Dubai's $136M Museum of the Future will be full of robots and their inventors
Dubai continues to treat city planning like a simulation game with the cheats turned on, unveiling its latest architectural wonder: the Museum of the Future. The building is set to open in 2017, and while we’re not quite sure how to describe its shape (a lopsided torus? An aerodynamic donut?) it serves an interesting dual-purpose as both museum and research lab.
both museum and research lab
The country’s ruler Sheik Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum tweeted that the Museum of the Future will be an “integrated environment empowering creative minds to test, fund and market ideas for futuristic prototypes & services.” The $136 million building is being built near Dubai’s financial district, just a seven minute drive from the famous Burj…
Source:: The Verge