The Navy’s new electromagnetic rail gun is seriously cool. See it in action here.


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Jeremy Wade decided to find out just how far he can push the limits of science (and stupidity) by bathing with some hungry piranhas. Needless to say, don’t try this at home… or anywhere with piranhas really.

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The world’s best BMX riders went underground to tear up Madrid’s Chamartin station where the Metro track was converted into a full scale park and packed with rowdy, screaming fans for the Red Bull Metro Park competition.

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I suppose you could do a trick shot video with CDs, but that just wouldn’t have the vintage hipster appeal of vinyl, now would it?

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Yves “Jetman” Rossy shows us all once again, that it’s only a matter of time before we all start flying to work with jet packs. Well, we can dream at least…

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Bear Grylls needs no introduction. The English writer and adventurer was once a member of British Special Forces and the youngest man to ever climb Mount Everest. He received his love of climbing from his father, a former Royal Marine.

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Adam Rutherford meets a new creature created by American scientists, the spider-goat. It is part goat, part spider, and its milk can be used to create artificial spider’s web. It is part of a new field of research, synthetic biology, with a radical aim: to break down nature into spare parts so that we can rebuild it however we please.

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It seems that no matter how far we advance into the digital age, our bodies remain a place where we want to express ourselves. Meet three tattoo artists of differing styles. Vinny Romanelli embraces tattooing detailed portraits, Kiku works with the traditional Japanese form, and Stephanie Tamez embodies an eclectic mix of influences, with the use of typography.

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Get lost in Robert Kolodny’s bittersweet visual love letter to the most magical place in Brooklyn, Coney Island.

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Michael Norton shares fascinating research on how money can, indeed buy happiness — when you don’t spend it on yourself. Listen for surprising data on the many ways pro-social spending can benefit you, your work, and (of course) other people.

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Nomad Skateboards is taking the idea of throwback to a whole new level in their aptly titled “Very Old School”. This was done to promote an upcoming collectible cruiser board.

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Thrasher took a mission with some Brazilian rippers around the island of Florianopolis and got in some shredding before the rain hit hard.

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