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  • April 5, 2016
    Seen here looking like they're auditioning for parts on The Big Bang Theory, Ginnard and Adam from Youtube channel Slow News Day test out a Tesla Model S P90D's autopilot feature during rush hour traffic. The car handles unsurprisingly well, presumably because it isn't distrac... / Continue →
  • March 29, 2016
    This is the electric fork developed by researchers at Rekimoto Lab at the University of Tokyo in Japan. The fork was designed to electrically stimulate your tongue into thinking you're tasting salt, so you don't actually have to add all that blood pressure-raising sodium to ex... / Continue →
  • March 3, 2016
    This is a shot of a cat putting its paw on a Plasma Ball. Plasma Balls, as I'm sure you're all aware, are one of the best sellers at Spencer's, along with lava lamps, black light posters, novelty shot glasses, and Jelly Beans moonlighting as Over The Hill boner pills. I ate a... / Continue →
  • February 3, 2016
    This is a short video of two dudes on a dock in South Sydney, Australia when they almost getting struck by lightning. They are just feet away. That must have been scary, although personally I've always wanted to get struck by lightning because that would be a solid story to t... / Continue →
  • January 29, 2016
    This is a short video from a security camera at a school in Tyler, Texas, of a lightning bolt blowing the limbs off a tree. It reminds of the time I was driving through the woods in Darnestown, Maryland and lightning struck a tree in front of me no further than forty or fifty ... / Continue →
  • October 13, 2015
    These are some renderings from the architects at Choi and Shine reimagining power line towers as giants. I am into this. I mean, provided my tax dollars don't have to pay for it. I just want the f***ing potholes in my neighborhood fixed. "Like the statues of Easter Island,"... / Continue →
  • October 2, 2015
    This is a video of lightning within a super-charged volcanic ash cloud in Patagonia. It doesn't even look real. It is real though. ALLEGEDLY. Don't trust every video you see on the internet. I watched a tutorial about how to cook the perfect steak earlier and now my kitche... / Continue →
  • October 1, 2015
    This is Tesla's Model X, the company's $132,000 entry into the electric SUV market. It has seating for six or seven (you can opt for a two or three seat middle row), can go 250 miles on a charge, and has rear gull-wing doors (they call them falcon wings because they're also ar... / Continue →
  • September 14, 2015
    This is a video from The Slow-Mo Guys (I am just a Slow Guy) of a dude getting tased in ultra slow motion. It made me cringe a little, especially when the barbs broke his skin. I don't like things breaking my skin. It hurts. I still have a nasty scar on my head from the tim... / Continue →
  • August 18, 2015
    This is a shot of an electric meter at somebody's house in Australia. Apparently a wolf spider decided to raise her babies there. Ever wonder how you could get away without paying your electricity bill for a couple months? Exactly like this. If I worked for the power compan... / Continue →