Buildings that look like a dog and a sheep
by Globetrotter on 09 February 2009EN
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Two buildings that are shaped as a dog and a sheep in New Zealand.
The Witch's House in Beverly Hills The Witch's House (Spadena House) in Culver City/Beverly Hills was built in 1921 for a movie studio. Nowadays the house is privately owned. Sony Bravia spot filmed in New York Cool animation spot ("Play-Doh Bunnies" by Passion Pictures) filmed for Sony Bravia in August 2007. Location: Foley Square, New York City. Music: The Rolling Stones - She's a Rainbow. Some interesting statistics: 40 animators; 189 2ft bunnies; 150 1ft cubes; a 30ft giant rabbit and a 10ft x 20ft purple wave; 2.5 tonnes of plasticine. Upside-down buildings There are two houses named "WONDERWORKS" in Orlando, Florida and in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee that are built upside-down ;-) The Magic Roundabout The Magic Roundabout - constructed in 1972 - is a weird roundabout in Swindon, England. It consists of one large roundabout with five small roundabouts in the center. Chiat/Day Building, Venice Beach The Chiat/Day Building is home to "DDB" an advertising company - the huge binoculars are housing a conference room and were designed by Frank Gehry. The binoculars were created by Claes Oldenburg. "Welcome to Hobbiton" The city Matamata in New Zealand promotes itself as "Hobbiton" (Lord of the Rings) as you can see on this street sign "Welcome to Hobbiton". The world's ugliest building... The world's ugliest building - the Ryugyong Hotel - is located in Pyongyang, North Korea. It was never completed due to several construction and material problems. Telectroscope connecting London and New York A giant "Telectroscope" was connecting London and New York from 22 May - 15 June 2008. The art project was created by Paul St George & produced by Artichoke and partners. I ♥ Street View I ♥ Street View - Banner at the Googleplex in Mountain View, California. Giant Rattle snake Giant Rattle snake along a street in New Mexico. Ocean Breeze Gorilla Funny Gorilla statue next to Ocean Breeze water park in Virginia Beach. Buildings that look like a dog and a sheep Two buildings that are shaped as a dog and a sheep in New Zealand. Rolle Airfield Triangle shaped airfield in Arizona. Cadillac Ranch Cadillac Ranch at the original Route 66 in Amarillo, Texas. The ten graffiti-covered cars are half-buried, nose-down, facing west "at the same angle as the Cheops' pyramids". Erupting Volcano in New Zealand White Island (Whakaari) Babbage Stratos Flight Take off was on: 26 August, 12:25 GMT Mission accomplished: 16:00 GMT Live images of the mission: http://ssdv.habhub.org The world's largest thermometer The world's largest thermometer in Death Valley, California is 134-ft.-tall. This is symbolic of the record high temperature in Death Valley - 134 degrees Fahrenheit in 1913. It was built in 1991. BBC: Beach stolen in Jamaica The BBC reported that in July 2008 hundreds of tons of sand from a beach were stolen near Coral Springs in Jamaica ;-) Do you own an ugly house? Do you own an ugly house? - A salesman in Albuquerque will buy it from you ;-) Jackalope on roof "Great American Jackalope" on the roof of a car dealer in Fort Worth, Texas. A Jackalope is an American mythical creature (a cross between a jackrabbit and an antelope).