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The Shard is seen lit up during a laser light show from Tower Millennium Pier on July 5, 2012 in London, England. The European Union's highest building designed by Italian architect Renzo Piano, stands at 310 meters tall situated on London's Southbank. (Photo by Bethany Clarke/Getty Images)
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The Shard is seen lit up during a laser light show from Tower Millennium Pier on July 5, 2012 in London, England. The European Union's highest building designed by Italian architect Renzo Piano, stands at 310 meters tall situated on London's Southbank. (Photo by Bethany Clarke/Getty Images)
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The Shard is seen lit up during a laser light show from Tower Millennium Pier on July 5, 2012 in London, England. The European Union's highest building designed by Italian architect Renzo Piano, stands at 310 meters tall situated on London's Southbank. (Photo by Bethany Clarke/Getty Images)
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The Shard is seen lit up during a laser light show from Tower Millennium Pier on July 5, 2012 in London, England. The European Union's highest building designed by Italian architect Renzo Piano, stands at 310 meters tall situated on London's Southbank. (Photo by Bethany Clarke/Getty Images)
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The Shard is seen lit up during a laser light show from Tower Millennium Pier on July 5, 2012 in London, England. The European Union's highest building designed by Italian architect Renzo Piano, stands at 310 meters tall situated on London's Southbank. (Photo by Bethany Clarke/Getty Images)
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The Shard is seen lit up during a laser light show from Tower Millennium Pier on July 5, 2012 in London, England. The European Union's highest building designed by Italian architect Renzo Piano, stands at 310 meters tall situated on London's Southbank. (Photo by Bethany Clarke/Getty Images)
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The Shard rises above The London Eye Ferris wheel seen from Hyde Park on July 5, 2012 in London, England. The European Union's highest building was formally inaugurated with a laser show which was also streamed live on the internet. (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)
Fri 06 Jul 2012 12:10 PM