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Entrance conceal; commitment; Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgments; venture credit; Preface; half I; 1. Theoretical Framework; half II; 2. purposes; three. conversation; four. Thermal rules; five. Water stability; 6. security; Endnotes; Bibliography; writer Biographies.

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summary: entrance disguise; commitment; Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgments; venture credit; Preface; half I; 1. Theoretical Framework; half II; 2. purposes; three. verbal exchange; four. Thermal law; five. Water stability; 6. security; Endnotes; Bibliography; writer Biographies.

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The forest that surrounds the house becomes the driving element for the conception of the interiors made of irregular columns and posts. ” Buckminster Fuller (1895–1983) paid close attention to nature and its governing systems, as he understood that humans exist in connection with the rest of the living world. Jean Prouve’s (1901–1984) Maison Tropical (1949) and the later Maison du Sahara (1958) not only explored ideas of prefabrication and lightness, but are especially important for their design for extreme climates.

Image courtesy of im studio mi/la and collaborators) The notion of aesthetics also plays a substantial role in incorporating nature into the built environment, as it establishes emotional attachments and garners respect. In human society, beautiful places tend to be valued more. By designing aesthetically pleasing things, we can help their conservation. Issues of aesthetics in architecture have been discussed since the time of the ancient Greeks, a society highly interested in such philosophical aspects of life.

The invention of the microscope in the late 16th century in the Netherlands and later the compound microscope by Galileo Galilei (1564–1642) in 1625 allowed scientists to study the incredibly close and small as well as the distant using the same technology. Today, with the aid of the electron microscope, we can observe the fine structure of a single cell, and with nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) spectroscopy, observe protein structures. Robert Hooke (1635–1703) is considered the first to bring to the public astonishing microscopic images from the invisible to bare eye from the world of nature.

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