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"Eliel Saarinen was so meticulous when he designed the First Christian Church in Columbus, Indiana. Every screw in the structure is carefully aligned so that the slot in the screw head runs straight up and down. Seriously." | photo by Sarah, Flickr

"Eliel Saarinen was so meticulous when he designed the First Christian Church in Columbus, Indiana. Every screw in the structure is carefully aligned so that the slot in the screw head runs straight up and down.

Irwin Union Bank and Trust (now Irwin Conference Center), Columbus, Indiana, by Eero Saarinen

Photo 5 of 19 in Ode to a Forward-Thinking America: Columbus, Indiana

Saarinen’s overhead lighting was unusual: Concave expanses hold custom fixtures, while a constellation of smaller embedded bulbs plays up the feeling of space.

This striking fireplace sits within the Eero Saarinen-designed Miller House in Indianapolis. Renowned designer Alexander Girard helped craft the inteiror as well.

cylindrical fireplace /// The Miller House is the ultimate modernist home designed by Eero Saarinen, Alexander Girard, Dan Kiley.

Jamie Hyneman, special effects expert, inventor and popular co-host of Discovery Channel's hit television series "MythBusters," has received a 2012 Distinguished Alumni Award from the College of Arts and Sciences at Indiana University. Born in Marshall, Mich., and raised in Columbus, Ind., Hyneman (BA '81) graduated from IU Bloomington with a degree in Russian language and linguistics through the Individualized Major Program. He has made, in his own words, "a living having fun."

Jamie Hyneman, special effects expert, inventor and popular co-host of Discovery Channel's hit television series "MythBusters," was raised in Columbus, Indiana. Hyneman graduated from IU Bloomington.

Paul Kennon's AT&T Switching Station in downtown Columbus, IN

Paul Kennon's AT&T Switching Station in downtown Columbus, IN

Ameritech Switching Station

AT&T Switching Station Columbus, IN The American Institute of Architects ranked Columbus, Ind., sixth in architectural innovation and design in the entire United States — despite having a population of just

Columbus City Hall | Architect Magazine | Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, 2014 AIA Indiana Design Awards

Columbus City Hall | Architect Magazine | Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, 2014 AIA Indiana Design Awards

The orchestrion in the dining room at Zaharakos Ice Cream Parlor | photo by nwgeidner, via Flickr

The orchestrion in the dining room at Zaharakos Ice Cream Parlor

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