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Spectacular New Video Of The Failed Longest Car Jump Record Attempt

This spectacular multi-angle video shows Guerlain Chicherit’s attempt to beat the world record for the longest car jump, which is now held by Tanner Foust at 101 metres. Chicherit tried save a 109.7m gap between an 18-tonne steel ramp and a concrete landing surface. Fortunately, he didn’t die.


How And Why Your Computer Crashes

Despite technology constantly improving, there’s one eternal truth in computing: your computer can and will crash, probably at the most inconvenient point. But why is that? And why is it still a problem?


This Is What A 3000-Car Race Would Look Like If The Earth Were The Moon

Video: Professional video maker Rickard Rick produces renderings of games in his spare time and this 3000-car race-cum-epic-pile-up is one of his best. The physics are a bit crazy, as if the Earth had the moon’s gravity, but the results have a dream-like quality that makes it fun and hypnotic to watch.


MH370 Satellite Data Is Now Available For Anyone To Investigate

The Malaysian government has today publicly published the final ping transmissions between Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 and an Inmarsat satellite that it was communicating with before it disappeared — so now anyone can investigate what happened to the aircraft,


Flying Tyre Crashes Into A Car On The Road

Imagine cruising down the freeway, possibly on your way to a weekend away from the city, singing songs with your BFF, making future plans about what to do in August, thinking about what kind of food to grab when… SMACK. A flying tyre crashes itself into your car barely missing your windshield.


Oh My, Motorcyclist Just Misses Crashing Into A Horse On The Road

Video: Damn. This girl on the motorcycle just avoided one of the most ridiculously dangerous accidents you could ever imagine: hitting a horse on the road. Seriously, she’s zooming down the road when a horse starts acting up and jumps over to her lane. She quickly manoeuvres around it — thankfully, for her and the horse’s sake — but is obviously shaken up as her life probably flashed before her eyes.


Violent Crash In A Ridiculous Tiny Car Filmed With GoPro Cameras

“Can you feel your legs?” That’s what pilot Steve Poot asks copilot Nicolas Pire after badly crashing their Renault Clio R3t at the 2014 Rallye de Wallonie, in Belgium. The Clio is a ridiculous small French car, so this must really suck despite the safety cage.


Here's An Insane Motorcycle Crash From The Motorcyclist's POV

Well, this is absolutely terrifying. This helmet cam footage shows a motorcyclist crashing his bike at 225km/h, hitting the car in front of him and having his body catapulted and spun for what seems like an eternity on the road. Amazingly, he survived the crash. Incredible. Unbreakable.


Watch Portugal Launch A Drone And Immediately Fail By Crashing It

Video: Well, hmph. That’s not how drones work guys. Supposedly, this video shows Portugal attempting to launch a naval drone by giving it a running start. As the drone is thrown in the air to fly, it immediately nosedives and crashes into the ocean. What a wonderful failure.


Train Derails At Chicago Airport, Makes It Halfway Up The Stairs

Yesterday evening, a Blue Line train at Chicago’s O’Hare airport jumped the rails. And kept going.