It’s called Takabisha, which translates into “dominant.” It’s at FUJI-Q HIGH LAND theme park (Japanese titles need to be capitalized/yelled, they’re just more exciting that way). Click here for the theme park’s homepage and watch the first auto-playing clip, (green seats, goes backwards, flips etc), it looks wicked too! With this being the steepest coaster, […]Read more "From Japan: The World’s Steepest Roller Coaster"
The tower will be built in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, at an estimated cost of $30 billion US. Click here for a chart comparing it to the world’s other tallest buildings (Excludes the CN Tower and others, f’in semantics). Click the photo for more info. (Via: DVice via Gizmodo)Read more "Kingdom Tower, The World’s Tallest Building"
I can do six of the moves in this clip, and they all happen between 0:17-0:22. Located in Los Angeles, the Super Mario themed course offers a safer place to practice freerunning and parkour instead of outdoors. Song: Ellie Goulding – Lights (Bassnectar Remix). Related Post, Related Post Two. (Via: Kotaku)Read more "The Tempest Freerunning and Parkour Academy, LA, California"
Amazing, surreal, enthralling, ridiculous, breathtaking. Don’t miss this 3D projection mapping. The tower is in Prague, Czech Republic. This virtual masterpiece was created by Video Mapping specialists The Macula. (Via kotaku)Read more "The 600th Annivesary of Prague’s Astronomical Clock"
And I would personally love to take a spin on all of them. Click the photo, then read the ‘Why?’ under each one. If you’ve ever invested a good amount of time into a Gran Turismo/Forza game or Need For Speed: Shift, chances are you’ve ‘driven’ a few. Track in Photo: Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps, Belgium. […]Read more "The World’s Craziest Race Track Turns"
Anyone up for a vacation? The Marina Bay Sands in Singapore is the most expensive hotel development in the world to date (£4 billion) and features a ridiculous infinity pool. It is also the largest pool in the world that high up (650ft) and three times the length of an Olympic swimming pool. Do not […]Read more "Infinity Pool 55 Storeys Above Ground"
Naturally, these are the top 10 places in the world I would now like to go. How crazy is #2 (Mount Weather)? Click the image below for the list. |Via|Read more "The Top 10 Places You Can’t Go in the World"
Take a look at these photos from The 26th Harbin International Ice and Snow Festival in China. All of the sculptures are made from ice and snow. Unbelievable work! Click the image. More: Telegraph.co.uk Wikipedia Photo: APRead more "The 26th Harbin International Ice and Snow Festival"