These rides take you gyrating through crazy loops, and then they soar to mind-boggling heights, making your heart gallop at bullet speeds, and just when they hit their lofty summits, they drop down into what feels like the deepest pits. Go through this list that points out some of the scariest rides from across the world that are guaranteed to make you feel nauseous.Verrückt at Schlitterbahn (Kansas City)1. VERRÜCKT AT SCHLITTERBAHN (KANSAS CITY)
Verruckt is German for ‘insane’ and the ride that was opened in the summer of 2014 absolutely justifies its name. This ride that boasts of the title of being the world’s tallest water slides (it’s taller than Niagara Falls), [...]
I don’t claim to be an authority figure in the fine arts department. Nor do I have the money to purchase one of these highly sought-after collectables I do however, have an opinion. My opinion is that these pieces of art are overpriced. See if you agree with me as we go through these 8 examples.1) PAUL GUIGAN, “WHEN WILL YOU MARRY?”
This is a nice painting. Strong colors, bold lines, I like it. However, I don’t like it enough to buy it for $300,000,000 which is what it sold for in February of this year.2) VINCENT VAN GOGH “PORTRAIT OF DR. GAUCHET”
Vinny did nice work even if he was a little [...]
Think you’re overburdened by the ordeals of life? Here are some words of wisdom that will change your life and make you a much happier person.
1. You don’t always need a plan. It is perfectly fine to live one day at a time, as long as you’re ‘living’.
2. Always prioritize. It makes life so much simpler. Maybe, the things you’re worrying so much about right now don’t even fall any close to the things that actually matter.
3. Every day you [...]
The future is here. Yves Rossy, nicknamed “Jetman” is one of the few in the world to be able to fly with a jetpack (a portable jet pack enabling the user to take off, to propel and land autonomously) and he has to again proved Monday by unveiling new images .
The 11-minute video and high definition shows the performance of Yves Rossy and Vince Reffet (his young protege), flying at Dubai in a ballet which seems perfectly orchestrated. After a workout in the desert, the two men we see flying embark above the most populous city of the United Arab Emirates, among the skyscrapers.
The images were shot by GoPro cameras attached directly to the two men who fly to [...]
With the changes in technology, there would not be a need for the classic newspaper to reduce on printing costs. It will be expected that Newspaper Delivery careers will not be needed id 10 years time.2. LIBRARIANS
With the industry of information slowly becoming paperless over the years, it is expected that there will be no more printed books, as printed books are harder to maintain. Hence the libraries may be obsolete soon. And this will also mean an end to the career of the librarians.3. DATA ENCODERS
Technology is really advancing nowadays, especially with computers. With businesses going on autopilot, it is [...]
Precise, devastating, silent and awesome. Railguns are quite famous in futuristic-fictional animated works. Little do people know that it is now in use by the US Navy. It can fire a projectile that reaches speeds of Mach 7, seven times the speed of sound, without any propellant or explosive.2. MECHANIZED EXOSKELETONS AND MOBILE SUITS
Ironman, Gundams and the Space Marines are all famous for their futuristic mechanized suits. Although lacking the ability to fly, various real world exoskeleton prototypes are already deployed and sold. DARPA recently released a prototype designed [...]