Category: ARCHITECTURE

Oct 8, 2015

Picture of the Day: Khufu and the Great Sphinx ca. 1860-1929

Picture of the Day: Khufu and the Great Sphinx ca. 1860-1929

In this vintage photo taken some time between 1860 and 1929, we see the Great Sphinx of Giza with the Pyramid of Khufu in the background.

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Oct 6, 2015

The Differing Dimensions of Every Stadium in Baseball [Infographic]

The Differing Dimensions of Every Stadium in Baseball [Infographic]

An annotated comparison of field and wall dimensions of the current 30 Major League ballparks. Created by Lou Spirito.

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Oct 5, 2015

Picture of the Day: The Kuggen Building in Gothenburg, Sweden

Picture of the Day: The Kuggen Building in Gothenburg, Sweden

Kuggen (Swedish for ‘the cogwheel’) is a 5 storey building designed by Wingårdh arkitektkontor at the Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg, Sweden.

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Oct 1, 2015

1000 ft Long, 600 ft High Suspension Bridge Opens in China. Oh and It’s Made of Glass

1000 ft Long, 600 ft High Suspension Bridge Opens in China. Oh and It’s Made of Glass

Nope. Nope. Nope. Nope. Nope.

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Sep 30, 2015

Picture of the Day: Morning Picchu

Picture of the Day: Morning Picchu

In this breathtaking capture by Simon Tong, we see the morning rays from the sun peeking through the clouds and shining upon Peru’s iconic Machu Picchu.

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Sep 22, 2015

Picture of the Day: A Mountain Museum at the Top of an Actual Mountain

Picture of the Day: A Mountain Museum at the Top of an Actual Mountain

Designed by Zaha Hadid, MMM Corones is located at the top of Italy’s Kronplatz. Where else would you put a museum about mountaineering?

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Sep 21, 2015

Beautiful Church Conversion with Soaring Fireplace and Climbing Wall

Beautiful Church Conversion with Soaring Fireplace and Climbing Wall

Linc Thelen Design and Scrafano Architects recently completed this stunning church conversion in Chicago. The 5,500 sq ft space was transformed into a 7 bedroom, 6 bathroom, single family home for a family of 5.

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