SkitZone.com

Archive for 2010

Chile LEGO tower

Children in the Chilean capital, Santiago, claimed a new world record on Saturday. With a little help from adults and a large crane, they spent three days building what’s claimed to be the world’s tallest LEGO tower using interlocking plastic LEGO bricks. The organisers said the structure topped the previous record of 30.76 metres (101 feet), set last August in Duisberg, Germany, by about a fraction of a metre at 31 metres (101 feet, 8 inches).

Posted by admin On Nov - 16 - 2010 2 Comments READ FULL POST
sex revolution

Are we so different? If it wasn’t for the leftover archaic Puritanical societal conventions we still live by, the psychology of sex between the genders would be a moot point. With the gradual lifting of these societal blankets on women, the perceived gap on attitudes towards sex is narrowing rapidly.

Posted by admin On Nov - 12 - 2010 Add Comments READ FULL POST
Body Arts

Looking at the paintings on these photos, the first thing you will realize is that they are not painted on the wall but on a human body. Only that little fact draws attention because it is done in such an interesting way. Chadwick Gray and Laura Spector are the brains behind this project that they call “Museum Anatomy”, where they simply mix up fine art and body painting.

Posted by admin On Nov - 12 - 2010 3 Comments READ FULL POST
Incarceration Facts

The levels of security in a prison system are categorized differently around the world, but tend to follow a distinct pattern. Most developed countries divide prisons into separate security classes depending on the inmate population and the security needed to keep them under control.

Posted by admin On Nov - 10 - 2010 Add Comments READ FULL POST

Maybe you wouldn’t eat them, but you have to admit that they are pretty cute. The so-called flag pizzas are a work of Jen from Tiny Urban Kitchen. She wanted to do a little food traveling project where she makes mini pizzas that looks like flags from the countries that she has visited. As you can see she has traveled to a lot of places, hence the great number of flag pizzas.

Posted by admin On Nov - 10 - 2010 3 Comments READ FULL POST
Cocaine Facts

Pure cocaine was first extracted from the leaves of the coca plant in 1859 & was marketed in a fortified wine in France as early as 1863. Cocaine was first used in the U.S in the 1880s, where it was applied as an anesthetic in eye, nose & throat operations.

Posted by admin On Nov - 10 - 2010 Add Comments READ FULL POST
Dollar Infographic

US currency bills are 2.61 inches wide and 6.14 inches long; they are .0043 inches thick and weigh 1 gram. Bills are composed of 25% linen and 75% cotton; red and blue synthetic fibers are distributed throughout the paper. Read more in interesting infographic below this post.

Posted by admin On Nov - 8 - 2010 Add Comments READ FULL POST
How simple things can soften up boring fences

Is there anything more boring than fences? Cold and gray iron fences or three planks placed after one another. So it is just brilliant that someone has taken something so boring and made it look interesting. That someone is Dutch design house Demakersvan, and they have called this project The Lace Fence. The metal fences that they have been using are now shaped like flowers.

Posted by admin On Nov - 7 - 2010 6 Comments READ FULL POST
Facts about Feet

Your feet are among the most vital of all limbs for anyone hoping to lead any semblance of a normal life. After all, without them you can’t move. But how much do you know about your feet? Here are some interesting facts about your feet. Read up, what you learn could save you from all sorts of unpleasantness.

Posted by admin On Nov - 4 - 2010 Add Comments READ FULL POST

He’s got energy for days. He wears uncomfortably tiny shorts. His afro is the stuff of legend. But what else do you know about fitness expert Richard Simmons? Check interesting infographic below this post.

Posted by admin On Nov - 4 - 2010 1 Comment READ FULL POST
  • RSS
  • Delicious
  • Digg
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Linkedin
  • Youtube


The Hottest Peppers In The World – The Scoville Scale

The Hottest Peppers

Spice has been a part of the human palate for ...

The World’s Five Most Expensive Computers

The Five Most Expens

They’re something that we’ve grown to take for granted over ...

Five Incredible Fact

By all accounts, the human brain is the most powerful ...

Amazing And Fascinating Facts About The Planet Earth

Amazing And Fascinat

Our Little Blue Planet The Earth is an incredible planet, and ...

My Las Vegas Vacation

My Las Vegas Vacatio

Las Vegas developed from remote “Old West” frontier town, survived ...

Sponsors