Megastructures
MegaStructures is a documentary television series appearing on the National Geographic Channel in the United States and the United Kingdom, Channel 5 in the United Kingdom, France 5 in France, and 7ma...
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Fly-Through: New Atlanta Stadium
Start in the clouds and dive down to ground level and enter the New Atlanta Stadium via one of its vast plazas, glide around the seating bowl and peek inside suites, club lounges, concourses and plaza...
A Japanese company wants to build a space elevator by 2050.
A Japanese company wants to build a space elevator by 2050.
Analemma Tower - Clouds AO
Analemma Tower inverts the traditional diagram of an earth-based foundation, instead depending on a space-based supporting foundation from which the tower is suspended. This system is referred to as t...
Incredible drone footage reveals the true scale of millionaires' playground Dubai and its 400 skyscrapers
Dubai stars in a stunning new drone video, which captures the playground of the rich and famous like you've never seen it before. The footage of the United Arab Emirates city - which is home to the wo...
Inflatable ‘Space Elevator’ Invented By Scientists
Astronauts would ascend 12 miles into the stratosphere before taking off under new plans to build a space lift. It is an idea that every small child has had at some point. Instead of sending up rocket...
Biggest building: China opens world's largest single structure
The fourth largest city in China, Chengdu, now has the world's largest standing building. It could hold three Pentagons or 20 Sydney Opera Houses.
South Korea's Stunning $265 Billion Mega Metropolis Concept
Take a look at South Korea's concept for a $265 Billion Mega Metropolis. South Korea has plans to build a modern mega metropolis.
Building a space elevator starts with a Lunar elevator by 2020
Two years after Liftport raised over US$100,000 on Kickstarter, the team is sharing its progress towards creating an elevator from Earth to space, a journey that – interestingly enough – begins on the...
60,000 miles up: Space elevator could be built by 2035, says new study
A new international report lays out the challenges to building Earth's next great mega-project -- and they're more surmountable than you think.
Space elevator - The Space Elevator
The Space Elevator will reduce the cost of getting from earth to space. It will also allow us to take very large payloads into space very easily, very safely...
Space elevator
Research groups around the world are working with existing technology to make this a reality in coming years. Check out these sites for information about ong...
The Space Elevator
The Space Elevator will reduce the cost of getting from earth to space. It will also allow us to take very large payloads into space very easily, very safely...
Great Wall of China - Building the Great Wall
The thousands of kilometers of Ming Dynasty walls are the expression of a self-sufficient culture. Building the Great Wall : SUN MAY 4 9P et/pt : http://chan...
Great Wall of China
The thousands of kilometers of Ming Dynasty walls are the expression of a self-sufficient culture. Building the Great Wall : SUN MAY 4 9P et/pt : http://chan...
Space elevator
Space elevator in motion rotating with Earth. Viewed from above North Pole. A free-flying satellite (green dot) is shown in geostationary orbit slightly behind the cable.A space elevator is a propo...
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Space station
A space station, also known as an orbital station or an orbital space station, is a spacecraft capable of supporting a crew, which is designed to remain in space (most commonly in low Earth orbit) for...
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McKendree cylinder
A McKendree cylinder is a type of hypothetical rotating space habitat originally proposed at NASA's Turning Goals into Reality conference in 2000 by NASA engineer Tom McKendree. As with other space ha...
Air launch
Air launching is the practice of releasing a rocket, missile, parasite aircraft or other aircraft payload from a mother ship or launch aircraft. The payload craft or missile is often tucked under the...
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List of films featuring space stations
There is a body of films that feature space stations. Science fiction films have featured both real-life space stations like International Space Station and Mir as well as fictional ones.
List of films featuring space stations - Wikipedia
Rama (spacecraft)
Rama is a fictional mysterious extraterrestrial vessel that is the subject and setting of the science fiction novel Rendezvous with Rama by Arthur C. Clarke, and the later sequel trilogy by Clarke and...
Rama (spacecraft) - Wikipedia
The Mirrored Heavens
The Mirrored Heavens is a science fiction novel by David J. Williams. This is the author's debut novel, and the first volume in his Autumn Rain trilogy, which continues with The Burning Skies and The ...
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Mega-City One
Mega-City One is a huge fictional city-state covering much of what is now the Eastern United States in the Judge Dredd comic book series and its spinoff series. The exact geography of the city depends...
Artificial world
Writers in the fields of science speculation and fiction have created in their works several varieties of artificial worlds.Such megastructures could have a variety of advantages over natural planets,...
Orbital (The Culture)
In Iain M. Banks' fictional Culture universe, an Orbital (sometimes also simply called an O or a small ring) is a purpose-built space habitat forming a ring typically around 3 million km (1.9 million...
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Spaceplane
A spaceplane is an aerospace vehicle that operates as an aircraft in Earth's atmosphere, as well as a spacecraft when it is in space. It combines features of an aircraft and a spacecraft, which can be...
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Space gun
A space gun, sometimes called a Verne gun because of its appearance in From the Earth to the Moon by Jules Verne, is a method of launching an object into space using a large gun, or cannon. Space guns...
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