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The Architecture Behind a Brave Racoon's Viral Skyscraper Climb

5 days ago   |   By Arch Daily

© Evan Frost/ MPR News
This article was originally published by Metropolis Magazine as " SOM Explains Exactly How a Raccoon Scaled Its St. Paul Skyscraper ." After completing Town Square, a mixed-use, double-tower complex in the heart of St. Paul, Minnesota in 1980, the late architect Donald Smith of SOM told Architectural Record magazine, “We must reorient our attention to the center cities to save them.” Smith's words were prophetic, it turns out, but not in the way he may have expected. Last month, Town Square-now known as UBS Plaza- captured the attention of the globe as a scraggly...
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