Category: Entertainment

  1. Otherwordly Escalators in a Swedish Subway

    The escalators of the subway system in Stockholm (Sweden) are probably not what you are used to seeing on your daily commute. Many of the city’s stations have a special design that transforms a once bleak underground space into a colorful and charming feast for the eyes. Who wouldn’t want to begin the day on…

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  2. 36 Ways to Annoy People on an Elevator

    1. Grimace painfully while smacking your forehead and muttering “Shut up, all of you, just shut up!” 2. Crack open your briefcase or purse, and while peering inside, ask, “Got enough air in there? 3. Stand silently and motionless in the corner, facing the wall, without getting off. 4. Try to make personal calls on…

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  3. Elevator Horror

    Elevators have long inspired terror in people afraid of heights, technology and tight spaces. Realistically, we are far safer in an elevator than we are driving in a car, and as the technology has matured, the chance of any harm becoming us is extraordinarily low. Nevertheless, the possibility of being suspended indefinitely in a tiny,…

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  4. Elevators in Video Games

    Vertical transportation is a common element of many video games. These screenshots depict a diverse range of elevators and movable platforms as they are featured in popular video game titles.  

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  5. Animals!

    Check out this compilation of photos and videos featuring animals interacting with elevators/escalators. It was surprising difficult to find so many animal-related elevator/escalator videos, but watching a seagull try to go down the up escalator made scouring the net well worth the trouble. Enjoy!

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  6. Unique Elevators and Escalators

    These unique creations remind us of the great variation of design styles and applications in the world of elevators/escalators. Bike Escalator Shopping Cart Escalator Multi-stage Escalator Cat Elevator Hamster Elevator Wooden Escalator Glass Elevators

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