Christian Borys

Sports

New Wingsuit Technology Has Daredevils Flying Faster than 160 MPH

How BASE jumpers defy death to fly faster and farther than ever before.
Christian Borys
4.10.15
shakhtar donetsk

Ukraine's Refugee Soccer Club

Shakhtar Donetsk was forced to flee its home stadium and home city due to war. Now the club and its fans are facing a tough road in Western Ukraine.
Christian Borys
4.7.15
Travel

We Went On a Tour of Ukraine's Weirdest Themed Bars

A war is raging in East Ukraine. In the West, people are taking their minds off things by getting drunk and firing guns indoors.
Christian Borys
4.5.15
The Building Blocks of Everything

Here's Why You're Not Eating Chicken Breast Grown in a Lab (Yet)

As you might expect, there are unanswered questions about technical feasibility, and the environmental impact it could cause.
Christian Borys
3.13.15
wingsuit flying

Wingsuit Flying Is 'Like the Best Sex You've Ever Had Times a Hundred'

Flyers jump off cliffs wearing wingsuits that allow them to fly down mountainsides at more than 100 miles per hour, but not because they have a death wish.
Christian Borys
3.11.15
war

Hybrid Land Vehicles Are the Future of Special Forces Operations

Commandos might've rode horses in Afghanistan, they're getting new covert bikes for the future.
Christian Borys
12.25.14
crime

Drug Smuggling Is Getting a High Tech Makeover

Liquid cocaine in drug mules and intercontinental subs are changing the game for drug cartels.
Christian Borys
12.11.14
Canada

There's a Wearables Arms Race in Professional Sports

Pro athletes are basically already machines, anyway.
Christian Borys
11.17.14