Dropping into cinemas this year. (Okay, that was bad.) Read the full article on AICN Nordling here. I really love MAN ON WIRE, the documentary about the famous walk between the Twin Towers by Phillippe Petit - so much so that a fictional retelling seemed to me unnecessary. Show More Summary
Director Robert Zemeckis tells the true story of Philippe Petit's astounding high-wire walk between the two World Trade Center towers in 'The Walk'. [...]
Reporter slain, charging your car, Salesforce tower burns. [ more › ]
All images courtesy of Shin Kuo A spinning skyline literally gives new perspective to urban architecture in architect Shin Kuo’s Turn to the Future building concept. Developed as his thesis project at the San Francisco Academy of Art...Show More Summary
Stunning South American landscape photography.
“Once your voice is translated, the zeroes and ones literally fly through the air until they reach a cell tower… Now, the code gets translated into electric charges which run from one cell tower to another in tubes filled with stuff that does that kind of thing.” More »
Berlin-based studio COORDINATION has completed a new private penthouse in Almaty, Kazakhstan. Located on the 30+ floor in the highest and most prominent building of the city, the Esentai Tower, this apartment is aimed to be a place for sensory and intellectual stimulation as well as a refuge for relaxation. Show More Summary
Sen. Marco Rubio announced his candidacy for president of the United States at the Freedom Tower in Miami on Monday, highlighting his family’s hardscrabble immigrant roots and embracing traditional values
Philippe Petit's astounding August 7, 1974 high-wire walk between the two World Trade Center towers The post New Poster for Robert Zemeckis’ The Walk, Starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt appeared first on ComingSoon.net.
Alvin Tenpo had seen photos of the Rancho Seco Nuclear Generating Station in Herald, Calif. Its cooling towers looked surreal, so he decided to visit the decommissioned nuclear power facility about 25 miles southeast of Sacramento.
Because it's 25 miles east of Grand Canyon Village, Desert View isn't on the park's shuttle bus routes, and many travelers don't get there. But it's a great stop for at least two reasons.
By mimicking cell phone towers, Stingrays can suck all kinds of data out of any nearby cell phones—location, metadata, even the content of communications. iceink/Shutterstock Well, a little good news from the state legislature: Yesterday,...Show More Summary
A one-alarm fire broke out on the fifth floor of the under-construction tower at 350 Mission Street in Yerba Buena this morning. The site of the former Heald College building, the structure now rising is being developed by Kilroy Realty...
A Hudson Yards office tower developer who's receiving multi-million dollar subsidies from the city has agreed to pay everyone who works there at least $13.30 per hour. The One Manhattan West project, from Brookfield Property Partners,...Show More Summary
Bono lives in the adjacent tower. [ more › ]
The best strawberries you'll ever taste could come from your garden. Build your own strawberry tower from recycled plant pots and you'll have berries a plenty this growing season. Read more...
South Park's Concerto development is a real beat-the-odds story: it's weathered bankruptcy, a name change (it's now called Apex), and an economic downturn, and finally, about three years after its fancy apartment tower opened, there's a big push to...
Soup-crafting Pixeljunk PC game Nom Nom Galaxy has received its biggest update since it premiered on Steam Early Access over a year ago. This base-building, spelunking, tower defense, cooking game hybrid's latest update "unlocks almost two-thirds of the game" according to developer Q-Games. Show More Summary
The triplex south tower penthouse, widely considered the crown jewel of the twin-peaked Emery Roth masterwork on Central Park West, is poised to enter the market for the first time in 25 years.
Designing towering stilettos might not seem like rocket science – but that hasn’t stopped a group of rocket scientists from creating what it hopes will be the world’s safest, most comfortable high heels. As former head of recruiting at California-based SpaceX, Dolly Singh used to walk around the cavernous spacecraft company in high heels. Show More Summary