Tag: sand

Sep 28, 2017

Liquefying Sand By Blowing Air Through It

Liquefying Sand By Blowing Air Through It

Come for the music, stay for the science

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Aug 28, 2017

Ken Block Took His Gymkhana Series to the Sand Dunes of Utah and It’s Awesome

Ken Block Took His Gymkhana Series to the Sand Dunes of Utah and It’s Awesome

Dirty in every respect. Borderline filthy

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Jun 28, 2017

This Lego Sand Roller Coaster on the Beach is Awesome

This Lego Sand Roller Coaster on the Beach is Awesome

Video by 5 Mad Movie Makers. Filmed at the Outer Banks in North Carolina

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May 31, 2017

Toshihiko Hosaka Creates Incredible Things Out of Sand

Toshihiko Hosaka Creates Incredible Things Out of Sand

The Tokyo-based artist has gained international recognition for his incredible sand sculptures

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Mar 21, 2017

Northbound: A Skateboard Film Shot on Frozen Sand

Northbound: A Skateboard Film Shot on Frozen Sand

Four skaters head north to the cold Norwegian coast, applying their urban skills to a new canvas—frozen sand

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Oct 31, 2016

Picture of the Day: The 20,000 Year Old ‘Dragon Dune’ That Protects a City

Picture of the Day: The 20,000 Year Old ‘Dragon Dune’ That Protects a City

In Iquique, Chile lies a 20,000-year-old, 320 m (1,050 ft) tall sand dune that overlooks the city

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Jun 20, 2016

Picture of the Day: Frosted Sand Dunes on Mars

Picture of the Day: Frosted Sand Dunes on Mars

Sand dunes cover much of this terrain, which has large boulders lying on flat areas between the dunes. It is late winter in the southern hemisphere of Mars, and these dunes are just getting enough sunlight to start defrosting their seasonal cover of carbon dioxide. Spots form where pressurized carbon dioxide gas escapes to the surface

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