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A Building Which Has Been Taking 134 Years to Build: Basílica de la Sagrada Família

Sep 5 2016

One of the most interesting construction projects of our time is this church located in Barcelona, Spain. Construction has begun on March 19, 1882, and is scheduled to finish in 2026! Check out this awesome animation of the current state and how the building will look like once it's complete. Simply amazing!

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“There is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so.”

Sep 1 2016

William Shakespeare William Shakespeare was an English poet, playwright, and actor, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world's pre-eminent dramatist.

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One-of-a-Kind Elevator Ride: One World Observatory at World Trade Center

Dec 29 2015

World Trade Center elevators are equipped with nine 75" displays, which, as you go up 100+ floors, take you on an incredible history tour of the birth of New York city. On the way down, elevators 'jump out of the building', giving you a scenic ride [down] through Manhattan's skyline. What an epic experience it is – a must watch!

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Fantasy Worlds Pt.1 [20 Pics]

Dec 27 2015

What would buildings of the future look like? How would the 7 Wonders of the Old World look today? What would it look like to harvest natural resources in space? What about life under sea?

Find answers to these questions and more in the first installment of our new series, Fantasy Worlds.

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Most Expensive Penthouses in the World: San Francisco

Aug 2 2015

This series highlights the most exclusive penthouses from the most prominent cities on Earth. Join us on a tour of the best penthouses San Francisco has to offer.

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“Make no little plans; they have no magic to stir men's blood and probably themselves will not be realized.”

Aug 1 2015

Daniel Hudson Burnham , FAIA (September 4, 1846 – June 1, 1912) was an American architect and urban designer. Burnham took a leading role in the creation of master plans for the development of a number of cities, including Chicago, Manila and downtown Washington, D.C.

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Hans Zimmer Private Study Room

Private Study Rooms of Famous People Pt.2 [20 Pics]

Feb 17 2015

Dive deeper into the world of Mark Twain, Hans Zimmer, Napoleon and other icons as we explore their private environments.

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Best Apocalypse and Natural Disaster Scenes Pt.1 [10 Pics]

Feb 6 2015

A compilation of some of our favorite post-apocalyptic/disaster scenes. Enjoy!

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Chernobyl, 28 Years Later [Video]

Dec 5 2014

Go on a very eery journey with Danny Cooke, as he explores what's left of once a 50,000 people city. Danny uses a DJI Phantom 2 and Gopro Hero 3+ for aerial shots, and Canon 7D for ground shots. The end result is, as the author puts it, "serene, yet highly disturbing".

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“Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day; teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime”

Jun 11 2014

– This saying was coined by Anne Isabella Thackeray Ritchie (1837–1919) in her novel, Mrs. Dymond (1885)

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