Posts Tagged ‘Helicopter’

20,000 Super Ball Drop

Thursday, April 7th, 2011

On Thursday March 17th 2011 Utah State University Society of Physics Students and the Utah State University Science Council set a new world record: 20,000 bouncy balls dropped from a helicopter. Found at YouTube from cipherfx.

Remote Helicopter Flyby: New York City

Friday, December 10th, 2010

A group called Team Black Sheep filmed landmarks in The Big Apple from a remote controlled helicopter. Found at YouTube from nastycop420.

Actual Footage Of An Actual Bank Heist Using An Actual Helicopter

Wednesday, August 4th, 2010

Found at YouTube from TheyLiveandWeSleepTV via Holy Kaw!

Masked robbers landed a helicopter on the roof of the building, broke in through a glass pyramid, set off some explosions, and got hoisted up on a rope before flying away with 5.3 million Kronas.

Super Silent Stealth Helicopter

Saturday, February 27th, 2010

Wired reports on Eurocopter, which has designed a funky-shaped rotor blade that radically reduces the wop-wop-wop sound that conventional helicopters make. Found at YouTube from theworacle via Popsci.

Extreme Safety: Beware Of Falling Rocks

Saturday, January 9th, 2010

A helicopter smacks down a rock off a cliff face to eliminate a rock fall hazard for the road below. The helicopter then showers the rock face with water. This is done to loosen and remove any remaining small rocks that may fall later. The scaling occurred at Oppdølstranda on Nordmøre, Norway. Found at YouTube from NapalmNewt via Bombi(llo).

The Coolest Way To Mow The Lawn

Monday, January 4th, 2010

The world’s most expensive lawn mower.