September 2011 Archives
An excellent advertising concept here, to raise awareness of the new movie 'Contagion' - very clever.
Who could believe that pouring tea could need so much skill?
Solar flares are in the news a lot at the moment - but do you know how big they really are?
The world's largest water balloon fight took place earlier this year:
Despite the NSFW domain name, F*ck Yeah Headlines is a safe for work genius site where an artist willfully misinterprets the day's news...
Another movie mash-up, how many can you name?
Would this actually hurt? Underwater boxing, apparently from 1939.
These works of art, using long exposure and a simple light source are genius. Check out the whole flickr stream here:
A great video here showing the change of London fashion from the last 100 years, some of us are still stuck somewhere around the one minute mark...
A real surfeit of lampreys here, watch their reaction when they're confronted with the stench of lamprey-death...
More information than you ever thought necessary on the history of, and how to make, a toilet roll...
I want one. This rug-maker uses Google Earth to create his patterns...
A wonderful piece of General Ignorance here - Richard Hammond tells us where exactly is the best place to look for the fastest living thing on the planet...
Nature is extraordinary, did you know that volcanoes can blow smoke rings?
How about a video of the world's greatest yoyo champion?