Your Moment of Zen: Flippy Lid

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Oh, flippy lid,  flippy lid, flipping in the sink. Wasting water, wasting time, forcing me to think: Flippy lid, flippy lid.... What am I doing with my life? ... Watch Now

Your Moment of Zen: Guillaume Néry Dives into the Deepest Swimming Pool in the World

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Beautiful and slightly terrifying. French freediver Guillaume Néry, who specializes in Constant Weight freediving, gently floats to the bottom of NEMO 33, the deepest pool in the world (113 feet). Hold your breath and see if you can make it to the bottom with him. I panicked after 30 seconds. ... See the Rest

Your Moment of Zen: Freediver Blows Bubble Rings into Fabulous Underwater Designs

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It's been a terrible week. Robin. Lauren. Edith. Now, I hear that Twisted has been cancelled. HOW MUCH MORE AM I EXPECTED TO TAKE? Here's a calming video. A french freediver blows perfectly formed air rings underwater, creating ethereal patterns. ... See the Rest

You’re Moment of Zen: A Bear Playing Tetherball

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Your Moment of Zen: Instant Ice! Instantly!

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A man leaves his hose out in freezing weather and when he turns it on in the morning, it spits out perfectly cylindrical ice cubes. Now, that might not sound very interesting, but just watch the video. It's mesmerizing. ... See the Rest

In Case You Were Wondering

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This is what it looks like when you crack an egg 60 feet under the ocean's surface. Sort of like a lemon in a condom. Or a jellyfish who swallowed the sun. Weird, beautiful, and hypnotic. (via Towleroad) ... See the Rest

NASA Launches Rubber Chicken Into Space

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A group of high school students working with NASA recently sent a sweater-wearing rubber chicken named Camilla into space, mounted with four cameras, a cryogenic thermometer, and two GPS trackers. Why? To prepare for a later experiment testing how species of microbes survive at the furthest point of the earth’s atmosphere, and to get kids ... See the Rest