This amusement park ride is geometrically beautiful and terrifying as hell.

This amusement park ride is geometrically beautiful and terrifying as hell.
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It's pretty amazing the lengths to which humans will go to make themselves throw up.

This is the Tourbillon, a concentric square-based ride that's just opening up at a theme park in Switzerland. There's no denying that it's a really cool design. But I can't help but feel that this is an awful lot of work to put into into making me vomit at the very thought of getting onto this thing. I mean, the idea of a Swiss company hiring workers, buying materials and rigorously testing this thing just to make me run to the bathroom and spew last night's dinner into the toilet is a bit flattering, but they're really overshooting the mark

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If making me physically and psychologically ill was their goal, they could have simply sent me some bad milk or asked a conservative politician to do Simpsons impressions.

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