The Beijing National Stadium, popularly known as the Bird's Nest. The stadium has a seating capacity 80,000. With 110,000 tons of steel, the stadium is the largest steel structure in the world.
Lamps were designed to have similar concept as the nest
17 months after the 2008 Beijing Olympics, the nest is gathering dust.
The culprit... just one of the many scattered within the city.
The Cube, aquatics venue
Sculptures abound at the rest area
Nearby is this unique building
The bird's nest changes color as the sun sets
Nearby city blocks glow as well...