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    QUIZ

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    Quizzical Pursuit
    —The Architecture Puzzler

    Created by Dave Guadagni

     

    Architecture Puzzler #425

    As recently at the 1970s, some scientists were saying an ice age was imminent. This seems to contradict the concern about global warming. Is an ice age coming, and, if so, will it counteract global warming?


     

    Question from Last Week:
    Architecture Puzzler #424

    There have been advances in many traditional building systems in response to environmental and energy conservation concerns. "Electrochromic," "suspended particle," and "liquid crystal" are terms that relate to technological developments for which traditional building component?  

    Answer to Puzzler #424


     

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    Dave Guadagni, AIA, is an architect with Robertson/Sherwood/Architects

    Quizzical Pursuit is Copyright 2009, Dave Guadagni.

    AW


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    Glacial surface melt on Greenland.
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