Entries Tagged as 'cool'

Friday, May 4th, 2018

The 8 Spiders You Eat In Your Sleep Every Year

It’s an irrefutable fact of the world that every single one of us eats eight spiders a year while we sleep—but just how does that happen? Well, this video shows the science behind it, demonstrating how some you eat while sleep-eating a salad, other times it’s when you sleep-cook a tarantula.

Thursday, May 3rd, 2018

The Philosophy of Bill Murray

Bill Murray is pretty much at the stage of becoming a national treasure, he’s the type of actor that basically just plays himself in every movie. In this video Jared Bauer of Wisecrack takes a look at the iconic actor looking at his brand of deadpan comedy and how he evolved from just a goofy [...]

Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018

Watch the Excellent Utah Saints ‘Something Good’ Music Video

Back in 1992 British electronic musicians Utah Saints released their song ‘Something Good’ but it wasn’t until 2008 that it got this excellent music video courtesy of a remix. The original 1992 track was based around a sampled Kate Bush lyric from her song ‘Cloudbusting’ off her 1985 album Hounds of Love.

Tuesday, May 1st, 2018

Darth Vader VS Buzz Lightyear, the Ultimate Disney Face-Off

Now that Disney owns Star Wars, it’s high time that we saw some of their various characters from different franchises fight each other. Disney themselves are never going to sanction such a thing, so it’s been left to YouTube channel Nukazooka to present to us the ultimate Disney face-off, Star Wars Vs. Toy Story.

Monday, April 30th, 2018

Quantum Mechanics in 5 Minutes (Now with Added Ducks)

Quantum mechanics is no doubt a tricky subject to try and understand, but that doesn’t mean it can’t be condensed into a 5 minute YouTube video. Which is exactly what’s happened in this video by exurb1a, and it has the added benefit of incorporating ducks into the explanation too.

Friday, April 27th, 2018

Short Film ‘The Realest Real’ Mocks Our Social Media Age

Fashion label Kenzo commissioned this fashion film that is unlike most fashion films—directed by Carrie Brownstein, from Portlandia, it follows a woman called Abby who arrives at a weird place called the Institute of the Real and the Really Real which is like the virtual world of social media transposed to real life. For example, [...]

Thursday, April 26th, 2018

Drift Triking Down the Steepest Street in the World

Even experiencing this vicariously through he medium of an online video it’s completely terrifying and anxiety-inducing to watch—a group of people ride Drift Trikes, which are like tricycles but with a large front wheel, down the steepest street in the world, which happens to be in Christchurch, New Zealand.

Wednesday, April 25th, 2018

The Robot That Shines a Laser in Your Eye

Some people are working on robots that can go into disaster sites or nuclear meltdown areas and do valiant work that is just way too dangerous for people to do. Other people, like this guy, are creating robots that constantly and ceaselessly shines a laser in your eye. And kudos to his engineering skills, because [...]

Tuesday, April 24th, 2018

How Much Nitrous Can a Stock Engine Take?

A Chevrolet small-block engine is the unfortunate tester for YouTube channel Engine Masters to find out how much nitrous oxide power can a stock short block take with the original cast crank, rods, and pistons. Of course it doesn’t end well for the engine, but what’s bad news for the small-block is good news for [...]

Monday, April 23rd, 2018

The Ultimate Yoga Fails Compilation

Yoga is done by people as a way to release tension, get fit, and generally feel good about themselves. Unfortunately for these people it didn’t quite pan out the way they really wanted. Because instead of awakening their inner chakras and all that, they ended up getting interrupted by a pet, or having a pose [...]

Friday, April 20th, 2018

Guy Entrusts His Hand to a Robot in This Very Dangerous Knife Game

Robots are nothing if not precise, but that doesn’t mean to say you would trust one with not stabbing you through the hand if it was performing a game of five-finger fillet with an actual knife. YouTuber Irfon Automation does however, putting his faith in a Staubli TX40 Robot and his neighbor’s programming to enable [...]