The Salina Turda salt mines in Turda, Transylvania, Romania, have been transformed into the world’s first salt mining history museum. The mines were excavated in the 17th century to provide Romania with the essential resource. Fast forward to today, and they are a popular tourist attraction, with a regulated temperature of 11-12 degrees Celsius and […]
Amazon is developing a drone-based delivery service called Prime Air. Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos would like the drones to be a reality in 4-5 years. “The hard part here is putting in all the redundancy,” Bezos said. “All the reliability to say this can’t land on somebody’s head.” Plus you’ll have to get […]
On October 14th, 2012, Austrian skydiver/daredevil Felix Baumgartner skydived an estimated 39 km (24 mi) back to earth. Needless to say, it was a world record. Red Bull commemorated the one year anniversary with this full first-person point of view video of the jump.