Category Archives: Interesting

Great White Shark Bites Cage

While shark cage diving, our cage was attacked by an 11.5 foot Great White shark. The round buoy attached to the side of the cage was bent in half. Some of the lining of the outside blue barrier bar was … Continue reading

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My stomach turns just watching this new ride

Just give the video thirty seconds and you’ll see why.

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Interesting Church Altar

  This is the New Bedford’s Seaman’s Bethel in Massachusetts.  If you are wondering the connection with the ship, it has to deal with Herman Melville.  You can read more about it on the National Park Service website. Here’s a picture … Continue reading

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Mom upset over this bear

  Here’s the reason why.

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Giant Intake Vortex – Denison Dam, Lake Texoma

Here’s a very unique view of an intake vortex, created as water enters the Denison Dam spillway on Lake Texoma.

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Electron microscope slow-motion video of vinyl LP 

I describe how I made a stop motion animation of a phonograph needle in an LP groove using an electron microscope. I also show electron micrographs of other recording media.

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Oklahoma school finds hidden time capsule during remodel

Contractors doing construction at Emerson High School in Oklahoma City unearthed chalkboards from 1917, showing classroom life from 98 years ago. In making way for new white boards, the contractors removed chalkboards only to find another set of chalkboards — … Continue reading

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One heck of a take-off

It starts around the 32-second mark . . . Article

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A bit of Possum Kingdom Lake history

Maybe this is only cool to me but this is PK in 2015 and 1939. — victoriaLeigh (@victoria_clarkk) June 12, 2015 Here’s a larger version of the older photo.

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Ripsaw EV2 Extreme Luxury Super Tank 2015 1st Look (original) – YouTube

Ripsaw EV2 (Extreme Vehicle 2) is one of the world’s most sought after high performance, luxury vehicles. Originally designed and built for the military as a high speed super tank, its base platform the “Ripsaw” proved to be the fastest … Continue reading

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That’s One Big Shark

One of the largest Great Whites ever filmed. Guadalupe Island Video credit: Mauricio Hoyos Padilla I don’t know about sizes of Great Whites other than knowing that they are big, and this one appears really gigantic. But I’m more surprised … Continue reading

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A GoPro inside a Falcon 9 falling back to Earth

SpaceX – A GoPro inside a fairing from a recent Falcon 9 flight captured some spectacular views as it fell back to Earth. Footage is played in real time.

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