Step aside xprize
, here comes the elevator 2010
challenge. Sponsored by the Spaceward Foundation
this is a "public challenge centered around the Space Elevator concept, offering a substantial prize for the first laser-powered tether climbing demonstration that can meet specific criteria." more here
posted by Grod
on Sep 6, 2004 -
The campaign for freedom from piped music (aka elevator music or Muzak). A noble cause if ever there was one.
posted by dchase
on Apr 26, 2002 -
For people with a sick sense of homour: The makers of Conarde 2000
present a new game called Elevator Action
. The rules are simple. Just try to stop the free fall of an elevator in a burning TV tower. What's next? A submarine game?
posted by arf
on Sep 6, 2000 -