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  • May 24, 2016
    PROTIP: Turn your volume down. This is a video taken with a mini Sony Action Cam strapped to the back of a white-tail eagle, who dives off the top of the Eiffel Tower and bombs towards its handler's arm in the Trocadéro Gardens at 111-MPH. Man, eagle vision is no joke. I wis... / Continue →
  • May 18, 2016
    The Saltwater Brewery of Delray Beach, Florida has developed edible six-pack rings to help save marine life. The rings are made from barley and wheat leftovers from the brewing process and are 100% biodegradable. No word if eating them will get you drunk, but I'm already on m... / Continue →
  • May 13, 2016
    This is the $150 Bionic Bird available from ThinkGeek (among other places type bionic bird into Google do your research I'm not your personal shopper). You control the bird's flight by tilting your smartphone. I remember having the analog wind-up version when I was a kid. Th... / Continue →
  • May 11, 2016
    This is a short video of opera singer/penguin harasser Nick Allen performing an impromptu aria in Antarctica and sending all the local penguins running for the hills. Way to go, Nick. What did those penguins ever do to you? Have they ever come to one of your performances and... / Continue →
  • May 4, 2016
    This is a clip from the BBC Earth series Super Powered Owls (that's a real show that exists apparently) explaining how owls are able to fly so silently. SPOILER: Magic spells. Everybody knows owls are the preferred bird of wizards so it only makes sense. If I had an owl I'm ... / Continue →
  • May 2, 2016
    This is a two minute video of a ton (okay, maybe a pound) of hummingbirds swarming a bunch of feeders in some guy's front yard. I love hummingbirds. I also love this guy's commentary. He sounds like he would make a good neighbor. The kind of guy you could borrow a cup of su... / Continue →
  • April 28, 2016
    This is a shot of one and half year old pet owl Poldi using a mushroom as an umbrella. Poldi's human Tanya Brandt is a photographer and snapped the picture when they were out adventuring in the woods together one day. Man, I wish I had an owl friend to go adventure in the woo... / Continue →
  • April 6, 2016
    This is a short video of a 2-year old communicating with a group of turkeys hanging out in his neighborhood. Apparently if you gobble similar enough to a turkey, they'll respond. I guess that's why turkey calls exist for hunters. It all makes sense now. I couldn't really un... / Continue →
  • April 1, 2016
    This is the $350 Giant Inflatable Pink Flamingo available soon from Perpetual Kid. I thought it was an April Fool's joke at first but it is not, it is a real product coming soon. They already have a giant 7-foot inflatable duckie for sale as well because apparently some peopl... / Continue →
  • March 22, 2016
    This IS THE LINK to a live bald eagle nest cam set up in a Tulip Poplar tree in Washington D.C., where two bald eagles (affectionately known as 'Mr. President' and 'The First Lady') are currently raising one hatchling, with another egg hatching very soon. Oh shit -- here comes... / Continue →