As someone who only has to look at a photo taken from atop a high place or a tall building to get sweaty palms and an instant “fuck that” feeling, this list gives me the creeps. I still find skyscrapers fascinating however. Living in NYC it’s easy to get used to seeing tall buildings without thinking much of it. But when you see a building like the Burj Khalifa, shown above, juxtaposed against low, flat land the size of these buildings become even more amazing.

Top 10 Tallest Buildings in the World: h/t to slothed reader sajid

Posted by James Poling

A socialist, tinkerer, thinker, question asker and all around curiosity seeker. If you'd like to reach me you can use the contact link above or email me at jamespoling [at] gmail [dot] com.

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