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Water Wigs

Photographer Tim Tadder of Los Angeles, California, sure knows how to make a splash. He’s discovered the simple formula for an “exploration into water weirdness” with the use of water balloons. Now, all he needed was a few baldies: Water Wigs is a dynamic set of images using exploding shaped water balloons lit with a triad [...]

Cats Are Graceful Drinkers

Cats may be neater drinkers than we are. They use a technique that balances gravity and inertia to avoid making splashes that would hit their whiskers. Videos of an eight year old cat named Cutta Cutta and various wild cats explain the process. An Academy Award-winning film recorded by MIT engineer Doc Edgerton in 1941 showed [...]