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Place 16 of 52: The Arts Are Flourishing in Cincinnati

New York Times - 07 Jun 2018
The 49-story Carew Tower that houses the Netherland was actually an architectural model for the Empire State Building. It's still the second-tallest building in the city, and for just $4, you can take an elevator to the roof and get stunning views in ...
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Scuttlebiz: Want to quit smoking? Try vaping

The Augusta Chronicle - 16 Jun 2018
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration in 2016, after two years of unwarranted hand-wringing, effectively banned new vapor-based products from the market unless they went through the same long and expensive process designed for real cigarettes ...
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How long should a skyscraper live for?

New Atlas - 22 May 2018
What goes up must come down, and humanity has put up and pulled down some pretty big buildings since the emergence of the modern skyscraper around 140 years ago. The tallest of these was the 41-story Singer Building in New York City at a height of ...
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Weird and wonderful architecture around the world

12news.com KPNX - 23 May 2018
The Trump Building New York City 40 Wall Street, or The Trump Building, was built in 1930 and briefly held the title of tallest building in the world until being unseated by the Chrysler building, whose developers adjusted plans to make sure their ...
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Ireland a feast for eyes, senses

Odessa American - 17 Jun 2018
When you are traveling in Europe going to the big cities is usually a fantastic idea, but when it comes to Ireland the small cities and towns are your ticket to a beautiful vacation. We started our trip in New York City by catching a short 6 hour ...
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Around Memphis: June 11, 2018

Memphis Daily News - 10 Jun 2018
New life and optimism for Memphis skyscraper would change the area around it. The city's tallest building, the 37-story 100 North Main Building – may or may not become the city's second convention center hotel. But the skyscraper that has been vacant ...
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The world's 10 tallest buildings topping out in 2018

The Spaces - 28 Dec 2017
The Big Apple's well-publicised skyscraper boom has a crop of Central Park-hugging towers rounding the home stretch – three of which make our list of the 10 tallest buildings to reach structural top-out in the coming year. ...
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The Death of a Skyscraper

New York Magazine - 22 Feb 2018
Union Carbide will become the tallest structure ever demolished by peaceful means, grabbing that mournful title from the 1908 Singer Building, which came down in 1968. The de Blasio administration is cheering: ...
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A history of Detroit's tallest buildings

WDIV ClickOnDetroit - 20 Dec 2017
The building was constructed to be the headquarters for the Edward Ford Plate Glass Company, which had a factory in Toledo. Designed by the same man who designed New York City's Flatiron Building, Daniel Burnham created a modern building with ...
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Roll out the barrels: Christo's mastaba is in Hyde Park

The National - 12 Jun 2018
“Whenever Christo comes to a city it has a transformative impact,” says Hans Ulrich Obrist, who has curated the first major retrospective of the artist Christo in the UK at the Serpentine Gallery in Hyde Park, which will open next Tuesday. The flagship ...

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