This is the Pyro Board, a tabletop filled with flammable gas and soundwaves being pumped through it. Depending on the frequency, the table makes different flame patterns. No word if playing death metal with produce a pentagram and burn your house to the ground, but if I hear any Katie Parry coming out of that thing I'll send a Molotov cocktail through a window and do it my got-damn self. And -- AND -- show zero zero remorse afterward. "Hey GW, don't you feel bad about that time you burnt th..." NOPE, do it again in a heartbeat.
This is a slow-motion video of a match lighting at 2,000 frames-per-second, which ends up taking two-and-a-half minutes to watch. It's pretty neat, but not nearly as neat to think about as how the hell they managed to slow down time. *shaking videographer like a ragdoll* TELL... / Continue →
Smokey the Bear isn't laughing.
This is a video from a Youtube user dalemclmm testing REI's Storm Proof Matches. Tests include: burial, stomping and water-dousing, then all three at once. I'm not really surprised the matches survive considering they're sulfur-coated (versus ... / Continue →
This is a proof on concept video of Microsoft's IllumiRoom technology, a projection system that provides a more immersive gaming experience by filling the room OUTSIDE your television with game-related graphics. That's fine and all, but they better not cover my bikini babe pos... / Continue →