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  • October 12, 2015
    These are a couple pictures and video of Dutch biology teacher Debby Heerkens teaching anatomy to her class by wearing different spandex suits printed with internal organs, muscle groups, and the skeleton. An interesting approach. Of course, this would probably never fly in t... / Continue →
  • November 14, 2014
    This is the 1-kilometer (0.6-mile) Van Gogh Bicycle Path in Nuenen, the Netherlands. It gathers energy from a solar panel by day, and uses that energy to power the luminescent paint covering the path at night (previously: this energy-free glow-in-the-dark solution). Beautiful... / Continue →
  • October 23, 2014
    Note: Turn on the closed-captioning if you don't speak Dutch. This is a video of Dutch organic food purveyors ("experts" is the video maker's word, not mine) being tricked into trying a McDonald's Big Mac and McNuggets after being told they're actually new unnamed organic burg... / Continue →
  • April 17, 2014
    This is a picture and video of Highway N329 in Holland. 500-meters of the highway's exterior lines have been painted with glow-in-dark paint, a corroboration between artist Daan Roosegaarde and Dutch civil engineers. Heck yeah, now paint me some glow-in-the-dark lanes to the ... / Continue →
  • February 14, 2014
    This is a Google Maps view of Geldrop (links to actual Google Map), a Netherlands town with streets named after characters from J.R.R. Tolkien's books. WHY does it have streets named after J.R.R. Tolkien characters? No clue. Plus it's Friday afternoon on Valentine's Day so I... / Continue →
  • January 28, 2014
    This is an emergency brake test of a German Leopard tank behind a group of 23 humans (possibly slaves/prisoners). I assume the people standing in the middle drew the shortest straws. I would have run into the woods. Also, what's the purpose of a tank with an emergency brakin... / Continue →
  • June 5, 2013
    This is Batman's Tumbler themed farming tractor. Just kidding, it's a specialized tractor built in The Netherlands that just so HAPPENS to look like Batman's Tumbler. OR IS IT?! This is the internet, people, you can believe whatever you want. "It's a rocketship!" Okay it's... / Continue →
  • February 16, 2012
    Seen here pointing a gun at the bartender while nobody gives a shit, some failure at life attempts to rob a pubin Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Unfortunately for brobro, he left empty handed after everyone ignored him and he got the sads and left. At one point a guy even walks ... / Continue →