Will we be seeing a new type of transportation that will allow us to fly? A 19 year old kid, Jesse van Kuijk, spent three years building his "plane-bike" out of balsa wood, and rip resistant foil and plastic wrap. The 85 foot wingspan craft works and has already a good 35 feet up its belt.

This human powered flight might be the first of many kinds to come. Kids these days....

[Spiegel via Inhabitat]