The Architecture Puzzler
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Architecture Puzzler #248
How does concrete react to aluminum? Also, why should you not allow the use of aluminum wire for tying rebar?
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Architecture Puzzler #247
The Chicago Tribune Tower (1922-1925) in many ways represents the ambivalence of the 1920s because its planning and structural frame were very sophisticated and modern for its time, while its exterior skin was Gothic. Who designed this building, and how was the firm selected?
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