These structures tower over the rest! Learn about some of the tallest, biggest, and longest structures around the world.
The World’s Tallest Skyscraper:Burj Khalifa in Dubai, United Arab Emirates
This skyscraper was built in 2010 and has broken several structural height records. The building reaches to over 2,700 feet at the very tip. The structure consists of apartments, restaurants, swimming pools, and boasts an astounding 58 elevators. The design of the structure uses several techniques to make it sturdy and secure as it towers above. While this building is currently the tallest, it will be surpassed by The Kingdom Tower in Saudi Arabia which is projected to be completed in 2019.
The World’s Longest Bridge:Danyang-Kunshan Grand Bridge in East China
The bridge is over 100 miles and would take over one and half hours to cross the bridge by car. The bridge is used by the Beijing-Shanghai High-Speed Railway and runs parallel to the Yangtze River. The structure opened in 2011 after four ye...