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The Millau Viaduct, the world's tallest bridge

Road Trip 2011: Filling the gap on the A75 autoroute from Paris to Perpignan, the Millau Viaduct rises up to 1,025 feet above the Tarn Valley below. And it looks good, too.

By Jul. 19, 2011

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Google Street View puts you atop world's tallest building

A "street view" from the pinnacle of the Burj Khalifa in Dubai offers offers a sweeping view of the city from 2,717 feet up in the air.

By Jun. 24, 2013

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Developer reaffirms plan to finish world's tallest building in 90 days

The world's tallest skyscraper supposedly remains on track to debut in China early next year, but the details surrounding its progress seem quite strange.

By Nov. 19, 2012

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Building the A380, the world's largest passenger plane

Road Trip 2011: CNET gets a firsthand look at how the double-decker behemoth that is Airbus' A380 is assembled inside the largest industrial building in Europe. It's a sight to behold.

By Jul. 15, 2011

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World's tallest tower to overshadow monumental goof in Ecuador

A new monument to the middle of the world would be nearly 3 miles above sea level, twice as high as the current tallest building on the globe. Thanks to modern GPS, it will also stand just where it should.

By Nov. 25, 2012

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World's tallest Ferris wheel set to roll into N.Y.

Holy moly! New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg announces that the mega-city plans to build the giant New York Wheel on Staten Island.

By Sep. 27, 2012

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Japan builds Tokyo Sky Tree, world's tallest tower

Standing 2,080 feet tall, the Tokyo Sky Tree is a new digital broadcast tower built on reclaimed land in the Japanese capital. Engineers are confident it won't topple in an earthquake.

By Mar. 1, 2012

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World's biggest building opens doors in China (pictures)

About the size of Monaco, the New Century Global Center in Chengdu is large enough to contain 20 Sydney Opera Houses.

9 Images By Jul. 3, 2013

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Deep inside the world's longest tunnel

Road Trip 2011: By building the Gotthard Tunnel, the Swiss government hopes to cut heavy truck traffic across the Swiss Alps in half, while doubling the efficiency and capacity of cargo trains between Zurich and Munich. It's also one of the largest infrastructure projects in the country's history.

By Jun. 7, 2011

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Facebook building drones and lasers with Connectivity Lab

The social network is inventing new technologies in house to deliver affordable Internet access to all.

By Mar. 27, 2014