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Old July 24th, 2008, 05:44 PM   #1301
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The DoCoMo building in Tokyo is like that, but then again why do you need a building to tell you it's raining? I think it's pretty obvious lol.
No, i mean weather prediction
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Old July 27th, 2008, 07:30 AM   #1302
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Best-looking observation tower in the world, IMO. Such a poetic design.
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Old July 28th, 2008, 11:33 PM   #1303
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any info or detailed render on the gravity ride of GTST?

Who would be brave enough to go on that?
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Old July 29th, 2008, 02:37 PM   #1304
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any info or detailed render on the gravity ride of GTST?

Who would be brave enough to go on that?
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Old July 29th, 2008, 10:12 PM   #1305
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don't be silly dear, no one is.
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Old July 30th, 2008, 05:46 AM   #1306
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A week now since the last picture. At the rate this thing is growing, there should be some neat progress by now. Can't wait for new pictures.
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Old July 31st, 2008, 05:10 AM   #1307
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A week now since the last picture. At the rate this thing is growing, there should be some neat progress by now. Can't wait for new pictures.
Just took this pic on my way to work
[IMG]http://i37.************/16hujd0.jpg[/IMG]
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Old July 31st, 2008, 10:04 AM   #1308
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WOW, the external ribbing really catching up with the core.
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Old July 31st, 2008, 12:02 PM   #1309
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I meant I cant wait for everything below spire top out.
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Old July 31st, 2008, 12:03 PM   #1310
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Are you surprised? The core is T/O for quite a long time now, what did you expect?
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Old July 31st, 2008, 12:06 PM   #1311
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I meant I cant wait for everything below the spire to top out.
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Old July 31st, 2008, 12:15 PM   #1312
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From skyscrapers.cn several days ago
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Old July 31st, 2008, 12:51 PM   #1313
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breathtaking shot. My new desktop background
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Old July 31st, 2008, 01:02 PM   #1314
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Wow, I think this is the very first time I've seen a picture of Guangzhou with blue sky.
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Old July 31st, 2008, 04:12 PM   #1315
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what do the holes in the core mean ,looks like lift door openings on each floor ?
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Old July 31st, 2008, 06:15 PM   #1316
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what do the holes in the core mean ,looks like lift door openings on each floor ?
What else would it be?
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Old July 31st, 2008, 07:53 PM   #1317
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i asked because i thought it didnt have a lot of floors , ok droneriot .
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Old July 31st, 2008, 09:08 PM   #1318
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Wow, I think this is the very first time I've seen a picture of Guangzhou with blue sky.
Haha we always look forward to the 2 weeks or so a year during the summer we get blue sky. Rest of the time, its giant white/grey cloud hell lol. As it is now :P
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Old July 31st, 2008, 09:31 PM   #1319
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Amazing shot with the blue sky!
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Old July 31st, 2008, 10:26 PM   #1320
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Wow that photo is just awesome
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