Archive for March 10th, 2010

A Matter Of Loaf And Death – Wallace & Gromit

Wednesday, March 10th, 2010

An Oscar-nominated animated short of two of my favorite claymation characters, Wallace & Gromit. Watch the full short at tv.fooyoh.com.

Behind the scenes of A Matter of Loaf And Death. Found at YouTube from Aardman.

Temple Grandin Discusses Her Experience With Autism

Wednesday, March 10th, 2010

HBO debuted Temple Grandin, a biopic of the pioneering animal scientist who has autism and lectures widely on how the autistic mind works. She’s brilliant and fascinating. Found at YouTube from UCTelevision.

This is another lecture. Found at YouTube from AMPCENTER.

A Xyloexplosive Device, a.k.a. A Stick Bomb

Wednesday, March 10th, 2010

Xyloexplosive devices (i.e. stick bombs) are a much cooler kind of domino toppling. Xylo is from the Greek and pertains to wood, so literally xyloexplosive means “explosive wood.” This is the world’s largest stick bomb. Found at YouTube from lunatim via Boing Boing.