Most religions have cemented their place in the world with large buildings in which believers can congregate. Scientology does the same thing, except that it buys up the most bonkers, gaudy, in-plain-sight property it can find.
Feast your eyes on the world's largest spiral escalator. This Shanghai shopping centre has opened two iterations of Japanese firm Mitsubishi Electric's swanky people shifter, each of which reaches seven storeys up into the building. Read more >