Sometimes you just wake up on the wrong side of the bed and everything is just downhill from there. You oversleep, your boss yells at you, you stub your toe and then to round it all off your grandma died. If you want to feel the slightest bit better about yourself, just take a gander at these people, who may or may not be having a worse day than you!
Most of the time, life doesn't go as smoothly as we want it to. Life has nasty little surprises around the corner. But there are some things that will always work like clockwork: machines. There are no nasty surprises with machines. No getting caught in the rain without an umbrella. No parking fines on your windscreen. No dropping your toast on the floor face down. None of that. Mechanical things are dependable. Predictable. So here are ten mechanical GIFs of things working that will satisfy your innate desire for order.
AI seems to be moving forward in leaps and bounds these days (sometimes literally). In the latest advancement of robotics, OpenAI has just released footage of Dactyl, it's AI powered robot (which has just one humanoid hand) solving a Rubik's cube. It's not about the speed, but rather the dexterity required to solve a Rubik's cube one-handed (heck, even solving a Rubik's cube with both hands is difficult for me). The most impressive thing is that the robot learnt to solve it all by itself.
Bad jokes are the best jokes! Did you hear about the restaurant on the moon? Great food, no atmosphere.
Dad jokes are our parents way of getting revenge for the first ~year or two of complete sleep deprivation lack of intimacy and way too many articles of clothing destroyed by vomit. Not to mention all the hair they lose from worrying about us. So when you wonder why your dad made you cringe so hard you got permanent wrinkles, remember that you totally deserve it the devil child that you are/were.
Just like those endless videos of satisfying mechanics and perfection, there are countless videos of epic shockwaves, whether from military ordinance, disasters, or simple backyard shenanigans. Whatever the case, the results are amazing, and shouldn't be missed. So we went ahead and gathered all the best ones from this week into one place, so instead of looking, you can simply sit back and enjoy.
The Himalayas: a mountain range 1,500 miles long that spans across five countries. From Bhutan to Pakistan, the scenery of the sacred mountains and the surrounding nature is not seen anywhere else in the world. With many of the mountains revered by locals and worshipped as incarnations of gods, it's easy to see how the peaks could be mistaken for something out of this world. Here are twenty five photos of the Himalayas that showcase it's magnificence.
But beware: after reading this article you may have a sudden urge to buy a one-way ticket and a pair of hiking boots. Don't say you weren't warned.
If you want to become your cat, you must first take a photo of your cat (make sure to catch their fur in good light) and submit it to shindo rinka, a creative planning office in japan and wait. wait for your custom cat mask.
Japanese creative studio Shindo Rinka joins forces with modeling workshop 91 and together the collectives launch a service that produces incredibly realistic cat masks. The curious initiative is quite interesting as it attempts to give pet owners a chance to bond with their feline friends on a level that is more in-depth.
Shindo Rinka and 91's offering is completely customizable. Consumer who want to partake in this opportunity will have to submit a photo of their pet, which the designers can use as a reference point. After careful consideration of the features of the image, the skilled sculptors will begin making the custom realistic cat mask with a 3D mold that will be covered in fur. The details and "facial extremities" will be replicated by hand.
Via: Trend Hunter
Now that you have basically survived the work week, give yourself a pat on the back! You finally almost have that work monkey off your back (your boss), and all you have to do is make it through the work day to be that much closer towards the weekend and freedom. So luckily we did the work for you, bringing amazing memes right to you instead of you having to scroll through endless re-posts and unfunny content.
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