Skydiver Has a Close Brush With Meteorite [video]

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 the air after its light goes out. The event happened back in 2012.

PullClean Door Handle Includes Instant Hand Sanitizer to Ease Your Worries

People in public restrooms will often try several methods to open the door without having to touch the handle. The handles are, of course, considered a breeding ground for germs and a good number would prefer not to touch them. PullClean door handle with instant hand sanitizer intends to be a solution to that, especially in environments like hospitals.

Lava From Mount Etna Used to Craft Furniture

After an eruption of Mount Etna last year, Sicilian duo Simone Farresin and Andrea Trimarchi of Formafantasma decided to experiment with the cooled lava and the shapes it could be molded into. Terming Mount Etna as a “mine without miners – it is excavating itself to expose its raw materials,” the duo collected the cooled lava as solidified dark grey basalt rock.

Slow Life: A Macrophotography Timelapse of Coral, Sponges and Marine Life

Slow Life is a beautiful look in macrophotography at the growth of marine life like coral and sponges. Created by University of Queensland PhD student Daniel Stoupin, the video was made using more than 150,000 photographs. The photographs were initially captured to study various elements of coral and sponge behavior, and after some months the photographer realized the images could be used to show the beauty of microscopic reef “landscapes.”

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Katana iPhone Holder

It is well documented that function and ease of use can very well take a backseat on account of badassery. Now the Katana Hilt iPhone Holder might not be the easiest to use products around; but dammit you get to carry the phone around like a katana. That is so totally badass. The idea is currently only a concept from Japanese designer Kengo Maeda for GOES Inc. Well if the Banana iPhone case can exist, we see no problem with the Katana making its appearance.