I've been reading Gregory David Roberts' Shantaram over the past months and have found some amazing stories and quotes throughout. The book is about an Australian man who escaped a New Zealand prison and fled to India to seek refuge. Shantaram has many interesting stories and niches that even after 500 pages of reading, it still draws me to read…

As a Private Pilot, I've always been interested in how helicopters work and perform under engine failure conditions. Below is a video which shows exactly what occurs in the event of the tail rotor failing. Intense! http://vimeo.com/115532128