The largest shark is the whale shark, which has been known to get as large as 18 meters (60 feet). Whale sharks are considered as the largest fish in the world. They are not whales; they are sharks, but they have a lot in common with whales, though.
The longest ropeway around the world is “Wings of Tatev” which is situated in Armenia. Wings of tatev is a 5,7 km cableway between Halidzor and the Tatev monastery in Armenia. It is the longest reversible aerial tramway which was built in only one section, and holds the record for Longest non-stop double track cable car.
The Extremely Large Telescope (ELT) is an astronomical observatory and the world’s largest optical/near-infrared extremely large telescope which is under the construction. It is located on top of Cerro Armazones in the Atacama Desert of northern Chile. Originally called the European Extremely Large Telescope (E-ELT), the name of the ELT was changed in 2017. Its new name, the Extremely Large Telescope, reflects the growing number of the European Southern Observatory (ESO)’s international partners and the instrument’s location in Chile.
The L0 Series is a high-speed maglev train which is considered the world’s fastest train. The Central Japan Railway Company (JR Central) is developing and testing. JR Central plans to use the L0 Series on the Chūō Shinkansen railway line between Tokyo and Osaka, which is under construction.
NASA scientists have created a tiny chemistry lab MOMA for a rover to discover the signs on Mars of past or present life. “The toaster oven-sized lab, called the Mars Organic Molecule Analyzer or MOMA, a joint mission between the European Space Agency and the Russian space agency Roscosmos, with a significant contribution to MOMA from NASA”.
Symphony of the Seas is the world’s largest cruise ship that was owned and operated by Royal Caribbean International. As of 9 June 2017, she is the largest passenger ship in the world by gross tonnage, at 228,021 GT, surpassing her sister Harmony of the Seas.
ITER (International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor) is one of the Largest Nuclear Fusion and one of the most “ambitious energy projects” around the world today. 35 nations are cooperating to build the world’s largest tokamak in southern France. The magnetic fusion device that has been designed to prove the feasibility of fusion as a large-scale and carbon-free source of energy based on the same principle that powers the Sun and stars.
Stratolaunch Systems Corporation is an American space transportation project. With its corporate headquarters it is located in Seattle, Washington. The project was officially announced in December 2011 by Microsoft co-founder Paul G. Allen and Scaled Composites founder Burt Rutan, which is developing an air-launch platform to make access to space more convenient, reliable, and routine.
Ford has just opened Europe’s most progressive centre, this new Ford Environmental Test Centre gives an opportunity to feel all the weather conditions at the same time. Ford Environmental Test Centre puts all the world’s weather under one roof, so that engineers test the upcoming vehicles. From a small Ford KA+ to a two-tonne Ford Transit in the most difficult conditions and make whatever weather they want at any time of the day.