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Vertigo Integration: Street View Goes to the Top of the World's Tallest Building

Vertigo Integration: Street View Goes to the Top of the World's Tallest Building
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The Burj Khalifa is the tallest manmade structure in the world. It stands at 2,716.5 feet and comprises 163 stories. The Dubai-based building also boasts the fastest-moving elevators in the world -- they run at 22 mph -- and the highest swimming pool in the world (situated on the building's 76th floor).

Megan Garber is a staff writer at The Atlantic. She was formerly an assistant editor at the Nieman Journalism Lab, where she wrote about innovations in the media. All posts »

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