Finnair Is Now Weighing Passengers Before They Board

Finnair Is Now Weighing Passengers Before They Board

00 Finnish airline Finnair recently began a program to monitor weight on its flights by weighing passengers before they board the plane. The new procedure is in place to gather data about how weight affects their operations. It should be noted that the company does not force passengers to reveal their measurements to the world, though most people are game to participate. About 180 travelers volunteered so far. “So many people wanted to take part…

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The Future of Travel – Elon Musk’s Life-Changing Hyperloop Transportation Technology

The Future of Travel – Elon Musk’s Life-Changing Hyperloop Transportation Technology

00 Imagine traveling from Los Angeles to Las Vegas in only 30 minutes? How about a shopping trip from Montreal to Toronto and home again the same day? Hyperloop Technologies is one company that is bringing that vision to life here from Los Angeles. Note that Hyperloop is the name of the technology, which is open source, and there are several companies working on Hyperloop technologies and implementation including Hyperloop Technologies, featured here, not to…

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10 of Dubai’s Most Interesting Things

10 of Dubai’s Most Interesting Things

00 <div><img src=”https://mc.yandex.ru/watch/34760100″ style=”position:absolute; left:-9999px;” alt=”” /></div> 10 of Dubai’s Most Decadent Things| Interesting Engineering The city of Dubai has been in the spotlight in recent years due to the amount of development that goes unmatched in the rest of the world. Between the world’s tallest building and islands shaped like palm trees, there are some pretty good reasons to book your next trip to the desert oasis. Although, when you do go, make sure…

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Russians are getting ready to send monkeys to Mars

Russians are getting ready to send monkeys to Mars

00 Monkeys have been quite crucial in space exploration for humans. When humans wanted to go to the moon, monkeys were used to help understand the conditions humans would face on their way to the moon as well. This project, which started last year, is expected to be completed by 2017. Just like the last time, Russians are now training four monkeys in an attempt to send them to Mars by next year. The objective is…

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10 Craziest Travel Adventures in the World

10 Craziest Travel Adventures in the World

00 If you are an adrenaline junkie, take a look at what’s in store for you. We’ve listed the craziest travel adventures around the world every adventurer needs to know. 1. Diving with great white sharks in Isla Guadalupe, Mexico [Image source: sharkdiver.com] If your idea of fun is to jump in the water and swim with one of the world’s deadliest animals, then Isla Guadalupe off the coast of Baja California, Mexico is the place…

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