Tag Archives: informative

Wednesday, September 18th, 2013

bohemian gravity

What do you get when you cross science with Bohemian Rhapsody? An a capella science jam called Bohemian Gravity, that’s what. [VIA]

Thursday, August 15th, 2013

the innovation of lonliness

This is an animated lecture that shares the theory that the growing popularity of social networks has people interacting less in real life and becoming more lonely. Also touches on Facebook reality vs reality – technology allows for editing and … Continue reading

Friday, June 28th, 2013

recycling: how a used bottle becomes a new one

This is a nice little informative video that reveals how that glass bottle you recycled turns into a new one.

Monday, April 29th, 2013

intro to synthesis part 1

Dean Friedman is about to give you an hour long lesson on the building blocks of sounds and synthesis – and a few jokes along the way. Part two can be found here. [VIA]

Monday, March 18th, 2013

star wars rock – adjectives

Learn about adjectives with this video that combines Star Wars and School House Rock.

Thursday, January 10th, 2013

abc of architects

This is a cute little animation that shows an alphabetical list of the most important architects and the building they are most known for.

Thursday, December 6th, 2012

a short history of the gif

This is a pretty great animated short that shows the history of the gif in appropriately cute stop motion form.

Tuesday, November 13th, 2012

the sound of flight

This is a video interview with Director Robert Zemeckis about his new film “Flight” and working with his sound team to capture the sounds used in the movie.

Friday, October 26th, 2012

how to tie a bow tie

In case you were headed somewhere where you wanted to sport a bow tie but didn’t know quite how to tie one, you are in luck! This video shows you just how to do so but with no hands in … Continue reading

Wednesday, October 24th, 2012

when outrageous was possible

The Lamborghini Countach is a car that could only have been designed in a time where style was favored over functionality and practicality. This video talks about just that.