How It's Made: Ceramic Brake Discs

A clip from the Science Channel HD show, How It's Made. High performance ceramic brake discs. A great presentation of a fascinating subject. Silicon carbide.

The Wall Breaker

British company BCB invented The Wall Breaker, a non-explosive, compressed air cannon which fires standard plastic water cooler drums to breach walls, gates and doors for rapid quick entry. It can be fired every 10 to 15 seconds. The water jugs can be filled with water, sand, or other materials.

The firm have already sold the system to security forces and the military in a number of countries including the USA and Thailand. The company says: "Security teams and counter-terrorism officers often use explosives but if you're trying to rescue a hostage, that's pretty dangerous."

Search for the Great Sharks (1992)

Search for the Great Sharks takes viewers on a round-the-globe expedition to discover some of the world's largest sharks and witness them at close range. From the coast of California to the remote reaches of South and Western Australia, this film pursues blue sharks, whale sharks, and, the most notorious of all, the great white. The film gives viewers a unique sense of closeness to these awesome creatures.

U.S. Olympic Team Tribute to Muhammad Ali

Watch this exclusive tribute by Steve Porter for Muhammad Ali - the special guest of Team USA's 2012 Benefit Gala hosted at USA House the night before the London 2012 Opening Ceremony.

Although there is some audio manipulation, it highlights how downright poetic his boasts always were.

The Onion: Martin Luther King Bust First Thing to Go, Romney Advisor Quietly Thinking

A new study finds that Americans need six hours of sleep at work, scientists say the U.S. may have discovered a previously unknown level of not caring about Syria, and a fan prefers Tarantino's early work when he was shelving movies all day at a video store, It's the week of July 16th, 2012.

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Cool Hand Luke (1967) trailer

The story of a man who would not stop his rebellion against authority. Chopping heads off of parking meters in a drunken stage leads Luke to a life on the chain gang.

Boy. You ain't got your mind right. Now what we got here is a failure to communicate.

Louis CK: HBO One Night Stand

One Night Stand 2006 stand-up series on HBO half-hour stand-up special the top performing comedian Louis C.K.

DVD English.

Steven J. Santos (Director).