Grossout video: Moth and tick removed from man's ear

A big guy had a bug fly in his ear. “We thought it was a little white moth, but what came out is unbelievable.” Ewwww. [Video, via Reddit]


Weird SPAM-colored soft robot moves like a zombie hot dog

Harvard University released video of this unnerving soft robot that can move untethered through punishing conditions, including snow and fire, yet will remain resilient.


A ten-second toaster, for breakfast in a hurry

YouTuber Photonicinduction tests a toaster to its limits-- and beyond. More

Woman inhales anti-gravity vapors and floats up pole

One of the few instances in which portrait video is appropriate.


Kickstarting another season of the outstanding Relatively Prime math podcast

Samuel Hansen's fantastic math podcast is everything a technical program should be deep but accessible, thoughtful but funny, and free for all; the new season is on Kickstarter for a few more hours! I put in $35.


Anti-corporatist protesters seize town hall, citing Magna Carta

Joly sez, "On October 10 2014 UK activists, concerned about EU-US TTIP and EU-Canada CETA agreements that could make it possible for corporations to sue governments for banning fracking, invoked Article 61 of the Magna Carta to temporarily seize control of Glastonbury Town Hall.


WATCH: Musician arrested for legally singing in subway

xac branch says: "One of NYPD's finest arrests a man for playing in the subway after he recites the law word for word that allows him to perform for donations. He continues to sing as he is being handcuffed."

Interesting to see the two undercover officers appear during the arrest.


Cat enters building

Music: "I Don't Wanna Grow Up," Tom Waits (1992)

My favorite music video of all time.


Familiar film scenes in Lego

Music by Al Cisneros (OM, Sleep) in David V. D'Andrea's stunning 7" packaging

Artist David V. D'Andrea is releasing a limited number of these absolutely gorgeous handmade art pieces in the form of 7" records containing entrancing dub music by Al Cisneros of Sleep and OM fame, available on Samaritan Press. (via OMGVinyl)


Antiquated ATMs are easy pickings for "jackpotting" by fraudsters

The older machines -- about half of them running Windows XP, which no longer receives security updates -- are very vulnerable to "jackpotting" attacks where criminals trick the machines into paying out money without correctly debiting any account, to the tune of millions.


Bears would just eat zombies right up

"Zombies are just walking meat," says David Mizejewski, who explains in this video just how many they'd get through daily as part of Team Nature's cleanup operation. More

Music: "You're All Talk," The Pandoras (1985)

The Pierce led Pandoras.


WATCH: Torturing virtual people with crowd simulation software

Dave Fothergill had some good fun with the Maya crowd simulation stuff in this cheerfully apocalyptic video -- it's even better with Waxy's soundtrack.