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This Is How You Score A Goal From A Skyscraper

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 03.10.2016 | Sports

While no set-piece in soccer calls for a kick from the top of a skyscraper, Norwegian soccer team Rosenborg will be prepared anyway. Watch the club hi...

In Raleigh, New,Tall and Lofty

J. Michael Welton | Posted 01.07.2017 | Arts
J. Michael Welton

Louis Sullivan, father of the American skyscraper, posed the definitive question about that new architectural form back in 1896: "What is the chief characteristic of the tall office building?" he asked in an essay titled "The Tall Building Artfully Considered."

Stand Against The Shadows: March To Protest Unregulated Super-Towers

Robert Brenner | Posted 11.17.2016 | New York
Robert Brenner

It sounds like an old radio play: "Who knows what evil lurks within the hearts of men? The Shadows knows! Bwa-ha-ha-ha-ha!"

Paris Is Getting Its First Skyscraper In 40 Years

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 01.13.2017 | Travel

The city of lights is about to look a little different. Previously enforced height restrictions have prevented high rises from altering Paris' skylin...

This Skyscraper Of The Future Will Contain A Desert, Jungle And Glacier

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 08.06.2015 | Arts

"I don't divide architecture, landscape and gardening; to me they are one," Mexican architect Luis Barragan once said. We doubt, however, that even Ba...

A Beyoncé-Inspired Building Will Soon Be A Real Thing In Australia

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 07.09.2015 | Travel

Girls run the world, and Beyoncé officially runs the world down under. Premier Tower is a 68-story skyscraper slated to go up in Melbourne, Australi...

Beyoncé's Majestic Curves Inspire Australian Skyscraper

The Huffington Post | Katie Sola | Posted 07.08.2015 | World

Does this undulating skyscraper look familiar? Australian design and architecture firm Elenberg Fraser recently received planning approval to move...

Teen Climbs 700-Foot Skyscraper Without Safety Equipment

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 03.24.2015 | World

If you thought climbing the corporate ladder was a hair-raising experience, Andrej Ciesielski's extremely dangerous adventures might just give you a h...

The Facebook Void: What We're Missing

Abhishek Seth | Posted 10.29.2014 | Technology
Abhishek Seth

Credit: Paul Scott Circa 1860. After the secession of the southern states, Abraham Lincoln signed into effect conceivably one of the most conseq...

Chicago Celebrates Women Building Change

ARTPHAIRE | Posted 10.12.2014 | Arts

"Women Building Change," an exhibition at the Chicago Architecture Foundation, aims to do exactly that by highlighting outstanding works by female architects living and working in the city of Chicago.

Beyond the "Starchitect"

Toni Haber | Posted 10.01.2014 | New York
Toni Haber

There is an overwhelming fear of the rapidly changing Manhattan skyline. Where that fear stems from is up for debate--is it a fear of the aesthetics o...

How to Build a Skyscraper

Ian Bruce Eichner | Posted 06.03.2014 | New York
Ian Bruce Eichner

The developer needs to act as coach, general manager and referee all in one, armed with a grand vision for how things will turn out for the occupants of the building, the neighborhood and the city at large.

Contradictions in Art, Architecture

J. Michael Welton | Posted 03.11.2014 | Arts
J. Michael Welton

An upcoming exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) in Manhattan is a sad metaphor for the perennial contradictions between art, architecture and the people who love them both.

A Giant Wooden Skyscraper Could Actually Happen

2012-02-16-archdailyreal.jpg | Posted 06.09.2014 | Arts

By James Taylor-Foster (Read the original article here) Scandinavian practice C.F. Møller and DinellJohansson have been announced as winners...

The Crazy Story Of How This Skyscraper Became A 45-Story Slum | Posted 08.18.2013 | Politics

This video has more stories than a skyscraper has floors....

The New Tallest Building In The Southern Hemisphere...

Posted 03.21.2013 | Travel

Melbourne officials approved plans this week to construct a 388-meter (roughly 1,273-foot) skyscraper dubbed Australia 108, which would become the tal...

Help! Stop Those Plans to Kill the New York City Skyline

Sherman Yellen | Posted 12.09.2012 | New York
Sherman Yellen

A hit has been ordered against the skyline of New York City. This new plan of Mayor Bloomberg's for taking down older office buildings in the Empire State building area and putting up colossal replacement buildings to attract more CEOs to the city, is a nightmare of vandalism in the name of progress.

PHOTOS: The World's Ugliest Skyscrapers

Posted 09.17.2012 | Travel

They spark our wanderlust, they inspire citizens and, occasionally, they stand as monuments to human ingenuity. But oftentimes skyscrapers also proudl...

Rise and Shine: Skyscrapers and Global Well Being

Christopher Michaelson, Ph.D. | Posted 11.12.2012 | New York
Christopher Michaelson, Ph.D.

A rapid shift in economic power is occurring, but we already knew that. What matters is whether the rise of emerging markets will deliver the distributive justice that capitalism has historically promised.

Facing Many Fears High Above Toronto

Margie Goldsmith | Posted 10.02.2012 | Travel
Margie Goldsmith

This is the scariest thing I have ever agreed to do, and believe me, I've tried some pretty heart-pounding adventures. But there's something deeply personal about this circumnavigation of Toronto's CN Tower that I'd have to confront, too.

Empire State Building Builds Statement Against Anti-Green Construction Myths

Neil Wagner | Posted 09.01.2012 | Green
Neil Wagner

Prepare to re-imagine and get your mind blown in the process. The 2.7 million-square foot Empire State Building -- brawny, angular icon of early-twentieth century grit and ambition (and still New York City's second-tallest building) -- is green.

PHOTOS: Check Out The World's Tallest Lego Tower

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 05.18.2012 | Business

For iconic Denmark toymaker Lego, the sky may no longer be the limit. The world’s tallest Lego tower ever was constructed in South Korea this wee...

WATCH: Trespassers Sneak Into Skyscraper, Capture Amazing Footage

The Huffington Post | Mark Hanrahan | Posted 04.10.2012 | World

Pictures posted online show a group of trespassers climbing to the top of Europe's tallest building, slipping past light security at "The Shard" skysc...

PHOTOS: 11 Best Moments Of Architecture In 2011

Jacob Slevin | Posted 02.19.2012 | Arts
Jacob Slevin

I'm pleased to say that 2011 was an exciting entry into a new decade of architecture, especially given the prologue put forward by the close of the pr...

Frank Gehry In Hong Kong | Posted 11.14.2011 | Arts

Canadian-American Pritzker Prize-winning architect Frank Gehry's first building in Hong Kong is almost complete. Dubbed OPUS HONG KONG, the 12-story r...