Posted by Dr-Pete Even clinging to the once towering bridge, the only thing Kayce could see was desert. Yesterday, San Francisco hummed with life, but now there was nothing but the hot hiss of the wind. Google’s Mobilegeddon blew out...Show More Summary
The original section of the Great Wall of China went up in about 20 years. The 110-story Sears Tower was erected in only three years. So how long does it take to build a roughly 2,700-foot-long pedestrian bridge in Chicago? In the heart...Show More Summary
BIG's proposal was a bright urban park that bridged the new structures with the site's existing historical buildings. The new addition would be comprised of three towers, the tallest of which would stand at just over 340 feet in proposed a
'My most vivid London memory is walking across Tower Bridge from my parents’ pub in Bermondsey, holding my mum’s hand and panicking at the sight of it gently creaking from side to side.' This post is from The London Word and should not be republished elsewhere without prior permission. Show More Summary
More than 50 people have been evacuated from buildings in London as a bomb from WW2 has been found.
Sarah Outen started her long human-powered voyage around the world April 1, 2011, when she paddled her kayak from London’s Tower Bridge to the coast of France. Sarah is the first woman in history to travel completely around the world using just human power. Show More Summary
The church of St.Dunstan-in-the-East has survived a lot during it's 900-year history, including the Great Fire of London in 1666. An English parish church located halfway between the Tower of London and the London Bridge, it was originally built during Saxon times. Show More Summary
From Everett Holles: [Unconditional Surrender](http://ww2today.com/): >On beyond the four towers of the Apollinariskirche that glistened in a light drizzle of rain they saw Remagen’s 400-yard-long, three-span bridge across the Rhine....Show More Summary
The most expensive one-bedroom on the market right now is at the Comstock in Nob Hill. With floor-to-ceiling windows looking out over Twin Peaks, the Golden Gate Bridge, and Coit Tower, it feels more like a live-in observation deck....
Photographer Chad Gordon Higgins of Chadchud Timelapse has created “Tower Bridge, The Dubstep Movement,” a short, morphing time-lapse film that documents daily life on Tower Bridge in London. Higgins cleverly utilized the newly installed glass floors in sections of the bridge and set it all to “dubstep-esque bass-lines.” The transitions in the music are what […]
All images via Open Library As it turns out, London has a history of hosting design competitions for ambitious architecture. These days, the city's busy dreaming up wild bridges over River Thames, but back in 1889, it was all about....
Jeff Bridges is back to being an absolute badass in the latest clip for the epic fantasy film, Seventh Son. Watch as he takes on towering and terrifying monsters of every thinkable shape and form in the newest trailer: Click To Continue Reading
Fifty years after Winston Churchill's death, Britain on Friday paid tribute to its wartime prime minister, who remains a touchstone of political life and a reminder of a faded age of global influence. London's Tower Bridge was raised...Show More Summary
Tower Bridge opens for wartime PM.
The project features architecturally accurate recreations of the Harry Potter sets such as the Great Hall, the Quidditch Courtyard, the Defense Against the Dark Arts classroom and the bridge over the Clock Tower. About 10,000 LEGO bricks were used for the
Stretch in a room with a view.
U.S. Cellular today said it has agreed to sell 595 of its cell towers to Vertical Bridge Holdings for $159 million. U.S. Cellular called the cell towers "non-strategic assets" and said it will use the proceeds of the sale to invest in future growth opportunities. Show More Summary
A day in the life of the icon.
Tower Bridge and a bottle had a meeting this week, and the result wasn’t pretty. According to Mail Online, a Tower Bridge waitress dropped a beer bottle on a glass pane that made up part of the floor, and the pane cracked. A woman then...Show More Summary
A clumsy sightseer caused the damage to the 138-foot-high viewing platform, which only opened two weeks ago, reports the Evening Standard.