Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Futuristic pagoda



Skyscraper in Taiwan.

UPDATE: It's Taipei 101 and has a huge weight inside to counteract earthquake tremors:




Via.

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1 comment:

  1. It has a 660-ton counterweight at the top:
    http://videosift.com/video/Taipei-101s-660ton-quake-damper-in-action

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