Aug. 24th, 2012

Hey look: Friday!

Are we ready? Okay. Let’s go!

» Complete MSL Curiosity Descent

Complete MSL Curiosity Descent

“This is a full-resolution version of the NASA Curiosity rover descent to Mars, taken by the MARDI descent imager.”
I love the features the new probes have on them. This is amazing footage.
Sent in by many subscribers. Fantastic.

» Making of Rio 2016

Making of Rio 2016

A short film about the seemingly organic nature of the creation of the Rio 2016 Olympic Logo
Sent along by Sheri C.

» Legitimate Rape

Legitimate Rape

“A lot of controversy over Todd Akin’s comments on “Legitimate Rape” and the miracles a woman’s uterus can do when it happens. But how does the uterus KNOW when the rape is legitimate? Finally, someone with answers – Me.”
Well done, and extremely timely.

» The Invisible Bicycle Helmet | Fredrik Gertten

The Invisible Bicycle Helmet | Fredrik Gertten

This was sent in by several subscribers and it’s a pretty great idea.

Bonus Video:

» Dan Castellaneta explains Homer Simpson’s

Dan Castellaneta explains Homer Simpson's

This guy must have a heck of a time ordering drive-thru. 🙂
An informative interview.
More interviews here.

Enjoy your Summer Friday. Have a great weekend.