Video : Aerogel : the most expensive stuff in the World !

Aerogel, aka “Blue Smoke”, is an absolutely amazing material that was originally developed by Steven Kistler back in 1931. Aerogel is a low-density solid-state material derived from gel in which the liquid component of the gel has been replaced with gas. The result is an extremely low density solid. It is nicknamed frozen smoke, solid [...]

Most expensive abaya

World famous British couture designer Bruce Oldfield has in collaboration with Crosley Diamonds of London created the world’s most expensive abaya , a traditional form of Islamic dress (it is actually the simplest form of dressing accepted by Islamic religion). The abaya that Bruce has created is covered in 4,668 individual diamonds (85.13 carats ) [...]

world’s most expensive newspaper copy

The Worlds Record Academy included among its recorda the newspaper copy “Zimbrulu and Vulturulu” (which means “the Aurochs and the Eagle”) as the most expensive newspaper in the world. The daily is currently showcased at the EFIRO 2008 World Philatelic Exhibition in Bucharest (the first edition happened in 1932). The 1858 copy of the Zimbrulu [...]

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The Peninsula Hong Kong

Opened in 1928, during an era when everything was grand and opulent, the Peninsula Hotel Hong Kong has long been considered one of the world’s finest hotels. It offers the ultimate in luxury accommodations with the most spacious hotel rooms and suites in Hong Kong. The 26th-floor Peninsula Suite at the Hong Kong Peninsula has [...]

Donald Trump’s $30 Million Dubai Penthouse

Al Nakheel Properties and the Trump Organization announced Monday that one of the two exclusive penthouses in Trump International Hotel & Tower on Palm Jumeirah will be breaking property records by selling for more than $30 million (The earlier record was $12 million for a penthouse at the Burje Tower, Dubai). The two towers of [...]

World’s most expensive water

The world’s most expensive water can be found 2,000 feet down off the coast of Hawaii and is bottled by Hawaii Deep Marine. Called Kona Nigari, this water is a seawater mineral concentrate that should be mixed with regular water. Japanese consumers are paying top dollar for desalinated Hawaiian deep-sea water being marketed as a [...]

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