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The Engineering Behind How Skyscrapers Go High Above the World and Stay That Way

Though there may not be many, if any skyscraper in Nigeria, but we do have high rise buildings; and the scope of their design is similar to that of a skyscraper, only that in the case of the latter, more has to be taken into consideration - because the higher and more complex a structure, [...]

See How the Height of Buildings Have Changed in Over 4,000 Years of Human History (PHOTOS)

Buildings were not always as tall as we have them today. Improved scientific methods and better innovations in building technology have made it possible for building to go high, and up above the world. Take a look at the progression in the height of buildings from more than four thousand years ago in ancient Egypt [...]