Now, what’s this all about? Andreas is designing and building a turbine-powered personal flying suit. In principle this is going to be similar to the well-known ‘Bell Rocket Belt’, the difference is the power plant and controlling of the unit. While the ‘Rocket Belt’, originating form the late fifties / early sixties, used two monopropellant liquid fuelled rocket engines (peroxide motors), Andreas decided to go for a gas turbine, driving a huge fan to achieve a high mass flow of air.Read all about it here
Archive for December, 2002
The Flash Film Festival 2002 NYC was held tonight in the New Yorker hotel in New York City, and the winners are:Here.
Mike Chambers, a PR representative for Macromedia, took a digital camera and shot some great pictures around Macromedia’s office.You can view the pictures on Mike Chamber’s website.