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  • April 22, 2016
    This is a two hour and forty minute animation depicting a real-time recreation of the sinking of the Titanic, with text annotations. The video starts with the crew spotting the iceberg, and ends with the ship breaking in half and completely submerging. It's weird in the movie... / Continue →
  • April 13, 2016
    These are the moth and butterfly cloaks designed and sold by Spanish costume designer Alassie of Etsy shop Costurero Real (previously: unrelated bird wing scarves). The cloaks cost around $225, are made-to-order, and can be printed on a variety of different fabrics. They also... / Continue →
  • April 5, 2016
    Because death wishes to some people aren't wishes, they're orders, this is a video of an insane motorcross sidecar jump. It looks like a great way to have somebody land on your head. Also, those spectators are just about as brave as the racers. I wouldn't be caught any close... / Continue →
  • April 1, 2016
    This is a video of Aladdin (previously) and Princess Jasmine riding an electric flying carpet around San Fransisco, presumably on their honeymoon. Those lovebirds! You know where I went on my honeymoon? Nowhere, you think somebody would marry this? I can barely take care of... / Continue →
  • February 13, 2016
    This is a short video of a bunch of giant-ass waves trying to sink a boat in the North Sea. Just watching it gave me anxiety. I think being out in the middle of the ocean while Poseidon does his best to kill you is one of my worst nightmares. Right up there with the one wher... / Continue →
  • February 3, 2016
    Because Mother Nature lost her mind a long time ago, this is a video of a waterfall on the Scottish Isle of Mull blowing back upwards due to strong winds (previously: this waterfall in Australia doing the same thing back in 2011). Obviously, this is the ideal time to attempt g... / Continue →
  • November 12, 2015
    This is a video of David Mayman, president of Jetpack Aviation and inventor of the JB-9 jetpack, taking the thing for a trip across the Hudson River to the Statue Of Liberty. David claims the jetpack is the only 'real' jetpack in the world because 1. it's small and light enoug... / Continue →
  • March 11, 2015
    And my bird would like another cocktail. Airline Lufthansa has announced falconers will finally be able to bring their feathered brethren on board flights equipped with special Falcon Master perches. The Falcon Master mounts in place of a regular seat and provides a perch and... / Continue →
  • March 9, 2015
    This is a first person point of view of what it's like to be shot out of a cannon, filmed with a GoPro attached to the head of Gemma Kirby, the youngest female human cannonball, who has more than 500 launches under her scratched and dented crash helmet. Me? I have never been ... / Continue →
  • March 5, 2015
    This is a video of big wave surf legend Laird Hamilton riding some waves on a surfboard with a hydrofoil attached, so it rises up out of the water when it gets up to speed. Personally, you'd never catch me in the ocean with ANYTHING strapped to my feet. That's like, a death s... / Continue →
  • December 10, 2014
    PROTIP: Keep your volume down. This is a short video of a guy accidentally launching himself off the back of a truck after the handcart he's pushing slips over the edge of the pallet lift and physics take over. Now that -- that was a SOLID face-plant. It almost seems like he... / Continue →
  • November 3, 2014
    This is a video of the AeroMobil 3.0, AeroMobil's latest flying car prototype. It can do up to 100MPH on land with a range of 540 miles, and 124MPH in the air with a range of 430 miles. It can also be pushed into a volcano with a range of the distance from the top of the vol... / Continue →
  • October 30, 2014
    These are the Space Odyssey Plush Shuttle Slippers available from ThinkGeek ($20). They're one size fits most adults, and look like little space shuttles. This is space shuttle Discovery to Refrigerator Base, request permission to dock for a midnight snack, over. You ever dr... / Continue →
  • October 29, 2014
    This is a video from America's Funniest Videos of a little girl demonstrating her new Flutterbye Flying Fairy toy. Apparently she got a fire-element fairy though, because it heads straight for the fireplace. I've never heard of Flutterbye Flying Fairies before, but I just wat... / Continue →
  • October 16, 2014
    This is the giant Yoda head hot air balloon (as well as a Darth Vader one previously seen HERE) recently on display at the 2014 Albuquerque International Balloon Festival, which I unfortunately had to miss this year because I was home sick with life-threatening diarrhea. PROT... / Continue →
  • October 2, 2014
    This is a short video of a motorcyclist trying to perform that hold-your-seat-and-fly-like-Superman trick when he misses grabbing the seat and really does go flying. It is hands down the coolest motorcycle trick I have ever seen and I really encourage this guy to try out for m... / Continue →
  • September 3, 2014
    These are the owl and other bird wing scarves designed and sold by Roza Khamitova of Etsy shop Shovava ($48 - $120). They make you look like you have bird wings. And who hasn't dreamed of having wings? They're beautiful, aren't they? Owls are probably my favorite kind of bi... / Continue →
  • August 14, 2014
    I'M A BIIIIIIIIRD! This is a video about a 'salmon cannon' designed to launch salmon upstream in places where dams make swimming upstream to spawn impossible. The cannon can shoot the fish up to 22MPH, with a rate of 40 salmon per minute. Then they all get together and have ... / Continue →
  • August 7, 2014
    What the -- are you blowing a seagull?! This is the $135 Facial Fitness Pao from Japan. It allegedly firms and tightens your face. I've got the feeling it doesn't work that well. Plus for some reason famed Portuguese footballer Cristiano Ronaldo is the spokesperson. Pfft, ... / Continue →
  • June 30, 2014
    This is a point of view trip down the 17-story Verrückt slide at Kansas City's Schlitterbahn water park. It basically looks exactly how you'd expect -- like you're about to die. Also, I didn't know you rode the slide on a raft. I thought you rode it bare-assed. Well not BAR... / Continue →