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  • February 14, 2014
    Despite very little photographic evidence or reports of crocodile attacks from above, a recent study conducted by researchers at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, confirms some species of crocodiles can actually climb trees at least to the crown (the part where branches a... / Continue →
  • August 1, 2013
    Listen, I know I posted that Star Wars parkour yesterday, but this one is really good. Like, really, REALLY good. "Herher, what is it, parkour week on Geekologie?" YOU SHUT YOUR PIE-HOLE, SCALAWAG. This is a video of Chris Cromwell (plus runswell!) parkouring around Comic-Co... / Continue →
  • October 1, 2012
    This is Brewer Ledge Inc's Treadwall. It's a vertical treadmill for rock-climbing. You can adjust the speed, as well as the angle of the wall from +5 to -20 degrees so you can even climb hanging upside down. I really hope my gym gets one, but mostly just to sneak in at night... / Continue →
  • June 12, 2012
    This is a video of Utah State University's 'Ascending Aggies' demonstrating the latest incarnation of their vacuum-powered wall-climbing gloves. As you'll see from watching, they work pretty damn well. Plus are near silent. Kidding, they sound like a jet taking off on an air... / Continue →
  • May 18, 2012
    Seen here shooting straight for the nuts, a robot designed to create and climb creases in fabric crawls up a man's pant leg. Don't worry though, I'm sure the robot's inventors created the thing out of necessity and not just for no reason. Its creators say that Clothbot could ... / Continue →