Earlier I posted videos about Base jumping at MBS and base jumping at Tianmen Shan, now on the 60th year after the first ascent of Mount Everest, a Red Bull team of daredevil base jumpers took to the North Face of Mount Everest and attempted the world's highest BASE jump ever - 7220 meters (23,688ft) above sea level.
May 30, 2013
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Dec 3, 2012
While the Gangnam Style video has become the most watched YouTube in history with over 850 million views, the parody videos continue to be churned out by fans around the world. This time, an animation studio has joined in the action:
Oct 15, 2012
Austrian Felix Baumgartner must be the most famous man on Earth this week after his supersonic freefall from the edge of space 24 miles up. The Red Bull Stratos, a mission to the edge of space, Felix Baumgartner hit Mach 1.24, or 833.9 mph, after hopping out of a capsule that had reached an altitude of 128,100 feet above the Earth. Red Bull Stratos Replay Jump: Here is a 3D CGI simulation of the Red Bull stratos project: This video shows the intense preparation of the Red Bull stratos project:
Sep 21, 2012
After Apple revealed the launch of iPhone 5, Samsung ran a new print ad with the tagline — "It doesn't take a genius" — that takes a direct shot at the iPhone 5. The ad made comparison of a list of features and hardware specifications between the Samsung Galaxy S3 and Apple's iPhone 5. I'm not an Apple fanboy, but even I felt the ad was mostly one-sided and it came across as being petty.
Sep 7, 2012
A forward looking and inspiring speech by President Barack Obama in the Democratic National Convention 2012.
Aug 19, 2012
South Korean rapper Psy's music video, "Gangnam Style" has met with galloping success worldwide, spoofing many parody videos on Youtube, flash mobs, and sparking a "horse" dance revolution in many a night spots. Shown here is the official video "Gangnam Stlye": In this second video is a "Gangnam style" flash mob:
Jun 8, 2012
After the FIFA World Cup, the UEFA European Football Championship is the biggest football spectacle for us football fans the world over.
After 4 years of wait, the Rooneys', the Riberys', the Torress', and the Ronaldos' of the world will be in Poland or Ukraine to do battle and try to reach the pinnacle of their sport.
The Euro 2012 tournament is coming to Poland-Ukraine starting June 8 and will last until July 1. It will feature the very best players in the Western hemisphere as they represent their country and chase European golry!
My prediction for winner of Euro 2012: FRANCE