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  • May 23, 2016
    Meet Freddy the tortoise. Freddy was badly burned in a bush fire in Brazil and would not have survived without human intervention. Thankfully, a team calling themselves Captain Planet and The Planeteers The Animal Avengers rescued Freddy and 3-D printed him a bitchin' new she... / Continue →
  • May 19, 2016
    This is a video of Ashrita Furman setting the Guinness World Record for most blowtorches extinguished with the tongue in one minute. He does 47. How the hell was the record not 1 and a trip to the emergency room? This is the second time Ashrita has held this record because, ... / Continue →
  • May 2, 2016
    This is a short video of a whoosh bottle. I think there's alcohol inside. I used to do this with lighter fluid and a 2-liter plastic Coke bottle but that was not nearly as cool. The sound this thing makes is incredible. Apparently it's dangerous though and the bottle can ex... / Continue →
  • April 29, 2016
    This is a video of a Korean bomb pizza, a pizza hidden in a giant dough bubble which is doused in oil and set on fire at the table. Then the bubble is removed with a pair of scissors and the pizza cut into slices. I'm pretty sure the fire is more for show than actual cooking... / Continue →
  • April 27, 2016
    First there was a Photoshopped Death Star fire pit, then there was a fair looking real one, and now, the best one to date. Apparently somebody bought the pit at auction and gave it to their friend and Redditor alphacodemonkey as a gift. It must be nice to have such a good fri... / Continue →
  • April 21, 2016
    Charmed Aroma candles are $27 natural soy wax candles that each have a ring inside. You just melt the candle until you see the foil bag, then tweezer it out (or bare-hand it if you're a badass), open, and put your new ring on. The rings come randomly packed in sizes 6 - 8 and... / Continue →
  • April 8, 2016
    To advertise their giant Jenga set (it's 8 times as large as a regular set and costs a staggering $120), this is a video of two dudes playing the game after setting the tower on fire. They don't get burned thanks to a special flame retardant goo they've covered their hands wit... / Continue →
  • April 4, 2016
    This is a video of Colin Furze demonstrating his homemade thermite launcher. Don't know what thermite is? Let me copy/paste something for you while I yell at my coworker to stop drumming on his desk: "[Thermite is] an especially nasty chemical composition made of metal power ... / Continue →
  • March 21, 2016
    In news that makes me infinitely sad you can't smell Youtube videos, this is a video of 6,000 wooden matches being lit. Both the sound and visual provide for a very enjoyable experience. I just want to smell it so bad. I guess I could get 6,000 matches myself, but that sound... / Continue →
  • March 15, 2016
    This is a video of Youtuber NorthSurvival demonstrating how to start a fire with a lemon, some copper clips, zinc nails, wire, steel wool and toilet paper. So if you're ever lost in the woods with a lemon, some copper clips, zinc nails, wire, steel wool and toilet paper, you c... / Continue →
  • January 20, 2016
    This is the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man candle available from Firebox. It looks like the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man, costs $29, and smells like marshmallows. I'm not what the total burn time is, but hopefully a fair amount of hours. Is there some kind of rule for candle pricing... / Continue →
  • December 16, 2015
    This is the Hatching Dinosaur Candle available from Firebox. It costs $45 *spit-takes Sunny D* and reveals a porcelain baby raptor as it melts. Plus Firebox points out you get to keep the baby dinosaur after the candle is finished, just in case you thought it was just on loan... / Continue →
  • December 11, 2015
    In today's real visions of the future segment, here's a video of a quadrocopter with a flamethrower attached, roasting a turkey and presumably starting a forest fire (previously: the quadrocopter with a gun attached the same guy made). Although it's not so much roasting the tu... / Continue →
  • December 7, 2015
    Holy shit, I should have just taken my chances at Supercuts. -- that lady This is a video of Madrid salon owner Alberto Olmedo demonstrating some of his unorthodox styling practices, including burning hair with a blowtorch (I love that smell so much I don't have any hair on my... / Continue →
  • November 24, 2015
    This is a video from the Slow-Mo Guys of a homemade fire tornado filmed in ultra slow motion. Previously: a natural fire tornado in (where else?) Australia. It was pretty mesmerizing to watch. You know what's even scarier than a fire tornado though? A LAVA HURRICANE. I lik... / Continue →
  • November 6, 2015
    This is a video from Youtuber PowerModz of Tickle Me Elmo getting blasted with a jet engine. You know, because some people have jet engines mounted to the back of their trucks and like to experiment with them. Poor Elmo never stood a chance. Now I totally get why they named ... / Continue →
  • October 7, 2015
    This is Inferno, a short video of people blowing fireballs captured in bullet-time using fifty separate cameras. Per the makers: "48 DSLR camera array + RED Epic (120fps) and GH4 (96fps). No CGI Animation or VFX. All imagery in this video was created in-camera." It really is... / Continue →
  • October 6, 2015
    This is a recorded livesteam video from some guy who sets fire to his room while trying to perform lighter tricks. Actually, I have no clue what he was trying to do. It wasn't safe though. Now he'll never get the fire smell out that room. Plus when he tries to sell those bo... / Continue →
  • October 2, 2015
    This is the green flame jack o' lantern made by a high school chemistry teacher. It presumably distracted students long enough to look up from their phones for a second, then back at their phones to take a picture. Want to make your own? We're in luck! Well, I'm completely ... / Continue →
  • September 28, 2015
    Did I get it? This is the surveillance footage/video news report about a man who spotted a spider on his gas tank when he was about to pump gas. So what did he do? What any other person who I can't believe has lived long enough to be able to drive a car would do -- he pulled... / Continue →