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Pedro Barata flipped a shipping container to create the world’s largest periscope

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Sep 19, 2015 01:05 AM
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by Nicole Jewell last modified Sep 17, 2015

New ideas for repurposing shipping containers are popping up every day. Brazilian architectural firm, Pedro Barata e Arquitetos Associados , have turned an elongated shipping container on its end to create what the firm calls "the world's largest periscope". The 12-meter-tall Superiscope offers beautiful framed views of the adjacent Lagoa Santa.





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