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Architects plan skyscraper that 'casts no shadow'

Updated 4:56 AM ET, Tue March 31, 2015
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Architects NBBJ have designed what they describe as a "no shadow tower." Courtesy NBBJ
The idea works by bouncing light between two specially designed buildings onto public spaces below and might reduce shadow by as much as 60%. Courtesy NBBJ
This computer graphic displays how sunlight would be reflected down onto ground level via panels stationed on the side of the larger of two towers. Courtesy NBBJ
NBBJ say the concept could work in a number of locations around the world. Courtsey NBBJ
NBBJ's concept was designed for the Greenwich Peninsula in London. Courtesy NBBJ
Hundreds more high-rise buildings are expected to be built in London in years to come, according to research from the New London Architecture thinktank. AFP/Getty Images