Archive for August 9th, 2010

World’s Longest Basketball Shot

Monday, August 9th, 2010

Evan Sellers throws a ball from the top of the Vulcan monument in Birmingham, Alabama. Found at YouTube from DcuStudios2.

Autistic Artist Draws Rome From Memory

Monday, August 9th, 2010

Stephen Wiltshire is a British man who was diagnosed as autistic when he was a child. He’s also been noted for his exacting memory, which allows him to recreate [in drawings] vast scenes he sees only once. This video shows his 16-foot-panorama of Rome after taking one helicopter ride above the city. Found at YouTube from alnomad.

Porcupine Puppy

Monday, August 9th, 2010

This 5 year old male porcupine was a pet in a home and now lives at the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center. This little guy had been given an apple to eat and seems to act more like a puppy than a porcupine! Found at YouTube from desfees.