Finding Architectural Inspiration in the Crystal of a Sea Sponge

At the bottom of the Pacific Ocean, cylindrical clumps of the glass sponge Euplectella aspergillum protrude like skyscrapers in the deep sea. some house tiny shrimpAccording to whom, an 11-inch sponge is actually high-rise. And the sponge’s glass skeleton is definitely an architectural feat, consisting of a geometric lattice that gives the sponge the impression […]