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Expo 2015 Has Some Of The Best Futuristic Architecture I've Seen Lately

The 2015 Expo Milano is happening right now, and the theme is “Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life.” The Expo features a ton of great sustainable building designs, as well as some uniquely futuristic architecture. Photographer Diriye Amey took some beautiful photos of some of the buildings. » 6/19/15 6:00pm 6/19/15 6:00pm

Behold The Remarkable Variety Of Buildings That Stand On Legs

What's particularly neat about buildings that sit atop legs rather than directly on their foundations is just how varied they can be. Some are graceful and egret-like, while others are squat and functional ducks. Some resemble caterpillars, some musical instruments, and still others evoke nature and the alien all at… » 1/21/15 3:00pm 1/21/15 3:00pm

The Joy Of Watching Huge Buildings Implode

We love staring at pictures of ruined and demolished buildings — but you know what's even more beautiful and thrilling? Looking at pictures of buildings that are in the middle of being imploded. It's a moment of transcendent beauty... and then it's over. But some of these wonderful instants have been captured forever. » 5/05/14 3:30pm 5/05/14 3:30pm

Here Are Some Of The Strangest and Most Artistic Rooftops In The World

Lots of cutting-edge buildings look best when viewed from the ground level — but some of the most astonishing buildings really have to be seen from above. These buildings have hidden gems on the roof: gardens, paintings, another buildings, colorful tiles, sculptures and some amazing things. Here are the most creative… » 4/25/14 4:00pm 4/25/14 4:00pm

8 glorious buildings shaped like squids and octopodes

Architects frequently take their design cues from nature, but while some prefer the curves of budding flowers or the sturdy power of desert mesas, others give their buildings reaching tentacles, high, squid-like towers, or the occasional smattering of what looks like suckers. Here are a handful of buildings and design… » 11/17/12 2:00pm 11/17/12 2:00pm

10 Scariest Futuristic Architecture Projects

The future of architecture is lightweight, streamlined, and sleek as a cat on a hot photovoltaic roof. But sometimes, you can't help looking at these futuristic architectural designs, full of space-age supports and gravity-defying structures, and think, "No way would I ever actually go up to the top of that thing." » 2/10/11 10:00am 2/10/11 10:00am