[Image: Inside the riveted curvature and infinite throughways of Ontario’s subterranean generating station, as photographed by Vanishing Point, about whom I hope to post more soon. While you’re there, by the way, don’t miss the so-called Depths of Salvation. Meanwhile, see BLDGBLOG’s own take on urban knot theory, then join our tour of London Topological].
7 thoughts on “Valvescape”
the world of tunnels is most fascinating. never quite knew it could be this interesting. thanks.
Man is merely emulating the subterranean termites
…and the Common Stalk Borer
plus gazillions of other burrowing animals.
I still want to know how bees manage to take flight when their design is said to be so aerodynamically unwieldy as to preclude flight.
Thanks for drawing attention to Vanishing Point. It’s a fascinating project, and I look forward to reading your take on it sometime soon.
stumble upon this blog while blog surfing, very infomative indeed …will drop by again
Here’s more urban spelunking sites:
What, they didn’t bring their skateboards with them? Missin’ out!
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Trying to skate through 3-6 inches of water is just about the last thing on my underground agenda. The number of times I’ve been in bone dry pipe could probably be counted on one hand.