The US-1 crossed the Black Rock Desert
using a mission profile that avoided restricted wilderness areas and preparations for the annual Burning Man celebration.
The next morning I departed with my partner and friends for Black Rock City, the otherworldly Burning Man metropolis in the middle of Black Rock Desert
Andy Green is the current record holder, achieving the 763mph in Thrust SSC at Black Rock Desert
in Nevada, USA, in 1997.
A week-long exercise in creativity and consciousness-raising --not to mention letting go of boundaries--the Burning Man festival takes place in the middle of Nevada's Black Rock Desert
. Each year it draws more than 60,000 creatives, free spirits and the just plain curious to a sprawling campsite called Black Rock City, so large it can be seen by orbiting satellites.
Burning Man, held annually at the Black Rock Desert
in Nevada, asks participants to dedicate themselves to the spirit of community, art, selfexpression and selfreliance.
ThrustSSC, powered by two Rolls-Royce turbofan engines, set the current record in 1997 by exceeding the speed of sound in the Black Rock Desert
Music production artists Matt Madonna and Ryan Anderson found their roots and their inspiration in the Black Rock Desert
Just carry yourself--the real self--into Nevada's Black Rock Desert
The venue for this festival is Nevada's Black Rock Desert
The Man burns during the Burning Man 2013 arts and music festival in the Black Rock Desert
of Nevada, US, on August 31.
He is going to the Burning Man festival in the Black Rock Desert
in Nevada with former Corrie colleague Ryan Thomas, who plays Jason Grimshaw, and a group of pals.
If 50,000 people spending a week in the middle of Nevada's Black Rock Desert
for Burning Man isn't impressive enough, consider Kumbh Mela, the 48-day Hindu religious festival held once every 12 years in northern India.