Famous Buildings and Architects
We look at some of the most famous buildings on the planet, from ancient times until the 21st century, and some of the world’s most influential architects.

The Causes Behind Famous Lopsided Buildings

By |May 10th, 2018|Famous Things|

The Causes Behind Famous Lopsided Buildings The Leaning Tower of Pisa is definitely not the only lopsided building around... in this post, we explore the issues behind lopsided structures. Article By: Francesca Burke Last Update: July 2019 Two Towers of Bologna, Italy Bologna is home [...]

Colourful Buildings Part 2: London, Brazil & Poland

By |April 27th, 2018|Famous Things|

Colourful Buildings Part 2: London, Brazil & Poland We've found 4 more beautiful, colourful buildings dotted across the globe. Which is your favourite? Article By: Francesca Burke Last Update: July 2019 Striped House, Kensington, London This unusual house has an interesting story! Despite opposition from local [...]

5 Unknown Inventors & Their Creations

By |April 20th, 2018|Famous Things|

5 Unknown Inventors and their Creations We look at some unknown inventors whose designs contributed to our everyday lives, from Roald Dahl to Hedy Lamarr. Article By: Francesca Burke Last Update: September 2019 Stephanie Kwolek: Kevlar Stephanie Kwolek was a Polish-American chemist whose career at [...]

The Engineering of Stonehenge

By |March 29th, 2018|Famous Things|

The Engineering of Stonehenge Learn about the engineering and architecture of Stonehenge, Britain's most famous prehistoric monument. Article By: Francesca Burke Last Update: September 2019 Stonehenge, a ring of standing stones in Wiltshire, England, is one of Britain's most famous prehistoric monuments. It's also a World [...]

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