Matrix Building

This may look like a structure from The Matrix, but it’s actually a motherboard-inspired skyscraper that houses a datacenter in Iceland. “Our project is a vision of how could it be a future green data center located in Iceland. A data center is often a large industrial building without a significant architectural connotation, a big anonymous container. The main issue of our project is to investigate a new morphological solution that could represent both the complexity and the importance of the building into which we keep our data. Above all, we conceive the data center’s configuration in order to maximize the use of the available renewable energies and also to allow the re-use in a sustainable way,” said the designers. Click here to view the first image in this week’s funny school pictures and fixes gallery. Continue reading for a viral video showing what happens when a racecar driver’s brakes fails at 100MPH.