This Swing Set Is the World's Coolest Musical Instrument

The simple pleasure of swinging is one that most of us probably haven’t enjoyed in years. At the historic Convento Das Dominicas n the Portuguese city of Guimarães—itself a Unesco World Heritage site—designers Cláudia Oliveira and Isabel Bourbon of creative studio Elas Duas gave visitors of all ages an opportunity to… »10/10/13 10:40am10/10/13 10:40am

On a Gigantic Swing, Man Fulfills Complete Flip Dream of a Million Kids

Click to view »10/08/08 1:00pm10/08/08 1:00pmWhen you were a kid using the swings at recess, you always would get just high enough to feel the chains go slack at the top. You always imagined getting so high that you'd go completely around the top bar and come down on the other side, but it always seemed like an unattainable goal. An impossible…