A surreal architectural proposal would encase the world's tallest skyscraper in a fabric sheath.
This looks nothing like the glitzy metropolis we know now.
How to sell public transit in a city that loves its luxury cars.
Is all that space actually a waste?
Investors from crisis-hit Arab regions are driving the city's real estate market.
Google takes its cameras to a street of the vertical variety.
Real estate prices are way up, and obscenely large projects are all the rage.
Those toes are 2,722 feet up!
Even in cities laid out to micro-manage and shape its residents, the people who use public space can't be controlled.
The International City was supposed to relieve the economic pressures faced by the middle class. Instead there's been nothing but problems.
Dig a night in a luxe stationary submarine? This is the place for you.
The distinctive Arabic typography created for the Burj Khalifa.
The physical space reveals something deeper about a place.
Could you be so calm hanging off the pinnacle of Dubai's Burj Khalifa?
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A photographic survey of the world's metro gateways.