Science-fiction transportation moved a step closer this week with Aero-X announcing their hoverbike will begin selling in 2017. Doing the impossible is never cheap, $85,000 not cheap in this case. Those who have to have a hoverbike can plonk down a $5,000 pre-order now and jump the future queue.
The Aero-X uses two ducted fans to allow the pilot to fly at up to 72 kph mere meters off the ground. Carrying the pilot and a passenger the Aero-X will traverse any landscape you point it at.
Presented for your viewing pleasure is the Aero-X in action during testing. It is real and continues to improve every day but how popular it will be no-one can say. Sit back, relax and remember to buckle up in the back, we’re all new to this.
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Learning about the Sun and our relationship to it is of great importance to NASA, and all of us. The fact that from time to time incredible videos result from the science, that’s just a bonus.
Two of the most spectacular videos to come from all of this staring at the Sun capture the Sun at its explosive and fiery best. The Graceful Eruption and the Magnificent Eruption videos both capture massive CME events occurring on the surface of the sun, both of them spectacular.
Presented for your viewing pleasure are two of the best examples of CME action captured by the SDO satellite. Capturing the Sun as it sheds immense amounts of energy and matter. Sit back, relax and let the solar storm begin.
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Applying a light remix to the endless chatter that is a auctioneer’s call has resulted in one of the catchiest little tunes to come from an unexpected place. And a surprise video that is the exception to the rule that white guys can’t rap, especially when wearing a hat.
Presented for your viewing pleasure is the hilarious white guy rap extraordinaire Rhett Parks. It is truly amazing what you can achieve with a catchy back beat. Sit back, relax and let the white guy ghetto speak to you.
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