Cool image of a regular truck transporting one of those massive mining truck. It makes the trailer look so ridiculously small, like a toy.
Rem Koolhaas' new building in Rotterdam is in reality three towers joined by common spaces into a single massive unit that contains offices, apartments, and a hotel. More than a normal skyscraper it feels like a chunk of the Death Star teleported to the Netherlands.
In this excerpt from Massive: The Missing Particle That Sparked the Greatest Hunt in Science (Basic Books), author Ian Sample tells the story of how Peter Higgs went from being a joke to a legend with just one lecture.