Turnberry Isle JW Marriott

Turnberry Isle Miami will nearly double its rooms after massive renovation (Renderings)

By Billy Jean Louis Turnberry Isle Miami Autograph Collection is nearly doubling its guest rooms – to 685 from 398 – as it undergoes a $200 million renovation. The property will then be renamed JW Marriott Miami Turnberry Resort & Spa. Construction began in July 2017, with...
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Illustrations by Paige Vickers

101 books about where—and how—we live… great gift guide

Urban classics and new favorites to read and give Recommended reading from urban experts and Curbed contributors By Alissa Walker, Patrick Sisson, and Sara Polsky Updated Nov 19, 2018 Perhaps more than at any other time in American history, where we live determines much about...
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world’s first full-body scanner generates incredible 3D render of human anatomy

kieron marchese the world’s first full-body scanner has produced its first images. called EXPLORER, the medical imaging device scans up to 40 times faster than current PET scans and can produce a 3D scan of the whole body in as little as 20-30 seconds. EXPLORER combines positron...
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Gunta Stölzl was one of many women who studied at the Bauhaus

“Bauhaus histories tend to be disproportionately dominated by men”

The role of female Bauhauslers in shaping the course of modern design is now being addressed says Catherine Slessor. Catherine Slessor Women are often edited out of the history of the Bauhaus, says Catherine Slessor, in this Opinion as part of our Bauhaus 100 series. But the role...
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