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Ehang 184 Passenger Drone

Nevada to Begin Testing Autonomous Passenger Drones

by CHIRPon June 15, 2016
Chinese company EHang and the state of Nevada are set to test automated flying passenger drones by the end of this year! With flying passenger drones only a thing of science fiction, with the advances in drone technology in the past few years, they are more a reality than ever. Called the Ehang 184 Passenger Drone, […]
windowless aiplane infoclip

New Windowless Airplane Can Display Whatever You Desire

by CHIRPon May 25, 2016
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This new airplane developed by ‘Technicon Design France’ has no windows. Saving money, making manufacturing less complex and keeping the plane light, the windowless design is practical from a financial and efficiency stand point. But what makes it even cooler? The inside of the fuselage is completely covered with OLED panels. These panels display either […]

Sky Diving Quidditch

Skydiving Quidditch Is As Awesome, Intense And Real As It Gets

by CHIRPon May 9, 2016
Quidditch has been played before…on the ground. A fairly boring sport to watch, you may have seen Middlebury College play it or seen it in the movie ‘The Internship’. Either way, people run around on the ground with brooms between their legs and throw balls through hoops. It’s definitely not the most exciting of sports…until you make […]

From One Cello…To An Orchestra — This “Flash Mob” Is Amazing

by CHIRPon May 2, 2016
Starting off with just one lone classical cello player, people around are at first a bit confused as he sits in silence. Then a little girl walks up and drops a coin in his top hat…and he begins. Then a random person walks up from behind and starts playing along with him on another cello, then […]

Solar Impulse 2 Set To Continue It's Round World Flight

The Solar Impulse 2 Electric Aircraft Is About To Land After Crossing The Pacific — Watch It Live Here

by CHIRPon April 24, 2016
As we speak the Solar Impulse 2 aircraft that we reported on a week ago is on it’s way from Hawaii, where it had undergone repairs and testing, to Mountain View, California. You can watch the live feed below here on CHIRP! Currently over the coast of California, it’s nearing it’s destination at Mountain View. Watch […]

Jamie O'Brien on fire at Teahupoo

Some of The Most Beautiful Footage of Teahupo’o — And This Guy Just Surfed It On Fire

by CHIRPon April 23, 2016
Recently put out by Surfing Magazine, this footage of Teahupo’o in the Tahiti Islands is absolutely incredible. Know round the world for it’s power, the Teahupo’o wave is breathtakingly massive. With a pristine barrel that spits out water with ferocious power, not only does it have height, it has more water behind it than any […]
Great Barrier Reef Experiencing Worst Coral Bleaching To Date

Great Barrier Reef Experiencing Worst Coral Bleaching To Date — We Can Save It By Moving It

by CHIRPon April 18, 2016
Extremely large portions of the northern Great Barrier Reef are currently experiencing “the worst, mass bleaching event in its history” according to a statement released by the Australian Research Council. By taking aerial surveys of more than 500 coral reefs ranging from Cairns to Papua New Guinea, the research team revealed that the previously most pristine […]

Drone Strikes British Airways Flight As It Prepared To Land

by CHIRPon April 18, 2016
A British Airways plane headed from Geneva, Switzerland, to London has reported a collision with what appeared to be a drone. While the plane, carrying 132 passengers and five crew, was approaching the London airport at around 12:50 BST it apparently was hit by a high flying drone. After landing safely, the pilot reported an object […]
Solar Impulse 2 Set To Continue It's Round World Flight

Solar Impulse 2 Aircraft Set To Continue Round The World Flight

by CHIRPon April 16, 2016
About a year ago pilot, André Borschberg and the Solar Impulse plane set the world record for the longest ever solo flight. Leaving from Nagoya, Japan, they were attempting to fly around the world. Unfortunately they had to land and stay grounded in Hawaii due to and overheated battery. Having been stored in a hangar in Hawaii for the entire winter, the […]

This Giant Ship Sinks Itself And Carries Massive Yachts Like They’re Nothing

by CHIRPon April 13, 2016
This giant super vessel called the Super Servant 4 is incredible! Using what is called the “float-on method”, this giant ship sinks itself, allowing large and small yachts to board for transport. You don’t realize how huge this ship really is until it’s got about 9 boats of all sizes. From super yachts to small cruising […]