Architecture

City skyscrapers stand on the waterfront on Palm Jumeirah artificial island in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

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City skyscrapers stand on the waterfront on Palm Jumeirah artificial island in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

A driver gestures as he decorates his iconic yellow ambassador taxi to celebrate the festival of Vishwakarma Puja in Kolkata...A driver gestures as he decorates his iconic yellow ambassador taxi to celebrate the festival of Vishwakarma Puja or the festival of the Hindu deity of architecture and machinery in Kolkata September 17, 2013. People mainly from eastern India observe Vishwakarma Puja by worshiping their machines, vehicles and computers. Most of the vehicles and machines are decorated and prayers are offered for trouble-free working and good business all the year. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

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A driver gestures as he decorates his yellow taxi to celebrate Vishwakarma Puja, the festival of the Hindu deity of architecture and machinery, in Kolkata

Victorian Reservoir Opens As Part Of Heritage Open Month...LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 02:  Joey Ellison, Chairman of Dingle 2000, the trustee organisation for the Toxteth Reservoir, poses inside Toxteth Reservoir on September 2, 2013 in Liverpool, England. The interior of the magnificent example of Victorian architecture and engineering will be open to the public for viewing on Friday 6 September from 10am - 4pm as part of Heritage Open Month. The covered reservoir houses stunning internal brickwork and a roof supported by cast iron columns of curved bricked arches. The building which supplied fresh water to the people of Toxteth is one of the earliest examples of public health engineering in the world.

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Joey Ellison, Chairman of Dingle 2000, the trustee organisation for the Toxteth Reservoir, stands inside Toxteth Reservoir in Liverpool, England. The interior of the magnificent example of Victorian architecture and engineering will be open to the public from Friday as part of Liverpool’s Heritage Open Month Read more