Logan Abraham

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This four seasons timelapse took two years to make

We haven’t featured all that many timelapse films on DIYP this year. I think it’s mostly because there were so many amazing ones last year. It’s …

Nasa should get rid of International Space Station as soon as possible and go to Mars instead, says Buzz Aldrin

Nasa needs to retire the International Space Station as soon as possible, according to Buzz Aldrin.<p>The US can't afford to keep running the floating …

Space Science

Farewell From Saturn: Cassini's Dazzling Photos of Ringed Planet

NASA just made a tiny new robot companion for the Mars rover: Meet PUFFER, the foldable explorer.

Meet PUFFER, a new robot designed by NASA to explore terrains a Mars rover can’t get to. Its name, PUFFER, stands for pop-up flat folding explorer robot. It’s built to manage all kinds of situations, and has been tested in environments as extreme as California’s Mojave desert to an active volcano …

Incredible video of Mars stitched together by hand from 33,000 images

If you’ve ever wanted to get up-close and personal with Mars, check out this incredible video recently released by NASA that shows the Red Planet’s …

What Should NASA's Jupiter Probe Photograph? Cast Your Vote!

Starting today (March 15), citizen scientists can help decide what the Juno spacecraft will photograph during its next flyby of Jupiter.<p>On board Juno …

7 Earth-Sized Planets Found Orbiting a Tiny Star

TRAPPIST-1 has a solar system like no other. The tiny, tiny red dwarf is just barely big enough to be considered a star, and is, radius-wise, a hair …

Assault Trombone

A kid plays a hilarious gizmo cobbled together from the butt of a rifle, a garden sprayer, and a brass horn. We certainly wouldn’t want to be on the …

A San Francisco Fogaholic’s Stunning Photos

Gorgeous Haze<p>Nicholas Steinberg, an award-winning photographer from San Francisco, takes the world on journey through the eyes of a self-confessed …

San Francisco

The history of Aston Martin

From Mercedes-Benz to Ford and beyond, in this series we take a look at the evolution of some of the most renowned car brands in the world and document their rise from conception to the modern-day releases of their latest models.<p>In this episode we take a look at the iconic Aston Martin brand. …

Seeing 100 Metronomes Synchronize on Their Own Is Awesomely Mesmerizing

The machines are coming for us and we can’t pretend like we didn’t see it coming, because even the lowly metronome has been trying to warn us for …

Energy

Stubborn Sea Stars Thwart Student Scientists by Expelling Microchip Implants

Sea stars are much stranger than we imagined. Biology students at the University of Southern Denmark implanted a group of the animals with microchips …

Kylo Ren reviewed "Rogue One" and we can't stop laughing

The reviews for <i>Rogue One: A Star Wars Story</i> are in – at least, we thought they were. Then we got the only <i>Rogue One</i> review that matters: Kylo Ren’s. …

Kylo Ren

Otherworldly Images of Andromeda Galaxy Over a Tiny Swiss Village

Photographer Sandro Casutt lives in a remote Swiss village with unbelievable views of the Andromeda Galaxy. The village of Vals, population 990, is a prime location for viewing the closest major galaxy to the Milky Way. Thus, Casutt, together with his brother Markus, started Cosmic Art Photography …

Speeder Bike Water Battle

For his latest video, Devin Supertramp replicated the classic speeder bike chase from <i>Return of the Jedi</i> – but instead of flying precariously between …

Star Wars: Return of the Jedi

Was There a First Human Language?: Theories from the Enlightenment Through Noam Chomsky

During the 17th and 18th centuries, European Enlightenment philosophers discarded the origin stories in religious texts as wildly implausible or …

Nature Photographer Captures Stunning Images of African Wildlife at Night Under Moonlit Skies

Brendon Cremer is a wildlife and nature photographer known for his stunning images of exotic animals in Africa. Among his most spectacular …

This Gorgeous, Handmade Stop-Motion Short Took Seven Years to Complete

Simon Scheiber spent seven years making <i>The Lighthouse</i>, the tale of a solitary lighthouse keeper whose ho-hum life is jolted with surreal excitement …

Photographer's haunting deep-sea images reveal rare, odd creatures

Just when you thought you'd seen all the weird creatures of this good Earth, somebody like Solvin Zankl dives down deep into the Atlantic Ocean and stuns you again.<p>Zankl, a marine biologist and photographer, took the above images in the deep waters off Cape Verde in the North Atlantic …

Biographies

Chinese authorities make perilous cliff-face school run safer

Authorities in south-west China have come to the aid of schoolchildren who had to climb an 800m cliff to get to and from school – by installing a thin steel ladder at the site.<p>Atuler, a mountainside hamlet nicknamed “cliff village”, is located on a plateau in the Chinese province of Sichuan and is …

China

How to get a NES Classic without spending $300

I’m not sure if you’ve heard, but Nintendo released this tiny new version of the legendary Nintendo Entertainment System. The NES Classic costs $60, …

Iconic Star Wars Moments, Cut From a Single Sheet of Paper

This would be mind-blowing enough if you just thought it was a cleverly constructed model or something. But the fact that just a single, cut-out …

Science Fiction

What Happened When an Infantryman Brought a Camera to World War II

Bonafreno Man, Italy, 1946<br>Tony Vaccaro—courtesy of HBO<p>1 of 9<p>It's not hard to understand why, in 1944, a young man with an eye for photography might …

The 5 Most Immortal Humans To Ever Walk The Earth

"In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes." Ben Franklin first said that, and to prove his point, he's now <i>dead as …

Korean War

Only Three Women Still Make the Rarest Pasta on Earth

From albino sturgeon caviar to cronuts, food usually seems to taste better when it’s hard to come by. But the rarest pasta dish on Earth isn’t likely …

Star Wars’ first teaser proves the studio had no idea what the movie was about

In late 1976, with the Christmas season approaching and <i>Star Wars</i> nowhere near completion, director George Lucas was in a desperate state. 20th …

Photo of googly-eyed caterpillar dazzles internet

A photographer in India captured a breathtaking image of the fruit-eating creature -- all with his smartphone.<p>It's hard to believe this image of a fruit-piercing moth in its caterpillar stage is real. Are those googly eyes (like on this purple squid)? Is it sprinkled with pearl sugar, or with …

Copycat Restaurant Recipes That Taste Spot On

The only things keeping you from making all those yummy dishes served up by your favorite eateries at home are a recipe and the right ingredients, …

World of Warcraft’s most sought-after mount, the Long-Forgotten Hippogryph, has been found

Discoveries come in pairs. After the discovery of Kosumoth and the ensuing chaos as everyone and their champions went off to kill the new world boss, …

Watch This Mind-Blowing Cylinder Optical Illusion

If your grasp on reality is feeling pretty strong today, it might falter after watching this mind-bending optical illusion from Kokichi Sugihara, a …