Artist Chin H Shin Paints a Gorgeous Winter in New York
The US-based South Korean artist Chin H Shin looks at this harsh metropolitan winter from a new and romantic angle. He uses oil paintings to vividly express the textures of rain and snow while incorporating warm tones, such as orange and red, that give his exquisite rain-portraits a cozy feel.
The Fighting Elite: 10 Modern and Dangerous Tanks!
AMX-56 Leclerc Made in: France Main armament: 120mm L52 smooth bore autoloader Top speed: 72km/h (45mp/h) Cost: $12.9 million The Leclerc sports a crew of 3, without the need for a loader, as well as modular composite armor.
Speed Demons: Here are the 8 Fastest Animals in the World
Peregrine falcon: 242 mph (389.4 km/h) The peregrine falcon ( Falco peregrines ) is the fastest animal on the planet. These birds aren’t just fast; they have been clocked at speeds as high as 242 mph (389.4 km/h).
These Are the 10 of the Fastest Trains On the Planet...
(Top speed – 300Km/h) [related_articles] 7. Alstom Euroduplex This train’s career began in 2011 and was the only one of its series to be upgraded to a duplex train capable of running at 320Km/h (198mph) while carrying 1,020 passengers.
Scientists Discover the FIRST Animal That Doesn’t Breathe
A Baffling Little Creature H. salminicola is quite a common parasite that infects the muscle tissue of salmon, reproducing in the muscle tissues of the fish with unbelievably high speed and causing tapioca disease (also known as milky flesh) in fish.
These Remarkable Cars Broke the Land Speed Record!
Green will use airbrakes to slow the vehicle at 800 mph (1300 km/h) before deploying disc brakes below 250 mph (400 km/h). He will not have an ejector seat because ejecting at 1000 mph will subject him to an immediate wind force of over 10 tons, which would not be survivable.
The Incredible Cars That Broke the Land Speed Record
Have You Seen the New Flying Car?
The AeroMobil can reach 160 km/h (100 mp/h) on land and 200 km/h (124 mp/h) in the air. It needs 250 meters (820 feet) to take off and 50 meters (164 feet) to land.
11 Luxurious Helicopters Only the Wealthy Can Afford
The Koala reaches a top speed of 166 mph (267 km/h) and a range of 618 miles (995 km). The Cost: The price ranges anywhere between $1.8 million to about $3 million. 2) Eurocopter Hermès EC 135 The interior designing adds an additional $1.8m to the total price.
The Pronking Dance of the Antelopes - Lovely!
It can reach speeds of 100 km/h (60 m/h) and leap 4 meters (12 feet) into the air, or jump horizontally for over 15 meters (50 feet)! The sprinbok like to find a place of rain, and after it passes, they celebrate the fresh grass with... pronking, a very beautiful, very strange dance!
This Artist Transforms Discarded Trash into Provocative Art
In his series called Art is Tra$h (or El arte es Basura ), Francisco examines out relationship with out garbage, and how sometimes the most ugly thing we see on our streets can also be a form of art.
Funny: Do You Know the Alphabet of Marital Compliments?
He looked at her carefully, then said, "You are A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J, K. " " What does that mean? " she asked suspiciously. He said, " A dorable, B eautiful, C ute, D elightful, E legant, F oxy, G orgeous and H ot!" She beamed at him happily and said: "Oh, that's so lovely!
Beautiful Seashells From Around the World
These include: Turritella acropora (By H. Zell, Wikimedia Commons ) This is another gastropod mollusk (the shell that was formerly the shell of a snail or slug). It is found primarily on shores along the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean sea. Turritella attenuata (By H.
Joke: An Unexpected Customer
A little old lady with blue hair entered a se* shop and asked in a quivering voice, “Yy-youuuung man, dd-do y-you, sell-l d-didildoes h-hhhere?” The salesman, somewhat taken aback by the little old lady’s appearance in his shop answered, “Uh, yes ma’am, we do.”
Soar in the Sky With The AMAZING Electrified Wingsuit
It took him three years of planning and development to build the suit capable of flying at speeds of over 300 km/h (186 mph). Salzmann completed his maiden flight in the Electrified Wingsuit above the Austrian Alps, an act which earned him a name in the Guinness World Records!
These Are the Most Incredible Trains Ever Built
This test model of Shinkansen (Japanese bullet train) can reach 224 mph (360 km/h), hence its name. If you’re wondering what the cat ears are, they are airbrakes that can be deployed in the event of an emergency.
13 Unusual Vintage Vehicles You’ve Probably Never Seen
It could run at a speed of 30 mph (48 km/h) and is known as the smallest motorcycle ever used by the British Armed Forces. Image source - Wikimedia Commons 2. A man riding a Railway Motor Tricycle in 1905. Image source - Wikimedia Commons Related Article: Go Back In Time With These Vintage U.S.
A Simple Desk Can Be Used for Many Healthy Exercises...
H/T: 9gag.com Keep Fit at Your Desk with These Stretches advice, health, exercise, infographics 17 healthy stretches you can do while at your desk.
Lanzarote: A Hidden Treasure in the Lovely Canary Islands!
The Caldera de Masián near the village of Femés (By H. Zell, Wikimedia Commons ) 9. Erosion of tephra layers between the villages of Teseguite and Guatiza (By H. Zell, Wikimedia Commons ) 10. Salinas de Janubio, the salt flats of Lanzarote (By Patrice78500, Wikimedia Commons ) 11.
Use These Fascinating Facts to Feed Your Brain!
[related_articles] H/T: cavemancircus.com Interesting Facts that'll Get You Thinking animals, informative, facts, information, important information Get ready for a delicious dose of fascinating facts and tantalizing tidbits of information.
Battle of the Supercars!
This allows the F12berlinetta to accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) in 3.1 seconds, 0 to 200 km/h (120 mph) in 8.5 seconds to a top speed of over 340 km/h (210 mph). The Ashton Martin Vanquish features an all new interior based on the one found in the exclusive Aston Martin One-77.
17 Interesting Animal Facts that Come With a Twist!
[related_articles] H/T: thechive.com Odd Animal Facts That Will Surprise You animals, cute, funny, interesting, facts The animal world can be very strange at times...
Unforgettable Moments - Terrific!
Submitted by: Josh H. Unforgettable Moments - Terrific! photos, fun, unforgettable, memories Some scenes in life leave deep memories that we carry forever...
Everything You Think About Hybrid Cars is About to Change...
With both motors, the P1 will have a total power and torque output of 903 PS (890 bhp) and will reach a limited top speed of 217 mph (349 km/h). The whole car, along with its 324-cell lithium-ion high density battery pack, only weights 1,490 kg (3,280 lb).