When an unfamiliar crisis hits when you least expect it, you've got to make do with the wise folks around you. That's what the folks at Angry Picnic (sponsored by Mashable) do when Cody Strong approaches random college students around Arizona State University with unusual (and completely made up) emergency problems to solve!
If you've tried to say your ABC's backwards, you'll know just have difficult it can be! But can you imagine saying everyday words completely backwards? The Backwords Dude's built an entire YouTube channel around to his special ability (though you'll need a special app to understand him!).
In his latest episode, our trendy bearded linguist tackles tough fan submissions like: View Now
Just three years after Valery Rozov set the world record for the highest BASE jump (23,680 feet), the Russian legend and Red Bull athlete returns to the Himalayas to break his own record. After a freezing and backbreaking hike up Mt. Cho Oyu to 25,250 feet, Valery takes the epic, record-setting plunge!
A hunky cowboy in a snazzy suit steals the show (and countless hearts) when he starts "surfing" a bucking mechanical bull in Virginia! Where anyone else would be hanging on for dear life, Anthony Smith doesn't even break a sweat as he performs an epic dance routine on top of his unsteady mount.
A Peruvian man with an eye for the dramatic pulls out all the stops on his big first date as he waits with flowers and an absolutely enormous teddy bear on the street. A large crowd quickly gathers to watch the hopeless romantic meet his date and someone starts to stream the scene live on the web, but after more than an hour of waiting, it looks like the poor guy got stood up!
We've got a feeling the enormous stuffed animal might have had something to do with it.
When the big winter storm hits, count on Red Bull and its elite eight-man windsurfing team to be out in the thick of it! Braving 100+ kmh winds and giant waves, these daring athletes all compete in the roaring surf for the coveted Storm Chase title. View Now
Some ice fishing friends in Nebraska lose more than they bargained for when one guy accidentally drops his smartphone into the water along with his released catch! Although this epic fail was originally recorded beck in early 2015, the video was recently posted on social media in time for ice fishing season.
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VideoVolunteers shares the inspiring story of a teen DIY genius from India so excited about cars that he builds one himself. Although 19-year-old Prem Thakur has no formal background in engineering, electronics and didn't even have access to the internet until he was 12, he refines his impressive DIY skills with YouTube how-to videos and parts from a scrapped Hyundai Accent. View Now
Two siblings' happy romp in Russia's first autumn snows goes horribly wrong when a manhole cover flips beneath their feet and sends the little boy falling into the sewer! Miraculously, good Samaritan adults are just feet away and immediately launch a dramatic rescue.
Because this traumatizing accident was so completely preventable, local police have launched a full investigation into the controversially secured manhole cover.
Moreso than a car, a motorcycle is only as safe as its driver. Unfortunately, somewhere along this routine left-turn we see the bike slip out from under High Life Kota! Although the motorcycle takes obvious damage, our miraculously unhurt biker's able to safely drive home.
We wish we could say the same about this unlucky bike collision at a dealership. The ink on the motorcycle lease agreement probably hasn't dried when its newbie biker smashes his mint ride into a parked car!
Sometimes our favorite internet videos seem too good to be true. We suspect there mightjustbe more to this tree stump lift bet, UV-sensitive prototype sunglasses, and hilarious airplane armrest feud than meets the eye. But thanks to eagle-eyed RightThisMinute hosts and Mac Dreidel, we've got some serious "real or fake" experts on our side!
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It all begins at a calm Russian bus stop... well, calm until an unknown man marches across the intersection and sucker-punches a woman absorbed in her smartphone. The unprovoked attack sends her sprawling inside an empty building, but a swift reaction is on the way. Before our violent baddie can land another punch, a shocked bus passenger knocks out the assailant with a single punch.
This sacrificial rescue just feet from an oncoming train could've been taken straight from a dramatic railway safety PSA. Its original posters insist it's crazy but real footage of UK railway workers tackling a wayward cyclist off the train tracks at the very last minute! Though it tells a touching tale, RightThisMinute hosts notice a few suspicious editing "red flags" in the video.
Being a NBA New Orleans Pelicans player and a Red Bull athlete is a lot to juggle, so Anthony Davis gets a totally realistic robot body double. Not only is the new "TonyBot" a hit, his epic public dance moves spark a New Orleans dance craze called "The Tony". View Now
Wacky tech genius Colin Furze wants to make "trash juice" a thing of the past. Instead of ruining his jeans when it's time to make room in the trash can, his solution is his homemade "Stomp-O-Matic"! After Colin's quick field test, we're sure these anatomically correct robot legs could stomp trash all day if only they didn't catch fire so easily. But as Colin says, proof of the concept is there. View Now
Roaring racers, breakneck speeds and epic wipeouts—what else could you ask for in a race? Luckily for us and other fans, the Lucas Oil Off Roading Racing Series is in town October 22-23. Though these legendary racers have toured all over the country, their latest stop is the Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park in Chander, Arizona. View Now
The pyromaniac behind Gas Torch In Flames thought it would be a novel idea to introduce a big glass bottle of hard liquor to a blow torch, even though alcohol happens to be very flammable. Strangely, nothing happens for 99.9-percent of the experiment. But when our "researcher" picks up the scarred bottle to inspect the damage—KABOOM!
Whoever said boating is a chore or a millionaire's hobby obviously never met James Womack and his solar-powered hammock "MelloShip". Combining the best features of chillaxing and leisure boating, this multi-use and completely original watercraft leaves a zero carbon footprint because of its durable green tech. View Now
"Man hugs" aren't just an art... they're a precise science! To sort out the millions of "bad hugs" from the two approved techniques we've got Robbie Sherrard as a coach. Just whatever you do, DON'T make the feel too good or cuddly—that's totally awkward.
Because it's that "spooky" time of the year again, AMC horror streaming service Shudder has collected the top 100 horror films for you and your friends to binge-watch until Halloween. If you're looking for a scary trick-or-treat soundtrack they've even got a bloodcurdling four-hour loop of films' best horror screams!
Gone are the peaceful wedding days of doves and rice. This important Saudi marriage alliance gets wedding guests so stoked they begin machine-gunning the sky with AK-47 assault rifles! Although this gun-mania is hardly unique to Saudi Arabia, it's so widespread there that a special Saudi police force and surveillance network is dedicated to policing the dangerous gunfire.
What goes up must come down, so understandably this risky party behavior's attracting a hailstorm of internet criticism from the region.
On the surface, pogo sticks are next to the unicycle in practicality and "it" factor... but push this bouncing contraption to its extreme limits like Biff Hutchison and you get total epicness. Biff broke his own Guinness World Record with a jump at 11.05 feet—a staggering six inches taller than his previous effort. Well done Biff!