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NYguy May 22, 2019 4:49 AM

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chris08876 May 26, 2019 5:00 PM

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NYguy May 29, 2019 3:10 AM

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NYguy May 30, 2019 3:27 AM

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eXodius May 30, 2019 4:04 PM

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The trees on the middle and higher floors, if they are actually added to the building, will be dead within a year. Extremes of temp, wind, precip, and lack of nutrients ensure this fact. It doesn't work. When will architects stop this crap?

I don't think temps would be THAT extreme several hundred feet up, right? Perhaps if they were building monolith towers thousands of feet tall, perhaps, but I'm curious if proper caretakers who ensured the trees would be well-fed and secured could make this happen!

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Imagine traveling back in time to, say, 1905 or 1910, and then going up to New Yorkers and showing them that photo.
If I could even go back 20-30 years and show my younger self a photo from 2019, it'd be THE coolest thing ever!! I'd probably ask myself if flying cars and robots also existed or if we could live on the moon yet! Hudson Yards totally looks like something my younger self would've dreamt about and drawn (I used to love drawing futuristic cities and cars)!

NYguy May 31, 2019 3:56 AM

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Skyguy_7 May 31, 2019 10:45 PM

FOUR tower cranes?!? It is a race between this one and 50, and the prize is tens of millions of dollars in leases. God bless the free market. What a time to be alive!

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NYguy Jun 1, 2019 12:11 AM

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NYguy Jun 6, 2019 2:48 AM

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NYguy Jun 9, 2019 4:11 PM

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NYguy Jun 13, 2019 1:20 AM

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TowerDude Jun 13, 2019 3:59 AM

Gawd 3 Hudson Boulevard is dead ...

NYguy Jun 13, 2019 3:41 PM

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Gawd 3 Hudson Boulevard is dead ...

What's your take on the Spiral progress?

TowerDude Jun 13, 2019 4:28 PM

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What's your take on the Spiral progress?

I like the "race" its got with 50 Hudson Yards ... I just wish it was more of a 3 way race ...

NYguy Jun 13, 2019 9:31 PM

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I like the "race" its got with 50 Hudson Yards ... I just wish it was more of a 3 way race ...

Two towers of more than 1,000 ft rise simultaneously, but that's not enough excitement for ya? :shrug:

3 Hudson will lag, but all of those cranes going up will still be worth watching.

NYguy Jun 15, 2019 3:07 PM

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chris08876 Jun 15, 2019 9:16 PM

Massive footprint. One of the biggies.

NYguy Jun 16, 2019 5:16 AM

We're getting to the stage of construction where people will finally begin to realize that there's a lot going on over there. In some ways, just beginning.

NYguy Jun 16, 2019 9:33 PM

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