maybe you’re thinking you’ve seen all there is to see when it comes to slinkys. you’ve seen the slinky on an escalator and the epic slinky on a treadmill and think to yourself, “what else could there be to satisfy my slinky video fix?” do not miss, awesome hd slinky slow-mo video wherein you learn that the physics of a falling slinky is probably a lot weirder than you imagined. ( via kottke )
quite possibly the coolest visualization of the world’s ocean surface currents from June 2005 through Decmeber 2007 that you’ll see all day. go to svs.gsfc.nasa.gov/goto?3827 for the full 20 minute(!) video and hi-res image downloads. stunning.