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The inca terraces of Machu Picchu / Peru (by roba66).

HH:  I would have a hard time breathing at that altitude and they did this!

visitheworld:

The inca terraces of Machu Picchu / Peru (by roba66).

HH:  I would have a hard time breathing at that altitude and they did this!

Varied color and texture of stone mastery without mortar, Incan walls at Pisac, Peru.

Photo by McKay Savage

Tipón water channeling. The photographer noted, “What makes Tipón an interesting Incan site is the sophisticated water distribution through the agriculture terraces, water running through stone-lined channels and out spouts to different levels and parts.”

Photo - McKay Savage 

Looking up inside a Hogan construct.

Looking up inside a Hogan construct.

Hanging out above Hoover Dam
Photograph via The American Welding Society (AWS)

Hanging out above Hoover Dam

Photograph via The American Welding Society (AWS)

Ironworker Stephen MacGray cuts a steel brace at the World Trade Center construction site, on August 2, 2012.(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)
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Ironworker Stephen MacGray cuts a steel brace at the World Trade Center construction site, on August 2, 2012.(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

Stone Quarry

Stone Quarry

Brazil - Federal highway BR-222, June 9, 2012 in Para state, Brazil. Highway construction through Amazonian rainforest has led to accelerated rates of deforestation. 

Brazil - Federal highway BR-222, June 9, 2012 in Para state, Brazil. Highway construction through Amazonian rainforest has led to accelerated rates of deforestation. 

Modern Tower - architecture and blue sky

Modern Tower - architecture and blue sky

Dome Displays Persian Geometry  by Leo71538 at trekearth

Dome Displays Persian Geometry  by Leo71538 at trekearth

Manhattan Bridge Construction, 1909  

Manhattan Bridge Construction, 1909  

An Eco-Tec home in Bolivia. PET bottle bottoms on the left. Wine bottle bottoms on the right.
http://inspirationgreen.org/plastic-bottle-homes.html?sms_ss=facebook&at_xt=4dc57a3babb1fc6c,3

An Eco-Tec home in Bolivia. PET bottle bottoms on the left. 
Wine bottle bottoms on the right.

http://inspirationgreen.org/plastic-bottle-homes.html?sms_ss=facebook&at_xt=4dc57a3babb1fc6c,3

Tiled Steps

Tiled Steps

Constructing a Vertical Garden Patrick Blanc Style  Verticale Garden for that patio or long skinny space
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Hungry Gargoyle in Perpetuity

Hungry Gargoyle in Perpetuity