Because Mother Nature’s freaky-deakiness knows no bounds, this is a short clip of a scorpion with a backful of newborns glowing under blacklight. Why do scorpions glow under blacklight? Scientists still aren’t sure — some speculate it helps them find each other or attract prey. Others believe that they glow
Remember when James of Youtube channel The Action Lab painted an entire room with the blackest black paint to see what it would look like? I hope so, it was like a week and a half ago. I mean we don’t all have to be elephants, but it would be
This is a photo of a single atom as captured by scientist David Nadlinger. The photo, which David very cleverly titled ‘Atom In An Ion Trap’, features a strontium atom (with 38 protons and a diameter of a few millionths of a millimeter) visible in the very center of the
Because it’s important to let people know you’re constantly on the verge of death, these are the personalized glowing life bar pins made and sold by Etsy shop CriticalHitShop ($30 apiece, or 3 for $60). Available in full life, mostly alive, and mostly dead varieties, they can also be customized
This is ‘The Star Catcher,’ an orbit juggling (“orbiting” — aka ball-on-string juggling) routine choreographed and performed by Daniel Rosenfeldt in an old Swedish castle. So, if you were wondering if juggling routines had names now, the answer is yes. Joking aside, his routine really is impressive, and there’s no
These are several shots of the ‘Ring Of Fire’ resin rings produced by Etsy shop Apollo’s Rings. The $60 finger candy is made with two different types of glow powder that, after being exposed to a UV light source like the sun, make them appear to glow like molten lava.