Saturday, October 27, 2012

DIY: How to make a flaming Halloween pumpkin

Fire makes everything better, would`nt you agree? If you want to add some flair to your jack-o-lantern or just dress up your Halloween display watch this video for full instructions on how to make a flaming pumpkin. Note: it`s fire, so be careful.

dead easy

This is the hexaflexagon burrito, or the Flex Mex

Mathematic sculptures are a beautiful thing, especially when they`re edible. Watch as if by magic as  ingredients are folded into the structure of this odd shaped burrito, its Science at its most fun and tasty. Like math and mexican food?, well then this is right up your alley. Messy? sure, nerdy? yes! The ultimate math and science nerd`s burrito.

somebody take my money

Friday, October 26, 2012

Deflecting Asteroids with paintballs

This from MIT:

"In the event that a giant asteroid is headed toward Earth, you'd better hope that it's blindingly white.

Drones now equipped with EMP weapons

This is CHAMP. CHAMP is not your run of the mill UAV, you see CHAMP is a drone equipped with an EMP weapon.

Eerie short about a stranded astronaut

SEED (2012) Short Film from Tyson Wade Johnston on Vimeo.

Cool 12 minute short entitled "Seed", here`s the official synopsis:

Thursday, October 25, 2012

Watch a creepy short film about disembodied limbs

The Origin of Creatures from floriskaayk on Vimeo.

This one`s called The Origin of Creatures. Here`s the official synopsis:

Watch this magician sneeze his head off

Watch as Magician Rich Ferguson doing a Halloween head drop trick on the streets of his home town San Luis Obispo.

Meet DARPA`s new rescuebot

In this video, the Pet-Proto, a predecessor to DARPA's Atlas robot, is confronted with obstacles similar to those robots might face in the DARPA Robotics Challenge (DRC).

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

One very muddy takeoff

Imagine being in this plane during takeoff? It would definitely be an nerve wracking moment! Occurred at an airport in a small Russian town.

Tuesday, October 23, 2012

Monday, October 22, 2012

Civil war cannon vs car

Ever wanted to see the outcome of a civil war cannon firing a cannon ball at a car, how about in slow motion?

The good stuff starts at 1:45

Sunday, October 21, 2012

Iron Man 3 teaser

From the official synopsis:

Marvel Studios' Iron Man 3 pits brash-but-brilliant industrialist Tony Stark/Iron Man against an enemy whose reach knows no bounds.