29 Sep '15, 1pm

For a special kind of self-torture, take a walk across this insane glass-bottomed bridge:

Reinforced by steel and flanked by metal railings, the double-layered glass panels are resistant to warping and high impact, and can handle the force of visitors jumping on the bridge. The glass-bottomed bridge was completed earlier this month just in time for China’s national holiday Golden Week. However, Shinuizhai’s spectacular bridge won’t hold its world record title for long—another bridge, also in Hunan, is set to be the world’s longest and highest glass-bottomed bridge at 430 meters long with a 300-meter drop once complete.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/worlds-longest-glass-bottomed-bridge...

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