This looks like a normal kayak at first, but the jet-propelled Mokai ES-Kape is anything but a simple water cruiser. In addition to a modular design - breaks into 3 pieces - which allows easy transportation, it's powered by a removable 4-stroke Subaru engine good for speeds up to 17 miles per hour on water. "The MOKAI watercraft idea was born from the need to provide a product that allowed fishermen, hunters and explorers a craft that granted access to those hard to reach upstream or shallow area locations. It had to be lightweight, durable, easy to transport, environmentally friendly and fuel-efficient," said the company. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for the five most popular viral videos today, including one of an old tractor repurposed into a motorcycle.
There are airsoft guns, and then the M134 Vulcan, which is powered by either a Co2 or a high-pressure air system. This gadget is definitely not for the faint of heart, starting with its solid CNC metal construction. Other features include: functional rotating barrels and a 2000-round BB capacity. Continue reading for another video and more information.
Honda's futuristic-looking Neowing offers the cornering feel and sporty ride of a large-sized motorcycle, while also having excellent stability during low speed maneuvers on rugged terrain. The vehicle's two wheels up front utilize a specially-designed linkage mechanism that allows riders to lean into corners like a regular motorcycle. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
Chen Yan Xi is a seemingly normal 27-year old glass factory worker, but for the longest time, his real passion has been supercars. Unfortunately, most, if not all, are priced out of his range. So rather than just dream about one, he went out to build an electric-powered creation from scratch. Everything you see here was built inside a small workshop in Haikou, located in southern China's Hainan Province. Once the sketches were finalized, the rest is history. The frame is made from galvanized piping, and the exterior from fiberglass. When all was said and done, it cost just $5,000. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
Lexar's 64GB High-Performance MicroSDXC 633x Card with USB 3.0 Reader Flash Memory Card Reader is great for anyone looking to add Class 10 speed storage, and you can pick one up for $31.99, today only, originally priced at $94.99. The cards are speed rated at Class 10, and leverage UHS-I technology to deliver a transfer speed up to 633x (95MB/s). These premium memory solutions give you the speed and capacity you need to capture, transfer, and share more adventures on the go. Product page. Continue reading for another hands-on video review and test.
Why bother with a fish aquarium, when you could get the Darwin Jellyfish Tank? This transparent creation boasts a custom StreamMaker pump that aspirates the water without harming the jelly fish, and its curved glass dome acts like a magnifying glass to help you better see your aquatic pets. Built-in LEDs ensure an illuminated light show on the wall when lights go off. "To move from prototype to finished product we will produce this piece Acrylic totally transparent. This step involves the realization of 3D plans and the creation of an aluminum mold," according to its creators. Click here to view the first image in this week's WINS gallery. Continue reading for a viral video on how filmmakers use color to manipulate our emotions.
Forget paying thousands for expensive astrography cameras, and say hello to TinyMOS's Tiny1 Astronomy Camera, which pairs an exceptional low-light sensor with advanced image processing to create striking images of space. That's right, you'll easily be able to capture stars, whole constellations, and even entire planets far quicker than with a traditional DSLR. Users can also take time-lapse videos in 2.5K resolution, complete with up-to-date star charts in live preview mode. Continue reading for two more videos and additional information.
B is no ordinary R/C vehicle, it has the ability to fly through the air, thanks to a built-in propeller system. It's virtually unstoppable, and capable of transitioning between ground and air allowing the development of tricks otherwise impossible to achieve. When fully charged, you'll get about 15-minutes of action on just a single charge. There's also an on-board 1280x720px HD camera to record all the action, complete with vertical take-off and landing abilities. Continue reading for two more videos and additional information.
An alleged piece of F-117 Nighthawk stealth skin has just sold for a whopping $210. The 1999 F-117A shootdown was an incident that took place on March 27, 1999, during the NATO bombing of Yugoslavia, (Operation Allied Force, Operation Noble Anvil), when an Army of Yugoslavia unit used a S-125 Neva/Pechora to down a Nighthawk stealth aircraft of the United States Air Force. The pilot ejected and was rescued by search and rescue forces. Continue reading for more pictures and information, along with the eBay listing page.
Here's another look at the Volkswagen Aqua by design student Yuhan Zhang from China. The primary motor unit is powered by a hydrogen fuel cell, and used to drive the main fan which then inflates the rubber skirt around the vehicle. When this happens, Aqua is raised just above the ground to provide lift, and its rear fans are powered by individual electric motors to provide forward thrust as well as directional control. Continue reading for more pictures and information.