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In 2017, was the Plasco Building destroyed in a controlled demolition?

The "truthers" own report claims that collapse due to fire was "improbable" because according to their estimation it would have required simultaneous heating of all support columns....
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Did unit confusion lead to a house with enormous doors and windows in Ypres, Belgium?

I asked the people from the In Flanders Fields Museum, which is located right in Ypres. If anyone knows about the background of the story, it should be them. And sure enough, the nice person who ...
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Was Hoysaleswara Temple built with lathes?

Were these pillars built using lathe? Yes, or more precisely given the lack of primary documentation, there is no reason to presume otherwise and is not considered controversial see here and here ...
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Are there any underground cities in the United States?

For a generalized listing: Underground city Beijing's Underground City was built as a bomb shelter. The Shanghai Tunnels connect the basements of many hotels and bars in Portland. Several cities, ...
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Are the 3 World Trade Center towers the only steel-framed high-rises to collapse due to fire?

No The Plasco Building in Tehran On January 19. 2017, this 17-storey steel-framed building abruptly collapsed after burning for several hours, officially killing 20 firemen. https://www.youtube.com/...
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Will the Sheikh Jaber Al-Ahmed Al-Sabah be the 'longest bridge' in the world?

It depends on exactly what the claim is, but it's certainly not the "longest bridge in the world". Wikipedia's list of longest bridges, lists Danyang–Kunshan Grand Bridge as the Guinness Records ...
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Was Hoysaleswara Temple built with lathes?

Hoysaleswara temple was built in Halebidu (currently in the modern state of Karnataka, India) during the rule of King Vishnuvardhana Hoysaleswara of the Hoysala Empire in the 12th century and is one ...
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Has the legendary city of Dwarka been found under water?

Dwarka is the headquarters of the Okhamandal taluka in Jamnagar District and is situated in the extreme west coast of the Saurashtra peninsula on the Arabian Sea. Similar discoveries of stone anchors ...
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