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The Domino Effect and the Berlin Wall“>http:// Lech Walesa pushed the first of the 7.5 ft. tall styrofoam dominoes that continued for over a mile. The last domino decorated with Chinese characters did not fall. Read for more about the history of the Berlin … Continue reading

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Doric, Ionic, and Corinthian

Greek Temple Architecture The Greeks developed three architectural systems, called orders, each with their own distinctive proportions and detailing. The Greek orders are: Doric, Ionic, and Corinthian. The Doric style is rather sturdy and its top (the capital), is plain. … Continue reading

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