The Quadrofoil is an electrically-powered watercraft running on four hydrofoils - it offers a silent, smooth 40 km/h ride, a range of 100 kilometers and looks like a viable watersport niche of the future. Km H Electric, Electric Vehicles, Cars Gadgets, Gadgets And Gizmos, Sports Water, Hydrofoil Sportscar, Electric Hydrofoil, Unique Transportation, Concept Boats
Paris, 20 November 1903: the ghostly form of an airship floats past an equally ghostly Eiffel Tower, before a very solid crowd of completely entranced spectators. It is Le Jaune, ‘The Yellow’, the first of the successful Lebaudy series of French semi-rigid airships.
Bell & Howell Filmo ? 75 The beautiful Filmo 75 is a 16mm movie camera, produced in Chicago beginning in 1928. It was intended for amateur use, but the quality of its construction makes it easy to see why Bell & Howell cameras were the tools of choice for Hollywood studios in the early days of motion pictures. Although rather heavy by today's standards, the 75 was quite compact for its time, and was marketed as a ladies' camera. Its ornate leather covering was available in Walnut Brown, Ebony Black, and Silver Birch (seen here).
i did not know they had bodies. but they have been excavating the MOai on Easter Island and blogging the result of their efforts. including finding petroglyphs that have been preserved under the soil, protected from erosion.
The Sea Jet is a 133 foot long scale model of a future warship designed by the U.S. Navy. The model boasts the water jet system, AWJ-21, developed by Rolls Royce Naval Marine corporation. The tests of an all water jet propulsion system, which will replace the conventional rudders and (screw) propeller completely, will be carried out in the Idaho lake...