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  • Context – Central Artery

    It’s striking how fast bad design is forgotten once it’s been replaced. I’ve taught a design studio at BU for the past few years, and each semester we do a precedent study focusing on…

  • Fur as Insulator

    When comparing humans and polar bears on an infrared camera the differences are hard to miss. Even with the humans decked out in well-designed cold weather gear, polar bears are able to retain much more…

  • Connectors

    With a few projects coming up involving 3D printing, I’ve started looking for inspiration on a specific topic: connectors. Joining plywood and square posts are nice, but what about  dissimilar materials? Cables, wood,…