Because just telling you that the Independence of the Seas is 19m taller than the Chrysler Building isn’t nearly as effective. This collection of infographics from our friends at Oobject sizes up some exceptionally large items.
Which skyscrapers can fit in the Detroit salt mine?
This Ice Cube neutrino telescope is taller than these five skyscrapers stacked end to end.
For more images of and from very high places check out these dramatic views from the top, some videos of this guy climbing buildings, 15 images of skyscrapers on hold, a collection of Arabian skyscrapers, and 24 images of the construction of the Burj Dubai.