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cn tower wikipedia

the cn tower (french: tour cn) is a 553.3 m high (1,815.3 ft) concrete communications and observation tower in downtown toronto, ontario, canada. built on the former railway lands, it was completed in 1976, and held the record for the world's tallest free standing structure for 32 years from 1975–2007 and was the world's tallest tower until 2009 being overtaken by burj khalifa and canton tower, respectively. it is now the third tallest tower in the world and remains the tallest 【Get Price】

world's coolest observation decks travel + leisure

21 oct 2010 at the beginning of the year, we all heard about the grand opening of dubai's burj khalifa—at 2,717 feet, it's the world's tallest building by more than 1,000 feet—and its 124th floor observation deck. however, most of us probably overlooked the completion of china's nanjing greenland financial center (world's seventh tallest building) and its deck. by year's end, we'll have seen the opening of a deck atop hong kong's new 108 story international commerce centre 【Get Price】

empire state building wikipedia

despite the publicity surrounding the building's construction, its owners failed to make a profit until the early 1950s. however, it has been a popular tourist attraction since opening, with around 4 million visitors to the building's 86th and 102nd floor observatories every year. the empire state building stood as the world's tallest building for nearly 40 years until the completion of the world trade center's north tower in lower manhattan in late 1970. following the september 11 attacks in 【Get Price】

how to build a treehouse for your backyard popular mechanics

20 mar 2019 make a world class backyard tree house that will stand the test of time. full of water, densely grained and smelling like bourbon, the rough cut framing lumber i'd ordered spanned 18 feet and looked like bridge supports. as we offloaded the first 2 x 8, each of us after struggling to draw my new design on graph paper, i built a model out of cardboard (above), specifying details like a dutch door, lap siding and an observation deck on one side. building a treehouse is 【Get Price】

the 13 coolest observation decks in north america escapehere

let's face it; we love the feeling of being on top of the world, and north america just happens to be home to a slew of awesome observation decks. if you are looking to do something a little daring and more than ordinary on your next vacation, why not climb to the top and enjoy the view. from glass boxes 110 stories up, to glass floors looking across entire states, the choices are endless. from new york to las vegas to toronto, explore the 12 best observation decks in north america.【Get Price】

the shard wikipedia

the shard, also referred to as the shard of glass, shard london bridge and formerly london bridge tower, is a 95 storey skyscraper, designed by the italian architect renzo piano, in southwark, london, that forms part of the london bridge quarter development. standing 309.7 metres (1,016 ft) high, the shard is the tallest building in the united kingdom, the tallest building in the european union, was the fifth tallest building in europe and the 96th tallest building in the world.【Get Price】

tinkering for tots pre school program events henry ford

exploring what can be made with wood and metal agriculture exhibit (near plows), exploded model t located at entrance to made in america, power exhibit behind with liberty and justice for all explore the henry ford museum of american innovation to investigate objects made of wood and metal. inspiring stories museum plaza under the dc 3 airplane join our storyteller, who will read stories to inspire your tinkering tot. today's featured stories include world of farming: farm 【Get Price】

world's highest observation decks elevator world unplugged

16 oct 2015 the willis tower in chicago. the united states reclaimed the title from 1931 to 1976 starting with the empire state building in new york city (nyc) at 373 m (1,223 ft.). a unique feature of the empire state building is that from its observation deck, it is possible to see across four state lines to new jersey, connecticut, pennsylvania and massachusetts. this observation deck ruled america's skies from 1931 all the way until 1973. two world trade center (also in nyc) 【Get Price】

making sustainability public: the bayou observation deck in the

20 jun 2011 john taylor, a 60 something african american sporting a baseball cap and pepper and salt beard, spends his days on the wooden bridge overlooking the bayou bienvenue on one side and the lower 9th ward of new orleans on the other, where he introduces visitors to the bayou. taylor recalls his childhood, before hurricane betsy hit in 1965, when the bayou was still freshwater and he'd go out fishing among the baldcypresses – in fact the stumps of the old trees 【Get Price】

pyramidenkogel observation tower – h?he, austria atlas obscura

discover pyramidenkogel observation tower in h?he, austria: this spire on an austrian mountain is wrapped around a long spiral slide and has the world's tallest wooden observation deck.【Get Price】

here's where the tallest observation decks in the world will be in

12 oct 2015 a crop of new skyscrapers are coming due over the next five years–and with them, nine new observation decks that will be taller than any others ever built. the us currently has one tower in the top ten tallest decks–the willis tower, at #9–by 2020 it'll barely make the top 20 at #17 worldwide. instead, the vast or perhaps it's because the tallest american buildings are mostly residential these days, rather than office built, like many of those in asia. either way, we're 【Get Price】

early skyscrapers wikipedia

the demand for new office space to hold america's expanding workforce of white collar staff continued to grow. engineering developments made it easier to build and live in yet taller buildings. chicago built new skyscrapers in its existing style, while new york experimented further with tower design. iconic buildings such as the flatiron were followed by the 612 foot (187 m) tall singer tower, the 700 foot (210 m) metropolitan life insurance company tower and the 792 foot (241 m) 【Get Price】

deck (building) wikipedia

in architecture, a deck is a flat surface capable of supporting weight, similar to a floor, but typically constructed outdoors, often elevated from the ground, and usually connected to a building. the term is a generalization of decks as found on ships. contents. [hide]. 1 functions and materials; 2 construction; 3 roof deck; 4 observation deck; 5 see also; 6 references. functions and materials[edit]. wood or timber "decking" can be used in a number of ways: as part of garden landscaping, 【Get Price】

how to build a treehouse for your backyard popular mechanics

make a world class backyard tree house that will stand the test of time. full of water, densely grained and smelling like bourbon, the rough cut framing lumber i'd ordered spanned 18 feet and looked like bridge supports. as we offloaded the first 2 x 8, each of us taking an end after struggling to draw my new design on graph paper, i built a model out of cardboard (above), specifying details like a dutch door, lap siding and an observation deck on one side. building a treehouse is a 【Get Price】