David Blaine: How I held my breath for 17 min
TED Talks In this highly personal talk from TEDMED, magician and stuntman David Blaine describes what it took to hold his breath underwater for 17 minutes -- a world record (only two minutes shorter than this entire talk!) -- and what his often death...
Stephen Wolfram: Computing a theory of everything
TED Talks Stephen Wolfram, creator of Mathematica, talks about his quest to make all knowledge computational -- able to be searched, processed and manipulated. His new search engine, Wolfram Alpha, has no lesser goal than to model and explain the phy...
Sunni Brown: Doodlers, unite!
TED Talks Studies show that sketching and doodling improve our comprehension -- and our creative thinking. So why do we still feel embarrassed when we're caught doodling in a meeting? Sunni Brown says: Doodlers, unite! She makes the case for unlockin...
Eythor Bender demos human exoskeletons
TED Talks Eythor Bender of Berkeley Bionics brings onstage two amazing exoskeletons, HULC and eLEGS -- robotic add-ons that could one day allow a human to carry 200 pounds without tiring, or allow a wheelchair user to stand and walk. It's a powerful ...
Rick Smolan tells the story of a girl
TED Talks Photographer Rick Smolan tells the unforgettable story of a young Amerasian girl, a fateful photograph, and an adoption saga with a twist.
Worlds Biggest Ant Hill AMAZING
Man pours concrete into a mega ant hill and then excavates. The results are astonishing.
hektor, the creation of Jurg Lehni and Uli Franke, is a robot armed with a spray can that can reproduce any design (from Illustrator) on the wall.
Gold Panda - You
The Gadget Show: Making a Hoverboard Part 1
Jason shows us how to build a hoverboard from scratch. Make sure to watch the concluding part 2.
Bokeh Photography Effect
Matt shows you how to create a cool photographic effect by making shapes out of the out of focus points of light in an image. For more information, check out...
Cool Airline Steward Rapping Intructions
Cool Steward Rapping Intructions
Katie Makkai - Pretty
Katie Makkai, a veteran poetry slammer - defining the word "pretty". Transcript can be found here: http://dianasmanylifetimes.blogspot.com/2010/11/katie-makk...
Dubstep Mix Filthy Eargasms- bass ignition
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Chess Traps #1: Ruy Lopez Mortimer Trap
This video explores the Mortimer Trap which is attributed to the player James Mortimer. This trap can be played by black in the Ruy Lopez opening. If white f...