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Check out these amazing plans to make the world’s best airport even better. South Korea’s Incheon International Airport already has one gigantic terminal, but Terminal 2 needs to be finished for the 2018 Winter Olympics. The terminal’s two million-plus square feet will be big enough to contain a shopping district.

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It’s not often that architects get to design and build their own dreamhouses. Or that they’re able to do so with a life partner. But Dutch architects Jetty and Maarten Min did just that. 
What Client? An Architect Couple Design Their Own Dream Home
Slideshow: Co.Design 

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It’s not often that architects get to design and build their own dreamhouses. Or that they’re able to do so with a life partner. But Dutch architects Jetty and Maarten Min did just that. 

What Client? An Architect Couple Design Their Own Dream Home

Slideshow: Co.Design 

"Tomato vines are suspended above conference tables, lemon and passion fruit trees are used as partitions for meeting spaces, salad leaves are grown inside seminar rooms and bean sprouts are grown under benches. The main lobby also features a rice paddy and a broccoli field."

A building in Tokyo that has 200 species of rice, fruits, and veggies may have reached new levels in the craze to “green” the office.

The second tallest building in the world is more like a vertical city than a building. Think of it like this: the 632-meter tall Shanghai Tower is a bustling mixed-use metropolis with more green space (and even more people) than many cities on the ground can boast of having.

The statistics on the building, which ranks only behind Dubai’s Burj Khalifa in height, are staggering: 521,000 meters squared of floor space, 106 elevators, a weight of 1,200 metric tons, the ability to hold 30,000 people (it really is like a small city), and the kicker—one-third of the building is dedicated entirely to green space.

Check out this company’s office"Our new space brings everyone together in a single open-office environment that supports instant communication and improved collaboration across teams.”

“An office isn’t just four walls and a lease. It’s a perception of you. Location, surroundings, and community all play into the company culture.”

But is it as cool as Google’s new Dublin HQ