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Meet London's Wacky ArcelorMittal Orbit

By Giovanna Dunmall - 2014-04-11T15:54:16Z

Photograph courtesy of London ArcelorMittal Orbit via Conde Nast Traveler

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The Orbit was sponsored by Indian steel magnate Lakshmi N. Mittal and so it contains a lot of steel: 2,000 tonnes of it to be precise (an impressive 60% of which is recycled). Looking up and down through the tangled loops of steel painted with 19,000 litres of bright red paint is the best—and most dizzying—part of the experience.

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