August 18, 2004 


Busts of Mystery

Washington: One really shouldn't put intricate architectural details where no one will ever see them. At the National Building Museum, which is otherwise a phenomenal establishment, there are at least... [read on...]

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 August 06, 2003 


High Rise Window Stairwells

London: The Centrepoint Tower in London is one of the most beautiful high rises I've ever seen. However, it has an irritating flaw. Two of the four corners of the... [read on...]

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 April 27, 2003 


Defining the world's tallest

Kuala Lumpur: Statistics are amazing and utterly malleable things. Most people (and Malaysia's national pride) accept the Petronas Towers in Kuala Lumpur to be the worlds tallest buildings. However, to... [read on...]

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 February 17, 2003 


Elevated Tunnels

Heathrow, Terminal 1: The outlying gates here are connected by very long tubes with no windows. The lack of glass would make sense if they were underground, but they're actually... [read on...]

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