For thirty years inventor Glen Martin has worked on developing a jetpack that will safely lift people into the air. This year, his invention was selected one of the top best 50 inventions of 2010 by Times Magazine.
The jetpack can take a person as far as 5o km and can, in theory, fly as high as 2400 m. According to Mr. Martin, he was inspired by the comic book hero Buck Rogers! I am going to put it on my wish list, but I have to wait for the price to come down. Right now, it sells for $100,000! Read more