What Door Will The Ball Hit?: A Rube Goldberg Machine Guessing Game
This is ‘What Door Will The Ball Hit?’, a fun video created by Rube Goldberg machine aficionado and Youtuber Joseph’s Machines. If the title wasn’t hint enough, it’s your job to guess what door the ball will hit in increasingly complex Rube Goldberg machines. There’s also one round each of
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Um, Do You Know What You’re Doing?: Hot Air Balloon Barely Clears Roadway
This is a short video from a motorist in the Netherlands, who witnessed a hot air balloon just barely clearing the roadway during what I can only assume was an eventual rendezvous with some power lines. Does the pilot even know what they’re doing? Is there even a such thing
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Playing Tug-O-War With An Octopus Over A GoPro
This is a video of a diver playing tug-o-war with an octopus off the coast of Mandelieu-la-Napoule, France over the diver’s GoPro and tripod. Clearly, the octopus tried to invoke the law of finders keepers, but the diver wasn’t having it, and, after a fairly intense battle of tug-o-war, the
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I’m Floating Jack!: Virgin Galactic Unveils Spaceship Interior
This is a video unveiling the interior of the Virgin Galactic SpaceshipTwos the company plans to use to send rich people briefly into space, to the tune of around $250,000+ per ticket. Will that include complimentary beverage service? It better. Also, where’s the bed? I thought the whole purpose of
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Dog Balances Shot Glass Pyramids On Head While Pushing Self On Skateboard
This is a video of the very talented Rush balancing two shot glass pyramids (technically shot plastic pyramids) on a board on his head while pushing himself on a skateboard. While undeniably impressive, I can’t help but feel there’s got to be a better way for bars to provide contact-free
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Guessing Everyday Objects Shot In Macro Mode
This is a video from Youtuber Macrofying of a bunch of everyday objects first viewed super close up in macro mode, then quickly zoomed out to reveal their more familiar nature. Some were easy to guess, some were hard to guess, and some I’m not convinced were the same objects
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Awww: Penguins Chasing Bubbles At The Zoo
In other bird news, this is a video of penguins at the Newquay Zoo in Cornwall, England chasing bubbles blown from a bubble machine that was donated by someone. First of all, who donates a bubble machine? That’s something you keep until you die and then are buried with. Secondly,
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Parrot Quickly Solving Geometric Shape Puzzle
This is a video of a red-and-green macaw (aka green-winged macaw) making short work of a geometric shape puzzle and proving, at least in my mind, that this bird is definitely smarter than my nephew, who would have undoubtedly been trying to eat those pieces. Now watch — five…four…three…two…*sees sister
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