It's a Bird! It's a Plane! No, It's a Human with Birdwings

Imagine the Wright brothers, except without the plane. That's Jarnos Smeets. His Human Birdwings project attempts to transform man into bird, with a little help from a Wiimote and Wildfire S. In the video below, you can see him taking flight ever so briefly. His team seemed clearly disappointed he wasn't in the air for [...]

January 20, 2012
5:06 PM EST
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