This is a ship which has just started to flip into a vertical position.
And this is how it ends, in a completely vertical plane.
This ship, known as FLIP, is an ocean research ship, but it is not new, in fact it is now 50 years old.
- Bizarre ‘flipping’ research ship turns 50 (news.cnet.com)
- VIDEO: A look inside the vertical ship (bbc.co.uk)