Tag : supersonic speeds

Supersonic pingpong bazooka blasts balls at Mach 1.23

5 years ago / 4 comments

That’s right, this thing shoots ping pong balls at a speed of ~420 m / s, that is faster than an F-16 fighter jet. It can shoot right trough plywood and aluminium, as well as …

Red Bull Stratos, Skydiving from the Stratosphere at Mach speed! [UPDATE] It was a success!

5 years ago / 0 comments

Red Bull Stratos, a mission to the edge of space, will attempt to transcend human limits that have existed for 50 years. Supported by a team of experts Felix Baumgartner plans to ascend to …