You see airplanes every day in the skies, but these aren’t the oldest flight devices around. Hot air balloons have been around since 1783 and is the oldest successful flight technology. It may not be the most impressive flight device, but balloons come in a variety of sizes and colors that inspire us like bee-shaped balloons, castles, or simply psychedelic hues.
Everyone loves the haunting image of the Death Star roaming out in space looking for the next planet to destroy, but what’s the connection with old tech? Starting as a joke, some serious diehard fans of Star Wars decided to show naysayers what’s what with their Darth Vader Hot Air Balloon. They even created a Yoda hot air balloon to equal out the powers of the force.Looks like the dark side’s taking to the skies.