Architecture & Engineering

Man-made marvels that don't fit elsewhere, excluding those that look like "Elephants"; also excluding "Modes of Transport" and "Bookstores & Libraries," all of which have their own boards. Other related boards are the place ones (for Spain, Italy, Orlando, and Charleston), "Art & Artists," and "Flora, Fauna, & Vistas."
"Steel Patterns," by Philipp Klinger Photography via Flickr -- This is the underside of the Eiffel Tower...gorgeous and very Steampunky in nature!

"Steel Patterns," by Philipp Klinger Photography via Flickr -- This is the underside of the Eiffel Tower...gorgeous and very Steampunky in nature!

"frank lloyd wright spire scottsdale arizona," by poorpoor, via Flickr -- I love the colors and the geometric shapes. Read about the spire here: http://livebetterinscottsdale.com/2012/02/things-to-see-in-scottsdale-az-the-frank-lloyd-wright-spire/

"frank lloyd wright spire scottsdale arizona," by poorpoor, via Flickr -- I love the colors and the geometric shapes. Read about the spire here: http://livebetterinscottsdale.com/2012/02/things-to-see-in-scottsdale-az-the-frank-lloyd-wright-spire/

"Pura Lempuyang Door [Bali, Indonesia]," by Gophrette Power, via 500px. (A Pura is a Balinese Hindu temple.) -- Personally, I think it looks like gorgeous bookends for a giant...

"Pura Lempuyang Door [Bali, Indonesia]," by Gophrette Power, via 500px. (A Pura is a Balinese Hindu temple.) -- Personally, I think it looks like gorgeous bookends for a giant...

"The Pysanka Museum was built in the year 2000 and is located in the Ukrainian city of Kolomyia. 'Pysanka' is the Ukrainian word for richly decorated, batik Easter Eggs and the museum at Kolomyia is the only one in the world dedicated to this important cultural icon."

"The Pysanka Museum was built in the year 2000 and is located in the Ukrainian city of Kolomyia. 'Pysanka' is the Ukrainian word for richly decorated, batik Easter Eggs and the museum at Kolomyia is the only one in the world dedicated to this important cultural icon."

"Ingenious Flipper Bridge Melds Left-side Drivers with Right-side Drivers: Hong Kong drives on the left side of the road, mainland China on the right. So how do you prevent crashes when driving between them?" This was a very clever proposed solution. Click through for more photos and information.

Ingenious Flipper Bridge Melds Left-Side Drivers With Right-Side Drivers

"Ingenious Flipper Bridge Melds Left-side Drivers with Right-side Drivers: Hong Kong drives on the left side of the road, mainland China on the right. So how do you prevent crashes when driving between them?" This was a very clever proposed solution. Click through for more photos and information.

Click through for a story and two dozen or so photos of this "Stairs-House by y+M Design Office." From the outside, it looks a bit like bleachers, but inside, it's not at all. It also has a covet-worthy wall of bookshelves [http://pinterest.com/pin/175218241725011396/ ].

Stairs-House by Y+M Design Office

Click through for a story and two dozen or so photos of this "Stairs-House by y+M Design Office." From the outside, it looks a bit like bleachers, but inside, it's not at all. It also has a covet-worthy wall of bookshelves [http://pinterest.com/pin/175218241725011396/ ].

"Red Bridge II," by Paco Alcantara via Flickr -- from the tags, this is in Wakayama Prefecture, Japan. Further research shows it to be the Zaobashi Suspension Bridge; more about it and more photos here: http://rederr.com/the-red-bridge-in-japan/

"Red Bridge II," by Paco Alcantara via Flickr -- from the tags, this is in Wakayama Prefecture, Japan. Further research shows it to be the Zaobashi Suspension Bridge; more about it and more photos here: http://rederr.com/the-red-bridge-in-japan/

Previous pinner: "Brandhorst Museum by Sauerbruch Hutton. Photographed by Hufton Crow" -- Click through for more photographs of this most unusual building...

Previous pinner: "Brandhorst Museum by Sauerbruch Hutton. Photographed by Hufton Crow" -- Click through for more photographs of this most unusual building...

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