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Photo Of The Day By Bob Faucher

Photo By Bob Faucher Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Rock With Wings” by Bob Faucher. Location: Navajo Nation, New Mexico. “Shiprock, a diatremic monadnock, rises abruptly from the virtually level surrounding plain,” explains Faucher. Located within the Navajo Volcanic Field, it is a classic geologically distinct landform of the …

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How to Make an Electronic Puzzle Box That Jumps When Unlocked

SKM created a great new tutorial video where they show how to make an electronic puzzle box, built within a cardboard frame, that jumps when unlocked. How to Solve the Gold Coast Parking Meter Puzzle Microsoft’s Vanishing Point Game Clever Cockatoo Very Methodically Solves a Puzzle Box Puzzle Box He …

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Namie Osawa Talks About the Inspiration Behind Her Flashy Robot Restaurant in Tokyo

Great Big Story partnered with ANA for a new episode of their Flavors series where they travel to Tokyo to talk with Namie Osawa about the inspiration behind her underground robot themed club, Robot Restaurant. The flashy restaurant features all sorts of radio-controlled animatronics, drums, music, dancers, and an incredible …

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Batman Unites an Oddball B Team When the Original Justice League Superheroes Aren’t Available

In a funny mashup by Funny or Die, oddball heroes from various Hollywood films are called upon by Batman (Ben Affleck) to replace his original team of Justice League superheroes, who are all too busy. The Dark Knight assembles Blankman (Damon Wayans), Barb Wire (Pamela Anderson), Howard the Duck (Chip …

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An Amazing Microscopic Timelapse Showing the Remarkable Process of Squids Hatching to Life

Evolutionary and developmental biologist Nipam H. Patel of the Patel Lab at UC Berkeley created “Squid: Coming to Life” an absolutely amazing microscopic timelapse capturing the formation of embryos inside eggs from which tiny baby squids emerge. This amazing cephalopodic birth is absolutely fascinating to watch. These are a series …

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How NASA Meteorologists Use Dust, Smoke and Salt Particles to Track Ocean Storm Movement

A fascinatingly informative satellite simulation of the intense 2017 Atlantic hurricane season shows how meteorologists at the NASA Goddard Space Center employ the use of tiny aerosols such as evaporated sea salt, Saharan Desert dust and fire smoke to visualize how a storm is moving over the ocean and track …

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Photo Of The Day By Jaromir Ondra

Photo By Jaromir Ondra Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Sunset in Wales” by Jaromir Ondra. Location: Broad Haven Beach, Wales, Great Britain. Photo of the Day is chosen from various OP galleries, including Assignments, Galleries and the OP Contests. Assignments have weekly winners that are featured on the OP website homepage, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. To get …

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A Playful Simon’s Cat Refuses to Let Simon Hang a Simple Shelf For Displaying His Second Place Trophy

In “DIY“, a very playful Simon’s Cat came across his human attempting to install a shelf onto the wall and in typical feline fashion, did everything he could to make it all about himself. Somehow, despite all the injuries, disruptions and distractions, Simon was able to get the shelf onto …

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An Ambitious Teddy Bear Tries to Deliver Drinks But Goes Down Screaming Under the Weight of the Tray

While visiting a restaurant in Japan, Mason Hale captured very funny footage of a waiter making it appear that a teddy bear was trying to deliver drinks to a table. Though he readied himself as best he could, the drinks proved too heavy and the ambitious teddy bear was crushed …

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A Sullen Newfoundland Dog Refuses to Look at His Human Until She Offers Him a Heartfelt Apology

A post shared by ?Ralphie & BOSS? (@ralphie_the_newf_and_the_boss) on Nov 2, 2017 at 8:11am PDT A stubbornly sullen but gorgeous chocolate Newfoundland dog named Ralphie evidently had a bone to pick with his quizzical human and refused to even look at her until she gave him a great big, heartfelt …