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The tallest building in the world, The Burj Khalifa Tower is a stunning model of foresight, power and design. To construct a 828 metre high tower in the middle of the desert is no mean feat, and the building was designed to be a mixed used development, comprising of residential and commercial areas. Burj Khalifa…

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To most people, Christmas is symbolized by universal elements – gift giving, carols, shopping, family time, fun in the snow etc. However, culture is a beautiful phenomenon. Each person is different from each other, and the collective that is a nation has distinct features from other nations. The infographic by Christian Universities Online builds on…

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This infographic is about deaths happening due to air pollution in the world. Air pollution itself is a serious global issue and many environmentalist have already warned us about the effect it’s on the globe. It is currently the fourth-leading risk factor for deaths on our planet. Have a look at the infographic below and…

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Leaving the familiar behind and moving to a foreign country – either alone or with a family – can be a stressful process. There are many benefits to acknowledging this and to planning ahead for the challenges that might arise on arrival. Of course, different nationalities and personality types will process opportunities and challenges differently.…

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Ever wondered where the worlds worst pick pockets are? An estimated 400,000 pickpocketing crimes occur every day, that’s 2.8 million a week and approximately 11 million each month! Pickpocketing is on the rise and this infographic shares some interesting statistics from around the globe. Did you know that during the London Olympics, Pickpocketing attempts rose…

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When it comes to architecture and buildings, it’s easy to overlook and forget about just how impressive some structures actually are. From skyscrapers that stand thousands of feet in the air, to buildings that showcase intricate details that look like they’ve been hand-drawn, a building can sometimes be one of the most impressive things to…

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It is often felt that, going by public opinion that Canada is derided left, right and centre by USA. Be it in movies, television shows or most social commentary, such references are commonplace. These are however not very close to reality, and the following infographic from Yahoo Finance Canada tells us why Canada is better than…

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Natural disasters seem to be occurring at an alarming rate.  Hurricanes, tornadoes, fires and droughts are just a few of the disasters that impact our world.  These events cause catastrophic damage and untold loss every year.  In the past decade, disasters have cost more than $3.4 trillion.  Emergency-management-degree.org has analyzed the financial impact of these disasters, along…

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Foreign buyers are snatching up U.S. real estate. In fact, they bought nearly 8% of homes sold in the 12 months ending in March 2011. Why do foreigners buy U.S. properties? How much do they spend? How do they finance those purchases? This infographic done by Columnfivemedia with Credit Sesame, looks to answer those questions.    

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The area of San Francisco know as the tenderloin district is notorious for crime, drugs, and general seedy culture. But beneath all of that, there’s an eclectic and thriving ecosystem that’s been an integral part of the city’s rich history. This infographic done with Zendesk by Columnfivemedia, looks at how the Tenderloin is poised to…

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