Hot air balloon flies underground into Earth for the first time ever

When you hop into a hot air balloon, you expect to fly up. Not anymore. For the first time ever, a hot air balloon was successfully flown down and underground into the Mamet Cave in Croatia. Even better, it was a 70-year-old man who accomplished the feat, dipping down nearly 700 feet into Earth. »10/03/14 8:29pm10/03/14 8:29pm


Plummeting to the ground from a hot air balloon looks so peaceful

Skydiving is generally a heart pumping exercise that makes your pores ooze adrenaline. I mean, when you're falling to the ground tensing up is a natural reaction. But you shouldn't. You should jump and plummet to the ground with grace. Like these guys and girls who made a hot air balloon jump look as relaxing as… »6/03/14 1:26am6/03/14 1:26am

This Is Why Launching Fireworks From a Hot-Air Balloon Isn't the Best Idea

No matter the occassion, fireworks are always festive. Usually you'll launch them from a boat, or the ground, or maybe for your back porch, but for the Taunggyi Fire Balloon Festival, they're launched from a hot-air balloon. What could possibly go wrong, right? This. And that, ladies and gentlemen, is why we're best… »12/23/12 9:00pm12/23/12 9:00pm