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  • October 28, 2015
    This is a video of three sumo wrestlers running a foot race. They're surprisingly fast. Thankfully, none of them fell and caused an earthquake. Although contestant number one does almost lose his mawashi (loincloth) at the finish line. Contestant three was smart enough to we... / Continue →
  • October 9, 2015
    This is a video of athlete Reko Rivera in an inflatable t-rex costume practicing obstacles for American Ninja Warrior. Obviously, a real t-rex would never make it very far on the show because of their tiny arms and poor upper body strength. I would never make it very far on t... / Continue →
  • October 6, 2015
    This is a video demonstration (dude has a robot battle in a mock living room) of Microsoft's upcoming augmented reality system, HoloLens (available early 2016 to developers for $3,000). It looks pretty promising, but I'll have to wait to experience it for myself and see if it'... / Continue →
  • October 6, 2015
    This is a video of Mirko Hanßen demonstrating his extreme handskating skills. Mirko claims he invented handskating (Rollerblading on your hands) and has spent many years of difficult training to be the best in the world. Just remember: when you're the only one doing something... / Continue →
  • September 16, 2015
    NOTE: Larger version HERE in case you own one of those home telephones with the giant number buttons. This is an infographic created by NASA showing some things that will happen to astronaut Scott Kelly during his year aboard the International Space Station. My favorite: "Ast... / Continue →
  • September 1, 2015
    This is a video of pro hooper Brookelynn Hoopz spinning nine hula hoops on different body parts simultaneously. The one on her hair bun is definitely my favorite. Also, I feel like this is what I look like whenever I try to use one of the machines at the gym, except with way ... / Continue →
  • May 7, 2015
    This is the line of realistic wearable muscle suits available from Flex Design Costumes. They come in a wide range of musculature and colors (over 24, including neon pink, light blue, and gold) and range from $750 - $3,500. I feel like this one's nipples are staring down at t... / Continue →
  • April 14, 2015
    Because everybody likes to pretend they're a superhero sometimes (otherwise comic cons wouldn't exist), these are the newly released Avengers character themed Under Armor Alter Ego compression shirts. They come in Captain America, Hulk, Thor and Iron Man varieties and cost $60... / Continue →
  • March 25, 2015
    This is the KidRunner, a baby stroller that is strapped to a special belt and towed behind you as you run. It was designed so parents could run more naturally (swinging their arms) and still be able to safely take their child for a spin instead of hoping they're okay at home i... / Continue →
  • January 28, 2015
    These are a couple videos of the Mega Underground Bike Park opening in Louisville, Kentucky next month. The 320,000-square foot park sits 100-feet underground in a limestone cavern and stays a mild 60-degrees year round. The 45 trails include jump lines, pump tracks, dual sla... / Continue →