Monday, March 29, 2010
Jet packs have been available before but this latest design from Martin Aircraft Company is perhaps one of the most affordable options yet for those seeking new and exciting personal travel options. Marketed as good for personal use, emergency services, and even the military, each duel-propelled pack boasts 200hp and can travel up to 30 miles in 30 minutes on a single tank of fuel. Plus the unit is light enough that no pilots license is required for use (in the UK, anyway), so on a nice day the average Joe can forget hopping in the car to go pick up a gallon of milk and strap on a jet pack instead.
The New Zealand-based company is looking to start production soon and hopes to produce up to 500 jet packs per year for sale at pound;50,000 each.
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Wednesday, March 24, 2010
I'm wondering... do you suppose this subject would make a nice documentary if I could find this guy again?
This man was considered a mad man in his city of Orizaba. The locals avoided him. He paints on this abandoned building everyday and stands by his morning's work for the afternoon. He was so happy that I didn't think he was crazy and wanted to make his image. He's a true "artist" in my book.
Tuesday, March 23, 2010
Friday, March 19, 2010
sweet journey....and... return back into Her mystic... Eternal womb."
"Varanasi Symphony" ~ Dawn on the Ganges in Varanasi, India © 2010 Skip Hunt