Watching beer cans get made is like seeing a ballet of machines at work

New Zealand craft brewery Garage Project reveals how they make their Hops on Pointe beer cans and it's like watching a machinery ballet unfold before our eyes. It's funny to imagine these big honking machines made of metal and wires dressed in tutus but there is a surprising elegance to the can making process. » 2/25/15 10:39pm Wednesday 10:39pm

I would totally live in the world's first carbon-positive house

According to Dwell, this is the "world's first carbon-positive prefabricated house," which produces more "more energy than its uses." Its designer, ArchiBlox, claims it's "expected to offer the same environmental benefits as 6,095 native Australian trees." Simple, clean design—put it in a forest and I will move in. » 2/23/15 4:08pm Monday 4:08pm

Life feels pretty epic when you film it from 25 unusual places

Part of the fun of having a GoPro is being able to see from perspectives you've never seen before. So as cool as it is to strap that thing onto your head or throw it across your chest while you're doing extreme stunts, it's also really fun to see a GoPro in random spots like a doorknob or a blade of a ceiling fan. » 2/18/15 8:33pm 2/18/15 8:33pm

Video: The incredible skill of hand making a guitar out of wood

I don't know what I'm most impressed with in this video of a guitar being made by hand: Eitan's Bartel absolute love for the instrument he makes, the perfect measurements needed to craft one of his guitars, the unbelievable skill and precision required in each step, the shots of woodworking, the imagination of smell.… » 2/18/15 1:23am 2/18/15 1:23am

Snow plow looks like it's drifting when it clears the snow

This monster snow plow, the TowPlow, totally looks like it's drifting and dangerously flying through the snow covered roads but it's actually really smartly extending itself and making the plow wider so it can clear roads even faster. The TowPlow is dragged by the snow truck and swings out to cover more area. Slick. » 2/17/15 11:14pm 2/17/15 11:14pm

Video: What having super vision to see the wind blowing must look like

We can feel the wind when it hits us and we can track wind patterns when we check the weather and when it's really strong, we can totally see the effect wind has on the world around us but this video let's us imagine what seeing actual wind would look like. It looks like ghosts. Now I'm glad we can't see the wind. » 2/16/15 11:27pm 2/16/15 11:27pm

Robotic hand made of wires is flexible enough to rotate meditation balls

Baoding balls are two metal balls that are rotated over and over again in one hand for meditation, exercise or rehab purposes. A lot of dexterity and focus and strength is necessary to pull of the rotation. Not everyone can do it! This robotic arm controlled by wires can though. Look at those fake flexible fingers… » 2/16/15 8:33pm 2/16/15 8:33pm

These clever movie posters are made using only circles

After watching Interstellar and hating it, designer Nick Barclay thought on Hal 9000 and a crazy idea popped into his mind: If a circle can be a main character in a film it could also be the protagonist of a poster. So he decided to make a whole series of famous movie posters using only circles. Check it out: » 2/11/15 7:51am 2/11/15 7:51am

Neat video shows the evolution of Batman movies over the last 70 years

Editor Jacob T. Swinney put together this cool video showing the evolution of Batman from the 1943 serial to Nolan's blockbusters. Many things have changed: The suit, the vehicles, or even the psychological approach to the character. But others, like people's interest on this superhero, remain exactly the same. » 2/09/15 6:59am 2/09/15 6:59am

How the Pentagon plans to launch rockets into orbit using jet fighters

DARPA's Airborne Launch Assist Space Access is not a new idea. In fact, they have been working on it for some time. Now the Pentagon's research arm have a neat concept video to show us how they are planning to put stuff in low earth orbit. You know, like satellites and other secret darpish things. » 2/06/15 7:12pm 2/06/15 7:12pm