This is a video of Round Table, a kinetic sculpture created by South Korean artist U-ram Choe, where 18-headless straw figures appear to squat and stand to balance a single rubber band “head” on the table atop their backs, and prevent it from rolling off. Wow. Wow wow wow. This
This is a compilation video of young Deccan demonstrating his extreme skill with a hockey stick and ball or puck, making a bunch of ridiculously impressive trick shots. Sadly, Deccan was diagnosed with Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DND) at the age of 3, and could be in a wheelchair as young
These are a couple videos of people who have attached cordless drills to the player rods of foosball tables and play with the press of a trigger instead of the flick of a wrist. It’s basically just a giant spinning mess. I’m sorry, but I have no tolerance for spinners,
This is a video from a recent Indiana State vs Iowa college baseball game in which an Indiana State outfielder pretends to catch a Iowa batter’s home run ball, convincing him enough that the hitter stops running and begins to walk off the field. As he does, his teammates urge
This is a video of who I assume is a highly sought after circus performer bouncing a ball up a series of platforms and into a goal using only their feet. That is impressive. I was about to attempt the same thing myself before I realized if I got down
This is a video of pro golfer Jeff Hayden Buckley sinking a hole in one on the Waterworld themed 17th at the Players Championship in Ponte Verda Beach, Florida over the weekend. That’s cool. Unfortunately for him, Hayden was cut from the tournament with a +3. Now I don’t know
This is a video of builder John Malecki upcycling an old ping pong table with a custom swinging pendulum paint job, which he then tops with a coat of clear epoxy. The finished product is stunning, and I would happily backspin some balls across that thing. Or play beer pong.
Marble machines: I’ve been making them since my age was in the low single digits. Granted those were all made out of children’s wooden blocks and the marble usually got stuck somewhere I couldn’t see, but I consider myself an expert on the subject nonetheless. This is a very impressive