Tag: night sky

November 26, 2019 admin123@ No comments exist

White elephant When it arose, Canary Wharf was called a white elephant. But in 2012, it overtook the City of London as an employer of bankers & 120,000 people now work there.  New challenge: how to remain king of the jungle & adapt its fortress-like towers to the open, flexible workspace now in vogue? Guessed…

August 15, 2019 admin123@ No comments exist

Yurt Many uses for Western hi-tech yurts – housing, classrooms, dining spaces, holiday!  2018: UK £2.5bn ($3bn) spent on camping/caravan trips, highest since 2012.  2017:  UK – 14.7m nights in tents, 1.3m nights in alternatives like yurts. US – 41.8m people camped, some in their own backyard.  Yurts covered in felt/skins used by Central Asian…