(Worldkings.org) An experimental tower has been built in Xian in Shaanxi province, northern China that is said to be the largest air purifier in the world standing at over 100 meters (328 feet) high. It has been undergoing testing by researchers at the Institute of Earth Environment at the Chinese Academy of Sciences to quantify its effectiveness. Authorities are seeking ways to tackle the nation’s chronic smog problem and this could be a good solution if they can prove it works well. The scientist leading the project claim it has brought a noticeable improvement in air quality, although further testing is required.
(Worldkings.org) Located in Austria, Eisriesenwelt is the world's largest ice cave.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlights – October 07, 2019 - KitchenAid Smart Oven+ Connected Wall Oven gives you flexibility with attachments
(Worldkings.org) When you add the KitchenAid Smart Oven+ Connected Wall Oven to your home, you’ll no longer stress about hosting dinner parties. This smart oven works with a variety of attachments—in true KitchenAid style. Because of this, you can seamlessly transition between different types of cooking.
WORLDKINGS - Worldkings News - Bailong elevator - World’s Tallest Outdoor Elevator Soars 1,000 Feet High Along Sandstone Cliff
(Worldkings.org) A drenaline junkies looking for a thrill might want to book a trip to China. Rising up 1,070 feet (326 meters), the Bailong elevator is located in China’s picturesque Zhangjiajie National Forest Park. Also known as the Hundred Dragons Elevator, this feat of engineering holds the record as the World’s Tallest Outdoor Elevator.
(Worldkings.org) The Aokigahara forest in Japan has the unfortunate distinction of being a destination for people who are contemplating suicide. Since the 1950s, recorded suicides in the forest have been rising at an increasing rate of between 10 and 30 per year. In 2003, a record number of 105 suicide victims were discovered here.
(INDOCHINA TRIP.2019) The Journey To Promote New Records In Indochina - P.28. Poipet-PP Rail (Cambodia - Thailand) : The first cross-border railway in Indochina
(Indochinakings.org) Cambodia has recently reopened the final stretch of a railway running from the capital Phnom Penh to the border with Thailand. New railway lines in the region are expected to give a fillip to economic activity.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlights – October 05, 2019 - LARQ Self-Cleaning Bottle purifiers your water with UV-C light
(Worldkings.org) The LARQ Self-Cleaning Bottle is a new development in the world of water purification. This water purifier bottle uses UV-C light to remove nearly 100% of bacteria from your water.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlights – October 05, 2019 - Greensens Smart Houseplant Sensors track three parameters
(Worldkings.org) Smart greensens sensors allow you to monitor the health of your flowers and houseplants at any time and from any place.
(Worldkings.org) A bizarre new species of nematode has been discovered living in one of the most inhospitable environments on Earth. These microscopic worms were found in Mono Lake in California, which is three times saltier than the ocean, and are able to survive huge doses of arsenic. But strangest of all, the worms are divided into three sexes – female, male and hermaphrodites.
(Worldkings.org) The Hill of crosses is a pilgrimage site located 12km north of the small Siauliai city in northern Lithuania. On the Hill at present there are over 200,000 crosses that are a sign of Christian devotion and memorial to Lituanian national identity.