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Tag Archives: Burj Khalifa

SCIENCE AND THE CITY

A NEW BOOK, Science and the City: The Mechanics Behind Metropolis is a must-read. A book review titled “Street Smart,” by Sybil Derrible, is in the latest Science, October 21, … Continue reading

October 29, 2016 · 1 Comment

YOUR CHEATIN’ BUILDING

TALL BUILDINGS are evidently of the “guy” gender, because so many of them lie about their height. The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (http://www.ctbuh.org) has reported that the … Continue reading

September 11, 2013 · 1 Comment