Skyscrapers & Architectures
The Ring of Life. The enormous ring emerging in Fushun city, northeast China, has been designed to be a viewing platform. The monument, known as the Ring of Life, is made up of 3,000 tonnes of steel and decorated with 12,000 LED lights.China is building a new landmark in the northeast of the country that defies the notion that size doesn’t matter. The 500-foot ring is made of a whopping 3,000 tonnes of steel and will glow at night with a phenomenal 12,000 LED lights.
Eureka Tower is a 297.3-metre (975 ft) skyscraper located in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. It is named after the Eureka Stockade, a rebellion during the Victorian gold rush in 1854. This has been incorporated into the design, with the building's gold crown representing the gold rush and a red stripe representing the blood spilt during the revolt. It was the world's tallest residential tower now 12th. (Click to see Botanical Gardens Government House immediate background)