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2014 Was A Record Year For Skyscrapers, And That Could Be Bad News

2014 Was A Record Year For Skyscrapers, And That Could Be Bad News

It’s been a very, very tall year. In fact, 2014 actually broke the existing record for the number of skyscrapers completed over a year, with 97 new buildings over 200m tall, including two in Australia. But is that necessarily a sign of health for our economy? Some economists suggest the…

Watch Eight BASE Jumps From Eight Famous Buildings

Watch Eight BASE Jumps From Eight Famous Buildings

Do you like modern architecture? What about stomach-churningly scary videos of people hurling themselves off tall things? Well, you’re in luck: After four people were arrested for BASE jumping off of One World Trade last month, we took a look at other jumps from famous buildings.