Slo-Mo Slinky of the Day

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Just watch -- the bottom of the slinky doesn't move until the top end catches up to it.

Here's the scientific explanation, in case you can't wrap your head around it.

[kottke]

Slo-Mo Thing of the Day

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Remember the "Blow Job" photo series that made the rounds last month? Here's the way-more-awesome video, from Lithuanian photographer Tadao Cern.

[io9]

Slo-Mo Thing of the Day

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A 1000fps look at the lithely motions of two Berlin State Ballet dancers, set to "Everything in Its Right Place" by Radiohead.

[hyst.]

Slo-Mo Thing of the Day

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Slo-Mo Thing of the Day: Some kind Canuck did us all a big favor and slowed down the extended title sequence of the Simpsons' 500th episode, which features a flipbook-style look at all the couch gags in the show's storied history.

Music: "Feel It All Around" by Washed Out (AKA the Portlandia theme song).

[wow.]

Supercut of the Day

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Supercut of the Day: A carefully crafted compilation of every understated slow-motion shot in Wes Anderson's critically acclaimed oeuvre, set to Ja Rule.

[slacktory.]

Slo-Moe Thing of the Day

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Slo-Moe Thing of the Day: To promote its "zero microwaves" policy and prove that "microwaves ruin everything," Moe's Southwest Grill sticks a bunch of things that shouldn't be inside microwaves inside a microwave and presses "start."

[geekologie.]