Our website uses cookies. They help us understand how customers use our website so we can give you the best experience possible. By continuing to browse this site or choosing to close this message, you give consent for cookies to be used. The cookies are not used for advertising. This applies to visitors from EU.

Dropping The Ball

Posted by Biophlox Admin 13/03/2016 0 Comment(s)


Millions just watched the ball drop in Times Square on New Year’s Eve. However, like most marvels we take for granted, a great deal of engineering went into the celebration.

“There’s a winch that is directly underneath the mast and cables go up all the way to the top of the mast through ‘headblocks,’ and then they come down and lift the ball,There’s a computer system that drives the whole thing.”


Click here to read full article

Author’s Bio


Author’s name: Biophlox Admin

Write a Comment

Google Rating
2 customer reviews