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Old November 30th, 2015, 10:43 PM
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Would you cross a bridge made of paper?

Yikes. Clean underwear for this guy!
http://interestingengineering.com/ra...rely-of-paper/
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Would you walk across a suspension bridge made of glass?

http://www.cnn.com/2015/05/18/travel...dge/index.html
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Wow! And Yikes to the before mentioned!

Would you swim in a pool spanning the gap between two buildings?

http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-34009561
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Wow! And Yikes to the before mentioned! Would you swim in a pool spanning the gap between two buildings? http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-34009561
would make skinny dipping interesting
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would make skinny dipping interesting
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Paper could be quite strong

There are some ballistic tests out there shooting through rims of paper at close range IIRC a 50BMG was done after 8 rims of paper
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