Energy efficient Shanghai tower in China

The Shanghai Tower is not only the tallest building in China but the second tallest in the world after the prestigious Burj Khalifa in Dubai.The Shanghai Tower incorporates numerous green architecture elements; its owners received certifications from the China Green Building Committee and the U.S. Green Building Council for the building’s sustainable design. . It […]

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The big Ben clock tower in london

Often times I’ve seen people name their alarm clocks Big Ben, especially in the movies. I didn’t know what that meant so I got curious. Why would most teens name their bedside clock Big Ben. One day I searched ‘Big Ben’ on Google and it gave me the result. It was an ‘aha!’ moment for […]

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The 11th century leaning tower of Pisa still stands till date

The Pisa tower is one of the four buildings that make up the cathedral complex in Pisa, Italy, called Campo dei Miracoli or Piazza dei Miracoli, which means Field of Miracles. The first building constructed at Campo dei Miracoli, Pisa, was the cathedral, or Duomo di Pisa. the second building added was the Baptistry. Then […]

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Dubai’s creek tower is the new tallest in the world

After the completion of the Burj Khalifa in 2010, Dubai is once again trying to beat itself to the title of the world’s tallest building with this new and ongoing construction of the Creek tower. The site of Dubai Creek Harbor is located at 8 kilometers east of Burj Khalifa.The design comes from the Spanish-Swiss […]

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Bank of American Tower

Energy efficient skyscraper, the Bank of American tower The bank of American tower is the fifth tallest building in New York. Located in the avenue between 42nd and 43rd street; and close to Times Square New York, opposite Bryant Park (maybe why it’s called one Bryant Park). It is in the midtown of Manhattan in […]

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