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The World’s Fastest Constructed Buildings

It can take years to build a multi-story building or skyscraper. The tallest building in the world, Burj Khalifa in the United Arab Emirates, took five years to build its 163 floors while the second tallest building, the 127-floor Shanghai Tower in China, took seven years to complete.

The construction of these skyscrapers seems like an eternity compared to three buildings that were put up in…

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Daniel Ganninger

Daniel Ganninger

The writer, editor, and chief lackey of Knowledge Stew and the Knowledge Stew line of trivia books. Connect at knowledgestew.com and danielganninger.com