Tag Archives: skyscrapers

  • Asian Cobra Tower: Russian Billionaire Designs Snakelike Skyscraper (Pics)

    Asian Cobra Tower: Russian Billionaire Designs Snakelike Skyscraper (Pics)

    Among Russian billionaire Vasily Klyukin’s hobbies is coming up with crazy ideas for skyscrapers, and his latest is a doozy, albeit one that will more than likely never see the light of day. It’s called the Asian Cobra Tower, a proposed serpentine addition to any Asian metropolitan skyline. The Asian Cobra Tower isn’t called that […]

  • OlegCricket Posts Insane High-Altitude Parkour Run (Video)

    OlegCricket Posts Insane High-Altitude Parkour Run (Video)

    Parkour has become a punchline thanks to its goofy name and brief run as a fad for teenagers, but apparently there’s actually some legit stuff going on in the parkour landscape. I say that after having seen the latest video from OlegCricket, showing what he describes as an “insane parkour run” over the ledge of a […]

  • Layers Stalaclights: Lighting Inspired by Inverted Skyscrapers

    Layers Stalaclights: Lighting Inspired by Inverted Skyscrapers

    I don’t know if there were any mind-altering substances involved in this flash of inspiration, but somebody somewhere had the thought that upside-down 1930s art deco skyscrapers look just like stalactites. And thus, the Layers Stalaclights were born, 3D-printed LED lamp covers that look like either skyscrapers or stalactites, depending, on whether you’re upside-down or […]