Burj Dubai….it’s taller than twice your height (plus a little more)

 

Picture taken from the top of the Burj Dubai, the world’s tallest builiding at 2620 ft tall.

 

 

The upper right corner of the picture shows how the workers at the top of the building can see the turn of Earth.  

 

For more pictures, see the previous blog Naked People…Making Buildings?!?!? (pictures below)

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4 responses to “Burj Dubai….it’s taller than twice your height (plus a little more)

  1. Pingback: Dynamic Tower: Dubai Introduces World’s First ‘Moving’ Building « Future Scholar Blogger

  2. nm

    Incorrect about the “view of the earths curve”. That pic is taken with a fish-eye lense, and that’s all the effect is.

  3. Thank you for taking the time to discuss this issue. I really appreciate it. I’ll post a link of this post in my website.

  4. finn

    My dad worked there and he said he could see the earth curve

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