This week on Dezeen

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This week on Dezeen

This week we reported on high-rise oddities, as a Benidorm skyscraper was rumoured to be built without a working lift and a fake mountain villa was ordered to be removed from the top of a Beijing tower. More architecture and design news follows, plus our Dezeen Music Project track of the week.

Capitalism is an in-your-face dance track by South Korean production duo Save Martin.

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Billionaire reveals Hyperloop supersonic transport system
Billionaire reveals Hyperloop supersonic transport system

Also grabbing the headlines, Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk unveiled plans for a supersonic transport system that would take passengers from San Francisco to LA in just 30 minutes.

Green light for Kengo Kuma's redesigned V&A at Dundee
Green light for Kengo Kuma's redesigned V&A at Dundee

Kengo Kuma's redesigned V&A museum was given the go-ahead and London's Royal Academy of Arts announced that the Japanese architect is to design an installation for its upcoming architecture exhibition, along with Alvaro Siza and Eduardo Souto de Moura.

"I started my company with a completely bogus business plan" - Janne Kyttanen

In our series of movie interviews about additive manufacturing, industry leaders Janne Kyttanen and Materialise help explain the development of 3D-printing technologies and how they might shape the future.

Casa Moliner by Alberto Campo Baeza
Casa Moliner by Alberto Campo Baeza

We also published two projects by Spanish architect Alberto Campo Baeza and our most popular architecture story was a house in Osaka with a garden that snakes between its cedar-clad walls.

House in Nishimikuni by Arbol Design
House in Nishimikuni by Arbol Design

Top photograph is by Xinhua/ChinaDaily.