Howard Street Bridge, Tyne Tunnel Demolition, Newcastle, UK, 2010
for your favorite child this holiday why not a custom dollhouse….It’s for sale
With an old century home the basement space is very difficult to do an office, playroom, kids toy megaplex, workbench area, tinker area etc. This is giving me great ideas.
When all you asked your tree service company to do was remove the tree….
Old news but crazy pictures over here…
Highest Point in the World: Top of Burj Dubai’s Spire
Gizmodo: The recent Sichuan Earthquake in China was so intense, tremors were felt all the way over in the tallest completed building in the world—the Taipei 101 building in Taiwan—a whole eight minutes after the quake originated. (The title of tallest building period was taken by the Burj Dubai back in May.) What’s interesting about the 101 is that it has a gigantic suspended tuned mass damper, or hanging ball, which takes up four stories and works like this to prevent the building from falling over and tragically crushing office workers. This 730 ton sphere looks intimidating when still, but wait until you see it in motion during the earthquake. More »
This terminal is unbelievable. I walked near this in my most recent trip to China and the shear size and speed in which it was built is incredible. The new Terminal 3 at the airport in Beijing is twice the size of the Pentagon.
Check out more of the story : International Herald