Dome
A dome is an element of architecture that resembles the hollow upper half of a sphere. Dome structures made of various materials have a long architectural lineage extending into prehistory.Corbel dome...
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Trump visits the Church of the Holy Sepulcher in Jerusalem
President Trump and his family visited the Church of the Holy Sepulcher in the Old City of Jerusalem on May 22.
France Raids Mosques... What They Found Inside Proves TRUMP IS RIGHT!
The deadly Islamic terrorist attack in Paris, France killed more than 130 people. Unlike America after an attack, France started immediately raiding Islamic mosques to see what they could find. After ...
Quebec mosque shooting: Police arrest a suspect and a witness
One of the two men detained over the incident, that killed six people, is a witness, police say.
Unsealing Of Christ's Reputed Tomb Turns Up New Revelations
For just 60 hours, researchers have had the opportunity to examine the holiest site in Christianity. Here's what they've found.
BBC Future - The secret Soviet observatory still spying on space
At the end of a winding road largely populated by itinerant cows and emaciated horses, up a forested mountain 700 metres above sea level, a small but plucky team of scientists is working to save the w...
Revealed: Muslim bomb plot gang's links to 'mega-mosque' in east London
Ministers should review plans to build a "mega-mosque" in the East End in the wake of the airline bomb plot trial, the Tories urged today. Shadow security minister Dame Pauline Neville-Jones said the ...
Incredible images capture dazzling symmetry of Iran's mosques
It's a side of Iran the rest of the world doesn't normally get to see -- the kaleidoscopically brilliant interiors of the country's intricately designed mosques. With beautiful mosaics and stained gla...
The Underground World of the Hagia Sophia
For over a thousand years until its fall to the Ottoman Turks in 1453, the city of Constantinople was one of the greatest urban centres in the Christian world. At the heart of this city was the Hagia
The Future of Virtual Reality Is Inside Your Smartphone
Right now, your phone is the single most important device in VR.
BIG Unveils a Luminescent Geodesic Dome Power Plant, and it's also a Public Park
Power plants are, in general, rather dowdy structures—unless you live in the world of Bjarke Ingels, that is. The Danish architect and his firm, BIG, was invited to design a new biomass power plant fo...
The Awfully Unromantic Taj Mahal | Rita Banerji
India sulked when the Obamas skipped the Taj Mahal during their recent visit here. But really, I'm tired of famous people posing with that marble tomb as their endorsement of the idea that it somehow ...
Garden and pavilions of the Taj Mahal found to align with rays of the sun
New research has revealed that the gardens of the Taj Mahal, and the structures within it, align with the rising and setting sun during the summer and winter solstices. While the reason for constructi
National Museum of Natural History - Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
The Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History is the largest natural history museum in the United States and best of all, admission is absolutely free i...
World's largest domes
A dome is a self-supporting structural element of architecture that resembles the hollow upper half of a sphere. This list excludes dome-shaped structures that are not self-supporting such as The O2 (...
World's largest domes - Wikipedia
List of Roman domes
This is a list of Roman domes. The Romans were the first builders in the history of architecture to realize the potential of domes for the creation of large and well-defined interior spaces. Domes wer...
List of Roman domes - Wikipedia
Onion dome
An onion dome (Russian: луковичная глава, lúkovichnaya glava; compare Russian: лук, luk, "onion") is a dome whose shape resembles an onion. Such domes are often larger in diameter than the dru...
Onion dome - Wikipedia
Cloister vault
In architecture, a cloister vault or domical vault is a vault with four concave surfaces (patches of cylinders) meeting at a point above the center of the vault.It can be thought of as formed by two b...
Cloister vault - Wikipedia
Observatory
An observatory is a location used for observing terrestrial or celestial events. Astronomy, climatology/meteorology, geology, oceanography and volcanology are examples of disciplines for which observa...
Observatory - Wikipedia
Geodesic dome
A geodesic dome is a spherical or partial-spherical shell structure or lattice shell based on a network of great circles (geodesics) on the surface of a sphere. The geodesics intersect to form triang...
Geodesic dome - Wikipedia
Mosque
A mosque (/mɒsk/; Arabic: مسجد‎ masjid, plural مساجد masājid), is a place of worship for followers of Islam.There are strict and detailed requirements in Sunni fiqh for a place of worship to...
Mosque - Wikipedia
Planetarium
A planetarium (plural planetaria or planetariums) is a theatre built primarily for presenting educational and entertaining shows about astronomy and the night sky, or for training in celestial navigat...
Planetarium - Wikipedia
Taipei Astronomical Museum
121°31′06″E / 25.09583°N 121.51833°E / 25.09583; 121.51833The Taipei Astronomical Museum (Chinese: 臺北市立天文科學教育館; pinyin: Táiběishìlì Tiānwén Kēxué Jiàoyùguǎn) is a muse...
Taipei Astronomical Museum - Wikipedia
Canadian Museum of History
The Canadian Museum of History (French: Musée canadien de l’histoire, formerly the Canadian Museum of Civilization) is Canada's national museum of human history. It is located in the Hull area of ...
Canadian Museum of History - Wikipedia
Reichstag Peace Resolution
The Reichstag Peace Resolution passed by the German Reichstag on July 19, 1917 with the support of the Social Democrats, the Catholic Center Party, and the Progressive People's Party was an attempt to...