For those of you who constantly berate about things 'Made in China,' this time-lapse video below will have you biting your tongue. Workers working on a very tight deadline managed to construct this level 9 Earthquake-resistant, sound-proofed, thermal-insulated 15-story hotel in Changsha, complete with everything from the cabling to three-pane windows. Watch:

Meanwhile, in the good ol' USA, a demolition crew blew up a 275-foot tower at the old Mad River Power Plant in Springfield, Ohio to great fanfare. But there was one problem — it fell the wrong way and took out the area's electricity (sparks fly at 0.29):