Gallery: Futuristic Solar Skyscraper Wins the Taiwan Tower Competition

 
This ultra-futuristic solar skyscraper by Romanian firm Dorin Stefan Birou Arhitectura was recently crowned the winner of the Taiwan Tower Competition. The 390-meter tower is designed to serve as an observation deck, office tower, museum, and urban park. The out-of-this-world skyscraper seems almost too far-fetched to be real -- it even includes helium blimp elevators, a facade covered in photovoltaic panels, vertical axis wind turbines and a whole slew of sustainable strategies.

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  1. kirti muley July 6, 2011 at 7:52 am

    height of human mind.

  2. Noyeah May 7, 2011 at 7:05 am

    WOW!!!!!

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