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  • March 5, 2015
    This is a video of two guys performing a choreographed battle with urumi, or metal whip swords. How they both didn't cut their own legs off is beyond me, but I suspect they're trained professionals and not just two guys they picked up off the street and offered $20 to kill eac... / Continue →
  • February 27, 2015
    This is the nearly 9-foot, 280-pound wels catfish caught by angler Dino Ferrari (cool name) and his brother Dario in Italy. It is one of the largest ever caught, and was released back into the river from which it came after the two brothers weighed and measured it. Me? I wou... / Continue →
  • February 19, 2015
    This is a timelapse released from NASA of the sun shot in various wavelengths to celebrate the five year anniversary of the Solar Dynamics Observatory being in space (and taking all the pictures used for the videos). What's your favorite wavelength? I think mine is just long ... / Continue →
  • February 18, 2015
    So I guess I completely forgot about Iggy the Avatar Tattoo guy since May of 2013, but apparently he's still around, and still Avatar-ing his face off. His latest tattoo additions include getting the rest of his striped legs filled in with a lighter blue, as well as a couple c... / Continue →
  • February 4, 2015
    Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson, best known for playing Gregor "The Mountain" Clegane in HBO's Game of Thrones adaptation, just broke a 1,000-year old Viking strength record by carrying a 640 kg (~1410 pound) log across his back for five steps. According to Viking legend, the previou... / Continue →
  • January 30, 2015
    These are several videos capturing the annual migration of millions and millions of tiny red crabs across Christmas Island, near Indonesia. Once a year in October/November the entire population migrates from the forests to the coast to bang each other on the beach and make bab... / Continue →
  • January 29, 2015
    This is a tour of a Parisian apartment rendered with the Unreal Engine 4. It looks like reality. It's not though, it's just a rendering of an apartment that doesn't even exist in real life. Pretty impressive. Even more impressive? Trying to render my apartment to look real... / Continue →
  • January 14, 2015
    In there's no way my mom will ever let me play that news, this is the official gameplay trailer for the April 14th release of Mortal Kombat X. SO MUCH BLOOD. Heads getting split open, arms being ripped off -- you name it. My God, I can't wait for a friend to get this and inv... / Continue →
  • January 5, 2015
    This is a brief portrait-mode video from the Glen Afric Farm in South Africa featuring a tiger leaping for a piece of meat in slow-motion. Pretty amazing, right? Sadly, that piece of meat was Piglet. Hit the jump for the video, then let's make some really convincing tiger co... / Continue →
  • December 22, 2014
    Scientists recently discovered a new species of fish after lowering a camera and research equipment to a depth of 8,143-meters (26,716-feet, ~5.05-miles) in the Marianas Trench. This is video of that fish. It looks kind of like the ghost of a bird. And perhaps it IS the ghos... / Continue →