This is a 12-year timelapse packed into just 7 seconds of four planets orbiting star HR 8799, some 133.3 lightyears (40.9 parsecs, like that’ll make it much more relatable) from earth. HR 8799, located in the constellation of Pegasus, is about 1.5 times as large as our own sun, and
This is a timelapse video of a skinned watermelon speeding from beautiful Picnictown to Puke City, USA over the course of two minutes. In real-time Youtuber Photo Owl Time Lapse let nature take its course over 33 days, with most of the decomposition happening by day six, and the melon
This is a timelapse video of yesterday’s total lunar eclipse (aka blood moon) as captured by astrophotographers Astrofalls and Clanger_Mcbanger (great name) from Ironwood National Forest in Arizona. Total lunar eclipses are called blood moons because of their red hue, due to the only sunlight reaching the moon having passed
Because plants are much more dynamic than a lot of people give them credit for, this is a timelapse video of group of tropical houseplants (I could name them all if you want me to) moving over the course of 24 hours. Look at them go! One minute they’re there,
This is a timelapse video documenting the manufacture of a Porsche 911 GT3 from Porsche’s Exclusive Manufaktur division. The car takes two days to build, with more than 1,500 employees involved with fitting the vehicle with all its components. The Porsche GT3 starts at $161,100, although a custom paint color
This is an absolutely stunning (I love nature) timelapse of various species of Echinopsis cacti displaying their brief annual blooms, most of which last only a single night. Very cool. Me? I’m more into tropical plants and bromeliads, but running in plant circles I know a lot of cactus people
This is an absolutely stunning 4K timelapse of the aurora borealis above Fort Yukon, Alaska as captured by Vincent Ledvina over the course of eight nights and 8,000 photographs. Damn, I really need to go see those lights in person. AND convince my girlfriend it’s all a magic show I’m
This is a year’s worth of photos (a respectable 5TB worth) starring nine different varieties of mushrooms growing like alien boners as captured and turned into a 3-minute macro timelapse by Youtuber Another Perspective. Hey, everybody needs hobbies. Mine are pissing off my neighbors and running from the police. YOLO.