The popular American TV show called the ‘Biggest Loser’ has had many popular spin off's in different countries. Ukraine is no exception and over the past 3 years contestants have dropped considerable weight. The third season has just ended with the winner losing nearly half of their original body weight, a massive 63 Kg (139 lbs).
For the thrill seekers and adventurers among us, the French Alps has a new attraction. Tourists will be able to "hang over the abyss" in a transparent cube with a glass floor. It is secured at an altitude of 1000 meters. Aptly named, "Step into the void" it is located at the top of the alpine peak called Aiguille du Midi.