Archive for November, 2011

How Kevlar Works

Wednesday, November 30th, 2011

HowStuffWorks explains how Stephanie Kwolek invented Kevlar, the fiber that protects soldiers and police officers with bulletproof vests. Found at HowStuffWorks.

Milk Fashions

Tuesday, November 29th, 2011

A team or researchers at the University of Bremen have created an environmentally-friendly milk-based thread that is friendly to people with skin allergies and, as if that weren’t enough, it feels like silk. Found at Deutsche Welle.

Spider Kitty

Tuesday, November 29th, 2011

Spider Kitty, Spider Kitty; does whatever a Spider Kitty does. Can she leap? Yes, she can. Found at YouTube from DmkMsc.

Pac-Man, The Musical

Monday, November 28th, 2011

Brilliant! Found at YouTube from RandomEncountersEnt.

Insanely Complex Hot Wheels Track

Sunday, November 27th, 2011

2,000 feet long powered Hot Wheels track that goes up and down the stairs, through 14 rooms of a house, around the outside of the house, and a jump over a hot tub. Found at YouTube from therealtexasaggie98.

Two Stupid Corvette Drivers

Saturday, November 26th, 2011

Nicely done, guys. Nicely done. Found at YouTube from TheGrowingRushFamily.