## Codebreakers have finally cracked the Zodiac killer's cypher

After 50 years, three amateur codebreakers managed to crack the Zodiac Killer's unsolved 340-character cipher. They made a breakthrough on December 3rd and then by December 5th...
December 14, 2020

## Step-by-step breakdown of how to paint a selfie girl with math

This is a video of mathematical artist Inigo Quilez breaking down how he made a procedurally generated graphic of a girl taking a selfie. Even if you...
December 1, 2020

## This guy built a ride that takes 10^20k years to complete in 'Roller Coaster Tycoon 2'

YouTuber Marcel Vos built this "impossible maze" in Roller Coaster Tycoon 2 that takes 6.6*10^19,758 years to complete. If you don't understand how big that number is,...
August 4, 2020

After using math to develop a backboard shape that would guide the majority of shots into the basket, Youtuber Stuff Made Here just wasn't satisfied with the...
May 11, 2020

## Guy Creates Curved Basketball Backboard That Makes The Majority Of Shots

This is a video of builder of things Shane Wighton of Youtube channel Stuff Made Here constructing a curved basketball backboard that directs the majority of shots...
April 22, 2020

## Happy Little Lessons: Woman Teaching Logarithms In The Style Of Bob Ross

This is a video of physics, math, astronomy and nature enthusiast Toby 'Tibees' teaching a lesson about logarithms in the style of Bob Ross. Was it effective?...
September 19, 2019

## Surprisingly Fascinating: Mathematicians Discuss Using The World's Best Chalk

This is a video of a variety of mathematicians discussing their use of Hagoromo brand chalk. First they talk about why it's such an amazing blackboard chalk,...
May 7, 2019

## And They Said It Couldn't Be Done: Woman Successfully Folds Piece Of Paper In Half 12 Times

This is a video highlighting the work of Britney Gallivan, who recently set the Guinness World Record for number of times a piece of paper was folded...
November 29, 2018

## Man Builds Functional Calculator Using Coasters Inside RollerCoaster Tycoon 2

This is a video demonstration of the functional calculator that Marcel Voss built inside RollerCoaster Tycoon 2. Unlike me, the machine can add or multiply any two...
August 1, 2018

## A Four-Way Tetrahedral Rack Gearset That Works

This is a video of Youtuber Henry Segerman demonstrating the 'mathematical art' four-way tetrahedral rack gearset he designed and had 3-D printed by Shapeways (you can get...
June 29, 2018

## Timelapse Of A Giant Geometric Full Back Tattoo Getting Inked

This is a timelapse video of a large geometric full back tattoo being inked by artist LEWISINK of France, who specializes in creating geometric patterns, both on...
May 17, 2018

## Optical Illusion 3-D Arrow Always Points Right (And Left In A Mirror)

This is a video demonstration (below, above is a static image unless you do a bat-spin) of a 3-D arrow optical illusion that always appears to point...
May 2, 2018

## "Alexa, What's 10 To The Power Of 308?"

This is a video of Amazon's Alexa answering 'What's 10 to the power of 308?" SPOILER IN CASE YOU FAILED MATH AS MANY TIMES AS I DID:...
May 2, 2018

## LEGO Ball Counting Machine Can Count Up To 99,999

This is a video demonstration of the LEGO ball counting machine built by Berthil van Beek that can count up to 99,999 (previously: his mesmerizing rainbow wave...
April 26, 2018

## What Was That?: A 360-Degree Pannable Video With 360-Degree Audio Of 'Peace For Triple Piano'

This is a trippy video of three piano performances that have been stitched together to form one 360-degree pannable video (complete with 360-degree audio). It's technically "a...
March 14, 2018

## Well That Was Lovely: Pi Played As A Musical Composition

This is a musical composition created using pi to the 996th decimal place. How did they make it? Let me copy/paste that for you while all the...
January 24, 2018

## The Game Of Thrones Theme Performed On Musical Calculators

Musical calculators: what are they and why do they exist? "Japan." RIGHT YOU ARE. This is a video of Youtuber It's a small world performing the Game...
January 11, 2018

## Oh, Internet: Smash Mouth's 'All Star' Performed On Two Musical Calculators

Because the internet will never stop internetting, this is a video of Smash Mouth's 1999 hit 'All Star' being performed on two musical calculators by Youtube channel...
September 26, 2017