Cyril Helnwein must have had a reason for torching his Canon 5D Mark II. He must have had one. I mean, why? Why would you just go out and do this? [via]
The Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego owns the FLIP (FLoating Instrument Platform), a ship that can stand vertical when caught in rough seas. O_O
Above is an example of some of the odd and somewhat amusing videos that 0 Views is digging up. The site aims to bring attention to some of the less popular videos on YouTube. Basically, if you want a site that explores the wonders of the majority of YouTube uploads, this is your best bet. You can’t get more normal or mundane than this — and hell, it’s kinda fascinating!
The Walking Table is an invention by Wouter Scheublin that allows a person to move an entire table by themselves simply by exerting a small amount of force. The table reacts to this push and “walks” in the direction of the push with relative ease. Furniture never seemed so entertaining!
This is such awesome technology but I feel like it’s so out of reach for the average individual. The problem no longer seems to be finding technologies that can save this world,but rather getting that technology to be adopted by large masses so that we can actually do something about it in our lifetimes. If there’s one machine that seems to be doing it right, it’s this one. If you’ve got more examples, please leave them in the comments!