Paintings for Ants

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Lorraine Loots has created a super cool series of paintings.  That’s all fine and dandy you know, but you need to see how she’s making them.  Ant sized.  Starting in 2013, every day of the year she painted a new miniature painting. It started as just a single year project, but has since been continued. … Continued

Vineyard Timelapse

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Ferrari Carano Vineyards in California worked with M. J. Wickham to set up a 12 month time-lapse journey of their vineyards.  With the help of the vineyard staff, she set up a GoPro Camera mounted in a shielded compartment on a metal pole overlooking a secluded section of the vineyard.  The camera was set to … Continued

Penguins are Terrifying

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No, that’s not Photoshopped, that’s a real life penguin about to eat a GopPro.  Photographer Clinton Berry managed to capture this shot of a penguin while in Antarctica.  Studying them for weeks, and with some luck, this shot was possible.  It’s also enough to make you second guess penguins from now on don’t you think? … Continued

WW2 Documentaries

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Youtube user Tinus le Roux has posted tons of video documentaries, the majority of which seem to be on WW2.  Some of them are only a few minutes long, some are full half-hour episodes.  If you’re tired from yesterday’s WW1 documentaries, or you want to skip ahead to it’s sequel, just watch below: {reddit}

Actual History Tuesday – The Red Baron

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Building on the post from this morning, we’re going to zoom 3 years into the future of the past.  Today marks the Manfred von Richthofen, better known as The Red Baron. In case you need a refresher on World War I air history, here it is: The First World War was naturally, the first time aircraft … Continued

The Great War

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World War I began in July of 1914.  It changed the world.  I could go on about what changed, but you should have learned all that in school.  Oh, you didn’t, that’s right, unfortunately, The Great War, is always overshadowed by it’s younger, more deadly & exciting brother, World War II.  That’s ok, in fact, that’s completely … Continued

STumble Time

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Fresh on the heals of this morning’s announcement that we’re going back to our crazy, WW2, politically-incorrect stumble-fest roots, here’s the latest batch of stumble pictures and gifs.  You’re welcome.

Alternate History Thursday – Fooled YOU!

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Wow, I can’t believe I was able to hold this up for nearly the entire month. Did you guys really believe all these recent posts? I turned on you. No more WW2, no more alternate histories? Come on, what do you think I am? Well, now that this facade is over, lets go back to … Continued

Puzzle Blueprints

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You’ve all seen these classic puzzles.  They have a objective, disassemble the locked rings, or make a shape using only 3 of the 4 pieces.  Well, have you ever wondered how they are made?  You’re in luck, William L. Hunter drew up some blueprints for a dozen or so of these different mind puzzles.  You … Continued

1,000 FPS drone video

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Common knowledge on commercial drones is that they are small, and light.  The Phantom 4k camera is large, and heavy.  How do you go about combining the two together?  By making a custom rig to mount the camera in and attaching it to a large Aerigon UAV. Together with a lens, the camera & rig … Continued