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Watch How A Traffic Accident Is Cleaned Up In This Timelapse

When a semi-trailer truck carrying a rig filled with toilet paper crashes into a bridge, what happens? A giant mess. A giant mess that someone has to clean up. This timelapse shows a city clean up crew picking up all the crap, repackaging it for another truck and getting the streets clean so that no one would know what’s going on.


This Time Lapse Of Fireflies Is Art In Motion

If you’ve been stressing out or if you’re getting swamped at work or if you’re feeling a little overwhelmed, here’s how you fix it: by watching this lovely time lapse of fireflies by Vincent Brady. Just put it on full screen, zone out and watch fireflies (or lightning bugs if that’s what you call them) paint the world with light and create mesmerising art.


Reverse Photoshop Turns Bikini Model Into Something Even Cheesier

Timelapse videos showing the meticulous process of retouching the female body have opened people’s eyes to our culture’s sad manipulation of beauty. But when College Humor has a go, the reality is worse than we think.


A Microscopic Timelapse Of Snowflakes Forming Is Hauntingly Beautiful

Snowflakes never fail to stun when viewed up close, but this microscopic timelapse of the things forming is simply breathtaking.


Zoom Into The Orion Nebula With This New Awesome Timelapse Technique

In an amazing twist on timelapse videos of the night sky, physicist and photographer Isidro Villo outfitted his camera with an automated mega-zoom lens, and captured the journey from the ground to the great Orion Nebula in this video found on DIY Photography and Petapixel.


Everything I Love About San Francisco In One Gorgeous Timelapse

San Francisco is fantastic. I’m admittedly biased because I live here, but behind all the headlines of late — skyrocketing housing prices, burgeoning class war, tech bubble 2.0 — it’s still chock full of weird, wonderful, and just plain beautiful stuff. Marc Donahue from PermaGrin Films turned his sights on the city for “I Left My Heart,” an impressive timelapse that shows SF from all the best angles.


Watch This Cruise Ship Get Cut In Half And Made 30 Metres Longer

As far as behemoth man-made objects, few things are more dwarfing than a cruise ship. That’s why it’s so incredible to see such a thing in the process of being taken apart. This striking timelapse video, posted at FStoppers, shows off the entire process.


The Untouched Natural Beauty Of New Zealand Is Like A Magical World

I’m one of those horrible humans who take nature for granted and recharge myself through indoor fluorescent lighting. I like walking city streets, I like going into city bars and I like eating city food. Feeling tyres screech, hearing sirens wail, coming across unexplainable damp spots, that’s all what I’m used to. But then I get a little taste of nature (through a Vimeo video on a computer indoors, no less) and wonder if I’m missing out on a whole magical part of the world. I probably am. You might be too.


Tour The CES Show Floor In 90 Frenetic Seconds

Until you’ve been to CES, it’s hard to appreciate how immense the exhibition space is. To convey the experience, we fired up a GoPro as we toured the show floor. Here is a a minute and a half of the chaos.


Those Crazy Timelapse Videos We All Love Take A Whole Lot Of Work

It seems like every other day there is a new dreamy, stupefyingly beautiful timelapse video of some location around the globe. It’s a tried and true form for wowing us internet denizens, but rarely do we get to meet the people behind those thousands of shutter clicks.