January 7, 2014 at 10:24 am

These Fishers Put a GoPro on a Crab Net. The Results were Surprising

These Fishers Put a GoPro on a Crab Net. The Results were Surprising

In late December a group of fishers off the coast of Bunbury, Australia decided to attach a GoPro camera to their crab net. It turned out to be a great decision as the resulting video shows just how much activity there is underwater! Those stingrays look awesome!

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January 6, 2014 at 10:42 pm

Picture of the Day: The Frost Forest

Picture of the Day: The Frost Forest

THE FROST FOREST Photograph by exploreroftheworld on reddit In this random capture by reddit user exploreroftheworld, we see frost on a window that looks like a miniature forest of evergreen trees. The image was taken from the user’s apartment in Montreal, Canada, with his iPhone. This frosty winter has certainly created its…

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January 6, 2014 at 7:22 pm

Gifs with Sound is a Thing and It’s Amazing

Gifs with Sound is a Thing and It's Amazing

How do you improve on something that is already awesome? By adding sound of course! There’s an amazing community on reddit called r/gifsound where they add audio to your favourite animated gifs. You can even make your own at gifsound.com. The video above is a compilation of the top-rated gifs with sound on reddit…

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January 6, 2014 at 6:40 pm

Charlie Chaplin Was a Man of Few Words. 75 Years Ago He Made a Speech that Still Resonates Today

Charlie Chaplin Was a Man of Few Words. 75 Years Ago He Made a Speech that Still Resonates Today

This is Charlie Chaplin’s moving final speech from the film, The Great Dictator, spliced with modern imagery. The song is Window by The Album Leaf. The Great Dictator is a 1940 American comedy-drama starring, written, produced, scored, and directed by Charlie Chaplin. Although Chaplin was the only Hollywood filmmaker to continue to making silent…

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January 6, 2014 at 6:22 pm

If You’re Feeling Stressed, Take a Break and Watch This Video

If You're Feeling Stressed, Take a Break and Watch This Video

This uplifting video was filmed by Jon Rawlinson with a Canon 5DMKII with a 28-135mm lens. It was taken at the Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium in Japan, and is the second largest aquarium in the world. The main tank, called the Kuroshio Sea, is 35 metres (115 ft) long, 27 metres (89 ft) wide and…

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January 6, 2014 at 6:14 pm

This is Still the Greatest In-Game Dunk of All Time

This is Still the Greatest In-Game Dunk of All Time

It happened on September 25, 2000. The French media proclaimed it ‘le dunk de la mort‘ or the dunk of death. It was the Olympics in Sydney and Team USA was playing France. A lazy outlet pass was stolen by Vincent Lamar Carter (6’6″ / 1.98m), and the only thing between him and an…

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January 6, 2014 at 5:55 pm

The Best News Bloopers of 2013

The Best News Bloopers of 2013

Thirty glorious minutes of news bloopers from 2013. It’s live television, what could possibly go wrong? Let us know your favourite news blooper of the year in the comments below!

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January 6, 2014 at 5:33 pm

This Cheetah is Running 100 km/h… in Super Slow Motion

This Cheetah is Running 100 km/h... in Super Slow Motion

Director Greg Wilson teamed up with National Geographic Magazine and the Cincinnati Zoo to capture some of the most incredible slow motion cheetah footage you will ever see. The team captured every nuance of the animal’s movement using a Phantom camera filming at 1200 frames per second. The cheetahs shown here reached top speeds…

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January 6, 2014 at 5:21 pm

The Top 10 Biggest and Best Jumps Ever

The Top 10 Biggest and Best Jumps Ever

I compiled this video way back in 2010 (long before Felix Baumgartner’s record jump from space). To date it has been watched over 25 million times and remains the most viewed piece of content that the sifter has compiled 🙂 Feels appropriate that this be the second video in the newest section on TwistedSifter!…

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January 6, 2014 at 5:13 pm

This Three Minute Break Will Give You a New Appreciation for our Planet

This Three Minute Break Will Give You a New Appreciation for our Planet

The Pale Blue Dot is a photograph of planet Earth taken in 1990 by the Voyager 1 space probe from a record distance of about 6 billion kilometers (3.7 billion miles). At the request of Carl Sagan, the Voyager 1 spacecraft was commanded by NASA to turn its camera around and take a photo…

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