All that oil/gas money that Russia has, I guess they gotta do something with it.
A friend of mine mentioned the proof that Dubai has run out of ideas of what the heck to do with their money is when they started making islands in the shape of countries of the world.
They just make a bunch of pretty things...WTH. Progressive and sustainable infrastructure, education, and healthcare should probably be much, much higher on the agenda IMO.
p.s. - it looks cool though, but I'll be airline pilots will hate it if reflected rays bounce the sunlight around...
Remember the Arcos from Sim City 2000? If you do, then definately check out this article:
Just don't forget, world. there is a 140 arco limit!