Darren Taylor, from Trondheim, Norway, also known as Professor Splash broke the world’s shallow diving record by diving from a height of 35 ft. into a little inflatable pool containing just 12 inches of water. The water is near freezing to help break his fall. Mr. Taylor has been high diving for 25 years.
A resident of Malawi William Kamkwamba built five wind turbines from scrap materials power. The idea to build a wind turbines came to William in 2002 when he was expelled from school for non-payment. A 14-year-old decided to educate himself and began visiting the local library, where he saw the image of a windmill on the cover of the 8th grade American textbook called Using Energy.