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Parrots, The Universe and Everything ‘…The complete 87 mins Parrots, the Universe and Everything talk at UC Santa Barbara given [by Douglas Adams] a month before his death. It’s a speech about the environment and his book Last Chance to See…’ ‘Naked streets’: Sounds crazy but might just work ‘…Entire towns in Europe have no […]

Here and There

From the introduction to Townscape by Gordon Cullen: One building standing alone in the countryside is experienced as a work of architecture, but bring half a dozen buildings together and an art other than architecture is made possible. Several things begin to happen in the group which would be impossible for the isolated building. We […]