Tom Lehrer: Wernher von Braun

The song "Wernher von Braun", written well before 1964 -- and years before the landing on the Moon itself -- was recorded to Ampex video in Oslo, Norway, in 1967. The song was originally published on The Tom Lehrer Wisdom Channel in July of 2007 and was, in fact, the channel's first video.


Bugs Bunny: Bugs Bonnets

A psychological study of the behavioral effects of headgear as Bugs and Elmer continually switch personas depending on which hats they wear.

Circa 1956, RT 6:48.


Miss Arkansas Ventriloquism Act

Alyse Eady (aka. Miss Arkansas 2011) performed this impressive ventriloquist/singing/yodeling act at last night's Miss America pageant, but was still edged out by Nebraska's Teresa Scanlan.


Conan: Tim Minchin, Inflatable You

Australian musical comedian Tim Minchin does his American TV debut on Conan O'Brian, performing his song, Inflatable You.

From Conan O'Brien: 12 Jan, 2011.


Penn and Teller Bullshit!: Astrology

Millions of people believe their destinies are determined by the positions of the sun, moon, and planets, so Penn and Teller follow two astrologers as they dole out advice - for a price.

Season 7, Episode 2, RT 27:44, first aired July 2, 2009 and FUCK! NSFW: language.


A New Era in Exoplanet Science

ESOcast 20: Richest planetary system discovered - A new era in exoplanet science (Release date: 24 August 2010).

Astronomers using ESO instruments have discovered a remarkable extrasolar planetary system that has some striking similarities to our own Solar System. At least five planets are orbiting the Sun-like star HD 10180, and the regular pattern of their orbits is similar to that observed for our neighbouring planets. One of the new extrasolar worlds could be only 1.4 times the mass of the Earth, making it the least massive exoplanet ever found. This video podcast explains how these faraway planets were detected and exactly what we know about them.


NYC - Mindrelic Timelapse

A short collection of some of my favorite shots from New York City. Josh Owens twitter.com/mindrelic mindrelic@gmail.com mindrelic.com Huge thanks to Stefan Springman and everyone at NFGTV in NYC! www.nfgtv.com check out www.dynamicperception.com for...


Girl Gets Backup During Failed Anthem

Elizabeth's debut singing the national anthem on January 7, 2010 at the Norfolk Admirals game. The good news is that she did a wonderful job. The bad news is that the mic died after "gave proof." However, the crowd picked up the song and she kept her composure and stood there singing.


Top Gear - Ford Focus ST

The future's bright, the future's very orange as Jeremy Clarkson puts the Ford Focus ST through its paces out on a rather wet Top Gear track.


Ted Talks: Hanna Rosin: New Data on the Rise of Women

Hanna Rosin reviews startling new data that shows women actually surpassing men in several important measures, such as college graduation rates. Do these trends, both US-centric and global, signal the "end of men"? Probably not -- but they point toward an important societal shift worth deep discussion.