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The Biggest Infrastructure Projects Built Around The World (16 pics)

Posted in Random » Wow 8 Nov 2016   / 3129 views

All these projects cost billions of dollars but demonstrate how investing big money into something useful can reshape our world and make it a nicer and better place to live in.

 

The Biggest Infrastructure Projects Built Around The World

Inside Kickass LinkedIn's Office In New York (28 pics)

Posted in Random » Wow 7 Nov 2016   / 2694 views

LinkedIn has more than 450 million members in over 200 countries around the world. It is employment-oriented social networking service mainly used for professional networking. The company has a market capitalization of $23 billion and has 9,200 people that work there. LinkedIn set up hundreds of their offices worldwide, but we’ll have a look at what it is like to work at their Manhattan office situated in the Empire State Building.

 

Inside Kickass LinkedIn

Man Takes Photos With A Potato, Literally… (6 pics)

Posted in Random » Wow 3 Nov 2016   / 2677 views

Colin Lowe is an amateur photographer from Albany who decided to do a little experiment with a potato. He actually turned it into a functional camera and went around Albany taking pictures. People thought it as some joke but here are the photos proving that his “invention” works.

 

Man Takes Photos With A Potato, Literally…

Here Is What It's Like To Travel First Class On The World’s Best Airline (13 pics)

Posted in Random » Wow 31 Oct 2016   / 3304 views

Emirates airline was recently named the best in the world by Skytrax, a consultancy which runs an airline and airport review and ranking site. Emirates has established itself as a leader in luxury air travel long ago. Their tickets aren’t cheap, of course, but the range of services they provide is like no other.

 

Here Is What It

Can You Spot The Skier Going Down A Near-Vertical 4,000 Meter Peak? (5 pics)

Posted in Random » Wow 24 Oct 2016   / 3554 views

Swiss extreme skier Jeremie Heitz, 27, is seen here plummeting down the near-vertical 4,000 m (13,000 ft) drop at terrifying speeds in the Pennine Alps. Jeremie took on the challenge while filming an eye-popping video for Red Bull.

 

Can You Spot The Skier Going Down A Near-Vertical 4,000 Meter Peak?

Drug Barons Really Liked Their Guns All Shiny (15 pics)

Posted in Random » Wow 22 Oct 2016   / 3486 views

There is a collection of seized guns and items covered in gold that once belonged to Mexican drug lords.

It seems that they like to cover a lot of their objects in gold which they consider an important sign of luxury and wealth.

 

Drug Barons Really Liked Their Guns All Shiny

The Last Of South Korea’s Fearless “Sea Women” (11 pics)

Posted in Random » Wow 15 Oct 2016   / 7411 views

New York-based photographer Mijoo Kim documented South Korea’s “Sea Women” in a photo series she called ‘The Mother of the Sea.’ These women are called Haenyo and you’ll see that they are not your average grandmas…

 

The Last Of South Korea’s Fearless “Sea Women”

Photographer Risks Getting Burned To Make A Perfect Shot (2 pics)

Posted in Random » Wow 14 Oct 2016   / 1726 views

Adventure photographer Mike Mezeul II from US took a stunning shot on the Big Island of Hawaii that captures the Moon, the Milky Way, a meteor, and a stream of lava all in one image. He only had a few seconds to do it because the risk of him getting burned was very high.

 

Photographer Risks Getting Burned To Make A Perfect Shot

Nokia Phone Saved A Man’s Life (2 pics)

Posted in Random » Wow 12 Oct 2016   / 3561 views

Rare Surrealist Cookbook Of Salvador Dali Is Being Republished (10 pics)

Posted in Random » Wow 10 Oct 2016   / 2262 views

Dali’s cookbook called “Les Diners de Gala” was published once in 1973. It has 136 recipes over 12 chapters where the 10th of which is dedicated to aphrodisiacs, and has really odd illustrations and collages created especially for the publication. However, only around 400 copies of this cookbook known to survive, most of which sell for hundreds of dollars. Fortunately, this rare book will be available for the first time in 43 years as a new reprint.

 

Rare Surrealist Cookbook Of Salvador Dali Is Being Republished

China’s Huge Infrastructure Projects Are There To Impress (33 pics)

Posted in Random » Wow 22 Sep 2016   / 4097 views

China plans to relocate 250 million people to country’s megacities. To do this, they need solid infrastructure. So, they invested billions in huge infrastructure projects. Some of them have been already completed, others are underway. Here are some of the giant and expensive Chinese building projects.

 

China’s Huge Infrastructure Projects Are There To Impress

Stunning Photos Taken From An Airplane Cockpit (12 pics)

Posted in Random » Wow 22 Sep 2016   / 2083 views

These amazing photos that were taken from an airplane cockpit show us what pilots see from above. And the view is simply breathtaking. A pilot from the Netherlands Christiaan van Heijst and his friend Daan Krans run a website called Amazing Aviation where they post flight-deck images. The images below were captured above Toronto, India and China.

 

Stunning Photos Taken From An Airplane Cockpit

Google Has The Most Badass Offices! (23 pics)

Posted in Random » Wow 21 Sep 2016   / 3630 views

Check out these pics of Google offices from around the world if you don’t believe me.

 

Google Has The Most Badass Offices!

The Most Beautiful Examples Of Plastic Banknotes In The World (15 pics)

Posted in Random » Wow 19 Sep 2016   / 3676 views

Plastic or polymer banknotes were first developed by the Reserve Bank of Australia in 1988. Advantages of such banknotes are quite obvious: they last significantly longer than paper notes, have lesser environmental impact, a reduced cost of production and replacement and incorporate many security features not available to paper banknotes, including the use of metameric inks. The United Kingdom, Chile, Nicaragua, Republic of Maldives and some other countries have introduced plastic banknotes into circulation too. Here are the best looking plastic banknotes out there.

 

The Most Beautiful Examples Of Plastic Banknotes In The World

This Not-So-Typical Japanese Schoolgirl Will Blow You Away (7 pics)

Posted in Random » Wow 16 Sep 2016   / 10154 views

Look at this photo. Does this girl seem real to you? Look closely.
 

This Not-So-Typical Japanese Schoolgirl Will Blow You Away

Stunning Photos That Show How Incredibly Crowded China Is (23 pics)

Posted in Random » Wow 16 Sep 2016   / 4624 views

China has the population of over 1.381 billion which is constantly growing. Plus, as of 2015 the country has dropped their “one child policy.” Today, Chinese couples are allowed to have 2 children per household. The government hopes that it will help to balance the country’s demographics. In the meantime, their population will continue to grow even faster now. And as you will see in these pictures, China is already very crowded…
 

Stunning Photos That Show How Incredibly Crowded China Is
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