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A Tragically Beautiful Video Captures Parisians Singing Hymns as They Watch Notre Dame Burn.
Offbeat  (tags: offbeat, France, architecture, history, buildings, Notre Dame, unusual, fire )

- 2 days ago -
Even those of us who are not Catholic and who have never visited Paris can feel this loss, as Notre Dame has been a fixture in human architecture and culture for centuries.
The Cocooned High-Rises of Hong Kong - in Pictures
Offbeat  (tags: high rises, buildings, Hong Kong, cocoons, environment )

- 149 days ago -
For over two decades photographer Peter Steinhauer documented the bamboo scaffolding and bright, tightly wrapped shapes of Hong KongâEUR(TM)s construction sites. His collection, Cocoons, is available from Powerhouse
Bird Experts Call for Community Action After 398 Birds Crash Into Galveston Building
Offbeat  (tags: animals, wildlife, buildings, death )

- 713 days ago -
Galveston Animal Control reports that 398 birds, mostly warblers, crashed into a high-rise building in Galveston. Three birds survived the window strike and 395 birds died.
When Concrete Buildings Drive People Mad
Offbeat  (tags: buildings, Post-war architecture, destruction, historic building )

- 1261 days ago -
Post-war architecture is loved by some and loathed by many. A series of battles is taking place across the UK over whether to preserve certain concrete buildings. Which ones have divided opinion the most?
Hastings' Pelham Arcade to Be Taken Off 'at-Risk' Register
Offbeat  (tags: Arcade, Hasting, Buildings, Listed, at-risk" register, English Heritage )

- 1622 days ago -
A shopping arcade in East Sussex is to be taken off English Heritage's "at-risk" register after four years of renovation work, the council says.
The Invisible Killer Threatening Millions of Migrating Birds
Offbeat  (tags: animals, birds, migrating birds, windows, invisible killer, Landlords, Architects, bird friendly, buildings )

- 1792 days ago -
Every year, hundreds of millions of birds are killed or injured when they fly into windows. Volunteers who document the collisions are now calling for architects and landlords to make their buildings more bird friendly to reduce the number of deaths.
Unusual Buildings of the World
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, unusual, buildings, world, cool )

- 2932 days ago -
All the buildings reflect the desire of their creators but our list describes the 15 most unusual buildings of today. The builders have stepped away from the ordinary standard of architecture, we can say that these prominent structures are among the uniqu
5 Buildings So Big They Have Their Own ZIP Code!
Offbeat  (tags: building, buildings, building, building own zip code, own zip code, zip code, usa zip code )

- 2970 days ago -
Last night I was reading the latest issue of Wired (the only physical magazine I still subscribe to) and noticed a fun little data stream they had posted about places with their own ZIP code.
Offbeat  (tags: children, pers, buildings, bed bug infestations )

- 3116 days ago -
There has been a recent resurgence in bed bug infestations. Although people once associated bed bugs with poor sanitation, it's now known that bed bugs can be found in buildings across all levels of hygiene and income, and are not only in homes and hotel
Sir David Foils Developers - By Buying the Pub Next Door
Offbeat  (tags: sir david attenborough, developers, buildings, brought pub next door, environment, nature )

- 3609 days ago -
He has tangled with gorillas and been bombarded by bats. So Sir David Attenborough was well-equipped to deal with a problem right on his own doorstep. When the veteran TV wildlife presenter realised a proposed building development could compromise the
European and Asian Castles
Offbeat  (tags: castles, architecture, photography, medieval, buildings )

- 4003 days ago -
Classic European and Asian medieval Castles Over 140 Hi-res images
Drawings and Illusions on the Walls [Pics]
Offbeat  (tags: illusions, arts, design, buildings, wall )

- 4109 days ago -
Drawings on the walls, or the illusion of reality on the walls before and after images

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