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Skyscrapers Are Cheating

The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) recently released a kind of surprising infographic regarding the heights that many new skyscrapers. In short, they're kind of cheating. The trend is not only to build these structures supertall, but also to fill them with uninhabited or unusable space that makes them that tall. Good thing this practice doesn't take place in Phila...oh, hey there CITC. [Architizer. Photo: Comcast]

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