Caturday splatterday

Beatles "Across the Universe" covered using sampled audio from Rosetta mission

Essa writes, "Andrew Huang has taken fragments of the audio from the Rosetta mission and arranged them into haunting rendition of The Beatles' 'Across the Universe'. Apart from his singing, no other sounds were used in the song."

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Europa, extreme shrimp, and the search for alien life

NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab just published two interesting new videos about the search for life beyond Earth.

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History of video game graphics

Video game graphics, explained in gruff Estuary English. Part 2 below!

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James Bond-inspired laser wristwatch, complete with danger

"NO plans, no tutorials, but maybe for SALE soon!"

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Video: amazing record-breaking parallel parking

No back and forth bullshit when Han Yue made the Guinness World Record for the tightest parallel park, 8 cm (3.15") in a MINI 3-door Hatch, during the China Drift Championship.

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Cringe at Sony's new Playstation Vita ad—and a '90s precursor that made Sega look sleazy

Sony’s Playstation advertising used to be clever and weird and manipulative. Now it just makes me think of a ship burning faster than it can sink.

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Bionic arm's "masturbation mode" surprises France

A guest on a French television show demonstrates a useful feature of his high-tech prosthetic arm. (Alas, it is merely a comedy show.) More

Video: She & Him cover Dusty Springfield

The lovely and talented duo of She & Him, aka M. Ward and Zooey Deschanel, bring their 1960s AM-radio joy to the Dusty Springfield tune "Stay Awhile." It's from their forthcoming covers LP, titled Classics.

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Dad riding motorcycle suspended from a rope: Either an idiot or best dad ever

This video is a good example of why men tend to have shorter lifespans than women.

[via Reddit]

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FBI agents pose as repairmen to enter private places without a warrant

Ted Balaker says: "Agents suspected some high rollers staying at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas of illegal sports betting (the horror!).

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What happens inside musicians' brains when they play?

Basically, brain fireworks.

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WATCH: New York City Food Warriors explore the sweet eats of Harlem's 125th Street

The Internets Celebrities (Dallas Penn, Rafi Kam, and director Casimir Nozkowski) explore the culinary delights of 125th Street in New York City, where Old Harlem meets New Harlem.

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Bill Cosby speaks to Associated Press on allegations he is a serial rapist

“With sexual assault allegations gaining increasing attention, The Associated Press reviewed an on camera interview with Bill Cosby earlier this month and made the decision to publish his full reaction to questions about the claims.” [YouTube]

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Woman impersonates celebrities stuck in traffic

She's funny even when she is impersonating celebrities I've never heard of!

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