section: Cope Headline: Ferrari-Inspired Italo High-Speed Train Will Hit the Tracks in Italy Date: 04/23/2012 Source: Inhabitat Abstract: In Tucker Viemiester’s lecture, he talked about the good/bad of design and the purpose of the design. He introduced his past works and use example of Hitler’s works to show the Good design that work for the … Continue reading

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Brave New City | Finding Your Way

Justin Yoon Section: Cope Global Now: Abstract Headline:  A new navigation system introduces the new technology to the urban city Date:  November 16th, 2012 Source: Metropolis Magazine Abstract: The New modern navigation system totally renovated and reinvented the way people live in the urban era. Also access to internet everywhere, and mobile search devices through smart phones. … Continue reading

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High levels of radioactive substances in Japanese food

Anjana Singhwi Section: Julianna Cope Global Now: Abstract Headline:  High levels of radioactive substances in Japanese food Date:  11/07/2012 Source: Abstract: The damage of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear reactors in Japan, caused due the 9.0 magnitude earthquake and tsunami ( March of 2011) , lead to the release of toxic radioactive substances into the atmosphere. … Continue reading

Global Now / Week 9

5 Pointz end?

Adam Fernandez Section: Cope Global Now: Abstract Headline:  5 Pointz to Demolished by September 2013 Date:  November 5, 2012 Source: Abstract: As the time grows closer to the closure of this historical site referred to as the “Mecca of Graffiti,” people still have hope that it can still be saved from the plans to … Continue reading