This is an absolutely damn impressive piece of engineering (1:59 for the good part). It is difficult to believe that FLIP, or Floating Instrument Platform, owned by the US Navy, was designed after a baseball bat. First launched 50 years ago, the bizarre research vessel can go from a horizontal to vertical position while staying
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This amazing footage of TaiStar42 accomplishing a mind-blowing feat of balance, dexterity and shear impractical engineering…Watch how he balances 3,118 coins on a single dime. Not to be too nit-picky but he balances 3,117 coins on the dime. There are 3,118 coins in the tower, including the dime.
The girl in the video, Amanda Boxtel, was in a horrific skiing accident 18 years ago that partially severed her spinal cord, leaving her paralysed from the waist down and confined to a wheelchair for mobility. However, Amanda does have hopes for walking again after trying out an exoskeleton called eLEGS. eLEGS is being readied