This Brazilian strongman knows how to handle a car parked in a bike lane. YouTube link (via Neatorama) The Presurfer
image credit: Raymond Bucko Death could take you at any time, so it is always a good idea to have some instructions in place for how you would like to be buried.
Given the prevalence of mobile phones in today's modern society, dropping a phone down the toilet is probably most people's worst nightmare.
image credit Don your leather jacket and fedora, strap on a satchel, and get that bullwhip cracking: It's time to explore the mythical intersection of Hollywood fantasy and real-world discovery.
Daredevil Gregg Godfrey jumped his semi-truck 166 feet to set a new world record and beat the previous record by more than 100 feet during the festivities at Evel Knievel Days in Butte, Montana, USA.
image credit Inflatables are good for more than just pool toys and camping beds - they also come in the form of giant tentacles springing from open windows, the world's largest rubber duck and gigantic piles of crap.
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image credit: s58y Think of the firefly abdomen like a black box of bioluminescence. For around 60 years, scientists have known what basic ingredients go into the box - things like oxygen, calcium, magnesium, and a naturally occurring chemical called luciferin.
Ever wondered what the most successful fictional company would be? Here's an infographic about the world's richest companies that don't actually exist.
What do machines sing of? is a fully automated machine, which endlessly sings number-one ballads from the 1990s.
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Many people could tell you what the stars and stripes represent on the flag of the USA, or why the Canadian flag is emblazoned with a maple leaf.
image credit Great Expectations begins when a boy named Pip encounters an escaped convict in a graveyard.
After three weeks of hard training the sugar addicted and not so thin astronaut is ready to discover the universe.
image credit: liz west A mossarium is a container in which moss is grown. Mossariums are simple, low maintenance and fun.
Until the middle of the 19th century, ships were almost always launched stern-first, the way they had been for thousands of years.
image credit Vimeo Buried deep inside the Indonesian jungle is a very odd structure, shaped like a giant chicken.
Using a simple yet evocative narrative this film explains the causes and effects and asks the question, 'What's the air quality like where you are today?
Designed in a way that makes cages (almost) obsolete, the BioParc in Valencia, Spain allows an unobstructed view of the animals, and lets you get close to them...
image credit Here are 56 events of the coolest, greatest, and most important musical moments in the history of the modern six-string.