A rare glimpse at an Amish barn raising

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I mean, just look at this. A group of Ohioans take to a field and, with just ten hours of time and some planks of wood, put a barn together. Of course, the Amish are famously against modern technology, but permitted one Scott Miller to take pictures throughout the day. He stitched the photos together into a three-and-a-half minute video, ... Read More »

Artist stitches together bizarre doodles to create masterpieces

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It’s one thing to be able to draw masterpieces. It’s quite another to be able to draw them with third-grade doodles. Japanese artist Keita Sagaki has found a style he can truly call his own, taking crudely drawn figures and intricately weaving them together into a black-and-white portrait. It’s an interesting combination, and it’s so detailed that you can stare ... Read More »

Here’s what an Icelandic guy thinks about daylight savings time

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We have it pretty rough, having to go through confusing time changes twice a year. Some countries have called into question whether we should have daylight savings time at all. But Oskaar here, an native Icelander, doesn’t agree with that idea. Something about… darkness? I’m not really sure what his problem is, but I think it has something to do ... Read More »

This wheelbarrow race ends with a surprising twist

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Wheelbarrow races. America’s favorite pastime, and the best way to prove your worthiness. I thought I knew everything there was to know about wheelbarrow races, but this video a high school race from 2006 just knocked my socks off. Everything is going as planned when you see the girls on the right speeding past everyone, and just as you see ... Read More »