Blog: Fusion man
Dave Leggett | 16 May 2008
Look it's Friday. Someone has sent me a link to something that I'll share here. Well, it is transport related, personal mobility even... There's a guy in Switzerland (calls himself 'Fusion man') who has built himself a contraption that looks pretty lethal but enables him to get about as close to soaring like a bird as us wingless humans will ever do. Quite simply amazing. You can watch his flight on the video clip. Me, I'll stick to BASE jumping (yes, I'm joking).
I'm starting to get a small idea of the scale of things here in China, but really, I'm only scratching the surface of this vast country....
Given the startling complexity of obtaining a journalist visa for China - the code 'J2' is now indelibly stamped on my mind - it was with some surprise how swiftly I managed to sail through airport im...