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Google's New Headquarters To Be A Chrysalis Of 'Glass Fabric' And Movable Office Space

**FILE** This photo taken Friday, April 9, 2010,, shows a Google sign at Google headquarters in Mountain View, Calif. Google
**FILE** This photo taken Friday, April 9, 2010,, shows a Google sign at Google headquarters in Mountain View, Calif. Google reports quarterly earnings after the market closed, Thursday, April 15, 2010. (APN Photo/Paul Sakuma) **zu CC/Google/News**

We see a lot futuristic concept sketches from architects. Spiraling Japanese ocean cities; skylines like dinosaur eggs on golf tees; or a Paris of 2050 dotted with algae bioreactors and jellyfish-inspired bridges.

But if there’s anything we like more than a vision of the future sketched out in clean CAD files, it’s when one of those visions happens to be backed by billions. The former is likely to remain a concept; the latter may be here in a matter of years. Exhibit A: Google’s latest proposal for its Mountain View headquarters.

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