Vsauce3 Explores and Examines What It Would Be Like If Mankind Lived on the Moon

Vsauce3 (see previously) host Jake Roper explores and examines what it would be like if mankind lived on the moon. One of the many fun facts that Roper discussed was that “if we lived on the moon for a year, we’d be .002 seconds older than if we had stayed on Earth.”

Mankind has always dreamed of colonizing the Moon. In fact, in the 1950s and 60s, the US military drafted up numerous proposals for Army and Air Force lunar bases. But what if we actually lived there?

What if We Lived on the Moon

What if We Lived on the Moon

images via Vsauce3

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A Series of Famous Film Scenes Recreated Using LEGO Bricks

15-year-old filmmaker Morgan Spence recreated many famous film scenes using LEGO bricks for his short film “Brick Flicks: Famous Films and Movie Posters in LEGO.” The stop-motion animation is a promotional piece for the book Brick Flicks: 60 Cult Movie Scenes & Posters Made from Lego by LEGO master builder Warren Elsmore. Spence recreated scenes from such classic films as Breakfast at Tiffany’sThe Wizard of OzWayne’s World, and more.

breakfastattiffanys

wizardofoz

waynesworld

photos via Morgan Spence

via The Daily Mail, Demilked

‘Girl With a Pierced Eardrum’, A New Banksy Street Art Work Based on ‘Girl With a Pearl Earring’ by Johannes Vermeer

Girl with a Pierced Eardrum by Banksy

On Monday Banksy revealed Girl with a Pierced Eardrum, a new work of street art based on the iconic painting, Girl with a Pearl Earring, by Johannes Vermeer. Banksy’s work, painted on a building in Bristol, UK, incorporates an alarm bell in place of the original painting’s pearl earring. The Independent reports that, as of today, the new work has already been vandalized with splatters of paint.

Girl with a Pierced Eardrum by Banksy

Girl with a Pierced Eardrum by Banksy

photos via Banksy

Two Baby Ostriches Kept an Injured Baby Elephant Company During Airlift Rescue Operation

Two baby ostriches kept an injured baby elephant company during an airlift rescue operation that was taking them all to their new home at the David Sherldrick Wildlife Trust in Nairobi, Kenya.

A baby elephant was rescued from the remote Northern Frontier in Kenya, having fallen down a man-made well in a sandy river bed. Named Wass this little calf was rescued alongside 2 baby ostriches, who have now all found a safe home at the DSWT Nairobi Nursery

via Nothing To Do With Arbroath

Sting Sings Cellphone Ringtones and Records an Audience Member’s Voicemail Message on ‘The Tonight Show’

On a recent episode of The Tonight Show, host Jimmy Fallon had Sting sing his own version of popular cellphone ringtones. Fallon then randomly selected an audience member and had Sting record their outgoing voicemail message to the tune of “Message in a Bottle” by The Police.

Here is the original version of “Message in a Bottle” for comparison to the voicemail version.