Archive for July, 2012

Famous Venice Beach Skate Park in Los Angeles

Famous Venice Beach Skate Park in Los Angeles
This skate park is all about location. It is located right on Venice Beach, near Windward Avenue and Ocean Front Walk. 16,000-square-foot facility is always a great place to shoot. This $3.4 million skate park offers amazing view of the pacific ocean, pretty talented kids and older crowd that show their tricks. The skatepark was designed by RRM Design Group along with Wormhoudt Inc. and constructed by California Skateparks. credit: usestangerines credit:... 

Michael Phelps Won His First Medal at London Olympic Games 2012

Michael Phelps Won His First Medal at London Olympic Games 2012
Phelps is the greatest athlete in Olympic history. He helped to win the silver medals for his teammates Adrian Nathan, Ryan Lochte, Cullen Jones in the 400-meter freestyle at London Olypics 2012. Still only 27 years old, Phelps has the goal of winning at least three more gold medals in this year’s Olympics to officially become the most decorated Olympic athlete of all time. Biography: Name: Michael Phelps Born: 30 June 1985 Birthplace: Baltimore,... 

Spacetourism – WK2 SS2 at Spaceport America

Spacetourism – WK2 SS2 at Spaceport America
Space tourism travel took another leap forward when Virgin Galactic made its voyage in the skies. The Virgin Galactic’s WK2/SS2 will offer a suborbital flights. A suborbital flight has a parabolic flight path. The spacecraft won’t fly fast enough to go into low Earth orbit as the space shuttle does. Flight: 88 / GF18 Date: 29 Jun 12 WK2 Flight Time: 1.1 hr. SS2 Flight Time: 13 minutes WK2 Pilot: Siebold WK2 CoPilot: Nichols WK2 FTE: Glaser SS2... 

Attractive Kate Beckinsale Looks Glamorous

Attractive Kate Beckinsale Looks Glamorous
Kate Beckinsale is an actress who is well-known for her roles in summer blockbusters, like Pearl Harbor, action-horror flicks like Underworld and Van Helsing and Oscar fare like The Aviator. In latest movie Total Recall, she fights against not one, but two of her costars, Jessica Biel and Colin Farrell. Biography: Name: Kate Beckinsale Born: 26 July 1973 (Age: 38) Where: London, England Height: 5′ 8″ Weight: 115 pounds Relationships: Len... 

Renault Alpine Concept A110-50

Renault Alpine Concept A110-50
Renault has some pretty impressive cars. The A110-50 simply celebrates 50 years since the introduction of the Alpine A110, the legendary Renault-engined sports car of the Sixties and Seventies. Its exterior design was inspired by the Renault DeZir concept. At midship is the Renault V4Y powerplant, a 3.6 liter 24-valve V6 engine rated at 400 horsepower. Outfitted with a semi-automatic 6-speed gearbox, the same found on F1 race car’s transmission,... 

Brasstown Bald – The Highest Point in Georgia 4.784 ft.

Brasstown Bald – The Highest Point in Georgia 4.784 ft.
Beautiful Brasstown Bald, rising 4,784 feet above sea level, is Georgia’s highest mountain. Hike a steep half mile from the parking lot to the top of the mountain, where there’s an observation deck and visitors center. 360-degree view from atop the mountain allows you to see four states, Georgia, Tennessee, North Carolina, and South Carolina. Brasstown Bald was so named because of confusion between the Cherokee words itse-yi, meaning “new... 

The Amazing Spiderman is Back in 3D

The Amazing Spiderman is Back in 3D
One of the most popular superheroes is back on the big screen as a new chapter called The Amazing Spider-Man. The Amazing Spider-Man is the story of Peter Parkers life. He is an outcast high schooler who was abandoned by his parents as a boy, leaving him to be raised by his Uncle Ben and Aunt May. He fights against the evil and always has to win his battle. credit: marvelousRoland and Marvel inc. and Sony Pictures.  Read More →

Panuluu Hawaiian Black Sand Beach

Panuluu Hawaiian Black Sand Beach
Punalu’u Beach Park is the most famous black sand beach on Hawaii. It is located on the Big Island of Hawaii. It is a perfect place to watch the sea turtles, and swim or snorkel. Punaluu Beach was created by lava flowing into the ocean. You should enjoy the soothing massaging feeling of the lava granules under foot. Taking black sand from here is strictly not allowed. credit: Ariane Middel credit: Ariane Middel credit: chadh credit: akeg credit:... 

The Shard – The Tallest Building of Europe

The Shard – The Tallest Building of Europe
Europe’s tallest building stands at 310 metres (1,016ft) and is fully clad in glass. Facilities will include a hotel, restaurant, viewing platform, flats and offices. The Shard will be open to the public with a viewing gallery and observation deck on the 72nd floor. Work on the Shard began in February 2009 and an estimated £450million has been spent on its construction so far. The tower has two main tenants lined up – Shangri-La Hotels,... 
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