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Waterloo International Railway Station was designed by Grimshaw Architects in collaboration with Sir Alexander Gibb & Partners.
It cost £120 million and was completed in time for the scheduled completion of the Channel Tunnel. Construction of the Tunnel was delayed and the station was not open..

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The Strait of Messina is a funnel-shaped strait that connects the Ionian Sea to the south with the Tyrrhenian Sea to the north. Its width varies from a maximum of approximately 16 km to a minimum of approximately 3 km. In 1969, the Ministry of Public Works opened an international ideas..

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The aim of the project is an approach on how to work with heritage in the city. The general strategy is to recover the existing latent space of the city (Madrid), understanding those spaces as an infrastructure. Setting up a strategy that will reflect the origin and evolution of the city.

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Kyiv Oblast, Ukraine

The history of this Cyclopean monument to Cold War megalomania (referred to at various times as «The Arc», “Steelyard”, “Russian Woodpecker” and “brain burner”) began in 1946 when Soviet engineer N.I. Kabanov initially proposed the idea of the developing a system for the early detection of enemy..

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The World Islands

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
by Creative Kingdom Dubai

The World Islands (جزر العالم) is an artificial archipelago of various small islands constructed in the rough shape of a world map, located in the waters of the Persian Gulf, 4.0 kilometres off the coast of Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

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The World islands are composed mainly..

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Salton Sea

Imperial Valley, California, USA

Often described as the only man-made mistake visible from space, the story of Salton Sea dates back to the end of the late 1890s when a Californian developer named Charles Rockwood decided to divert part of the Colorado River through two channels and bring water to the dry but fertile desert of..

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