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Building a Cruise Ship

Posted: 18th June 2016 by Sus Scrofa in Oddly Enough
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4K time-lapse footage of the construction of AIDA Cruises new flagship AIDAprima as it was built at the Koyagi Plant of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries in Nagasaki, Japan. It’s mindblowing to see such an awesome and massive vessel emerge from the bare drydock. Hat Tip Link More Awesome Stuff for You to Click On: Wood Shop [...]

21 Awesome Soldiers Doing What Soldiers Do-Sometimes Life Of A Soldier Is Demanding But Sometimes It’s A Little Lessmore… Top 10 Building Demolitions Gone Horribly Wrong Demolishing Entire Buildings Is Not An Exact Science As Proven By These Horrific 10 Building Demolishing Failsmore… Driver Crashes After Trying to Cut Off Another Car Bad drivers are [...]

Extreme Sports Group Dress Up As Priests to Base Jump off Highest Building in Poland Extreme sports It?s not a sight you see every day ? priests base jumping from high buildings. But this is the view that greeted onlookers as four ? seemingly ? men of the cloth leaped from Warsaw?s Palace of Culture. [...]

Dracula?s Castle for Sale ?Dracula?s Castle?, located in Transylvania, is on the market for only $ 135 million. It was the basis for Bram Stoker?s Dracula and would be perfect for anyone wanting to live like the father of all vampires!more… China is Building the World’s Largest Sea Plane The World’s Largest Sea Planemore… The [...]

Climb This Crazy Staircase for a Gorgeous View The crazy staircase for a gorgeous viewmore… “Put Your Wipers Up,” They Said. “That Way, They Won’t Freeze to Your Car,” They Said "Put your wipers up," they said. "That way, they won’t freeze to your car," they said. And they were right!more… Spiral Architecture: 12 Swirling [...]

Awesome Mirror Art Super comfortable dress for Girlsmore… Crazy Building in Germany [video] In his photo series ?NHDK,? photographer Víctor Enrich used digital wizardry to create 88 different versions of the NH München Deutscher Kaiser hotel in Münich.more… Snow Blankets Egypt for First Time in More Than 100 Years The Middle East was hit with [...]

Many people dream about spending their golden years cruising to glamorous tourist destinations such as the Caribbean, Europe or Asia. So did Tom West, a former schoolteacher in Poland, Ind. But he didn’t want to sail on ocean liners owned by others. Not when he could make his own. And that’s what the 71-year-old self-proclaimed [...]

Central China TV Headquarters on Fire

Posted: 9th February 2009 by Simo Häyhä in Politics
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BEIJING (Reuters) – Fire consumed a building in Beijing that formed part of Central China Television’s new headquarters, as residents launched fireworks throughout the city to celebrate the Lantern Festival Monday evening. Flames 20-30 feet high shot out of the building, just north of the landmark CCTV tower designed by Dutch architect Rem Koolhaas. The [...]