This is a video of Tom Scott and ultralight aircraft pilot Christian Moullec of FlyWithBirds flying in formation and at the same speed of a gaggle of geese. Christian started FlyWithBirds after learning about the declining population of Lesser White-fronted geese, and decided to accompany them on their migratory journey
I’m sure by now you’re all familiar with Theo Jansen’s Strandbeests, right? Giant kinetic moving sculptures that convert wind energy into movement, usually in the form of tens of walking legs? Well now Theo has introduced Strandbeest Evolution 2021, a new line of beests, some of which can take to
This is a video captured by TikTok user nahealai of a swan making a water landing, using its feet to run on the water briefly before skiing to a stop. Now I’m not sure how I expected swans to land on water, but I don’t think this was it. *shrug*
The bald eagle: AMERICA’S BIRD. And to celebrate the avian symbol of freedom, this is a video of some anglers tossing a caught fish in the air, and a bald eagle effortlessly catching it in its talons. Impressive. For reference, I can’t even catch the appetizer shrimp a chef tosses
This is a drone flythrough of Tesla’s new Giga Berlin manufacturing plant, where it’s begun production of its Model Y electric vehicles. Pretty cool. As cool as you? Nothing is as cool as you, where’d you get your jacket I want one just like it. So Tesla already have a
This is a beautifully flown drone tour of the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force’s aircraft collection on display in Dayton, Ohio. FUN FACT: That’s where my brother was born. In Dayton — not in the Air Force museum. Being born IN the museum would have been wild. Of
Because at least some people still care about us seeing a glimpse of the future before the world ends, the AirCar Prototype 1 has officially received a Certificate Of Airworthiness, and the company plans to have production models available next year. But they are going to change the name, right?
This is a video from New Zealand’s Fiordland National Parkwhere a native Kea parrot steals the GoPro that was placed out to film the birds snacking, and films its getaway. The bird eventually lands with its accomplice, and proceeds to tear off and nibble on a piece of the GoPro