China's New Super-High, Super-Long Suspension Bridge: Not Recommended for Vertigo Sufferers

In the realm of tall bridges, Aizhai takes first place as the world's longest.


Portfolio of the Week: Melbourne's Studio505

An Australian-based architect with a China-heavy portfolio talks about the differences in building trends between the two countries.

Factory Fifteen

The Cities of the Future as Creepy, Dystopian Hellscapes

A British architecture firm is pumping out some really eerie sci-fi animations.


Are Huge Houses Really Going Out of Style?

New data from the National Association of Homebuilders suggest it hasn't happened yet.


Indy's Super Bowl Building Boom

Football's biggest event has done more to catalyze change in Indianapolis than it does in most cities.


How to Fix America's Least Innovative Industry: Construction

The process of erecting a new building hasn't changed substantially in 50 years. Why is that?

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Height of the Day: 720 Meters

The size of the India Tower. It would, if built, be the second highest skyscraper in the world


2012 Will Be a Year of Destruction in Lagos

Government targets poorly constructed buildings amid a string of collapses

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America's Housing Stock Mismatch

As household sizes continue to fall, the size of our homes keeps getting bigger