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Baba Avtar Singh of India Shows What It’s Like to Put On the World’s Largest Turban

In a heavy episode of the <i>Human Condition</i> series by Great Big Story, they find out how the 60-year-old Nihang Sikh preacher Baba Avtar Singh from …

India

Skaters Speed Down an Ice Track Filled With Sharp Turns & Steep Drops at Red Bull Crashed Ice Event

Crashed Ice is a winter extreme sporting event, created by Red Bull, where competitors downhill skate at high seeds through an ice track filled with …

An Everyday Hero Dresses as Spider-Man to Cheer up Sick Kids in Philips’ Touching Healthcare Ad

Philips teamed up with the Ogilvy & Mather London marketing agency last year to create a touching healthcare ad in Australia that follows an …

Health Care

‘ORIGINS: The Journey of Humankind’ Explores the Beginning of Humanity and the Modern World

The National Geographic series <i>ORIGINS: The Journey of Humankind</i> explores the beginning of humanity and the modern world. The eight-part series will …

Big History

How the Futura Typeface Escaped Widespread Use by the Nazis and Instead Landed on the Moon

In a fascinating episode of Vox Almanac, host Phil Edwards talks about the history of the distinctive Futura typeface famously designed by the …

Typography

The Truth About What Happened to Blues Clues Host Steve Burns After He Left the Show

Looper gets to the truth about what happened to <i>Blues Clues</i> host Steve Burns after he left the show. The video addresses the grim and persistent …

Entertainment

An Anxious Coyote Peterson Begrudgingly Attempts to Eat a Stinky Fruit That He Refers to as a Puke Fruit

<i>It is easier to get stung by a bullet and I’m not even kidding.</i><p>While visiting the Kids Saving the Rainforest organization in Costa Rica, the …

Fruit

A Look at What Logan Would Actually Be Like as an Old Man in the Real World

The Warp Zone has created a new comedy sketch, featuring OMGitsfirefoxx and Josh Mattingly, that gives us a look at what Marvel superhero Logan …

Superheroes

Deaf Father Sings ‘If You’re Happy and You Know It’ to His Daughter in American Sign Language

In a touching video, deaf father Kevin Nadrowski sings “If You’re Happy and You Know It” to his young daughter in American Sign Language.<p>I am deaf …

Linguistics

Scorpion-3, A Single Seat Electric Hoverbike Capable of Flying a Human From Point A to Point B

The Russian company, Hoversurf Inc., has created an incredible Scorpion-3 single seat electric hoverbike combining a motorcycle seat with quadcopter …

Drones

Audi Combines Virtual Reality and a Real Sandbox to Create a Unique Driving Experience

With the “Enter Sandbox” installation, Audi has combined virtual reality with a real sandbox to create a unique driving experience. Drivers can first …

A Group of Siberian Tigers Knock a Low-Flying Drone Out of the Air In the Mistaken Belief It Was Prey

The cameras of CCTV+ captured the sight of a chubby ambush of Siberian tigers at Harbin Tiger Park as they knocked a low-flying drone out of the air …

Princess Leia Strangling Jabba the Hutt With a Chain Recreated Using LEGO

Seattle artist and humorist Iain Heath (a.k.a. “Ochre Jelly“) used LEGO to recreate the scene from <i>Star Wars: Return of the Jedi</i> where Princess Leia …

Star Wars

Giant Invisible Jet Made Out of Balloons That Wraps Around a Little Lady Dressed as Wonder Woman

Chicago balloon artist Smarty Pants created a giant version of Wonder Woman’s invisible jet out of clear balloons that wraps around the body of a …

Wonder Woman

A Hydraulic Press Proves to Be a Poor Match Against the Pure Adamantium in Logan’s Claws

The folks at the Hydraulic Press Channel have been able to crush just about anything without much trouble, but when faced with a ball made of …

The Wolverine

The Philosophical Question of Whether Artificially Intelligent Machines Deserve Rights

Kurzgesagt asks the philosophical question of whether artificially intelligent machines deserve rights. The video explores basic concepts of …

Rights & Freedoms

A Gorgeous Orchestral Cover of the Doctor Who Theme With Vocals Supplied by a German Choir

In the fifth episode of their “Epic Renditions” series, the Pisces Rising orchestra performed an absolutely gorgeous cover of the iconic theme from …

Music

An Insecure Astronaut and an Intelligent Melon Journey to Mars in the Animated Short ‘Black Holes’

An insecure astronaut named Dave and an intelligent melon journey to Mars in the animated short “Black Holes” by brothers David Nicolas and Laurent …

Animated Movies

Simon’s Cat Offers a Hilarious Extended Look Into a Day In the Life of His Harried Human

The wonderfully mischievous Simon’s Cat offers an extended look into a day in the life of his human, from morning until night. This episode is a …

Cute Animals

McDonald’s Pokes Fun at Modern Coffee Shop Culture With a McCafé Ad

McDonald’s UK pokes fun at modern coffee shops with a commercial for McCafé coffee that calls out complicated and expensive coffee culture.<p>The coffee …

Black Market

Sir Patrick Stewart Reads Negative One Star Reviews of Iconic Monuments From Around the World

GQ asked Sir Patrick Stewart to read negative one star reviews of iconic monuments from around the world like the Eiffel Tower, Mt. Rushmore, and …

Entertainment

Extreme Slow Motion Video of Batteries Heated by a Blowtorch Exploding and Firing Off Like Rockets

The Slow Mo Guys (Gavin Free and Daniel Gruchy) blatantly disregard safety warnings and turn a blowtorch on some batteries to film the fiery results. …

Illusion

Stunningly Intricate Papercraft Village Installations by Zim & Zou Make for a New Hermès Store in Dubai

Lucie Thomas and Thibault Zimmermann of the French design studio Zim & Zou have created “Forest Folks,” stunningly intricate and colorful papercraft …

Hermès

How Westworld Embodies the Ancient Argument of Predestination Versus Free Will

Wisecrack takes a a fascinating look at the multi-faceted philosophy of the acclaimed HBO series <i>Westworld</i>, paying particular attention to the how the …

Westworld

The Joyful Music Video for Lego Batman Movie’s End-Credit Song ‘Friends Are Family’ by Oh, Hush!

WaterTower Music has released the joyful music video for the catchy track “Friends Are Family” by Oh, Hush! that played during the end-credits of <i>The</i> …

Lego

‘Alien: Covenant’ Prologue Trailer Features the Crew Enjoying Their ‘Last Supper’ Before Cryosleep

20th Century Fox has released a prologue trailer for <i>Alien: Covenant</i>, the upcoming sci-fi horror film directed by Ridley Scott and written by John …

Movies

How to Solve the ‘The Three Gods Riddle’, Which Has Been Described ‘Hardest Logic Puzzle Ever’

TED-Ed writer Alex Gendler explains how to solve what he calls the “hardest logic puzzle ever,” the three gods riddle. An astronaut is stranded on an …

Puzzles

Amazing Hybrid Instruments Created From Random Junk Found on the Streets of Brooklyn

Great Big Story visited with Ken Butler of Hybrid Visions, an extremely talented Brooklyn artist and musician who creates amazing instruments from …

Kermit the Frog

‘Muppet Muppet Land’ Replaces La La Land Star Ryan Gosling With Kermit the Frog

“Muppet Muppet Land” by Funny or Die replaces <i>La La Land</i> star Ryan Gosling with Kermit the Frog by editing together clips from the film and various …

Kermit the Frog

The Amazing Technology Under the Skin of the Animatronic Creatures From ‘Spy in the Wild’

The producers of the wonderful BBC Earth and PBS animatronic wild animal series <i>Spy in the Wild</i> have released a fascinating video that reveals the …

Kermit the Frog