On a site approximately the size of 37 football fields, a five million-square-foot, 54-story tower is being erected in Beijing. The Central Chinese Television building, known as CCTV is an...

On a site approximately the size of 37 football fields, a five million-square-foot, 54-story tower is being erected in Beijing. The Central Chinese Television building, known as CCTV is an ambitious design that is being toted as a “people-friendly reinvention of the skyscraper.”

Despite is unorthodox design; it will be relatively low compared to its surrounding neighbors, supposedly conveying and an accessibility that adds to its “people friendly” image.  But like they say, it’s what on the inside that counts.

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