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YouTuber Tries Driving With Finger Tightened Wheel Nuts, Gets a Surprising Outcome
YouTuber Tries Driving With Finger Tightened Wheel Nuts, Gets a Surprising Outcome

7 Aug 2022, 21:10 UTC / In the search for creating car-related content, a YouTuber tried driving a car with finger-tightened wheel nuts and was surprised by the result

 
Russian Experiment Shows What Happens When You Put Coke and Mentos Inside a Car Tire
Russian Experiment Shows What Happens When You Put Coke and Mentos Inside a Car Tire

14 Mar 2022, 12:51 UTC / Can you actually inflate a car tire by mixing Coca Cola and Mentos? This video reveals the answer, so you'd better hit that play button

 
Here's the First Crazy Thing You'll See This Year: Fish Can Now "Drive" Vehicles on Land
Here's the First Crazy Thing You'll See This Year: Fish Can Now "Drive" Vehicles on Land

4 Jan 2022, 08:45 UTC / I bet you'd never thought this to be possible. Well, turns out that animals can sometimes achieve the impossible, even if it means driving a vehicle on land

 
Fresnel Lens Plus Sunlight Equals Destroyed Car Tire, iPhone, and Penny
Fresnel Lens Plus Sunlight Equals Destroyed Car Tire, iPhone, and Penny

17 Sep 2021, 13:22 UTC / If you focus the sunlight onto a car's sidewall with a Fresnel lens, you'll soon have to fit a spare or switch to Michelin's airless Uptis tires

 
Serious Science Question: How Far Can You Shoot Elephant Toothpaste Into Space?
Serious Science Question: How Far Can You Shoot Elephant Toothpaste Into Space?

8 Sep 2021, 12:47 UTC / Former NASA engineer and popular YouTuber Mark Rober lands into the Guinness Book of World records again with the most colorful experiment: a goo volcano

 
Insane Tire Experiment Aims to Achieve the Speed of Sound on Makeshift Device
Insane Tire Experiment Aims to Achieve the Speed of Sound on Makeshift Device

26 May 2021, 10:03 UTC / Not exactly scientific, but as always quite entertaining, this new episode from the Russian “Garage 54” channel on YouTube takes us spinning on an adventure

 
Somebody Tried to Lift a Compact Car Using Eggs, Apparently Needed Just Six Days
Somebody Tried to Lift a Compact Car Using Eggs, Apparently Needed Just Six Days

3 Feb 2021, 14:47 UTC / The car looks like a first-gen Elantra GT, and we're going to stick with that because finding the car model is way less enticing than the ensuing egg action

 
Blast From the Past: The Backwards Brain Bicycle, the Bike You Can’t Ride
Blast From the Past: The Backwards Brain Bicycle, the Bike You Can’t Ride

19 Jun 2020, 11:58 UTC / Experiment of Destin Sandlin, founder of Smarter Every Day, shows that there is no such thing as easy as riding a bike because of how our brains are wired

 
Ratatouille-Like Smart Rats Learn How to Drive Tiny Cars
Ratatouille-Like Smart Rats Learn How to Drive Tiny Cars

26 Oct 2019, 11:36 UTC / A total of 17 rats, both male and female, were taught that if they want to get some food – in this case Froot Loops - they had to drive a tiny car

 
NASA Readies New Experiments for the Moon, Plans to Launch Them This Year
NASA Readies New Experiments for the Moon, Plans to Launch Them This Year

22 Feb 2019, 10:06 UTC / In all, 12 such experiments have been chosen by NASA to be launched by the end of this year using American commercial partners

 
Record Chinese Mock Moon Mission Ends Successfully
Record Chinese Mock Moon Mission Ends Successfully

17 May 2018, 13:25 UTC / Chinese mock moon base experiment ends one year and five days after it started, setting a record for longest running stay in an enclosed cabin

 
BMW and Daimler Take Action Against Employees over Monkey Experiment Scandal
BMW and Daimler Take Action Against Employees over Monkey Experiment Scandal

2 Feb 2018, 08:40 UTC / Daimler and BMW announced disciplinary actions against some of their employees following revelations in the VW emission scandal

 
Monkeygate: Volkswagen Suspends Chief Lobbyist Thomas Steg
Monkeygate: Volkswagen Suspends Chief Lobbyist Thomas Steg

30 Jan 2018, 13:26 UTC / German automaker Volkswagen announced on Tuesday it is suspending chief lobbyist Thomas Steg pending investigation into animal experiments

 
Volkswagen Denies Involvement in Animal Cruelty in Monkey Experiment
Volkswagen Denies Involvement in Animal Cruelty in Monkey Experiment

29 Jan 2018, 12:06 UTC / Volkswagen claims it did not have any role in designing the 2014 animal experiment during which 10 monkeys inhaled diesel exhaust.

 
Volkswagen Accused of Rigging Experiment on Monkeys Prior to Dieselgate
Volkswagen Accused of Rigging Experiment on Monkeys Prior to Dieselgate

26 Jan 2018, 14:27 UTC / Volkswagen accused of trying to fake experiment on monkeys so that emissions from diesel engines no longer be blamed for cancer

 
Tesla 18650 Battery Cell Survives Arrow attack, Gets Cut in Half with an Ax
Tesla 18650 Battery Cell Survives Arrow attack, Gets Cut in Half with an Ax

3 Oct 2017, 11:21 UTC / It looks like Tesla built quite a durable battery pack for the Model S (and Model X, by extension) as breaking it took some serious destructive work

 
Insurance Company Designs Halloween Horror Car Based on Statistics
Insurance Company Designs Halloween Horror Car Based on Statistics

31 Oct 2015, 15:03 UTC / Each car model has its strong and soft features, but to make this a fun thing, this insurance company took the worst out of several brands and created one

 
Cute Blond Won’t Fit into the Trunk of a Lotus Elise, but It’s Worth Watching Her Trying – Video
Cute Blond Won’t Fit into the Trunk of a Lotus Elise, but It’s Worth Watching Her Trying – Video

20 Jun 2015, 10:30 UTC / The British roadster was named after the granddaughter of Romano Artioli, it has nothing to do with Beethoven's famous song

 
Feeding Friendships Is a Brazilian Campaign that Counter-Fights Facebook
Feeding Friendships Is a Brazilian Campaign that Counter-Fights Facebook

25 Nov 2014, 17:34 UTC / Brazilian marketing agency Mark+ decided it was time people got back to a normal social environment so they came up with an unique, yet simple idea: conversation. Created as a social experiment cond...

 
Electric Current Through Fuel, a Bad Idea? On the contrary
Electric Current Through Fuel, a Bad Idea? On the contrary

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC / “Hey Bob, is that fuel? Yuuup Jimbo. Hey Bob, what would happen if I was to put some of these pretty, pretty sparks in it? Well Jimbo, that would...”. That's how we'd imagine t...