Climbing Shanghai Tower

Shanghai Tower stands approximately 632 metres (2,073 ft) high and has 121 stories, with a total floor area of 380,000 m2 (4,090,000 sq ft). It is expected to open to the public in 2015. Following its topping out on 3 August 2014, the Shanghai Tower is currently the tallest building in China and the second-tallest in the world, surpassed only by the Burj Khalifa in Dubai. Russian daredevils Vadim Makhorov and Vitaly Raskalov and managed to scale this building without the use of any specialized equipment. Continue reading for more.