Prefer any of these to the real thing?
China is known for its crazy bridges, but this one might be the most bonkers. On its own, the East Taihang Glasswalk—a 3,800 foot tall glass-bottomed walkway in the towering mountains of eastern China—would be absolutely terrifying.Show More Summary
It opens 800 times a year.
In the 1830s, the railroad boom started a new era in the building of railroad bridges pushing engineers to build towering wooden bridges that have become synonymous with the era. Timber trestles were one of the few railroad bridge forms that did not develop in Europe. Show More Summary
The prettier sibling of the First Dates restaurant.
This is a Subscribers-Only area. If you are a subscriber, please login. If not... Become a Subscriber Today » Please login below for access: Username or E-mail Password Remember Me Reset Password The post MTA’s Plan fot Art Deco “Gateway” Towers at Bridges, Tunnels to Cost $100 Million appeared first on Toll Roads News.
The MTA has spent close to $50 million to install allegedly decorative towers outside of the city's bridges and tunnels, and plans to ultimately spend an estimated $100 million on them, an executive in the agency admitted during yesterday's board hearing. [ more › ]
The first seventeen entries in my ongoing series of posts about the stonework of the Civilian Conservation Corps featured structures situated in state and national parks - bridges, ramparts, towers, stairways and other substantial achievements. Show More Summary
A concert in Tower Bridge.
Illegal Aliens and their supporters held a demonstration Tuesday in New York City in front of Trump Tower. The far left crowd shut down traffic as they always do. At least 30 people were arrested including 9 illegal aliens. DACA protesters also popped up at the Brooklyn Bridge later Tuesday evening. Show More Summary
In Pixar’s Coco, the Land of the Dead is a stunning piece of animation, embedded with tiny pinpricks of light scattered throughout precarious towers of houses stacked upon houses. And springing out of this land are luminescent bridges made of marigold, bridging the way from the Land of the Dead to the Land of the Living. Show More Summary
Two young Wisconsin daredevils were hit with charges of trespassing this week stemming from their climb in April to the top of the Golden Gate Bridge’s north tower — a stunt in which they posted video online of them dangling high over...Show More Summary
Update 4:48 p.m.: Trump signed his infrastructure executive order Tuesday afternoon at Trump Tower before making a statement and taking questions that mostly revolved around Charlottesville. “We are literally like a third world country,” he claimed in reference to the state of the nation’s infrastructure. Show More Summary
Residents opposed to a trio of residential towers planned for the Two Bridges area of Manhattan rallied in front of the Department of City Planning Tuesday for a public review of the projects, a... To view the full story, click the title link.
The real one took a bit longer.
Two thrill-seekers who enjoyed a moment of Internet fame this spring when they scaled the Golden Gate Bridge’s 746-foot North Tower and then released footage of themselves performing death-defying stunts atop the iconic span are being...Show More Summary
Something to see at the bridge other than the glass walkway.
Conceptual images show at least eight new structures joining four existing buildings at the former Orange County Register site in Santa Ana. That includes three new high-rises measuring 260 to 493 feet tall.
The Daily Mail's Inspector called in at the new Lalit London by Tower Bridge, the Lalit Suri group’s first venture outside Asia, and gave it a three out of five-star rating.
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