Top 10 modern engineering marvels in the world

10. The New Valley Project (Western Desert of Egypt)

9. Chandra X-ray Observatory

8. Channel Tunnel

7. Three Gorges Dam (Sandouping, Hubei, China)

6. The Large Hadron Collider (underground in Geneva, Switzerland)

5. Palm Islands (Dubai)

4. The Bailong Elevator (Zhangjiajie, China)

3. National Stadium a.k.a. “Bird’s Nest” (Beijing, China)

2. The Venice Tide Barrier Project (Venice, Italy)

1. Millau Viaduct (Millau, France)

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