Season 2 Episode 9
You want tall? We′ll give you tall. But the Shanghai World Financial Center is more than that: it sports a grace and elegance beyond any other Chinese skyscraper.
Visit the world's tallest twisting structure that features 2000 tons of limestone, enabling it to combat Kuwait's harsh desert conditions.
Every day people move inside, between, and past buildings, but most don't really think about them.
Skyscrapers are weird creatures. They are on the one hand extremely private, home to private corporations guarded by security cameras and men with walkie talkies.
One of the world's largest cable-stayed structures was just what Hong Kong needed to ease traffic in the overpopulated city.