January 25, 2017
A record-breaking 128 tall buildings (200 meters/656 feet or higher) were completed in 2016, well surpassing the record 114 completed the previous year. Ten of the new skyscrapers are “supertall” (300 meters/984 feet or higher). The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat says China led the way with 84 new tall buildings.
The connection between skyscrapers and positive social mood is a fascinating story.
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