Watch: Patient plays violin during brain surgery, a UK first

Professional musician Dagmar Turner had brain surgery at King's College Hospital, London to remove a benign tumor.

Adam Savage builds a steampunk rickshaw to be pulled by a Boston Dynamics robot

The fine folks at Boston Dynamics, busy building our future robotic overlords, have loaned Adam Savage a Spot robot for the Tested team to play with.

For his first project, Adam built a gorgeous steampunk/Victorian rickshaw for Spot to pull. The results are glorious.

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Moose stuck on railroad bridge gets rescued, relocated, without any major injuries

In Vermont, a moose got stuck on an active railroad bridge, and state fish and wildlife officials managed to remove the moose and relocate it to the wilderness with minimal injuries. Read the rest

Watch Iranian artist Ali Akbar Beigi apply finishing touches to a hyper-realistic oil painting

Watch Tehran-born artist Ali Akbar Beigi work on this gorgeous hyperrealistic portrait. Read the rest

The Marble Machine X project shows the value of the Youtube community

Marble Machine X is an ongoing project by Martin Molin of the band Wintergatan to create an amusingly-complex mobile marble-powered instrument. Read the rest

Watch Teller almost get SHOCKED by dangerous jugglers The Passing Zone, on 'Penn & Teller: Fool Us!'

This is a great clip. If you're into jugglers doing funny things or 500-volt stun guns, you're in for a treat. Read the rest

Ever seen a cicada hatch?

Scroll down, now you have! Read the rest

Yosemite Falls Rainbow Time Lapse

You need this. Read the rest

Blue-eyed deer was rescued, is in a loving and caring refuge now

The amazing Owl's Nest Sanctuary For Wildlife shared images of this incredibly beautiful blue-eyed baby deer on their Facebook page. Read the rest

Dog's-eye video of pup zooming around excitedly

Here's a sweet little sanity break for your achy-breaky brain. Read the rest

Bill Hader meets his and our god, Keith Morrison

Bill Hader's impersonation of Dateline's Keith Morrison has all but replaced the real Keith Morrison in my personal appreciation of Keith Morrison-ness: a folksy, overeager narrative of tragedy made perversely explicit. So it's a delight to see them in the same room.

Here's the classic parody:

I'd very much like to see the Hader-Morrison deepfake.

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'What do you think happens when we die, Keanu Reeves?'

Actor Keanu Reeves answers one of life's greatest questions in the way only Keanu Reeves can. Read the rest

Watch: Kayaking a river in Norway on a gorgeous Spring day

“Feels like summer in Norway,” says Tomasz Furmanek, who shot and shared this serene and beautiful video of kayaking down a lazy river on a beautiful April day. Read the rest

Texas: Large Infant Son breaks hospital newborn weight record at 15 pounds

This baby set a hospital weight record at birth. Of course it happened in Texas. Read the rest

This is one lucky, lucky strike

You've probably never seen a bowler knock down a strike quite like this. I mean, what are the chances?

Wasn't planned or done over and over, it just happened. Triggers asthma at the end.

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Video shows 1,000+ octopuses in Monterey Bay ?

Each of those white dots is an octopus. Read the rest

Sweden: Girl, 8, pulls a 1,500-year-old sword out of a lake where she and her dad were swimming

Hope they made her queen instantly. ALL HAIL OUR NEW MATRIARCH. Read the rest

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