Tag: Swiss

All turned out ok in the end, but damn, it must be scary to be buried in snow and not know whether or not you’re going to get out alive.

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Well, this is pretty awesome. James Edition is auctioning off an entire real vault filled with coins. You can obviously win this bid and swim around in it like Scrooge McDuck. The vault was made in 1912 and includes 1619 deposit boxes (with all keys). The vault comes with 15 tons of money — roughly […]

mona-lisa

A new research study by the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology has concluded that a Swiss version of the Mona Lisa by Leonard da Vinci is actually an original as well. The most famous Mona Lisa at the Louvre in Paris was formerly thought to be the only true painting done by Leonardo da Vinci […]

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Check out this fantastic photo series called Swiss Bunkers by Leo Fabrizio which features old (possibly abandoned) Swiss bunkers and fallout shelters hidden among beautiful landscapes.        

helvetica-bike

What is this? Just because you can doesn’t mean you should. Case in point: the Helvetica Bike. It’s simple, sure, and beautiful, yes, but those drop-outs aren’t going to help any rider wishing to make adjustments. Enjoy the photos here I guess.

A video of Swiss “Jetman” Yves Rossy completing an eight-minute flight along the Grand Canyon.