Category: Architecture

  • Tianducheng, a ghostly abandoned clone of Paris right in the middle of China

    Tianducheng is a town in the suburbs of Hangzhou, China, whose construction began around 2007. The city center is an abandoned copy of Paris, that even features an Eiffel Tower 300 ft (107 mt) high, 1/3 of the original. Tianducheng is basically a touristic experiment gone wrong and right now it’s nothing more than a ghost town, as […]

  • The most impressive Skyscrapers of the year according to Emporis

    Just like every year, world-famous architecture site Emporis assigned the prestigious Emporis Skyscraper Award. A jury of experts selected the best skyscrapers completed in 2012 choosing from a list of over 300 buildings at least 100 meters (328 ft) tall. The award, presented for the 13th year, this time went to the Absolute Towers in […]

  • 33 amazing ideas that will make your house awesome

    Everybody has a dream house in his mind, some of you may want a pool, or maybe an aquarium, somebody else’s dream could be a firepit inside the living room. But how weird can your desires get? Bored Panda compiled a list of 33 amazing (and creative) ideas that will make your house awesome, some […]

  • The rise of One World Trade Center, timelapse (2004-2013)

    12 years ago the world was shocked by the terrible attack to the World Trade Center. Since then an indelible image’s imprinted within each of us. It seems incredible so much time has passed, the memory of those two giants collapsing like sand castles on a warm September morning is still vivid. Like in fairy tales, […]

  • New spaceship stadium for Tokyo’s 2020 Olympics

    Tokyo recently won the bid to host 2020 Olympic and Paralympic games. the 7 years that separate us from the event will be marked by a feverish city renovation. Although the last time that Tokyo hosted the Olympics was in 1964, some existing structures will be used during the games. On the other hand, some […]