Steve Wynn spent over $1.6 billion building the Bellagio, but a new shopping mall in Salt Lake City has one-upped the resort's famous fountains with its own water works creation that spews forth synchronized jets of fire as well.
As much as I love autumn... I'm just not ready yet! I wanna be able to do this. Throw in some alcohol and you have yourself a grand old time. [Neatorama]
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The Vortex Fountain eschews gentle, soothing streams for a powerful water funnel. The illusion of a standing block of water is created by an acrylic case hidden by transparency and water cascading down the sides, and the vortex itself is formed through the combination of strong, alternate currents of water that…
In Dubai, they're doing things big these days. Big hotels, big palm tree islands, big wallets, and very soon, big $281 million fountains. The biggest one in the world, in fact, and it will be large enough to give the famed fountains at the Bellagio in Las Vegas an inferiority complex.