Posts Tagged ‘Clips’

"Life is Hell, Then You Become One With The Force": Darth Vader explains Sartre [Video]

28 Apr
What if Star Wars was really a foreign movie, exploring the depths of the human soul and the meaning of life? A recut version of the film (packed with Jean-Paul Sartre quotes) replays Star Wars as an existential journey. More »

An amazing infographic explains what we’d have done with the 205 million gallons of oil if the Gulf Oil Spill hadn’t happened [Video]

27 Apr
Last year's Gulf Oil Spill released 205 million gallons of oil — such a huge amount, it's hard to get your mind around. To help conceptualize it, Chris Harmon created this amazing animated infographic. More »

Understanding the Devious Progress Bar Illusion [Video]

28 Dec
Did you know that simple optical illusions can make it seem like the progress bars on your file downloads are moving faster than they actually are? Here's how it works. More »


What Caffeine Actually Does to Your Brain [Explainer]

13 Jul
For all of its wild popularity, caffeine is one seriously misunderstood substance. It's not a simple upper, and it works differently on different people with different tolerances—even in different menstrual cycles. But you can make it work better for you. More »