Judith Dupre, author of Skyscrapers: A History of the World’s Most Extraordinary Buildings, recently sat down with USA Today to share her opinion on the best skyscrapers across the globe. From New York’s One World Trade Center to The Shard in London, there are some fabulous towers represented. Do you agree with her picks or are there others that you would nominate?
A building made from large shipping containers? What if this (below) was the next generation of skyscrapers? And, just how would vertical transportation fit in?