Dienstag, 15. März 2011

Real Life Version Of Pixar's Flying Balloon House // UP IN THE AIR

National Geographic actually created a real-life version of Pixar's animated hit film Up.

The National Geographic Channel and a team of scientists, engineers, and two world-class balloon pilots successfully launched a 16' X 16' house 18' tall with 300 8' colored weather balloons from a private airfield east of Los Angeles, and set a new world record for the largest balloon cluster flight ever attempted. The entire experimental aircraft was more than 10 stories high, reached an altitude of over 10,000 feet, and flew for approximately one hour

Dienstag, 8. März 2011

Coke Daft Punk

Daft Punk partners with Coca-Cola to release limited edition coke bottles.

"Following a successful collaboration with Mika in 2010, soft drink giant Coca-Cola partners up with another major act in 2011 as they introduce the Daft Punk x Coca-Cola “Club Coke.” Produced in two distinctive colorways, mimicking the helmets worn by the French duo, the gold and silver bottles will see a limited production run beginning in March 2011.”

The bottles will be given general release at clubs, and will also be packaged in a collector’s box as a set, made available exclusively through the Paris boutique colette.

More information will be available through www.daftcoke.com, which goes live in a matter of months.