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123 Trash-less City

Holy Crap Accomplishment: Trash-less City Kamikatsu is a rural town of about 2,000 people in the forested mountains of Japan’s Shikoku island. Kamikatsu adopted a “zero waste” poli...

Holy Crap Accomplishment: Building the Empire State Building Location: West 33rd Street, NYC Height: 1,454 feet including its antenna Built: 13 months, 1930-1931 Opened: May 1, 193...

121 Bell Rock Lighthouse

Holy Crap Accomplishment: Bell Rock Lighthouse Location: NE Scotland The rock was the scene of many shipwrecks as it lies just below the surface of the sea for all but a few hours ...

120 Doc's Accomplishments

Holy Crap Accomplishment: Doc’s Accomplishments Dr. Loren Murfield has done what very few others have done. In July of 2020, during the pandemic, he is the co-host of 2 podcasts, r...

119 American Independence

Holy Crap Accomplishment: American Independence Up to 1763 – few felt the need for independence from England. Benefits outweighed the costs. Great Britain left Colonists alone unti...

118 The Moon Landing

Holy Crap Accomplishment: 1969 NASA Moon Landing In 1966, after five years of work by an international team of scientists and engineers, the National Aeronautics and Space Administ...

117 The Boring Tunnel

Holy Crap Accomplishment: The Las Vegas Boring Tunnel will connect the Las Vegas Convention Center New Exhibit Hall with the existing campus (North/Central/South Halls). Three stat...

116 Seat Belt Laws

People started installing their own seat belts as early as the first cars to reduce the bouncing. In the 1930s, physicians in the US equipped their cars with lap belts and urged au...

115 The Spanish Flu

The Spanish flu, also known as the 1918 flu pandemic, was an unusually deadly influenza pandemic caused by the H1N1 influenza A virus. Lasting February 1918 to April 1920, it infec...

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