[Worldkings] Top innovation events in the world (P. 123) Elastium company launches the world's first 3D printed foam shoes (UAE)
(Worldkings.org) 3D-printed shoes have grown tremendously in the past year. One company participating in the competition is ELASTIUM. Headquartered in Sharjah in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), the company manufactures foam shoes using 3D printers.
[Worldkings] Top 50 creative minds in the world (P. 21) Perry Chen (USA): “Savior” to bring creative projects to life through groundbreaking fundraising page, Kickstarter
(Worldkings.org) Perry Chen is an artist and the founder of Kickstarter. He was born and raised in New York City, and is currently based in Paris.
[Worldkings] Top 100 pioneers in all fields (P. 72) Louis Le Prince (France): The person who shot the first movie in the world
(Kyluc.vn - Worldkings.org) In 1888, French inventor Louis Le Prince made a short film on the camera he invented.
Top 500 places to visit before you die (P.122) Karakorum: Ancient capital of the Mongol Empire
(WorldKings.org) Mongolia, a land of vast steppes and nomadic traditions, holds within its borders a treasure trove of historical wonders. Known as the ancient capital of the Mongol Empire and home to the world-famous Genghis Khan, Karakorum became one of the most important and developed meeting points of the Silk Road.
[WorldKings - World Almanac Event 2023] 134th anniversary of founding Michelin, a French multinational tyre manufacturer (May 28, 1889 - May 28, 2023)
(WorldKings.org) Michelin is a French multinational tyre manufacturer. It is the second largest tyre manufacturer in the world after Bridgestone and larger than both Goodyear and Continental.
[WORLDKINGS] On this day - May 28, 2023 – The 86th anniversary of the establishment of Volkswagen – The world's largest car manufacturer (1937)
(Worldkings.org) On May 28, 1937, the DAF in Berlin established the “Gesellschaft zur Vorbereitung des Deutschen Volkswagens”, or “Corporation to prepare the way for the German People's Car”, which on September 16, 1938 was renamed Volkswagenwerk GmbH.
Top spectacular natural landmarks of the world (P.183) Yehliu Geopark: The natural rock art exhibition in Taiwan
(WorldKings.org) Both a natural museum and scenic attraction, the Geopark offers extensive information on the natural geological processes that created these alien rock formations.
THE MOST DIVERSE TERRACOTTA “BACH BINH” COLLECTION IN ASIA
(Worldkings.org) On May 20, 2023, artisan Pham Van Tuyen was officially awarded the Asia Record Certificate by the Asia Book of Records for owning the most diverse terracotta “bach Binh” collection in Asia.
[WorldKings - Wowtimes - Almanac Events & Achievements 2023] Key milestones in Givaudan SA's journey to becoming the world's largest flavour and fragrance manufacturer (1895)
(Worldkings.org) Givaudan is a Swiss multinational manufacturer of flavours, fragrances and active cosmetic ingredients. It is the world's largest company in the flavour and fragrance industries.
[Worldkings] Top 100 pioneers in all fields (P. 70) Robert Hutchings Goddard (USA): The man who ushered in the era of space flight with the invention of modern rockets
(Worldkings.org) Dr. Robert Hutchings Goddard (1882-1945) is considered the father of modern rocket propulsion. In 1926, Goddard built and successfully tested the first rocket using liquid fuel.