Entries Tagged as 'holy f#ck!'

Friday, June 21st, 2019

Here is it, the Funniest Table Tennis Match in History

It’s gone down as a legendary game, and it featured Belgian Jean-Michel Saive and Chuang Chih-yuan battling it out in what was ultimately a farcical endurance test. Even the crowd can’t help laughing as the two duke it out. What started out as a normal game went to bizarre levels when their crazy rallies extended [...]

Wednesday, June 19th, 2019

How We’d Stop the Zombie Apocalypse

It doesn’t matter whether the zombies are in the films of George A. Romero or from the brutal world of Robert Kirkman’s Walking Dead, there is one constant—humanity takes a beating when it comes to an outbreak of flesh-eating undead monsters. In this video Dr. Stephen Morse a professor of epidemiology at Columbia University talks [...]

Tuesday, June 18th, 2019

Supercut of People Getting Drunk in Movies

Just like in real-life people love to get drunk in the movies—and this supercut by editor Robert Jones is certainly proof of that, as it features 70 scenes from both contemporary and classic films of people get wasted on the demon drink. And just like in real life chaos reigns, as they fall over, jump [...]

Monday, June 10th, 2019

The Brutal Ballet: Witness The Elegant Beauty of Muay Thai Fighting

Muay Thai is a sport with both a brutal and elegant face to it. Immensely hard punches and kicks are interspersed with carefully timed moves, so it becomes almost a dance between the two opponents. This short film puts across the pure essence of this often misunderstood sport, showcasing its beauty and grace.

Wednesday, June 5th, 2019

How To Make Latte Art Like a Trained Pro (kind of)

No doubt you’ve found yourself at a coffeeshop and ordered yourself a flat white with extra flat and you get it served up with a pretty little picture sat atop your steaming cup of joe. You’ve probably thought to yourself, I wish I could do that at home, then I’d really feel like I’ve achieved [...]

Friday, February 22nd, 2019

The Sun is Slowing Down and Here’s Why

No need to panic, but scientists have noted for some time now, decades in fact, that the outer layer of the sun is slowing down. But it’s only recently that they’ve been able to understand why this is happening—it all comes down to solar radiation, the same radiation that heats the earth, but while it [...]

Thursday, February 21st, 2019

Residents Living Permanently in Japan’s Cyber-cafes

Not matter what your living arrangements are you’re probably doing better than these people in Japan who find themselves living permanently in cyber cafes. It amounts to a space that’s a four square meter box with a screen and a computer, which is on offer 24/7 for anyone who wants it.

Tuesday, February 19th, 2019

Why Earth Is A Prison and How To Escape It

The title of this Kurzgesagt – In a Nutshell video could be a little misleading, because it’s not about how the earth is like being trapped behind steel bars for committing a crime. Instead it’s about the the effects of gravity on Earth and the video explains why it’s so hard to escape it and [...]

Thursday, February 14th, 2019

The Future of Space Telescopes

The universe is a vast and mysterious place, so vast and so mysterious that it can seem like we’re never going to understand all of it. While that may be the case, we no doubt will unlock many of its secrets and to do that humanity is going to need some seriously good technologies and [...]

Monday, January 14th, 2019

1 Million Dots Make Up This Incredible Portrait

David Bayo is a French artist, a drawer, painter, and illustrator, and this speed drawing shows off his skill. It shows Bayo working on a picture that consists of over a million dots (not sure who did the counting) to create a stunning surreal portrait. It shows a woman and an Escherian building coming from [...]

Thursday, January 10th, 2019

Night of the Living Dead and the Horrors of Copyright

Back in 1968 the late George A. Romero released his seminal zombie movie Night of the Living Dead. And with it came the birth of a whole subgenre of horror, one that is hugely popular and has spawned near endless amounts of fiction, not just in the movies, but novels, comics, and TV shows [...]