Humanoid Robot With Realistic Facial Expressions
Seen here being powered by what appears to be a Bose brand arc reactor, this is a video of Engineered Arts’ Ameca humanoid robot demonstrating its eerie ability to make realistic human facial expressions. Ameca was “designed to improve human-robot interaction, and as a vehicle for AI technology,” which I
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Clever Airport Baggage Carousel Makes Luggage Wait Its Turn To Ride
This is a video of a baggage carousel at Singapore’s Changi Airport that can identify when a piece of luggage is passing and makes incoming bags wait their turn to drop onto the conveyor to prevent potential pile-ups. Clever. Granted I didn’t know baggage pile-ups were an issue, but I
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Natural History Museum’s Animatronic T-Rex Gets A Holiday Sweater
Because nothing says Happy Holidays like a t-rex in a Christmas sweater, the Natural History Museum in London had holiday sweater maker British Christmas Jumpers create this giant sweater for its resident animatronic t-rex. Some more info about the jumper while I request a similar one to show off my
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Soccer Player’s Recent Olímpico Goal (Untouched Score From A Corner Kick)
These are a couple different angles of Juventes winger Juan Cuadrado scoring an Olímpico during the team’s recent win over Genoa. For those unfamiliar, an Olímpico (Olympic goal) is a score from a corner kick without making contact with any other player — you just curve the ball right on
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Professional Skydiver Proposes To Girlfriend After Pulling Chute
This is a video of a professional skydiver jumping tandem with his girlfriend and proposing to her after pulling the chute with the ring he’s been holding between his teeth the entire time. It’s very sweet. Granted, it’s hard to say no to someone who could cut the cords and
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Hypnotizing Glow-In-The-Dark Pendulum Waves
Because physics are fun, this is a video of science experimenter NightHawkInLight creating a glow-in-the-dark pendulum swing using metal nuts (like Optimus Prime’s) covered in fluorescent paint and hanging from different lengths of wire under a blacklight. The results are hypnotizing, and I wouldn’t be the least bit surprised if
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Awww: Cats Turn Plant Shelves Into Bunk Beds
In if it fits, I sits news, this is a video of two cats who have turned their owner’s new plant shelves into bunk beds. I love bunk beds. Except when I roll out of them in the middle of the night. Also, you can’t really complain about your cats
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Son Provides Trombone Sound Effects For Mom
This is a video of trombonist (I’m maturing) Peet Montzingo harassing his mom with his playing, always there to provide some trombone sound effects to her life. It’s all great, but my favorite was the sad trombone he played when she dropped the bag of bagels out of the fridge.
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