TO INFINITY AND BEYOND
The End Is Nigh: Boston Dynamics’ Atlas Humanoid Robot Does Parkour
Like I needed a reminder that robots can and will hunt me down given the opportunity, this is the latest video from harbingers of the robot apocalypse Boston Dynamics starring their Atlas humanoid robot performing a little parkour. So, if you were wondering if you could out-parkour a killer robot
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Woman Drives Up Ramp To Back Of Delivery Truck
Presumably having watched one too many episodes of Knight Rider, this is some security cam footage of a woman driving up the rear ramp of a food delivery truck. I think what happened was that, seeing her lane was blocked, she wanted to merge into the left lane without having
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Stunning LEGO Ideas Coral Reef Build
This is the absolutely stunning LEGO great coral reef built by LEGO maniac Kris Kelvin that’s up for voting on the LEGO Ideas website with the hope it gets the requisite 10,000 votes for LEGO to consider it for production. Just look at that thing! So many unique pieces. I
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First Person POV Ride Down A “Beyond Expert” Mountain Bike Trail
This is a video of mountain biker and Youtuber Ddangerous Ddave (presumably also known as double-double D) attacking a “beyond expert” level trail at Iron Mountain near Merritt, British Columbia. It looks intense. For reference, I am not a mountain biker, I’m just a regular biker. As in I ride
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Brass Band Covers Nirvana’s ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’
This is a video of New York City musical trio Too Many Zooz covering Nirvana’s ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’ with their own brassy twist. There’s also a little percussion action courtesy of a one-man band style drumkit reminiscent of the one Bert plays on his back in Mary Poppins. If
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1,914 HP Electric Supercar Sets New 1/4 Mile World Record For Fastest Production Car
This is a video of the folks from Youtube channel DragTimes setting a new 1/4 mile world record time by a production car, speeding a new Rimac Nevera all-electric quad motor car across the line in a blistering 8.582-seconds, reaching 167.51MPH in the process. For reference, I can’t even drive
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One Armed Man Cosplays As Gun-For-Arm Movie Character On Subway
This is a short video of a one armed man cosplaying as a sort of bloodied Terminator-esque gun-armed character on the subway, much to the surprise of everyone who sees him. Nobody seems particularly concerned though, presumably because if a gun-armed Terminator ever gets this close to you, you’ve already
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A US Map Of The Average Morning Start Time For US Public Schools
This is a US map detailing the average morning start time for public schools by state. As you can see, after factoring in a bus ride, any state that isn’t at least healthy urine yellow is starting what would be considered by any ethics committee weighing in on the subject
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Screw This, I’m Outta Here: Woman Drives Over High Curb At Sonic Drive-In
Because what good is buying a compact crossover SUV if you can’t do a little off-roading/on-sidewalking, this is a video of a woman in a new Nissan Rogue going over a high curb at a Sonic drive-in. Some more details from the guy filming while I wish I had a
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Engineer Creates Auto-Aiming Bow And Arrow To Do All The Work For You
This is a video of engineer Shane Wighton of Youtube channel Stuff Made Here constructing and demonstrating an auto-aiming bow that does all the work for you. All you have to do is lift the bow in the general direction of the target (including launched targets, like the thrown ones
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