Entries Tagged as 'holy f#ck!'

Monday, August 21st, 2017

The Employment—A Poignant Short Film About Work Culture

This seven-minute animated short, handpainted with watercolors, is titled El Empleo (“The Employment”) and captures contemporary notions of productivity through the life of one man on his way to work. Directed by Santiago “Bou” Grasso a Santiago, Argentina, film director the piece turns the human form into lamp posts and tables and chairs.

Saturday, August 19th, 2017

Is The Koala The Most Stupid Animal in The World?

We all know that dolphins are clever, octopuses are intelligent and dogs are pretty smart. But what is the most stupide animal in the world? Could it be the cuddly, loveable koala? Say it ain’t so you probably think because, well, it’s too adorable—but this video sets out the case for why that might be [...]

Friday, August 18th, 2017

Game of Thrones Loot Train Attack

In a recent episode of Game of Thrones fans got to see Daenerys riding Drogon into battle against the Lannister army, including Jamie Lannister as they were taking their haul from the sacking of Highgarden back to King’s Landing. It was an epic battle with Daenerys’ dragons laying waste to scores of soldiers by turning [...]

Thursday, August 17th, 2017

ElectroBOOM Explains the Science Behind the Railgun—and then Makes One

A railgun like those being researched by the US Navy uses a form of electromagnetic energy to hurl projectiles at speeds exceeding Mach 7. As you can imagine they’re pretty dangerous so the perfect weapon for YouTube channel ElectroBOOM (aka Mehdi Sadaghdar) to make then. After explaining how they work, Sadaghdar sets about building one.

Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

When Your Pet Kangaroo Is Your Best Friend

In Australia everyone has a pet kangaroo, and Aussie comedian Jackson O’Doherty shows the sorts of enrichment they can bring to people’s lives in this video. Because not only does O’Doherty have a pet kangaroo but his roo, or joey as its a baby and is called Damien, is also his best friend and they [...]

Monday, August 14th, 2017

Why Hot Tubs Are Gross

Nothing’s sexier than a hot tub, right? It’s a place where people go to strip off their clothes and inhibitions and party like Bacchanalian revellers in a swimsuit—except, as well as all those lithe young bodies in the water, there’s also bacteria, fungi, fecal matter, dead skin, the remains of pus-filled blisters and other icky [...]

Sunday, August 13th, 2017

Free Runner Jason Paul Parkours Through Airport to Catch a Flight

Chances are there’s been some time in your life where you’ve been late for a flight and had to make a mad dash through the airport to get to the departure gate. But you’ve never done it like Jason Paul before, because Paul is a professional free runner and you’ll be in awe as you [...]

Friday, August 11th, 2017

Introducing UniVRsity: The Virtual Reality College Experience

There’s no doubt that college can be a great time in a person’s life, but it can also be expensive and you have to move somewhere else and things don’t always work out exactly as planned when you get there. You know, you think you’re going to be partying every night but you end up [...]

Thursday, August 10th, 2017

Game of Thrones — How to Evoke Emotion

In this video from Lessons from the Screenplay the channel looks at how Game of Thrones manages to evoke such strong emotional reactions from its audience. In particular it looks at the episode Battle of the Bastards where bastard Jon Snow took on bastard Ramsay Bolton, showing how every scene has a compelling value transition.

Tuesday, August 8th, 2017

What’s It’s Like to Fly in First Class

Ever wondered what’s it’s like in first class but can’t afford the air fare? Well now you can because YouTuber Casey Neistat takes a first class flight to Germany using Lufthansa airlines, filming the experience so we can all live vicariously through him. It’s an eye opener and Neistat details everything from the first class [...]

Sunday, August 6th, 2017

Will a Walmart Huffy Survive a Downhill Mountain Bike Trail?

Pro downhill mountain bike racer Phil Kmetz decides to take Walmart’s affordable Huffy Carnage Mountain Bike through its paces, by taking it for a spin on the Hawleywood Jump trail at the Thunder Mountain Bike Park in Charlemont, Massachusetts. Walmart mountain bikes are not made for downhill MTB trails, so will it survive the test? [...]

Saturday, August 5th, 2017

Ultimate Close Calls and Near Misses Fail Compilation

Sometimes things get too close for comfort, like narrowly avoiding getting hit by a train, or slipping from a ledge and finding your footing at the last moment. Well, this compilation is full of just those times, the moments when afterwards you release a sigh of relief or try to keep your cool because you [...]