What’s Even Huger Than Hugeass?

[ “Hydropolis,” assembled in Germany, shipped to Dubai, will be the world’s first underwater hotel. ]

Dubai. Yep, you’ve heard about it, but you best be taking a look at this astounding summary.

Alas, Dubai, apparently your 3400-foot Al Burj tower won’t be the tallest for very long. “Mile High Tower” is coming to Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.  Say it with me now: WTF?! But even wiki says it’s true.

Hmm. A mile-high tower in the desert. Golly, is that sustainable?

[ Image: Skyscrapercity ]