Virgin To Go Where No One Has Gone Before



Richard Branson is a master at coming up with cool new ideas that get people thinking and this latest idea is no exception to that rule. Today Richard Branson and the Virgin Group have announced plans to operate a journey to the centre of the earth, it called Virgin Volcanic and it is was the 1st April I would think that I had been fooled! Oh, it is the 1st April! Damn, it sounded like a great idea too.



These are the details of the Virgin Volcanic project for anyone who is interested;


Using patented carbon-carbon materials pioneered for deep space exploration, Virgin is proud to announce a revolutionary new vehicle, VVS1, which will be capable of plunging three people into the molten lava core of an active volcano.

In its first three years of operation, VVS1 will target the five most active volcanoes in the world: Etna, Stromboli, Yasur, Ambrym and Tinakula.


Source [Venture Beat]