[gallery] “Before 2004, Manhattan was home to 28 skyscrapers 700 feet and taller. Since then, an additional 13 have been built, 15 are under construction, and 19 are proposed—47 more in all.” Well-done interactive map of the ‘new’ New York skyline from Lower Manhattan to Billionaires’...

[gallery] theeconomist: From the archives: constructive one-upmanship THE world is in the middle of a skyscraper boom. Last year a record number of tall buildings were completed; and the record for the world’s tallest is being broken more regularly and more spectacularly than ever before, particularly in the...