Italian Government To Restore Ancient Colosseum

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Italy has earmarked over US$ 20 million to rebuild the arena floor in the Colosseum where gladiators once fought wild beasts, Culture Minister Dario Franceschini announced. The idea is that the arena could be used once more to house events and perhap...

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Chinese Company Builds 3D-Printed Villa In 3 Hours

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A pioneering 3D-printed house just popped up in Xian, China - and Chinese company ZhuoDa "built" the two-story villa in less than three hours. Made up of six 3D-printed modules, the house was assembled like LEGO bricks before a live audience who were...

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New City In China Would be About 7 Times Larger Than Armenia

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Beijing will undertake a major restructuring of the capital government as part of a broader plan to create a giant urban corridor in northern China, reported The New York Times. The new super city will link 130 million people across Beijing (22 milli...

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The New Duplex Stadium With Retractable Floor To Be Built In London

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British football club Tottenham Hotspur has released plans for a new stadium designed by Populous. Planned to be built in the London borough of Haringey, the "visually dramatic" 61,000-seat proposal is designed to host both English and American footb...

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Paris To Get New Triangle Skyscraper

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Paris city councilors have voted in favor of hotly-contested plans for a giant triangular tower that would be the capital's first modern skyscraper in more than 40 years. After construction 42-storey skyscraper "Tour Triangle" will be third tallest s...

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