Archive for August, 2012

August 28th, 2012 - 5:10 am § in Uncategorized

Bird Brains

Here’s a pretty interesting video about the skill of communication. Through the studies of other animals, we are able to learn things about the way we as humans developed this skill. We also learn how bird songs have inspired great musicians throughout history. It seems that there’s a li[...]

August 27th, 2012 - 5:04 am § in Uncategorized

Interpolated footage of Curiosity’s descent.

This is some very unique footage right here because not all of it is real. If you were to look at the original footage here, you can see that it is a lot choppier and hard to focus on. Well thanks to someone painstakingly recreating frames of video that didn’t exist, we can see the […][...]

August 13th, 2012 - 5:09 am § in Uncategorized

Houses that build themselves.

This is the future right here. A house that can be custom designed and build with factory-like automation in 20 hours. It’s not just the structure either, the electricity, pluming and everything you need for a suitable home will be crafted by this machine. Although it will be sad to see the da[...]

August 13th, 2012 - 5:06 am § in Uncategorized

Usain Bolt vs. 116 years of Olympic sprinters.

Now that the Olympics are over we can really reflect back on what we accomplished athletically this summer, and I’m talking as humans. Turns out the fastest human is still Usain Bolt. Take a look at this video and see how he fares against all the Olympic sprinters of the past.[...]