10. Diamond and Flower Ferris Wheel
- 369 feet tall.
- Completed in 2001 in Tokyo.
- Named for the patterns in its nighttime lighting.
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My 9th annual edition.
It was a very interesting winter across a good part of the nation from the Rockies through the Plains to the Northeast. Let's break down the most significant winter storms on a month by month basis.
Melting permafrost has the potential to release an additional 1.5 trillion tons of carbon into the atmosphere, and could increase our global average temperature by 1.5°F in addition to our day-to-day human emissions. However, this effect is not included in the IPCC report issued Friday morning, which means the estimates of how Earth's climate will change are likely on the conservative side.