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  • Popular Engineering with Origami

    Engineering with Origami

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    On first glance it's surprising that origami -- a centuries old art of folding paper to achieve particular aesthetics -- is applicable to engineering. But upon closer consideration there are a lot of reasons methods developed for paper folding are also ap

  • Popular Off-Grid Cabin with Energy Wheel, Floating Bed & Indoor Climbing Wall

    Off-Grid Cabin with Energy Wheel, Floating Bed & Indoor Climbing Wall

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    The Zoobox is a fun, innovative and fully off-grid micro cabin with solar power, an energy wheel, well water, a wood stove, and propane for hot water and the heated floor. But what is truly unique about this cabin is that it’s interactive. The space

  • Popular The Bizarre Behavior of Rotating Bodies, Explained

    The Bizarre Behavior of Rotating Bodies, Explained

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    Spinning objects have strange instabilities known as The Dzhanibekov Effect or Tennis Racket Theorem - this video offers an intuitive explanation. Below is a further discussion by Henry Reich that I think helps summarize why axes 1 and 3 are generally sta

  • Popular Tour This Extra Wide Tiny House with a Unique Folding Ladder

    Tour This Extra Wide Tiny House with a Unique Folding Ladder

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    The Orchard House is a beautiful extra wide tiny house on wheels measuring 10'x19'. This tiny home was built by Colin at Salt Spring Island Tiny Homes and we especially love the super spacious loft and the space saving ship's ladder that folds up and tuck

  • Popular Dog Unimpressed by Giant Alien Head: Funny Dogs Maymo & Potpie

    Dog Unimpressed by Giant Alien Head: Funny Dogs Maymo & Potpie

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    SubscWatch Funny Dogs Maymo & Potpie first get pranked by a Giant Alien Head, and then watch the two dogs get surprised with a Ball Pit! Cute beagle dog Maymo is minding his own business on the couch when he is interrupted by a ridiculously large alie

  • Popular First Flight on Another Planet!

    First Flight on Another Planet!

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    The Mars Helicopter aims to make the first powered flight on another planet when it takes off on Mars as part of the Mars 2020 mission. I learned a lot getting to visit the drone right before it was mounted on the rover. How do you fly in 1% of Earth's at

  • Popular Tour This Spacious DIY Tiny House with Transforming Furniture

    Tour This Spacious DIY Tiny House with Transforming Furniture

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    Tour this DIY tiny house build that's spacious and bright with modular space-saving furniture, a massive kitchen, mini bathtub and a unique parquet floor with a chevron pattern. The tiny home is insulated with Roxul because it's fire-resistant, and they a

  • Popular Is the “insect apocalypse” real?

    Is the “insect apocalypse” real?

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    This week, we hit the road in rural Texas for our weirdest experiment yet. We’re collecting all the bugs that splat on our car’s windshield. It’s a silly project that hints at a very serious issue: the decline of insect populations aroun

  • Popular Modern High-End Tiny House with XL Kitchen & Rooftop Deck

    Modern High-End Tiny House with XL Kitchen & Rooftop Deck

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    A full tour of a modern tiny house with a rooftop deck! And get your first audiobook and 2 Audible Originals for free when you try Audible for 30 days! Daniel and his wife JoAnna built this 24-foot long tiny house on wheels as a model to see what they cou

  • Popular DIY Tiny House with the Most INCREDIBLE Interior Design!

    DIY Tiny House with the Most INCREDIBLE Interior Design!

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    Braelyn and James are two artists who poured their creativity into this beautiful DIY tiny house build. For just under $60,000 CAD they built a 32-foot tiny house with two staircases, two patio doors, and two king-sized lofts with a bridge connecting them

  • Popular INCREDIBLE Facts About the International Space Station

    INCREDIBLE Facts About the International Space Station

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    We’ve all heard about the International Space Station zipping around in space, and some of you may have seen it shoot across the night sky, but what do you really know about it? Here, we’ll delve into the beginnings, the middle, and even the e

  • Popular Moon exploration is coming back in a big way

    Moon exploration is coming back in a big way

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    You might think of old Apollo missions as the heyday of moon exploration, but that may soon change. After years of relative quiet in lunar missions, many governments have their sights set on some exciting new science on Earth’s satellite. But this t

  • Popular This Cozy Tiny House Makes You Want to Move in Right Away!

    This Cozy Tiny House Makes You Want to Move in Right Away!

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    Full tour of this tiny house cottage on wheels! It's 24 feet long with a sleeping loft and staircase, two heat sources, lots of natural light, and a cozy rustic interior design.

  • Popular A Love to the Moon and Back

    A Love to the Moon and Back

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    All his life, Gene Shoemaker dreamed of stepping foot on the moon. A geologist known for his work with craters, Gene was set to be one of the first astronauts aboard Apollo 11. But, a failed medical test cut his dreams short. Still, his journey didn&rsquo

  • Popular Astronaut Chris Hadfield Debunks Space Myths | WIRED

    Astronaut Chris Hadfield Debunks Space Myths | WIRED

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    Retired astronaut Chris Hadfield helps debunk (and confirm!) some common myths about space. Is there any sound in space? Does space smell like burnt steak? Is NASA working on warp speed?

  • Popular We decoded NASA’s messages to aliens by hand

    We decoded NASA’s messages to aliens by hand

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    In 1977, twin golden records were sent into space on the Voyager 1 and 2 spacecraft. Still sailing through space at nearly 60,000 km per hour, the records contain sound, songs, and images from earth. But how did NASA include images on an analog record? He

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