SOM unveils impressive LEED-targeting medical campus for Egypt’s National Cancer Institute (NCI)

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Egypt’s National Cancer Institute (NCI) has unveiled plans for their new medical campus outside Cairo, designed by Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM) . The nine-million-square-foot campus design comprises a system of functional modules separated by landscaped courtyards and connected by visitor and staff circulation areas. The complex, expected to break ground by the end of 2015, is targeting LEED Gold . Read the rest of SOM unveils impressive LEED-targeting medical campus for Egypt’s National Cancer Institute (NCI)

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Duolingo offers free language instruction to anyone with an internet connection

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If learning a new language has ever been on your bucket list, the Duolingo app is making it harder to come up with excuses to get started. Offering a fun, free, and engaging service to anyone with access to WiFi, it is taking the world by storm. Lessons can be broken up in to 3 minute chunks and are age-appropriate for all sorts of users. And, did we mention it’s free? Read the rest of Duolingo offers free language instruction to anyone with an internet connection

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The moon can be your final resting place for just $12,000

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The living spend a lot of time thinking about what will happen after death. Choosing the spot where your remains will live for eternity is a tough one, especially because there is no changing your mind once it’s said and done. For those looking for a really spectacular way to spend $12,000 that isn’t a lavish funeral on Earth, the San Francisco-based Elysium Space has you covered, offering to shoot your ashes into space or even onto the surface of the moon. Read the rest of The moon can be your final resting place for just $12,000

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