With just two days in Eugene, and one of them the Sabbath, there’s not a whole lot that I can see. The wind is carrying me up to Portland. I had one meeting at the University of Oregon here, and took some time afterwards to visit one of my favorite structures – a kiln shed that Professor Stephen Duff built with students on the site of the university’s urban farm.
Inhabitat writes about the proposed 2-mile high, 1 million person Ultima Tower in Tokyo Bay.
(They neglected to write that it is an old proposal never meant to be built.)
For comparison’s sake – Brueghel’s Tower of Babel:
This crystal mountain, in Moscow, is more likely to come into the world. C.f. the above comparison.