Category Archives: Video

Listen carefully.

Redditor  Dani Ochoa performs the Mos Eisley Cantina tune and the Imperial March from Star Wars using mathematical formulae. To wit:

It started with x+4… and I couldn’t unhear it. Instead of doing my math homework I figured out what the Cantina Theme would sound like if your instrument was a pencil.

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Epic black and white time-lapse footage of storms over central and southwest US in 2017 shot in 8K (4320p, though it’s only viewable in 4K on YouTube) by storm chaser Mike Oblinski.

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A chain reaction marble run perfectly synchronised with Tchaikovsky’s Waltz of the Flowers by kinetic artist Mark Robbins, who sez of it:

After listening to parts of this song hundreds of times to match things up I went a bit crazy

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Trump does the US national anthem at the NCAA college football championship in Atlanta, Georgia on Monday.

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Or, ‘Short But Sweet’: a frenetic and hilarious animation by Netherlands-based studio KLOMP! that manages to pack in every cliché of the fantasy movie genre, while still rescuing the princess in record time.

If your Dutch is any less than fluent, keep captioning on.

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MPC VFX shows how Sean Young’s Nexus 6 replicant Rachel in Blade Runner was recreated for Blade Runner 2049 using reference images from the then 58 year old actress, a younger performer and CGI effects.

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