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13 Architectural Masterpieces Inspired By Mother Nature


If you look closely, you'll notice that almost every man-made object was built from inspiration found in the natural world.

Airplanes were modeled after birds, velcro was inspired by burdock burrs and the bullet train was built in the likeness of the elegant Kkingfisher bird.

These buildings might be architectural masterpieces, but mother made it first - and best!

Taipei 101 in Taiwan has 101 floors and looks like bamboo

The Beijing National Stadium looks like a nest

Aldar Headquarters in Dubai looks like a seashell

Palm Islands in Dubai look like a Palm Tree

Who knew that snail shells could become such beautiful buildings...

From flora to fauna, the inspiration for our imagination is numerous as the creatures on the planet.

It's incredible to think that for every building, computer, pair of running shoes you see, there was probably some natural inspiration that made this technology possible.

Do you see the natural 'wonder' in these man-made structures?

Center for Disease Control In Taiwan looks like snail shells

Beijing National Aquatics Center looks like drops of water

The Gherkin tower in London, England looks like an Emu egg

This Temple in New Delhi looks like a lotus flower

Olympic Pavilion in Barcelona looks like a goldfish

South African Chapel looks like a Stingray

National Museum of Abu Dhabi looks like dragonfly wings