The Design for Apple HQ Has a Distinct Spaceship Structure

By: Christopher DeLuca - Published: Aug 15, 2011 • References: 9to5mac and techcrunch
The design for Apple HQ is out of this world: the tech company's potential new base of operations derives its distinct structural form from a spaceship. The massive circular design will be built in Cupertino, California on 175 acres of land.

The design for Apple HQ feels like something derived from an Aldous Huxley novel. What is really unique about the design is that the circular structure has a large grassy area at its center for employees.

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