SuperM Answers K-Pop Questions From Twitter | Tech Support | WIRED

The members of SuperM use the power of Twitter to answer common questions about SuperM and K-pop. While doing so, Baekhyun, Taemin, Kai, Taeyong, Ten, Lucas, and Mark all say nice things about each other, reveal their favorite K-pop bands and talk about their all time favorite music videos. Some of the questions asked include: … Read more SuperM Answers K-Pop Questions From Twitter | Tech Support | WIRED

How This Guy Makes Record-Breaking Balloon Sculptures | Obsessed | WIRED

Jeremy Telford built the world’s largest balloon sculpture. But that’s only one of the impressive things he has done with balloons. He’s recreated the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, numerous Marvel characters, Van Gogh’s Starry Night, and Stranger Things’ Demogorgon…all with just balloons. Still haven’t subscribed to WIRED on YouTube? ►► http://wrd.cm/15fP7B7 Get more … Read more How This Guy Makes Record-Breaking Balloon Sculptures | Obsessed | WIRED

Former Facebookers take on Facebook

Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2rN9RAR Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/34KRU4s Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast, where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. We had a lot to get through this week and may have ran over our time a little bit but it was worth it. First, we discussed Weekend Fund’s second effort, a … Read more Former Facebookers take on Facebook

10 Levels of Ice Sculpture: Easy to Complex | WIRED

Ice sculptor Shintaro Okamoto explains the art of sculpting ice in 10 levels of difficulty. The angelfish is one of the most historical designs in the ice sculpting community, so it’s the perfect place to start. Shintaro explains how you can create an angelfish design in increasing levels of complexity, from using simple hand tools … Read more 10 Levels of Ice Sculpture: Easy to Complex | WIRED

Every Year’s Most Popular Toy Since 1969 Explained | Each and Every | WIRED

Chris Bensch, chief curator at the Strong Museum of Play, delves into the backstories of each and every über-popular toy released over the last 50 years. In 1977 Star Wars action figures hit the market and revolutionized the toy industry. 1979’s Atari 2600 popularized home video game consoles and 1995’s Beanie Babies started one of … Read more Every Year’s Most Popular Toy Since 1969 Explained | Each and Every | WIRED

Former Secret Service Agent Explains How to Protect a President | Tradecraft | WIRED

Former Secret Service Agent Jonathan Wackrow, now managing director at Teneo Risk, explains how the Service protects the President and other VIPs. Wackrow details the many steps required to ensure the safety of protectees, and describes how the Service has changed due to changing technology and lessons learned from historical events. Wackrow served in the … Read more Former Secret Service Agent Explains How to Protect a President | Tradecraft | WIRED

Scientist Explains How Some People Need Only 4 Hours of Sleep | WIRED

Researcher Ying-Hui Fu has found two rare genes that allow some people to be “natural short sleepers” who feel rested after a mere 4 or 5 hours per night. WIRED’s Arielle Pardes sat down with Dr. Fu to discuss her findings. Still haven’t subscribed to WIRED on YouTube? ►► http://wrd.cm/15fP7B7 Get more incredible stories on … Read more Scientist Explains How Some People Need Only 4 Hours of Sleep | WIRED

Surgeon Explains How to Apply Stitches | WIRED

Trauma surgeon Annie Onishi shows WIRED contributor Peter Rubin how to tie various forms of surgical knots. Annie demonstrates the techniques behind a one-handed knot using different types of sutures that are typically used for various parts of the human body. Still haven’t subscribed to WIRED on YouTube? ►► http://wrd.cm/15fP7B7 Get more incredible stories on … Read more Surgeon Explains How to Apply Stitches | WIRED

Rhett & Link Explore Their Impact on the Internet | Data of Me | WIRED

What kind of impact have Rhett & Link had on the internet? WIRED combs the web for data about Rhett McLaughlin and Link Neal and presents all the information to them. Can Rhett & Link guess what their three most popular YouTube videos are? How many Google results appear when you search their names? In … Read more Rhett & Link Explore Their Impact on the Internet | Data of Me | WIRED

Scientist Explains How Unsinkable Metal Works | WIRED

This piece of metal is unsinkable. WIRED’s Matt Simon spoke with the inventor, Chunlei Guo, about how the superhydrophobic material was created and how it could help prevent disasters at sea. Still haven’t subscribed to WIRED on YouTube? ►► http://wrd.cm/15fP7B7 Get more incredible stories on science and tech with our daily newsletter: https://wrd.cm/DailyYT Also, check … Read more Scientist Explains How Unsinkable Metal Works | WIRED

Bon Appétit’s Brad & Chris Answer Thanksgiving Questions From Twitter | Tech Support | WIRED

Bon Appétit’s Brad Leone and Chris Morocco use the power of Twitter to answer common questions about cooking for Thanksgiving. Do you put celery in your stuffing? Is it dangerous to deep fry a turkey? How many sticks of butter do you have to use on Thanksgiving? Are vegan mashed potatoes good? Should you dry … Read more Bon Appétit’s Brad & Chris Answer Thanksgiving Questions From Twitter | Tech Support | WIRED

Why It’s Almost Impossible to Shot Put 24 Meters | WIRED

Ever wonder what the upper limit of the shot put is? The record is 23.12 meters, or just under 75 feet. But could someone come along and put one even further? WIRED’s Robbie Gonzalez met up with Olympic record holder Ryan Crouser to find out why putting a shot 24 meters is Almost Impossible. Still … Read more Why It’s Almost Impossible to Shot Put 24 Meters | WIRED

VEnvirotech transforms organic waste into bioplastics

We interviewed Patricia Ayma, co-founder of the Barcelona-based startup that has developed a system for producing a biodegradable alternative to single-use plastics. Read more: https://tcrn.ch/35hu4gH TechCrunch is a leading technology media property, dedicated to obsessively profiling startups, reviewing new Internet products, and breaking tech news. Subscribe to TechCrunch today: http://bit.ly/18J0X2e

11 Levels of Origami: Easy to Complex | WIRED

Origami artist and physicist Robert J. Lang explains origami in 11 levels of difficulty. From a simple, traditional cicada to an extremely intricate one, watch how Robert J. Lang demonstrates and breaks down everything that goes into the art of origami. Still haven’t subscribed to WIRED on YouTube? ►► http://wrd.cm/15fP7B7 Get more incredible stories on … Read more 11 Levels of Origami: Easy to Complex | WIRED