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The Secret Room

Secret Room

Photo: Mic L. Angelo


We cannot see these forces acting inside the building materials, but we have an abstract language for analyzing them using numbers instead of words.

Similarly, we can measure the real environmental impacts, such as global warming potential, using abstract numbers. Like a code, the structural and environmental calculations in this room have a form and beauty of their own.

Photo: Mic L. Angelo

Secret Room

Durable curator, Michelle Laboy, discusses the thoughts behind her calculations.


The Making Of Durable

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Behind the scenes footage of making the 1 kg carbon cubes.