Whoa: Bird Murmurations Over Water Don’t Even Look Real
This is a beautiful, surprisingly low-definition video (did they text the video to Youtube and it got compressed? And does the lower quality make the shapes even more mesmerizing?) Per one particularly insightful Youtube commenter: “It would be cool it they took the shape of other animals like a rabbit
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Freaky Deaky: Half Man, Half Realistic Cake-Man In Hospital Bed
These are several shots of British rapper Slowthai as half man, half cake for the music video for his song ‘Feel Away’ (UPDATE: music video added). His face and chest are his real face and chest, but his arm and legs are realistic cakes carefully crafted by The Bakeking, Ben
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NASA Releases Footage Of Perseverance Rover’s Touchdown On Mars
This is an incredible video just released by NASA of the Perseverance Rover’s touchdown on the Martian surface via Sky Crane (a crane that holds itself aloft via rockets while it lowers its payload to the ground). Some more details while I speculate where they actually filmed this in Arizona:
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A Compilation of Bullet Trains Speeding By In The Snow
This is a compilation video from Kurihara, Japan’s Kurikoma-Kōgen railway station of bullet trains passing by at up to 200MPH in the snow. Could you imagine standing there? That would be terrifying. Especially if you were hoping to catch one of those trains. Me? I really don’t like traveling any
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View From Behind A Frozen Waterfall
This is a video from the arctic tundra that is Cloverdale, Indiana of Cataract Falls following a “freezing cold winter blast.” Did you know cataract is another name for a large waterfall? I did not, I assumed these falls were named for somebody’s grandma’s vision. Still — where was all
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Needs More Practice: Extinguishing Candles With Nunchucks
This is a video of a woman demonstrating her nunchucking skills by attempting to extinguish a row of candles with a horizontal swing. She gets all but two out on her first pass (although it looks like they were all out momentarily), then finishes them off with her second. Like,
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2.415 Miles: Guy Sets Record For Longest Distance Walked Barefoot On LEGO Bricks
In what the hell is wrong with you news, this is a video of competitive eater L.A. Beast setting a new Guinness World Record for further distance walked barefoot on LEGO bricks, with an incredibly painful 3,886.20-meters (12,750-feet, ~2.4148-miles, beating the previous record set by barefoot marathon runner Sonny Molina
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Guys Create Beer Bottle Luge Track Out Of Snow
Because where there’s a beer, there’s a way, this is a video of a guy delivering a cold one to his buddy a little distance down the mountain via the beer bottle luge they packed and carved out of snow. His buddy then uses a snow shovel to pop the
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