Get ready to pack your bags and fly beyond the skies yeah virgin airlines founder "Richard Branson" has planned and decided to form a new age of commercial space tourism
The company hopes to start flights to space within 2 years and they have chosen UAE to build their first spaceport with their operating base in New Mexico.The companies president "Will Whitehorn" said that the weather conditions in UAE would be good for the space travel for the whole year.He also said that it will be good view of the oceans deserts land and mountains from the space.
For now more than 254 virgin galactic tickets have been sold world wide and 36$ million of deposits have been paid to reserve tickets.
Do u guess how much is the ticket price for the space travel???
Its only $200,000 :P So if u got enough money reserve your tickets.
The space travellers will be given 3 days of pre flight preparation and training and it was also said that for some 1 or 2 years test flights will be completed before they are commercially launched.
Also they planned to extend their spaceports in UK,Spain and also in some Asia pacific region.Richard Branson the billionaire will be the first passenger to do space travel.
No doubts in the future space visit will be a piece of cake :)
Friday, October 10, 2008
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Sunday, October 5, 2008
Our world has seen many celebration but one of the scariest and haunted festival is going to start this October 31st which is nothing but the Halloween festival.Being in UK now i saw many scary costumes in shops like skeletons,witches,devils and many scary toys and i wondered why they are selling these kinds of dresses and after that i came to know about the festival "Halloween".Now lets us get to know something about this festival.
All Hallow's Even is usually called as Halloween where Even is the abbrevaition for evening which is celebrated in the eve of the "All Hallows day" or the "All Saints Day".
This is the story behind Halloween Celts believe that in the winter darkness on that night the barrier between the human world and the spirit world will be weak and they believe these spirits will be seen in the earth so they make bonfires to frighten the spirits away and they danced and frightened the spirit away.This story is now celebrated as Halloween...
In the Halloween night people wear scary costumes like zombies,devils,skeletons,witches,ghosts,watching scary movies,visiting haunted house playing games like apple bobbing.The Halloween night is also called as mischief night The pumpkin with a candle inside is a symbol for the Halloween festival.Halloween is celebrated in Europe US Mexico Canada Newzealand and also in Australia.
Posted by blogger man at 2:55 AM
Wednesday, October 1, 2008
Construction of the world largest fountain in Dubai
Model photos of the fountain
This fountain will be 25% larger than the Iconic fountains in Las Vegas and the total project is estimated to about $218 million.The Emaar properties is responsible for this construction.The incredible fountain will also include spectacular light and music show.20,000 gallons of water will be shot in the air accompanied by selected music with 1000 different water expressions.
The monstrous fountain is expected to be operational in 2009....
Posted by blogger man at 4:51 AM