Picture octopus-like high-rises engulfing transit hubs.
Midtown is a hive of construction, with one luxury tower after another replacing older buildings. What's being lost?
This weekend, Frankfurt's AfE Tower made history as the tallest European building to suffer a controlled implosion.
The Guangzhou Circle Building is perhaps the country's largest single manifestation of Tuhao Jin, or "gold of the unrefined and wealthy."
An ideal gift for the architects in your life.
At an "official" height of 1,776 feet, the new skyscraper supplants Chicago's Willis Tower.
These may trigger a latent fear of heights.
Is all that space actually a waste?
A Roman concept building would eliminate one of the major problems of solar panels – immobility.
A recent car-melting incident in London is not the first time a building has produced high-temperature beams.
The Queen is The Shard, a rook is Big Ben, and so on.
Eight years of "outstanding ideas for vertical living," courtesy architectural magazine eVolo.
Vancouver-based architect Michael Green is trying to convince the world to construct tall wood buildings.
Daredevil Alain Robert takes his talents to Cuba.
Observation decks can be good business, and The Shard in London hopes to cash in.
And other findings from a report on very tall buildings...
An artist's impossible city borrows landmarks from eight major cities, including New York, Chicago, London, Shanghai, and Taipei.
Meet the Chicagoans who rescued it (and hundreds others) in what may be the most depressing job in the city.
You don't need a wealthy developer when you've got thousands of small investors.