This Thing Is Just Too Big to Be True

This Thing Is Just Too Big to Be True

 />At first sight, this seems like a propeller about to get attached to an aeroplane engine. I thought the same until I looked closer. Then it blew my mind. Zoom in and discover why.</p>
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<p>Yes, it’s not a propeller, unless those little bugs in fluorescent vests are gremlins. They are workers about to mount a gigantic propeller on a power windmill turbine. The windmill is one of the two currently being installed in the city of Hamburg, Germany, and it’s capable of generating 6 megawatts of energy. Not enough to travel in time, but amazingly cool anyway.</p><br />
<p>And you thought <a https://www.gizmodo.com.au/2009/01/helicopters_used_to_fix_giant_wind_turbines-2/”>this one was big. [<a href=Big Picture celebrates Earth Day]