We Live Unbound

April 18, 2013

You have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something: your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. Because believing that the dots will connect down the road will give you the confidence to follow your heart, even when it leads you off the well worn path. – […]

Google Street View Hyperlapse

April 11, 2013

All Google Street View imagery captured using hyperlapse.tllabs.io Source code available at github.com/TeehanLax/Hyperlapse.js Read the full story: teehanlax.com/labs/hyperlapse/

iTunes, you did it again!

April 7, 2013

Today while downloading some podcasts over iTunes I noticed that one of them it’s more then completely downloaded 😀

The Creative Process

April 2, 2013

The Human Brain in the Age of Insight: Eric Kandel LIVE on Big Think

March 27, 2013

In his latest book The Age of Insight: The Quest to Understand the Unconscious in Art, Mind and Brain from Vienna 1900 to the Present, Nobel Prize winner Eric Kandel talks about the intersection between theories of creativity and brain science. He responds to viewer-submitted questions in this livestream interview, originally recorded on March 22, […]

Two kids play the Beatles “Let It Be” on the cello and violin

March 27, 2013

Michael Province, violinist aged 15, and Nathan Chan, cellist aged 16, jam out some good ol’ Beatles. Filmed at the Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music in Singapore.

Strawberry Smoothie

March 21, 2013

Strawberry smoothie made by me in a Saturday morning.

A simple way to not get mugged

March 18, 2013

Simple way to not get mugged Russians are scary (Dan Soder – Stand-Up 01.07.13) How not to get mugged Simple way to not get mugged

Focus on Making People Laugh, Even If You’re Bad at It

March 2, 2013

Craig Newmark, founder of Craigslist, learned an important skill when dealing with other people: try to make them laugh, even if you’re bad at it, because it distracts everyone from the negative aspects of your personality. Craig Newmark said: I’m a nerd, seriously hard-core, and sometimes that translates into being a know-it-all. People got tired […]

Push a pair of jeans to the absolute limits

February 26, 2013

And this is how to push a pair of jeans to the absolute limits

3D Fashion Photography by Matjaž Tančič

February 25, 2013

Matjaž Tančič (1982) is a Slovenian photographer of the younger generation, who lives and creates between Beijing and Ljubljana. He began his path as a photojournalist for Mladina magazine, but quickly made his way abroad – Matjaž is a graduate of the London College of Fashion.

Quadrocopter Pole Acrobatics

February 23, 2013

This video shows two quadrocopters capable of not only balancing an inverted pendulum, but also of launching it off the vehicle and catching it again.

Skrillex – Scary Monsters And Nice Sprites

February 22, 2013

Skrillex – Scary Monsters And Nice Sprites. Arranged and performed by Igor Presnyakov

Astronaut Chris Hadfield aboard the ISS sings a collaboration with the Barenaked Ladies

February 17, 2013

The Barenaked Ladies, a children’s choir, and the commander of the International Space Station. Put them together and what do you get? The first space-to-earth musical collaboration. The song, I.S.S. (Is Somebody Singing) was commissioned by CBCMusic.ca and The Coalition for Music Education with the Canadian Space Agency to celebrate music education in schools across […]

Miley Cyrus – The Backyard Sessions – “Jolene”

February 11, 2013

The “Backyard Sessions” took place earlier this summer when Miley brought her band together to perform some of her favorite songs. The last in the series is “Jolene”. Checkout the NEW MileyCyrus.com for more! Jolene Jolene, Jolene, Jolene, Jolene I’m begging of you please don’t take my man Jolene, jolene, jolene, jolene Please don’t take […]

My Recurring Dream

February 11, 2013

Director: André Chocron Producer: Andrea Ottmar

The way Richard Feynman explained science was amazing

January 29, 2013

Richard Phillips Feynman was an American theoretical physicist known for his work in the path integral formulation of quantum mechanics, the theory of quantum electrodynamics, and the physics of the superfluidity of supercooled liquid helium, as well as in particle physics (he proposed the parton model). For his contributions to the development of quantum electrodynamics, […]

What Aristotle and Joshua Bell can teach us about persuasion

January 28, 2013

Imagine you are one of the world’s greatest violin players, and you decide to conduct an experiment: play inside a subway station and see if anyone stops to appreciate when you are stripped of a concert hall and name recognition. Joshua Bell did this, and Conor Neill channels Aristotle to understand why the context mattered.

Science of Persuasion by Robert Cialdini & Steve Martin

January 22, 2013

Check out this new animation describing the Universal Principles of Persuasion based on the research of Dr. Robert Cialdini, Professor Emeritus of Psychology and Marketing, Arizona State University. Dr. Robert Cialdini & Steve Martin are co-authors (together with Dr. Noah Goldstein) of the New York Times, Wall Street Journal and Business Week International Bestseller Yes! […]

Wine Tasting with Gary Vaynerchuk & Kevin Rose

January 17, 2013

I first saw Gary Vaynerchuk in an episode of Diggnation. Diggnation is a podcast made by Kevin Rose and Alex Albrecht In this video Gary Vaynerchuk from Wine Library gives a lot of simple and very useful tips about wine. It’s an older video but you’re missing out if you didn’t watch it by now.

Live police chase… wait for it

January 16, 2013

And…. wait for it!!!!

The Highest Tides in the World!

January 11, 2013

How High are the Fundy Tides? The Bay of Fundy has the highest tides in the world, and those enormous tides alone make that the Bay of Fundy is one of the world’s greatest natural wonders. Twice everyday the bay fills and empties of a billion tonnes of water during each tide cycle—that’s more than […]

How to make your own Lego Raspberry Pi computer case

January 10, 2013

Raspberry Pi loaded with one of the many Linux operating system versions is becoming ever so popular with geeks to experiment around and come up with new DIY projects. After the much intuitive 64 ARM Raspberry Pi supercomputer by Simon Cox, this one is another interesting project which shows you how to house a Raspberry […]

Canon Cinema Primes vs. Canon L Series

January 9, 2013

This is a comparison and test shoot of Canon’s new Cinema Primes versus Canon’s revered L series still photography lenses. Shot on a Canon C300.

What the GoPro was created for

January 7, 2013

The combination of a Trombone and a GoPro produces something fantastic:

The Super Supercapacitor

December 29, 2012

Ric Kaner set out to find a new way to make graphene, the thinnest and strongest material on earth. What he found was a new way to power the world.

Contemporary Apartment in Budapest

December 18, 2012

This beautiful contemporary 200 m2 apartment with river view located on the Révész street in Budapest, Hungary, is available for sale for around $915 000.

Get to Know Chef John from Food Wishes

December 17, 2012

Chef John joins us for this edition of Meet & Eat to tell us about himself, his culinary experience, and walks us through a mahi-mahi ceviche. So give yourself a little break, it’s Friday after all, and watch this episode of Meet & Eat with the host and creator of Food Wishes. When you’re done, […]

300 films of 2012

December 17, 2012

Filmography 2012 Music: Zack Hemsey – End of an Era C2C – Down The Road Zack Hemsey – The Forgotten The Heavy – Be Mine James Vincent McMorrow – Sparrow and the Wolf Jonsi – Tornado Odesza – IPlayYouListen

Weather forecast on 21st of December 2012

December 16, 2012

Weather forecast on 21st of December 2012. This has to be real, right?

How to walk on ice

December 15, 2012

A great lesson for the winter season: How to walk on ice. Normally, when we walk, our legs’ ability to support our wright is split mid-stride. Walking this way on ice forces each leg to support the weight of the body at an angle that is not perpendicular to the surface of the ice, resulting […]

The Forty-five Degree Catch

December 12, 2012

The traditional door catch is still being used in many countries. Although simple to use, the design has two major flaws. Because of its orientation, the catch tends to get in the way and hurt people and as a result, it bends and gets deformed. The simple solution is to change the vertical hinge to […]

Beautiful moments from nature, animals, sports, and more

December 12, 2012

A video compilation with beautiful moments from nature, animals, sports, and more.

Give a little more love this Christmas

December 11, 2012

Commercial named The Journey made for John Lewis Give a little more love this Christmas

My Morning Jacket – Circuital (Live in the Bing Lounge)

December 9, 2012

My Morning Jacket with “Circuital” in the Bing Lounge, presented by Dick Hannah Dealerships. 101.9 KINK FM. Portland, OR – June 28, 2011.

Inspiring Rustic Hotel Lugar do Cotariño

December 7, 2012

In the greenest region of Galicia, Spain, in a small village, lost somewhere in Costa Da Morte, lies an enchanting traditional hotel, called Lugar do Cotariño. The historical building has been restored by the two owners, Alberto Cuervo and Julia Flores, after they fell in love with the place and decided to create a perfect […]

Angelo Badalamenti creating the Twin Peaks theme

December 7, 2012

Angelo Badalamenti describes how he came up with the theme for Twin Peaks, while David Lynch was sitting beside him. I guess this says it all. A fragment taken from the Twin Peaks series special features “Secrets from another place – creating Twin Peaks”.

What makes a hero?

December 7, 2012

What trials unite not only Harry Potter or Frodo Baggins but many of literature’s most interesting heroes? And what do ordinary people have in common with these literary heroes? Matthew Winkler takes us step-by-step through the crucial events that make or break a hero.

The End of Everything

December 3, 2012

Another good and interesting video from SciShow. This time is about the end of the world as we know it and what most likely will happen to our planet in the future.

A message from ISS to all humankind

December 2, 2012

This is a message from ISS to all humankind:

How children react when they feel that they don’t have an equal share of food

December 2, 2012

This is how children react when they feel that they don’t have an equal share of food:

Jens Risom’s Block Island Retreat

December 1, 2012

“It’s a place to be taken seriously, on the other hand it’s full of charm.” Designer Jens Risom reflects fondly on the prefab cottage that his family has enjoyed for the last 45 years, impeccable decor and all.

Bass playing machine plays Hysteria by Muse

November 30, 2012

Will this machine ever replace bass players?

I’m Retired by Peter Atencio

November 20, 2012

When a threat unlike any other we’ve seen faces the nation, the military has only one man they can turn to for help. Directed by Peter Atencio

Man & Beast

November 20, 2012

Man & Beast directed by Dante Ariola

Can nanotechnology create utopia?

November 19, 2012

Michio Kaku talking about nanotechnology. Transcript Michio Kaku: Throughout human history people have tried to create utopia, the perfect society. In fact, America, the American dream, in some sense was based on utopianism. Why do we have the Shaker movement? Why did we have the Quakers? Why did we have so many different kinds of […]

Build yourself

November 15, 2012

In the farmlands of Missouri, an unlikely Polish physicist is developing affordable, easy to build industrial machines and sharing his designs on the Internet for free.

The key to science featuring Richard and Joan Feynman

November 9, 2012

Fantastic video featuring Richard Feynman and Joan Feynman. Richard Phillips Feynman (May 11, 1918 – February 15, 1988) was an American theoretical physicist. Joan Feynman (born March 31, 1928) is an astrophysicist, and the younger sister of Richard Feynman.

In The Year 2525

November 8, 2012

In The Year 2525 Written by Rick Evans Performed by Zager & Evans