Scary Jobs: Repairing a Live High Voltage Power Line (Video)
Apr 23, 2012 12:59
Here's one heck of a scary job. Fixing a live high voltage power line, involves flying a helicopter to go fix it. And using your hands to wrap wire around the damaged wire bursting with electricity. Don't believe us? Watch the video after the jump.
Wired has published a very nice feature on Kip Thorne and the science behind Chris Nolan's Interstellar. Kip Thorne is one of the world's most celebrated theoretical physicists. He and Nolan worked together to ensure depictions of scientific happenings in the film are as accurate as possible. Read more