It’s not confined to the NFL, you know:
Archive for the ‘Cool Video’ category
Via Slate, I came across this little bit of video:
To this. Except you can’t. No selfie you will ever take can trump what Steven Keating achieved:
[Warning: not (to me) gross stuff in the video below. But graphic. Front row seats and all that.]
I love the utter commitment to the prinicple that more knowledge — even tough truths — is always better than less.
Consider this a valentine to your afternoon, in celebration of the first truly warm day of this too-long postponed spring in your humble blogger’s neck of the woods.
Have some brain-food-fun this a.m., courtesy of a friend of mine, Ben Lillie, recovering physicist and the man behind the lovely Story Collider effort. Here he gives a TEDx talk on element number 3, lithium, an audio essay ranging from Evanescence (the band, not the property) to the universe and back to human nature. Enjoy:
Via Twitter buddy @AstroKatie, I find this:
Now, I’m not actually going to pony up five Benjamins for a rumba dancing robot spider, but the idea that it exists does make me smile.
All hail our robot arachnid overlords!
Via BoingBoing, I came across a clip in which the Stephen Fry demonstrates how to get an idiot to hoist himself on his own petard: