Revealed: Plans to build the world's tallest building at 1km high Plans to construct what could become the world's tallest building, at more than 1km high ... "This inspired approach has enabled us to achieve a number of amazing feats of engineering, for example the tower will be the world's tallest concrete structure." 10/6/2008 - 12:13 am | View Link
UNDERWATER ROBOTS, CREATION OF THE PANAMA CANAL, BUILDING A ONE-MAN SUBMARINE HIGHLIGHT EXPLORERS CLUB’S MARCH PUBLIC LECTURES On Monday, March 3, 2008, The Explorers Club will host a presentation entitled Mission Extreme Deep: Exploring the Ends of the Earth ... account of one of man’s greatest engineering feats and victory over nature -- the building of the Panama Canal. 03/2/2008 - 11:00 am | View Link
US Slave: Low Country Rice Fields: A Feat as Great as ... Rice cultivation is dirty, hard, dangerous work. Contemporaries compared the work of converting 150,000 acres of virgin land into tidal plantations as an ... 08/21/2014 - 9:51 am | View Website
Racial Feats Although not an official category of feats, we found it easiest to break feats with a particular racial prerequisite into their own category. Most of these feats are ... 08/21/2014 - 5:48 am | View Website
Building in the Deep: 7 Feats of Underwater Engineering ... Giving new meaning to "Under the Sea," these structures are designed to not only survive underwater but to thrive there. 08/21/2014 - 3:24 am | View Website
EXTREME DEEP: Mission to the Abyss Extreme Deep depicts the mysteries of the ocean's greatest depths. Newly discovered life forms, thermal vents, close-up views of deep-sea research submersibles as ... 08/21/2014 - 12:11 am | View Website
BUILDING CONSTRUCTION In order to enter this surreal space, visitors will begin at the land station. This 120m woven, semicircular cylinder will arch over a multi-storey building. 08/20/2014 - 10:17 pm | View Website
Aaron Paul is holding a Breaking Bad-themed scavenger hunt before the Emmys on Monday starting at 11 a.m. Prizes scattered across Hollywood will include signed Breaking Bad scripts, posters, dolls, action figures and art from the show.
The game is designed to honor the final season of Breaking Bad, which aired last summer and is up for its final awards this year.
Ever dream of sleeping on an Ikea bed without having to go through all the hassle of actually piecing it together? Now you can.
Airbnb and Ikea have partnered to allow a group of Australians to sleep in the Scandinavian furniture store for one night only on August 21 in Sydney for a mere 11 Australian dollars.
Participants must sign a waver acknowledging that they will “be awoken in the morning in a remarkable way,” according to Mashable.
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro announced Wednesday that the country will introduce a mandatory fingerprinting system in supermarkets. He asserted that the plan will keep people from buying too much of any single item. The president did not say when the measure would go into effect, the Associated Press reports.
The Socialist Venezuelan government has struggled with food shortages for over a year.
The first phase of a $40 million project to renovate the Long Island Rail Road's aging Massapequa station and increase the number of trains serving morning commuters is nearly completed and expected to open to the public Monday, officials said.