May 20, 2013
The Richat Structure in the Sahara Desert of Mauritania is clearly visible from space because it is nearly 50 kilometers across. Previously thought to be an impact crater, the flat middle and lack of shock-altered rock indicates otherwise.
January 31, 2013
This is the first Ecologic Airliner by designer Daphnis Fournier, using an inflatable structure and photovoltaic panels to collect solar power.
October 23, 2012
The Cocoon Tree is a hanging spherical tent, with aluminum structure, covered with a resistant tarpaulin, suspended above the ground.
December 19, 2011
A structure that will soar taller than the Burj Khalifa and lay claim to being the second-largest structure ever built in the history of mankind, right after the Great Wall of China.
June 22, 2011
Janet Echelman builds living, breathing sculpture environments that respond to the forces of nature — wind, water and light— and become inviting focal points for civic life.
June 12, 2011
This magnificent structure is called the Edifice Sphere. The concept Spherical skyscraper by EQUIP Xavier Claramunt, is a hundred stories tall structure, but instead of being a tower, it is actually a sphere within a sphere.
June 9, 2011
David Martines an American ‘armchair astronaut’ claims to have discovered a mysterious structure on the surface of the red planet – by looking on Google earth.
May 11, 2011
Livithian, a giant art structure by British artist Anish Kapoor, is unveiled in Paris’ Grand Palais ahead of an exhibition which opens next Wednesday. The 37-meter high red tinted structure aims to engulf and overwhelm.
February 25, 2011
The ‘holmenkollen ski jump’ by JDS architects has been completed and is to be the host of the 2011 FIS Nordic World ski championships, running from 23 of February to 06 March, 2011 in Oslo, Norway.
February 17, 2011
The Sky Table is a large horizontal building suspended above six blocks of an abandoned neighborhood of a generic city. Its primary structure is a steel mesh that peels into four colossal columns that connect to plazas and parks at street level.