Timelapse Of Monarch Butterfly Emerging From Chrysalis
I’m sure this has been documented countless times, but the process of metamorphosis never ceases to amaze me. I remember in first grade we had a monarch butterfly kit in the classroom and watched them morph from caterpillars to chrysalises (did you know when a monarch caterpillar is hanging upside
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Plague Doctor’s Impressive Contact Ring Juggling Routine
Because sometimes even doctors need a side hustle, this is a video of Tokyo, Japan based wind-up powered plague doctor and performance artist PESTRiCA (links to Instagram) doing a little bit of contact ring juggling. Impressive, I especially liked the part starting around 3:00 that eventually sees all eight rings
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Precious Moments: Woman In Kangaroo Onsie Teaches Orphaned Joey How To Hop
This is a video of a joey at the Nashville Zoo that was kicked out of its mom’s pouch and orphaned because 2020 has no limits in its cruelty, learning how to hop thanks to a surrogate human mother in a kangaroo onesie. So, uh, how does a person get
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Man Uses Artificial Intelligence System To Create 3,000 New Pokemon Sprites
Pocket monsters: there can never be enough of them. And now programmer Matthew Rayfield has created 3,000 more using language-based artificial intelligence models. Some more information about what he did while I choose Pikachu but we still lose the battle anyways because he didn’t choose me and a solid relationship
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Turn Almost Any Object Into An Analog Clock With The Stretch Clock
This is the $35 Stretch Clock available for preorder from almost object (shipping April 2021, if there IS an April 2021), a large rubber band with the workings of an analog clock attached along its length with the numbers 3 and 9 printed to the sides (with 12 and 6
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Dog Performs Clever ‘I Didn’t Already Eat My Treat’ Trick
Tricks: they come in all shapes and sizes. Enter this videothis is a video of a golden retriever eating the treat that its owner places on the table, going to the treat drawer, replacing the treat on the table, closing the drawer, then waiting for its owner to come back
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Don’t Tell My Aunt: The 60-Wine Bottle Christmas Tree
Because nothing quite captures the essence of a Christmas holiday like drunk family members fighting with one another over politics/long-standing family feuds/who farted, this is a wine bottle Christmas tree. The tree holds 60 bottles of argument fuel and costs $300 on Amazon. Although I’m pretty sure it’s actually intended
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Diver Discovers Transparent Fish-Like Creature
Since under the sea never fails to deliver the freaky deaky, this is a video from a diver exploring the waters off Gozo, Malta, who happened to swim across this transparent fish-like creature. In the diver’s own words while I call Ariel pretending to be King Triton, who got hit
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