Being an astronaut is cool as hell for 364 days of the year. The one day that it kind of sucks when you’re an astronaut?
Light pollution. It really screws up the view. It would be so great if the stars in the sky could still be seen over big metropolitan areas.
It’s rather simple if you have the first move. Put your mark in one corner and depending on your opponent’s next move, put your mark on another corner and you’ll be perfectly set up for a win.
SpaceX just got its first crewed spaceship contract from NASA for the Crew Dragon spacecraft and it’s set to bring us back to space on American spaceships after so many years without.
Cooking Thanksgiving dinner is already hard. There are so many dishes and only one kitchen to cook it all in, so many guests to serve and only so much time to prepare everything.
Whoa. It’s like being able to have the vision to see the hidden skeleton of the city of light. Antoine Delach’s Ghost Cell is a “stereoscopic plunge into the guts of an organic Paris seen as a cell through a virtual microscope”.
Smoke, fire, chaos. That’s what happens when a freight ship’s anchor loses control and dives straight into the ocean.
It’s not the most comprehensive look at the history of food but Mode’s video showcasing 100 years of dinner is really enjoyable to watch because it’s just pure fun to find out all the stuff, both delicious and horrific, that we used to put in our bodies.
Lightsabers are dangerous as hell. If I had access to one in this here real life, I’d be legless, armless, headless, and torsoless in less than 5 minutes.
Hollywood recycles plots and story lines all the time. The same actors and actresses and directors are put in movies over and over.
It looks like a mini-nuclear bomb, to be honest. But it’s just the result of pouring water onto an oil fire (don’t ever do that!
Poor birdie. If you ever wondered what would happen if an airplane and a bird hit each other head on, here it is.
What a view. Here’s a KC-135 Stratotanker refueling a F-15 in the air from the perspective of the air tanker.
Vortices made of flame are an awesome sight, but as this new video by the SlowMo Guys beautifully illustrates, they take on a completely new complexion when seen in slow motion.
Reams of paper make for pretty good bullet proof material. It’s just layers and layers of protection!
In-N-Out, the world’s second best fast food burger chain for anyone who eats food regularly, enjoys having good taste, and is considered a trustworthy person, has an infamous ‘secret menu’.
Wow. PlayMID’s Porta Estel·lar is a trully stunning visual light show inside an old airplane fuselage.
Boom. I remember hearing that being inside a car when it gets struck by lightning is a pretty safe place to be (as long as you don’t touch anything).
Man, Tony Hawk is 47 years old and he’s still setting the bar for skateboard tricks. Here’s the first ever horizontal loop ever skated on skateboard—as in, Hawk is spiraling parallel to the ground—and it’s crazy.
On a mountain in West Texas, a team of inventors, futurists and engineers led by Danny Hillis is busy building a clock that will last for 10,000 years.