Archive for the ‘Science/Technology’ Category

How Motion Sickness Works [VIDEO]

Thursday, September 6th, 2012

Something about vestibular systems out of balance. Found at YouTube from AsapSCIENCE.

Amazing Jumping Robot [VIDEO]

Thursday, August 23rd, 2012

Sand Flea is a typical 11-lb robot that drives normally like a remote-controlled car but when it needs to, it can jump 30 feet into the air. Found at YouTube from BostonDynamics.

Earth’s Ocean Currents Animated, 2005-2007 [VIDEO]

Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012

An animated visualization of the ocean surface currents around the world, from June 2005 through December 2007. Found at YouTube from djxatlanta.

Karaoke Anywhere

Friday, August 17th, 2012

Just what the world need: The ability for Karaoke singers to set up shop wherever they damn well please! Found at YouTube from speccomputer.

Crayon Animated Explanation Of Evolution

Sunday, August 5th, 2012

Virginia Commonwealth University’s Tyler Rhodes created this animated explanation of the process of evolution with the help of William Fox Elementary School and Patrick Henry School of Science & Art students. Found at YouTube from uvwar.

Astronomers Watch Instant Replay Of Great Eruption [VIDEO]

Monday, July 9th, 2012

Astronomers are watching an instant replay of the Great Eruption, a spectacular outburst from Eta Carinae, a massive double-star system, which lasted from 1837 to 1858 and temporarily made Eta Carinae the second brightest star in the sky. Found at YouTube from futurityvideo.