Tube girls without the mad science

And one of the same different kind
Colorful event

And sometimes, of course, the serendipity of search turns up things you would never have thought of.  This image also comes up under “tube girl” if you look hard enough, in a blog post with the somewhat awkward title “Beauty fever pipe tube exercise because of olympics.”

No mad science I can perceive here, but I must say that what these Chinese women are doing is certainly an impressive (and sexy) display of athleticism.