Google Maps: Yuma Territorial Prison State Park in Yuma, Arizona. Whenever I visit Yuma, I like to go up in the guard tower to read, think, and look out over the Colorado River. Cross the bridge and you're in California.
Bridges, buildings, staircases and pavilions twist and turn around themselves, forming into neat knots or chaotic tangles in these 13 wildly weaving creations. There’s often a method to this madness, however, with the knots creating strategic nooks, pathways or climbable structures, taking inspiration from sailor’s ropes, woven palm fronds and pretzels. Sous Le Ciel by …
Hundreds of Haitians marched from the Brooklyn Bridge to Trump Tower in protest of the President’s derogatory comments.
Save hostages being held in Prisoner of War camps. Combat in military attacks in the desert, forests, mines, swamps and fjords. Build radio towers and bridges. Protect the friendly truck and VIP convoy before the enemies can reach and...Show More Summary
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Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer and City Councilwoman Margaret Chin filed paperwork with the Department of City Planning today in an attempt to stop a trio of tall buildings from rising in... To view the full story, click the title link.
The Arc de Triomphe, the Sydney Opera House and Tower Bridge are all instantly recognisable. But they could have looked very different if these rejected designs had been given the go-ahead.
The parent company of listener-funded radio station KPFA-FM is aiming to keep the station on the air with an emergency $2 million bridge loan to pay off a legal judgment for back rent on a New York transmission tower. A New York judge...Show More Summary
A masterpiece of British engineering, the Clifton Suspension Bridge towers over the Rover Avon in Bristol, England. Join CNET for a tour on the bridge and in the caves underneath.
Get those thermals on.
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