Note: Video is not for the easily motion sick. This is a first person POV video from a projectile launched by SpinLaunch, an upstart company that aims (for the heavens!) to shoot small satellites and other space-bound equipment into the atmosphere using a giant centrifuge (aka suborbital mass accelerator). The
This will probably be the last time I post this because I’m currently sitting at the last rest stop/bar before a long space journey, but if you want to contribute some gas money to keep this spaceship afloat as we cruise through the vastness of space and internet, you can
Five college friends in Arizona launched a GoPro into space via weather balloon from the rim of the Grand Canyon, planning to track its location when it returned to earth via an attached phone’s GPS. Unfortunately, at some point during its 1 hour 38 minute trip to an altitude of
This is a video of a young deer reaching for the stars and appearing to do a little airwalking in the middle of an absolutely massive leap. Is it an airbender? Maybe. I mean that was one hell of a jump. What is this, the X Games? Because that had
So I’m back from a self-imposed 35 day stint in rehab with no internet or smartphone access (I was allowed three 5-minute landline calls a week). The first three weeks felt like a 21-day panic attack but in the end it was just what I needed to really work on
Water sports: hands down the wettest of all sports. This is a video of a guy making a little wave ramp for himself with his jet-ski, then casually performing a low-speed double backflip after launching off of it. Damn, if I were a mermaid I would definitely be throwing my
SPOILER: Like you’re standing still. This is a video from a Mercedes C-class cabriolet going between 70km/h – 80/km/h (~44MPH – 50MPH) on Germany’s Autobahn repeatedly getting passed by a Mercedes AMG E63 S Wagon gunning it up to 332km/h (~206MPH). There’s also footage from the Wagon’s point of view.
This is short clip of kitesurfer Reno Romeu launching over a peninsula on the coast of Arubinha, Brazil. One second he’s on one side, and a very brief time later, he’s on the other. Obviously, I plan on doing the same thing, except ALL THE WAY OVER THE WIDTH OF