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Old April 2nd, 2010, 04:09 AM   #3361
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Old April 3rd, 2010, 01:59 AM   #3362
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Old April 3rd, 2010, 10:21 PM   #3363
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i'm curious the interior...
someone has the interior face ?

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Old April 12th, 2010, 08:33 PM   #3364
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whats the latest with the pod ride please .
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Old April 26th, 2010, 11:44 AM   #3365
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Old April 26th, 2010, 11:46 AM   #3366
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Old April 26th, 2010, 03:33 PM   #3367
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Old April 26th, 2010, 04:16 PM   #3368
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speechless!!
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Old April 26th, 2010, 04:16 PM   #3369
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they r installing the pod ride
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Old April 26th, 2010, 05:02 PM   #3370
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omg, incredible pictures!
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Old April 26th, 2010, 05:49 PM   #3371
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fantastic...i wonder hows the wind speed at that height....
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Old April 26th, 2010, 06:10 PM   #3372
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Holy shit that is kick ass
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Old April 26th, 2010, 11:23 PM   #3373
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Niiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiice!
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Old April 26th, 2010, 11:38 PM   #3374
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Old April 27th, 2010, 12:45 PM   #3375
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can i buggy jumping from here now...???
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Old April 30th, 2010, 05:57 PM   #3376
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thanks for the pics ,its nice to see the amount they have done since we last saw pics from up there. i did not realise there would be a large gap between the roof and outer tubeing, looking forward to the pod being installed.
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Old April 30th, 2010, 10:27 PM   #3377
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Old April 30th, 2010, 10:32 PM   #3378
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very nice i like this feeling!
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Old May 1st, 2010, 01:26 AM   #3379
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And I. M. Pei said his proposed hyperboloid building is dated (a little)! The only thing I see that is "dated" is the mechanical typewriter.



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Office Tower at Grand Central
I.M Pei
New York, 1956
Developers began seriously exploring the idea of building a skyscraper above Grand Central Terminal in the early 1950s. The idea for a skyscraper on the site, though, had been actually around since the Beaux Arts terminal was completed in 1913. Its architects, Reed & Stem, proposed their own tower which would have elegantly straddled the terminal’s main passenger hall.

Working for developers Webb & Knapp, I.M. Pei proposed an 80-story [108?] tower with a circular footprint and, thanks to a taper halfway up the shaft, an hourglass profile. Its facade was crisscrossed by structural supports; overall the building resembled a bundle of sticks. At the base of Pei’s building, and again in its upper levels, the floors were left open and the structure was left exposed. ...
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Old May 1st, 2010, 04:03 PM   #3380
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that's so futuristic!
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