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Salt Lake Temple’s four-year renovation set to begin this year

“To some extent, buildings are like people,” said Russell M. Nelson, the 17th and current president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS). “Not only is the aging process inevitable, but it can [also] be unkind.” Nelson offered the metaphor in his speech at the 186th General…
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Oscar Niemeyer's last structure is nearly complete

Brazilian architect Oscar Niemeyer maintained his practice until he died at the impressive age of 104 in 2012. One of the last projects he designed, a 40-foot-diameter sphere hanging off the corner of a 19th-century red brick building in Leipzig, Germany, is scheduled to be completed posthumously in…