Fire refugee Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith will stay on Bunker Hill after completing a 15-year lease agreement with the owners of U.S. Bank Tower, the tallest building in the West.
SeaWorld announced on Wednesday that it is planning to build Orlando's tallest, fastest and longest roller coaster. Named after a type of shark, "Mako" will stand 200 feet tall, reach speeds as fast as 73 mph and have 4,760 feet of steel track. Show More Summary
Dharmendra Singh has good looks, a college degree and loving family and friends. He stands out in other ways, too. The 8-foot-1 Singh is India's tallest man. Yet when it comes to love, the 32-year-old man believes he's getting the short end of the stick. "In terms of marriage, the main problem is my height. Show More Summary
The National Basketball Association (NBA) today unveiled the logo for NBA All-Star 2016 in Toronto -- the first NBA All-Star to be held outside of the United States. The logo design pays tribute to the iconic CN Tower, the tallest free-standing structure in the Western Hemisphere and the crown jewel of Toronto's skyline.
A small team of photographers has worked to produce a 365 gigapixel panorama of one of the world's tallest mountains. Shot over 15 days, the result is one of the most stunning composite images we've ever seen... Continue Reading This...Show More Summary
There's clearly a whole lotta love for Kristian Matsson down South.
A Pakistani businessman has big dreams for the 140-foot cross he’s building at the entrance of Karachi's largest Christian cemetery. Parvez Henry Gill, 58, says the bulletproof concrete structure will be the tallest cross in Asia and...Show More Summary
New York may not have held the title to the tallest building in the world in years — nor might it regain that title in the foreseeable future — but there are plans to build what is being billed as the largest landmark in the world. The...Show More Summary
The plyscraper era has begun as Cross Laminated Timber towers start popping up everywhere.
The United Arab Emirates boasts the world’s tallest building, Bourj Khalifa in Dubai, as well as the world’s largest prayer rug in Abu Dhabi’s Sheikh Zayed Mosque. Saudi Arabia now seems to be following its Gulf neighbor’s example with plans to build the world’s largest hotel, just over a mile from Mecca.
Shanghai Tower (Center), Source: Forbes.com By EconMatters China Builds World's 2nd Tallest Skyscraper The world's 2nd tallest skyscraper, Shanghai Tower, at Lujiazui, Pudong, Shanghai, China is to open to the public in a month or two (mid-2015). Show More Summary
An ambitious project from property tycoon Harry Hyams and architects Richard Seifert & Partners, London’s Centre Point skyscraper has kept watch over the West End since 1966. Once the tallest building in the city, 33 storeys of grade II… The post Anglepoise Lamps & Eley Kishimoto Celebrate 60’s London’s Skyscraper “Centre Point” appeared first on Selectism.
Swedish singer-songwriter supports his new album with "Sagres".
While Letterman was giving his swan song over on CBS, most of the other late-night shows still chugged on (though not without paying tribute to the host, at least in Conan’s case), which meant that a presumably deflated viewership tuned in to see the Tallest Man On Earth bring their latest album, Dark Bird Is […]
image credit: Sandy Stevenson The Meikleour Beech Hedge is located right besides A93 Perth-Blairgowrie road, north of Perth and south of Blairgowrie, in Scotland. This solid wall of beech trees is the tallest and longest hedge in the...Show More Summary
The Tallest Man on Earth recently released his latest album Dark Bird Is Home. He and his band performed one of the tracks from that album, "Sagres", on last night's episode of "Conan". Watch it below. Earlier in the episode, Conan urged viewers to change the channel and watch David Letterman's final show instead. Show More Summary
The observatory atop the 1,776-foot World Trade Center finally opens next week. But the view from the tallest building in the US (for now ) is not the only stunning vista that will greet visitors. Read more...
From the top of 1 World Trade Center, the nation's tallest building, it really does seem as if you can "see forever." Those two words are the motto of the center's new observatory that opens May 29,... To view the full story, click the title link.
The tallest wood building in North America is completed and it is stunning.
An exclusive look at the technology inside the tallest building in the Western hemisphere