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The Land of Giants – Humanoid Power Pylons

Choi+Shine Architects designed these beautiful, yet functional humanoid power pylons for Iceland’s electrical transmission system:

You can see more here:

http://www.choishine.com/port_projects/landsnet/landsnet.html

This reminded me of a quote from one of my favourite movies, The Castle‘s Darryl Kerrigan: “Dad, he reckons powerlines are a reminder of man’s ability to generate electricity.”

(Hat tip: teh_aimee)