An elaborate LEGO Technics rollercoaster created by LEGO builder Shadow Elenter, driven by 17 separate motors, tested on one unfortunate minifig.
The new Cyborg Cyber Spin – a thoroughly discombobulating three-axis ride at Six Flags Great Adventure in New Jersey.
The chap in the middle is definitely wound up for the boke.
The ‘Sky Tower’ at
Tivoli Friheden in Denmark. You plummet 30m into a net, reaching 88km/h on the way down.
You buy new underpants.
You never speak of it again.
A showcase of the work of computer graphics whizz
Till Nowak posing as a hilarious short doc about a scientific group that designs impossible fairground rides.
Waking up again: 1.16
Constructed from PVC pipe, lumber embedded in concrete and incorporating a 12 foot drop.
Carnie dads are the best dads.
US marines Adam and Allen on the Giant Slingshot in Orlando, Florida.
Afghanistan. It’s scary, but it’s no Giant Slingshot.
David J Ellis sez:
This is a single-pipe alpine coaster in Mieders, Austria. You reach the summit via a cablecar and then sit on a small car with a brake lever and off you go. Having ridden it once using a little braking, I decided to try it a second time without using the brakes. This is SCARY!
Or maybe just hold hands. Whatever. No pressure.