The great city of London has been around for a few hundred years already, where it has played host to plenty of interesting events in the past. There are also plenty of iconic sights to check out, including the Tower Bridge, the Westminster Abbey as well as Buckingham Palace. Apart from that, there are those [...]
Manhattan Bridge tower in Brooklyn, New York City, framed through nearby buildings, in June of 1974. (Danny Lyon/National Archives and Records Administration) Boy at bat in a softball game in Hiland Park, Brooklyn, in July of 1974. (Danny...Show More Summary
One day, the curving bridges and soaring towers Brooklyn might be part-biological and part-technological, swarming with soft, smart vehicles that look more like blood cells than cars. One architecture firm is trying to make it happen right now. Read more...
Business continues to boom in high-rise Brooklyn, and nowhere booms louder than 388 Bridge Street, the soon-to-be-finished tallest building in the borough. Curbed NY recently took a tour of the 53-story tower's condo units, which will go from $550K for...
San Francisco's skyline has a handful of famous landmarks dotted around the city—the Transamerica Tower, the Painted Ladies, the Golden Gate Bridge—but the most visible might be Sutro Tower, standing 977-feet-tall on Twin Peaks since 1973. Show More Summary
The Sacramento Pride Festival was held Saturday, June 19th. From the beautiful California Capitol dome and gardens on the east to Tower Bridge on the west, Sacramento was bursting with Pride!
Photographer Peter Stackpole's 1936 picture of the cable spinning operation for the construction of the Bay Bridge, and the gallows that dot the catwalks. The photograph is one of dozens by Stackpole, along with other paintings, drawings,...Show More Summary
A new residential tower will take the title as Brooklyn's tallest building when it opens in the coming weeks. It will also feature with its own observatory. The property at 388 Bridge St., will be... To view the full story, click the title link.
A childish, ugly structure. And one that confuses canines.
For two hours New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie did a full hangout, or at least as close as we're likely to get in politics these days. He held a marathon press conference to respond to the George Washington Bridge traffic scandal that exploded Wednesday and imperiled his presidential aspirations. Show More Summary
The National Transportation Safety Board has released a Marine Accident Report on its investigation into the January 2013 allision between the Overseas Reymar tanker and a tower of the Francisco–Oakland Bay Bridge
Here's how things look from the other side of the George Washington Bridge. New Yorker daily cartoonist Christopher Weyant draws a colossal, munching Godzilla towering over the GWB and knocking commuters around like mere toys. Despite Gov. Show More Summary
TweetYou Make The Call: Click to expand Or it could be Ed Lee, Rose Pak, and the PG&E Tower of the Golden Gate Bridge. Who baked these misfortune cookies?
Zayn Malik conquered his fear of heights with the help of his One Direction bandmates in London on Saturday. The dashing gentlemen traveled to the top of Tower Bridge, a popular landmark, to film the music video for their new single,...Show More Summary
Who needs Paris' Eiffel Tower or Love Lock Bridge when there's shopping??! LOLz! Reese Witherspoon and Jim Toth looked totez in love as the duo picked up some souvenirs in the most romantic city in the world! The lovey dovey air seemed to rub off on Jim as he obviously couldn't keep his hands off [...]
Base jumping is one of the more dangerous extreme sports out there (if you can call it a sport). If involves jumping of cliffs (or bridges or towers) and starting a parachute pretty close to the ground. Did I say dangerous? A base jumper...Show More Summary
Made up of towering walls of marble and limestone, covered in abundant sub-tropical greenery, dotted with shrines, riddled with tunnels and spanned by hanging bridges, the extraordinary and dramatic landscapes of the Taroko Groge were originally recognized as a National Park under Japanese occupation in 1937-1945. Show More Summary
It doesn’t look like a ship. It doesn’t even feel like a ship. The hallways are too wide. The ceilings are incredibly high. There’s barely an outdoor deck. No bridge tower. No lookout crow’s nests. Flat-screen TV mounts are everywhere. Show More Summary
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In the future, we will all live in a daze, stunned by the technology that will surround us. Our homes will be at the top of towers thousands of feet tall, all of them connected by shining bridges that cut through the sky. Automated drones will keep us healthy, keep us tidy, even make sure we obey the law. Show More Summary