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Architect Dame Zaha Hadid Dies Aged 65 But Her Work Lives on

The design world is in shock today as news breaks of the sudden death of the multi-award winning, British-Iraqi architect. Here, we take a look at some of her most iconic works that have transformed urban landscapes across the world...
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Panasonic Plans Japan Smart City on Former Cellphone Plant

In their second such project, Japanese tech giants Panasonic has joined a consortium to plan and execute a 'smart sustainable town' that will rely heavily on clean energy and combine commercial, residential and public space.
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Design, Build, Breathe: Toward Sustainable Cities in the Middle East

Design Build Breathe – a one-day conference organized by the Cairo-based sustainable living solutions company Schaduf on 13 March – brought together participants and speakers from seven countries to share ideas and solutions on eco-building and sustainable agriculture.
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7 Women Whose Designs Have Shaped Our Cities

From swirly asymmetrical designs to sustainable architecture projects to towering skyscrapers, there is no denying the contribution that these women have made to our cities.