Category Archives: Animation

In the first spin off from 2018’s Oscar-winning ’Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse’, The Spectacular Spider-Ham (aka Peter Porker, voiced by John Mulaney) gets his own Looney Toonsian four minute feature, written and directed by Miguel Jiron.

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A sobering collaboration between the International Red Cross and our favourite German educational design studio Kurzgesagt. To wit:

Until we did the research. It turned out we were a bit oblivious off the real impact of nuclear weapons in the real world, on a real city. And especially, how helpless even the most developed nations on earth would be if an attack occurred today.

Previously: Argie Bargie

NASA Goddard explains:

Have you ever thought about visiting a black hole? We sure hope not. However, if you’re absolutely convinced that a black hole is your ideal vacation spot, watch this video before you blast off to learn more about them and (more importantly) how to stay safe.

Download your safety brochure here.

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YouTube brainbox GGP Grey investigates efficient and not-so-efficient ways to board commercial airline flights.

Random boarding is better, it seems, but as physicist Jason Steffen showed in 2008, there is a precise order which minimises the delay caused by other passengers stowing their luggage in overhead compartments.

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