Tag Archives: interesting

Saturday, January 14th, 2012

the evolution of music online

This is a little 5 minute video produced by PBS that touches upon how music has evolved online – from labels to magazines/blogs to videos to consumption.

Friday, October 21st, 2011

apple on the future of computers

This is an interview from nearly 30 years ago about how Apple saw the future of computers. You can see the whole interview here and here.

Monday, September 26th, 2011

how does a slinky fall?

If you ever wondered how a slinky falls when it is extended, well, today is your lucky day! I can assure you, this does not happen as you might think. [VIA]

Tuesday, August 30th, 2011

compressed 02

This is a video time lapse that combines bubbles, ferrofluid, magnetism, and food coloring. The capillary action of the dye running through the bubbles makes this pretty cool.

Friday, July 1st, 2011

3d printer using sun and sand

Markus Kayser conducted an experiment that utilizes sun and sand in the Sahara desert through a 3D printing process to produce glass objects. [VIA]

Thursday, June 2nd, 2011

x men: the real origins

Have you ever wondered if comic book mutations could actually occur? Well, Professor of Bioethics Paul Root Wolpe is about to explain the political history and bio-ethical implications of comic book superheroes. Get ready to get smart. [VIA]

Monday, May 23rd, 2011

half

Utilizing split screen, this short video follows two girls living their lives until they happen to meet.

Tuesday, May 17th, 2011

enter the dragon

This is a short documentary that explores the subculture of Dungeons & Dragons. [VIA]

Monday, February 28th, 2011

spare tire parking concept from the 50s

In the 50s, someone thought “Why not put that spare tire to use?” and came up with this 5th wheel parking concept. Here is how it works. [VIA]

Saturday, January 29th, 2011

scale

Have you ever wondered how the planets would appear to us if they were the same distance as the moon? Well, Brad Goodspeed decided to make a video that shows just that relationship. Woah Jupiter. [VIA]