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New Scientist, Portfolio, Video

BEST OF THE WEB R.I.P.

03.18.11 | 1 Comment

Here’s the latest (and final) episode of the “Best of the Web” science video round-up:

And here are links to all 8 episodes:
June 2010
July
August
September
October
November
December
January 2011

The “top ten” format is being replaced by a weekly “Born to Be Viral” video, showcasing one clip we think should really make the rounds. So far we’ve had a suit that can withstand crazy fire, and a data visualization of a hacker trying to break into a VOIP server–which my editor described as “like if Tetris got cancer.”

This week, it’s a simulation of nuclear chain reaction using plastic golf balls and mousetraps:

The song is one I’m working on for a new (maybe) album…it was also the background music to James Urquhart’s excellent explainer video on black holes.

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