https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sRlHJqS5Bmw Thousands of tradespeople commute from Perth by plane, working 12-hour shifts on 24-hour-a-day mining operations. Even the newest qualified earn well over $100,000 a year, but the money has... read more →
1901- the Pacific Electric Railway is incorporated in California.
1909- Construction of US Navy base at Pearl Harbor begins.
https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=N6f_sayw0mM Watch a timelapse video of a 57-story skyscraper being built in China in 19 days. The skyscraper is part of the "Mini Sky City" project in Changsha.
1965 - Construction begins on the Hawaii State Capitol building.