Essays on Science and Society

BEYOND THE IVORY TOWER: Constructing Complexity in the Digital Age

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Science  05 Mar 2004:
Vol. 303, Issue 5663, pp. 1472-1473
DOI: 10.1126/science.1091973

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Digital technology allows architects to reduce reliance upon standardization and repetition, and to produce designs that respond more sensitively to varied conditions and needs.