Issuu on Google+

A Technology With Plenty of Ups and Downs


Nowadays, roller coasters aren’t the rickety thrill rides they used to be. Newer ones are backed by dynamic, advanced computer systems – and as the tech world speeds up, so does the intensity of the rides.


The first amusement-park roller coaster was really two roller coasters: one ride out and one ride back. The continuous circuit came later.


Nowadays, roller coasters aren’t the rickety thrill rides they used to be. Newer ones are backed by dynamic, advanced computer systems – and as the tech world speeds up, so does the intensity of the rides.



Location graphics1