Flipbooks by artist Juan Fontanive are incredible, not only are the animations beautiful, but the underlying mechanism is pretty darn sweet. The artist makes these mechanisms by recycling and repurposing parts from old bicycles and clocks. Then comes along the process of hand drawing, painting, and screen printing the images. Several of these display birds […]
It’s so meta. Firemen, water hose, and a hovercraft.
Once upon a time, the Walkman was the cool music device that everybody wanted, and carried with them. Now they are technological dinosaurs with people having no idea what they were good for. We haven’t seen a walkman in years, and most of the kids, have not seen one ever. To think, it has been […]
Candidates get interviewed for a job position advertised over the internet and newspapers. Twenty four candidates who applied for the “world’s toughest job” realized in the interview that they would be working 365 days a year, non stop, and without rests, breaks, or vacation. All for no pay. None of the applicants really wanted the […]
You have probably noticed there are a hell lot of characters to keep track of in Game of Thrones. Probably way more than the monkeysphere would allow a regular human to keep track of.
The video points out locations of different accents in the British Isles. It is a short video, but is quite a tour of the numerous accents you would find on that relatively small geographic area.
Damn English, you cray cray. The video takes a look at several written words and their pronunciation, showing how spoken English can be oh so different than written words.
One thing I can tell you about Elastika, that girl is resourceful. Also, she has brought office supplies to their most useful ever since they were invented. The stop motion animation is the work of French filmmaker Guillaume Blanchet. via
The honest trailer for Game of Thrones you’ve always wanted. Plus it’s a good recap for the previous three seasons, right before you jump to season 4.
Speaking in simple terms, this dude falling from the sky was nearly hit by a rock falling from the sky. For anyone keeping count, the chance of something like this happening is super rare, so rare that according to geologist Hans Amundsen, this is the first time ever that a meteorite has been filmed in […]