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Gardens by the bay

Author: Loh Kok Hong; Quill Potter; Ochre Pictures (Firm)
Publisher: Melbourne, Victoria : Looking Glass International, 2009.
Series: Super science, Series 2, Episode 1; VAST: academic video online
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Asia's largest garden is being built in one of its smallest countries. This is Gardens by the Bay, Singapore's latest Engineering feat. When completed, it will be a triumph of man over nature. Plants from temperate climates will defy Singapore's tropical heat. The conservatories seemingly ignores the laws of physics as it sores into the air without a single pillar to support it. Even the ground it sits on was  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Loh Kok Hong; Quill Potter; Ochre Pictures (Firm)
OCLC Number: 885256700
Language Note: This edition in English.
Notes: Title from resource description page (viewed July 1, 2014).
Description: 1 online resource (22 min.).
Series Title: Super science, Series 2, Episode 1; VAST: academic video online
Responsibility: directed by Loh Kok Hong.

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Asia's largest garden is being built in one of its smallest countries. This is Gardens by the Bay, Singapore's latest Engineering feat. When completed, it will be a triumph of man over nature. Plants from temperate climates will defy Singapore's tropical heat. The conservatories seemingly ignores the laws of physics as it sores into the air without a single pillar to support it. Even the ground it sits on was manmade. How did Singapore bend the laws of nature? This is the story of Gardens by the Bay and a miracle of modern technology.

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