California Academy of Sciences by Renzo Piano. Rainforest interior.

California Academy of Sciences - Renzo Piano’s 2008 structure – with an electric-eel forest and rooftop wildflower meadow – houses the Academy, known for its pioneering research and rare wildlife since 1853.

Somewhere in Ukraine... straight out of a fairy tale.

Amazing. Recently-opened California Academy of Sciences in San Francisco, California by Renzo Piano Building Workshop

Buddhist Pagoda in the Japanese Tea Garden, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, California.

California Academy of Sciences

The AquaDom in Berlin, Germany, is a 25 metre tall cylindrical acrylic glass aquarium with built-in transparent elevator.

Africa - Someday I'm going to live with these kids...I may not live with them, but love to see the kids of Africa again...My heart longs for Africa.

Creative pedestrian bridge near Fort de Roovere in the Netherlands divides the water like Moses and allows people to safely cross to the other side.

Still happy to be back home. Grew up here and ended up here after traveling the world. Feels great.

California Academy of Sciences museum. The 400,000-square-foot, $484 million structure will likely be the first public building to achieve a platinum LEED rating. Designer Renzo Piano has incorporated a planetarium, a rainforest with free-flying birds, a coral reef home to 4,000 fish in a saltwater aquarium and a natural history museum into the building.

The newly discovered Hang Son Doong cave offers characteristics that are spectacular, enormous & dynamic. A river, rainforest, towering stalagmites, and a 262-foot rappel into the entrance are among the features, along with rooms big enough to house a 747 and passages that could fit an entire New York City block of 40-story buildings.

The Shark Filled Atrium at the Miami Science Museum is something else! Let's hope the glass never breaks!

Yad Vashem Holocaust Museum, by Safdie Architects, à Hazikaron, Jerusalem (Israel), 2005 + http://www.msafdie.com/

Beautiful People Live Art | Lotus Flower ArtScience Museum

Transamerica Building - San Francisco, California

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Osaka, Japan

Natural History Museum, London.

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