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Top 10 "living on edge" buildings in world

06-11-2010 15:12 BJT

BEIJING, June 10(Xinhuanet) -- After constructing the world's tallest skyscraper Burj Khalifa, the desert kingdom United Arab Emirates will set another world record by building a "World's Furthest Leaning Man-made Tower."

This marvelous structure is called the Capital Gate building, which has an 18-degree slope -- nearly five times farther than the Leaning Tower of Pisa in Italy!

But Capital Gate is not alone. Following are some other structures also living on the edge.

1. Capital Gate building, Dubai, UAE

Capital Gate building, Dubai, UAE (Photo Source:
Capital Gate building, Dubai, UAE (Photo Source:

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