1946 Footage Shows American Navy Pilot Enduring Insane Wind Tunnel Speeds

If you've ever wondered what your face would look like if it turned towards the most powerful wind in history, here you go...

This Variable Rain Sound Generator Is What We Need Right Now

For when the depressing monotony of the rain becomes too much and begs for variance of tone and intensity with a side of thunder.

Imagining a Proper Cooking Show for Stoners in the Age of Legal Weed

Iron Chef Canada premieres October 17th, the same day that marijuana finally becomes legal in Canada. Somehow that doesn't feel right.

Why Rebels, Badasses and Dangerous Types Wear Stripes In Popular Culture

A new "Now You See It" explainer looks at how striped garments became the subconscious uniform of nonconformists in film.

The Origins of One of the Most Ubiquitous Terms in the English Language

The ultimate neutral affirmative "OK" gets its fascinating and long history adroitly sussed out in this short doc from Vox.

New Animation Shows Faces of The Rolling Stones Aging From 1962 to 2018

This fan made short film chronologically pairs the music of the band with the faces of its members as they age over 56 years.

The Pastry Chef Who Creates Intentionally Unappetizing Desserts

Ben Churchill is into making diners queasy with his unorthodox creations. Think ashtray, dish sponges, and mouldy oranges.

Multi-Coloured Domino Tower Fall Takes 46 Mesmerizing Seconds

This domino tower took four days to build using 5,550 blocks, and its destruction took just 46 immensely satisfying seconds.

Visualising 400,000 Years of Humanity’s Relationship With Light

Our ancestors ignited a relationship between ourselves and photons that changed the course of mankind and continues to evolve to this day.

Short Film on ‘Why Truly Sociable People Hate Parties’

As this short doc reminds us, true human connections are almost never established in settings that can be described as "cheerful".

Short Video Reveals the Ubiquity of Travel in the Instagram Age

"Social media encourages the memeification of human experience. Instead of diversity we see homogeneity. It’s extremely boring."

Preparing Squid Must Have Been a Nightmare Millions of Years Ago

PBS Eons explains how evolutionary adaptations steered delicious cephalopods to eventually shed their protective outer shells.

This Is What Would Happen If It Never Stopped Raining

It's been raining so much that it's OK to wonder what would happen if it never stopped. The answer isn't pretty...

Check Out This Supercut of Delicious Food Scenes in Animated Film

This drool-worthy edit includes delicious scenes from such as Ratatouille, Garden of Words, The Fantastic Mr. Fox, and Spirited Away.

Everything You Need to Know About What to Do With a Wheel of Parmigiano Reggiano

This incredibly thorough tutorial on the art and craft of processing wheels of the prized Italian cheese is oddly satisfying.

1950s British Icing Artist Really Takes the Cake

Watch a veteran pastry guru painstakingly decorate an old school cake that cost upwards of $3,700 in today's money.

When Graphic Designers See Algorithms in the Works of Master Painters

Greek graphic/visual designer Dimitris Ladapoulus breaks down the works of the two Rembrandts in an oddly beautiful, unique way.

Christopher Walken Opens a Coffee Shop and Animated Weirdness Ensues

"Christopher Walken has branched out from his very successful acting career to pursue his true passion, creating artisanal coffee beverages and pastries"

The Force is Strong With Bruce Lee, Jedi Nunchuck Master

An artist turned the weapons in the legendary fight scene from 1972's "Fist of Fury" into lightsabers, and there was much rejoicing.

Watch The Most Patient Person in The World Reconstruct a Shredded Banknote

When the Bank of England misprinted a 5 pound banknote, they shredded into thousands of tiny pieces. This person put it back together.

At $1.50, This Hawker’s Specialty is the World’s Cheapest Michelin-Starred Meal

Chan Hon Meng is the chef behind “Hong Kong Soya Sauce Chicken Rice and Noodle”, a Michelin-starred plate that costs less than a Big Mac.

That’s No Moon! An Entirely Theoretical Timelapse of the Death Star’s Construction

Two brothers used their nerdiness to detail - in convincing timelapse - the build of the iconic Star Wars super weapon.

Brewery Gets Cease & Desist Letter from Budweiser via Town Crier

This is perhaps the coolest way in which a brewery has ever told another brewery to stop infringing upon their trademark.

When Development Interferes With an Artist’s Daily Inspiration

When artist Gwyneth Leech learned the view from her studio was going to be blocked by a new high-rise, she was devastated.

Understanding Gochujang, the Ultimate Korean Condiment

Great Big Story hits the village of Sunchang and looks in on the gochujang tradition of a master.

Slurp Noise-Erasing Forks for Culturally-Sensitive Ramen Fiends

This new gadget from Japan aims to overcome a Western cultural sensitivity with wireless audio tech synched to a fork.

Short Film Looks at The Life of a Homeless Surfer Living in a Van down by the Waves

This is Bob. He wakes up in his van every morning right next to his favourite surf spot and enjoys the hell out of himself.

Trailer for New Culinary Documentary “Michelin Stars: Tales From the Kitchen”

What does it take to win and keep a Michelin Star? What about two Michelin Stars? Or three? This doc goes inside that struggle.