Featured in roller coasters
The exhilarating history of roller coaster photography
Capturing thrill seekers through the ages.
Archive Gallery: Classic Thrill Rides and Carnival Attractions
The Wastebasket of Dizziness, the Corkscrew of Fate, and more amusement park rides and attractions from the pages of PopSci
We designed the roller coaster of our dreams
A monster mashup of all the best rides.
Riding A Roller Coaster Could Help You Pass Small Kidney Stones
Before they become a big problem
Drones Film The Bones Of An Extinct Ohio Rollercoaster
Q&A With A Roller Coaster Designer
Alan Schilke designed the first wood-and-steel hybrid coaster to complete an inverted barrel roll
A Roller Coaster That’ll Leave You Weightless for Eight Long Seconds
The plan costs $50 million, but it'll be unlike any roller coaster ever built
Episode 33: Into the Escape Pod
Of course you hope it never happens, but if you’re going to escape from an exploding rocket just in time, … Continued
May 1934: Getting Loopy
Airplane-inspired amusement-park rides of the 1930s spawned some of todayâ€™s theme-park favorites
What’s Up with G-forces?
Fighter pilots and racecar drivers deal with serious g-loads every day. But what exactly are they?