Cyborg Foundation (click for video)
CYBORG FOUNDATION is the Grand Jury Prize Winner in the $200,000 GE/FOCUS FORWARD Filmmaker Competition.
Neil Harbisson was born with achromatopsia, a rare condition that causes complete colour blindness. In 2004, Harbisson and Adam Montandon developed the eyeborg, a device that translates colours into sounds. Read more
Incredible Haitian stunt man (click for video)
Watch this incredibly talented Haitian stuntman performing very impressive parkour style stunts on the streets of Port au Prince. The most impressive (and a bit frightening) of his stunts is where he jumps over a motorcycle that is racing towards him.
Dogs singing “Happy Birthday” (click for video)
If you have a friend or family member with a birthday coming up, you might want to send them this very cute video instead of a card. The video is of dogs singing Happy Birthday. It was produced by Orapup, which has set up a website called happybirthdaydogs.com where you can customize it with someone’s name.
Spencer Watson kite flying competition winner (click for video)
Watch in this video Spencer Watson’s first place performance at the American Kitefliers Association (AKA) Open Individual Indoor Unlimited competition at the World Kite Museum’s 2013 Windless Kite Festival.
I must admit that before watching this video, I didn’t know that this sport existed. It is, however, very beautiful to watch as it is quite artistic and appears to take a bit of skill. Read more
People are Awesome 2013 (click for video)
This People are Awesome 2013 mash-up is the follow up to the 2010 video from the band Hadouken. The band’s song Levitate provides the background music to this video of incredible physical feats.
The original video has now garnered some 55 million views and counting on YouTube and this new video just published a couple days ago has already gone viral.There have been many “people are awesome” imitators, but these guys are the originals and have mastered the art.
Cat meets snow (click for video)
Watch in this cute video as Fletcher the cat in the UK is first introduced to snow. Fletcher is totally fascinated as he plays in the powdery snow.
The cat’s owner says he thinks, “he’s going nuts because he’s trying to catch falling snowflakes, but as soon as they land they disappear so he’s on to the next one.”