In nightmare news, this is a video of thrill-seeker and claustrophobe Dara Tah and friends braving some of the tightest navigable caverns in in the world, the Ogof Y Daren Cilau cave system in Wales. In the ten hour journey (thankfully edited to eight and a half minutes here), the
Presumably in a bid to prove that the story of Jonah and the Whale could have really happened, these are a couple videos from Avila Beach, California where kayakers Julie McSorley and Liz Cottriel almost get swallowed by a humpback whale breaching while catching fish. Man…that must have been exhilarating.
This is a video of sculptor Steven Richter sculpting a Freddy Krueger bust over a plastic skeleton armature, then melting the whole thing with a heat gun. Like a Snickers when you’re hungry, it was very satisfying. Unlike a Snickers, this video wasn’t 280 calories and 25% my recommended daily
This is a 12-minute claustrophobic compilation of spelunkers squeezing themselves through incredibly tight spots underground, complete with an audio track that doesn’t make things any better. It all looked like a nightmare to me. I mean anybody who would do this — there has to be something fundamentally wrong with
This is a video of some lunatic taking a trip through a natural siphon created in the rocks of a river. Who was the first person to try this? How did they know they would fit? Honestly, I half expected this guy to never reappear, just push the dead body