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Apple’s $5 billion ‘spaceship’ campus isn’t attached to the planet, which helps it withstand major disasters like earthquakes

Apple‘s new “spaceship” campus was notoriously expensive to build: Somewhere in the ballpark of $US5 billion went into its construction. The building – in Cupertino, California – uses “base-isolation” technology, which means that the building’s foundation is literally separated from the Earth. In an interview with The New York Times, […]
Apple’s $5 billion ‘spaceship’ campus isn’t attached to the planet, which helps it withstand major disasters like earthquakes