Dec 312014
Melting Soda Cans To Make Aluminum Sword Is Awesome

Grant Thompson, AKA the King of Random, loves performing arts and crafts and science experiments at home. For his latest project, he made a homemade mini metal foundry to melt soda cans in. Once he melted a bunch of cans into liquid aluminum, he cast little metal bears, biscuits, and finally a sweet sword. 

En garde!


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Dec 292014
The Most Read And Edited Wikipedia Articles In 2014

Everyone else seems to be doing it, so the Wikimedia Foundation decided to jump in the pool. For the first time ever, the world’s most popular encyclopedia made a year in review video, covering the most read and edited articles for 2014. From unrest across the globe to the Ice Bucket Challenge to Ebola in West Africa, a lot has happened over the past 12 months. 


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Dec 282014
Astronaut Chris Hadfield’s 2015 New Year’s Pep Talk Will Inspire You

Every new year, people make resolutions that they quickly dismiss. But what if we really started a new year with goals that could change the world for the better? Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield offers some optimistic words of wisdom that may just inspire you to start 2015 on the right foot. Let’s change the world for the better. 


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Dec 262014
Man Surprises Parents By Paying Off Their Mortgage For Christmas

Programmer Joeyt Riquelme is the creator of the popular video editing iPhone app VideoShop. Now that he is ‘living the life’ he decided to help his parents. He payed off their mortgage completely and surprised them with the news on Christmas. Best son ever! 

This moving video has gone viral with over a quarter million hits!


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Dec 242014
M&M Sorting Machine Is The Perfect Gift For Your OCD Friends

Sure, M&M’s, Skittles, Reese’s Pieces, and other colored are delicious and all, but sometimes they just taste better when separated by color. That’s why British scientist Review My Life made a homemade candy sorting machine. He demonstrates the machine using M&M’s, and now this clip has gone viral with over half a million new views!


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