Onward, Outward, Upward: The 16 Largest Buildings in the World
Size isnt everything, said a liar one time. Point of fact, if youre going to build something, its important make it as much of a monstrosity as possible. Make it tall, make it flat, make it go deep underground, rise into the sun, reach like the Tower of Babel, spread out like cake batter, or lay for miles along the landscape like the old Trans-Siberian Railway. A huge building is not only a towering accomplishment of human endeavor, its also much more difficult to construct than something small, making the feat of engineering that much more impressive.