Euthanasia Coaster

The Euthanasia Coaster is a hypothetical metal roller coaster designed to kill passengers 3 , 4 . It was designed and mapped in 2010 by Julijonas Urbonas, a PhD student at the Royal College of Art in London . Urbonas, who worked in an amusement park, defined these roller coaster as “a hypothetical euthanasia machine … created to take life humanly in elegance and euphoria” 5 , 4 . However, it is more likely that this attraction would cause nausea and discomfort according to António Damásio 2 . Urbonas mentions euthanasia and the death penalty as practical applications of the Euthanasia Coaster 1 .

Notes and references

  • ( In ) This article is partially or entirely from the article in English entitled ” Euthanasia Coaster ” ( see the list of authors ) .
  1. a , b , c , d , e and f According to the designer: ( in ) ” Euthanasia Coaster [ archive ] , on julijonasurbonas.It .
  2. a and b ( in ) ” The white-knuckle ride to your death: Euthanasia rollercoaster ‘will be the last thrill you ever get – ALTHOUGH experts warn you May Spend your final moments of feeling SICK [ archive ] , on dailymail.co .uk ,.
  3. ↑ ( in ) Olivia Solon, ” The Future of the Human Species Explored [ archive ] , on WIRED Science , Condé Nast, (Accessed 24 April 2011 ) .
  4. a and b This Roller Coaster wants to kill you [ archive ] , on 20minutes.fr ,.
  5. ↑ ( en ) Cyriage Lamar, ” The Euthanasia Coaster, The Last Roller Coaster You’ll Ever Ride [ archive ] , Gawker Media, (Accessed 24 April 2011 ) .