Directors James Balog and Jeff Orlowski witnessed 7.4 cubic km of ice breaking off of the Ilulissat Glacier in Greenland while working on James’ Extreme Ice Survey project. The sheer size of this is hard to comprehend from the video, but as you’ll see near the end of the clip, it’s described as if “the […]Read more "Largest Glacier Breakaway Ever Caught on Film"
Professional skaterboarder Adam Miller sacrifices his body to pull off the insane trick. It almost brings this fake snowboarding trick to reality. OUTTAKES: NAILS IT: |Via|Read more "Never Say Die: Skateboard-to-Skateboard Backflip + Outtakes"
NSFW (lyrics). I’m watching this clip in amazement as I wait for these guys to come back down from the stratosphere. Professional snowboarders Halldor Helgason, Ethan Morgan and the rest of their crew went to Keystone Resort in Colorado before the 2013 X Games and tore it up. Songs: TNGHT – Higher Ground. Pusha T […]Read more "Keystone: A Jaw-Dropping Snowboarding Movie"
It involves balls, that’s for sure. |Via|Read more "Johnny Knoxville’s Trick Shots"
French rally driver and professional skier Guerlain Chicherit pulled off the first successful fixed ramp car backflip at a resort in Tignes, France on Sunday. I went for a walk on Sunday. I feel defeated. In this clip everything’s in sllllowwww mmmotionnn: |Via|Read more "Flipping Out: Mini Cooper Does Backflip"
In case you missed it, a meteor streaked across the sky over central Russia on Friday before exploding about 30-50 kilometers high and scattering across the Urals region, damaging close to 300 buildings and injuring over 1,000 people. Reuters News Clip: Discussed By NASA Planetary Sciences Director, Jim Green. Also talks about the unrelated DA14 […]Read more "Explaining The Russian Meteor"
Check out this owl that passed through a Ford grille while the truck was traveling at 60 MPH. THOSE EYES. At the 0:45 mark, look closely at the left of the middle grille bar – it looks like the force of the owl cracked it and the plastic snapped back into shape after the collision, […]Read more "Why You Up In My Grille?"
In this segment, Top Gear Korea pitted an AH1 Cobra helicopter against a Corvette ZR1. A mechanical failure occurred when the helicopter tried to pull the U-turn, resulting in the crash. Thanks for the link Kyle! Follow up: The Story Behind the Crash |Via|Read more "Top Gear: Helicopter vs. Corvette vs. Ground"
In unrelated events, two freeways (the drifters in Oakland, the bikers in L.A.) were ‘shut down’ for personal entertainment over the weekend. “Street’s closed, pizza boy. Find another way home.” Highway Donuts: Bikers Shut Down Freeway To Accomodate a Marriage Proposal: |Via|Read more "Shutting Down Highways To Do Donuts One Day And A Marriage Proposal Another"
All I’m wondering is: When she throws the food in his car at 3:05, did he already pay?! I mean, as far as I know..you pay, then you get the food. But…he might have scored a free meal since there’s no way he paid with the seat off, put it on, and drove 5 feet […]Read more "Ghost Ride The Drive-Thru"