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December 22, 2014
Top 5 Chicago Instagram Photos of 2014

 Top Urban Splatter Instagram Photos of Chicago from 2014 Here are just some of the best pictures taken of Chicago for Urban Splatter's instagram. Take a look below at some of these amazing photos. What do you think of them? Can you tell where most of these places are?   Leave your thoughts and comments […]

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December 2, 2014
A Look Into the Architect's Salary, Top Paid Cities

Architects can make a chunk of change, but there are many aspects to take into consideration when looking into salary. Some of these aspects include location, economy, degree, personality and sometimes just being at the right place at the right time. Architecture generally takes a masters degree or professional bachelors degree to become accredited. Being […]

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November 24, 2014
Ferguson in Flames as Michael Brown Protesters Protest

Michael Brown's killer officer Wilson was not indited on charges in Ferguson, Missouri today. Protests have broken out in Ferguson and have led to looting and arson around the city. You can see pictures of the protests below. What do you think of theses aftermath protests? Should officer Wilson been indited on charges of manslaughter?

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November 24, 2014
Human Poop-Powered Bus Created In the UK

A Bus That Runs on Poo? Yes Did you ever think poo could be used to power your car? Well it can actually happen believe it or not. A company in the UK have made a bus that runs on sewage and poop. It currently runs from Bristol Airport to Bath in England. One person’s […]

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November 20, 2014
Images of Denver's Skyline at Night and Day

Denver has 78 declared neighborhoods. The government splits the city up into neighborhoods to organize public works. The neighborhoods are distinct from one another, some being characterized by tall skyscrapers to other being residential buildings to others being historic developments. Many of the neighborhoods in the outskirts of downtown are buildings built after WW2, having […]

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November 12, 2014
Protected Intersections for Bicycles May Change Cities

Urban Planners have found that the benefits of bicycle traffic throughout the city are much greater than previous thoughts. Bicycle traffic lightens up a city and makes urban living more suitable, as urban living is more efficient than suburban living. The only issue that urban planners face is that most cities in America are not […]

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October 31, 2014
Top 10 Fastest Growing Cities in America (Architecture and Population)

The architecture profession is more promising in cities that are experiencing an increase of population, whereas in cities that are decreasing in population (Detroit) the architecture profession is bare and not promising. There are exceptions as some cities are stable population wise but increasing in economic opportunities. Therefore the following list is based on the […]

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October 29, 2014
Bradley Cooper's House in Venice Beach, California

Bradley Cooper's Adobe in Venice Beach Bradley Cooper is known for his roles in many movies. Some include the Hangover, The Silver Lining Playbook, and American Hustle. Born in 1975 in Philadelphia, Cooper started his career by appearing in TV Shows. One of the shows he was in was Sex in the City and he […]

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October 17, 2014
The History and Architecture of the Bank of America Tower

A Modern Building For New York's Great Skyline The Bank of America Building at One Bryant Park is known to be one of the most ecologically friendly and efficient buildings in the world. It rank the third tallest building in New York City, while it is the 5th tallest in the United States, and 26th […]

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October 13, 2014
Top Ten Cities for Kids in 2014

Time to Move Your Family To These Cities That Top The List Once you start a family and have kids and pets, you want the best for them. There are many amenities needed to keep a child healthy, happy, and safe. This list below shows the top ten cities for kids to be in for […]

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October 11, 2014
Meg Ryan's Spanish Style House in Bel Air

Meg Ryan and Her Romantic Spanish House in California Meg Ryan is an American actress and producer. After a multitude of minor TV roles Meg got the lead role in "When Harry Met Sally" and from then on she has been the lead role in many films. She is known to be in romantic films. […]

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October 9, 2014
Drew Barrymore's Flower Film Office in Los Angeles

An Amazing Office for an Amazing Actress Born in Culver City, California, Drew Barrymore was bound to be a smash actress because both of her parents were famous ones. Drew starred and had roles in films such as E.T., Fifty First Dates, and Charlie's Angels. Some of her most recent roles have been in the […]

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October 3, 2014
How Architecture Will Change in 50 Years

The World of Architecture in 50 Years Architecture is a constantly changing art form, yet any era of architecture can be admired and some prefer historical architecture for many different reasons. The construction materials have stayed fairly constant over the years with slight modifications along the way. Some of these modifications include fire resistant materials, […]

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September 10, 2014
A Civil Engineering Internship Experience

Just Some Hands On Work Before You Launch You Career When looking for an internship, many people look for one that concerns their professional field, pays well, and is fairly close. Being able to advance your skills in your own professional area is amazing and even better when you can get a salary as well. […]

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September 5, 2014
Trump International Hotel and Tower Chicago Facts

Donalds Trump originally made plans for the Trump Tower to be the tallest in the world but plans changed after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. It has beat the John Hancock Center but not the Willis Tower (formerly known as Sears Tower). It has been acclaimed to be the 12th tallest building in the […]

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August 30, 2014
Abraj Al Bait, Fourth Tallest Building

Located in Saudi Arabia the Abraj Al Bait building is the tallest in the country and 4th tallest around the world. The building has a large worshipping room with a capacity of 10,000. A 5 star hotel is also within the building to accommodate for the many people who go on a pilgrimage to Mecca to participate […]

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August 18, 2014
The Mark Cuban House in Dallas Texas

Its a Deal, the Mark Cuban House is a Mansion If you have watched Shark Tank then you are familiar with Mark Cuban and the Mark Cuban house. He is a well-known investor and owner of NBA's Dallas Mavericks, Landmark Theatres, and Magnolia Pictures. He was born and raised in Pittsburgh, PA but currently resides […]

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August 12, 2014
Jessica Alba's Beverly Hills House

Jessica Alba's House for Rent Just for You Jessica Alba is a known American actress who has been in many movies over her career. Some of these movies include Sin City and Fantastic Four. Born in 1984 in Ponoma, California, she made it big once she moved to Los Angeles and obtained roles in movies. […]

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August 4, 2014
Alec Baldwin’s New York City Pent House

Alec Baldwin came from a family of four brothers who are all well-known actors. He is an American actor and comedian that has been present in movies and TV series throughout his career. He has also recently became the columnist for the Huffington Post. He was the host of "Up Late With Alec Baldwin" for […]

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August 3, 2014
Michael Phelps House: The Baltimore Place

Michael Phelps Dream Home in Baltimore The main colors in the house are white and gray to give it a modern urban look. The house was purchased for 1.69 million dollars back in 2007. The house features a modern wooden staircase, amazing views of the city, and a luxurious master bathroom. Read more about the […]

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July 31, 2014
Top 10 American Cities By Land Area

A Top Ten List That Isn't Very Popular So you are probably used to hearing the largest city in the United States is New York City. Think again. Most top ten lists for largest cities or countries is based on the amount of people or the population of the area. This time around we want […]

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July 29, 2014
The History and Architecture of the Transamerica Pyramid

An Architectural Icon For San Francisco The Transamerica Pyramid Building in San Francisco, California is somewhat of an icon for the city. As the tallest building in San Francisco, 3rd tallest in California, and the 35th tallest in the United States, this building is special for many reasons. When it was first built, it was […]

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July 28, 2014
George Bush's Texas House

George Bush and his Texas Ranch House The 43rd president of The United States, George W. Bush, has a rustic and quaint house. George W. Bush is also a businessman and was the governor of Texas. He is part of the Republican party. Hurricane Katrina and the September Attacks occurred during his presidency and the […]

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July 27, 2014
Chelsea Clinton's Manhattan House

Chelsea Clinton's Marvelous Manhattan Condo Chelsea Victoria Clinton is the single child of former president Bill Clinton. Chelsea was born and raised in Little Rock, Arkansas until her father was elected as the president. She has studied at Stanford, Oxford, New York University and Columbia University. Her career is related to her parents as she […]

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