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Trope-a-Day: Floating Continent

Floating Continent: Actually, there are quite a lot of these, whether you call them skyhomes, sky cities, or sky islands (in roughly increasing order of size).  103 more words

Trope-a-Day

Lies, damned lies and . . .

I used to chair a trust which supported people with intellectual disabilities and their families.

Most of our funding came through government agencies and it was precarious. 917 more words

Politics

John Banks on a hiding to nothing

John Banks, faced with his impending trial date, has now applied to have the charges dismissed, under s 347 of the Crimes Act. It’s his final throw of the dice before trial, and I really can’t see him getting anywhere with it. 562 more words

Politics

speaking of new buildings...

guess there wasn’t mention of buildings but still.. big buildings are always neat

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sky_City_%28Changsha%29

Technology

These guys really know how to keep to a schedule

Below is a video from Broad Group, a Chinese Sustainable Building company in Changsha China. There claims to fame are sustainability, resource conservation and SPEED! The video will show a 30 story hotel that was built in 360 hours! 150 more words

Construction