There are luxury yachts, cruise ships, and then the U-Boat Worx C-Explorer 3 personal submarine. In addition to having a 300-meter depth rating, it features luxury leather seating, a large entrance hatch, climate control, a MANTA control system that allows passengers to operate the submersible from their own seat, auto-pilot sonar and an optional underwater navigation system. Continue reading for a dive video and more information.
For millionaires tired of island getaways and / or bustling cities, you'll soon have the option of visiting the edge of space, thanks to World View Enterprises. With trips starting at $75,000, the Arizona-based company will take paying customers in a pressurized capsule to a height of 19-miles. A test flight validated the full flight profile of the spaceflight system, lifting a model of the eventual system scaled down to ten per cent to 120,000 feet and back down to 50,000 feet, breaking a world record. Continue reading for another video and more information.
On the outside, Tansu's Alyssa Superyacht looks like a normal ship, but step inside? You'll probably want to spend a month cruising the Mediterranean Sea. Inspired by beach houses, it features white walls, oak flooring, two identical twin rooms and a VIP suite - there is additional space for the crew. It zips through the water at a maximum speed of 21 knots and a cruising speed of 18 knots, powered by twin Caterpillar C32 1,900-hp engines. It uses electric stabilizers instead of hydraulic systems to keep things whisper quiet. Continue reading for more pictures.
While there are plenty of off-road electric bikes on the market now, the XTERRAIN500 adds the unique ability of swapping in a 10-inch-wide tire up front. This strange setup supposedly provides the front end with lots of float to prevent it from getting bogged down on soft surfaces, such as sand. Its 500-watt/48-volt electric rear hub motor is powered by a Samsung 48V 9-Ah battery, enabling it to achieve a top speed of 20 mph (32 km/h), with a 25 mile range on a single charge. Expect to shell out $1,600 once it hits stores. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for the five most popular viral videos of today, including 10 amazing liquid science tricks that will boggle your mind.
The Sukhoi T-50, designed for the PAK FA program, is a stealthy, single-seat, twin-engine jet fighter, and is the first operational aircraft in Russian service to use stealth technology. This fighter specializes in air superiority and attack roles, thanks to its supercruise, stealth, super-maneuverability, and advanced avionics. Continue reading for more cool facts.
Before the advent of electronic communication, business cards - simple black text on white stock - might have included telex details. Now, many professionals are opting for "out of the box" designs, such as the lock pick cards you see above. They might cost quite a bit more than traditional paper cards, but people tend to hold onto them longer, and may even post them online for everyone to see. Continue reading for more.
Many already know that LSD is a psychedelic drug known for its psychological effects, which can include: altered thinking processes, closed- and open-eye visuals, synesthesia, an altered sense of time, and spiritual experiences. A person who goes by "whatafinethrowaway," inspired by the US government conducted "Nine Drawings" series from the 1950's, asked her artist friend to take 200ug of LSD and draw self-portraits over 9-plus hours. Continue reading to see some of the bizarre drawings that ensued
Gerber's Artifact pocket-sized companion, offering plenty of functionality in a minimalist package, all for $8.65. Featuring a Phillips screwdriver, two flat-head screwdrivers, a bottle opener, pry bar, wire stripper, a knife that uses standard #11 blades, and a lanyard. Product page. Continue reading for another video review and more information.
Why bother with a giant RV for road trips, when you could just get a Bett Mobile for your Volkswagen Transporter. This nifty accessory transforms the van into a full-fledged camper, which includes an upper slide-out bedroom that fits inside the tailgate, a wash area module w/sink + 20L fresh water tank, a 10L waste water tank, 50L compressor fridge, and a storage compartment for a camping toilet. The cooking module sports a canister stove and storage space for all your cooking tools. An optional outdoor kitchen is also available. A total camper package will set you back anywhere from $13,144 to $16,865. Click here to view the first image in this week's funny internet trolls gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of a Tesla P85D owner who managed to go 452.8-miles on a single charge.
Sure, we may not all live in mansions and have custom-built home theater systems, but Hi-Can aims to change that. While not exactly custom, this futuristic bed has an integrated display that pops up at the push of a button, a surround sound system, blinds in case you want to snooze during the day, 4K HD projector and a slot for a video game console of your choosing. Continue reading for more pictures.