Ergonomics across scales

Cushicle // Michael Webb, 1966 http://architecturewithoutarchitecture.blogspot.com/p/cushicle-and-suitaloon-were-conceptual.html mobility and contained environment extension of human skin nomadic: skeletal and inflatable structure-like spine with multiple functions   Dome over Manhattan // Buckminster Fuller, 1960 http://gothamist.com/2012/03/08/the_1960_plan_to_put_a_dome_over_mi.php perfectly controlled climate enlarges dome to scale of Midtown, Manhattan artificial ecosystem to save energy and create better conditions of living maintains temperature […]

HumanScale resources

apparently the organization that made what looks to be the scales we are using also made many others for different scenarios and it’s a pretty neat resource for other projects later on, plus it’s just cool how many intricate human motions they seem to have cataloged. There’s a slideshow on archdaily (http://www.archdaily.com/876603/the-only-design-tool-you-need-humanscale-gets-a-revamp)