2017 Hurricanes and Aerosols Simulation

By: NASA Goddard

Originally published on Nov 13, 2017

How can you see the atmosphere? By tracking what is carried on the wind. Tiny aerosol particles such as smoke, dust, and sea salt are transported across the globe, making visible weather patterns and other normally invisible physical processes.

This visualization uses data from NASA satellites, combined with mathematical models in a computer simulation allowing scientists to study the physical processes in our atmosphere. By following the sea salt that is evaporated from the ocean, you can see the storms of the 2017 hurricane season.

During the same time, large fires in the Pacific Northwest released smoke into the atmosphere. Large weather patterns can transport these particles long distances: in early September, you can see a line of smoke from Oregon and Washington, down the Great Plains, through the South, and across the Atlantic to England.

Dust from the Sahara is also caught in storms sytems and moved from Africa to the Americas. Unlike the sea salt, however, the dust is removed from the center of the storm. The dust particles are absorbed by cloud droplets and then washed out as it rains.

Advances in computing speed allow scientists to include more details of these physical processes in their simulations of how the aerosols interact with the storm systems.

Supercomputing 2017 conference:
https://www.nas.nasa.gov/SC17/home.html

Credits:
Matthew R. Radcliff (USRA): Lead Producer
Aaron E. Lepsch (ADNET Systems, Inc.): Technical Support
William Putman (NASA/GSFC): Lead Scientist
Anton S. Darmenov (NASA/GSFC): Scientist
Ellen T. Gray (ADNET Systems, Inc.): Narrator

Music: Elapsing Time by Christian Telford [ASCAP], Robert Anthony Navarro [ASCAP]

This video is public domain and along with other supporting visualizations can be downloaded from the Scientific Visualization Studio at: https://svs.gsfc.nasa.gov/12772

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North American Eclipse Megamovie v0.3

By: Making & Science, Google

Originally uploaded on Aug 22, 2017

This collection of photos was taken by a group of dedicated volunteers across the US during the Aug 21, 2017 total solar eclipse. They have been algorithmically stitched together, based on the time and location of the photo, to give us an extended look at the sun’s atmosphere. Where we have gaps you’ll see the previous image shown for a longer period. As more images are uploaded and processed these will be filled in and the movie will get better and better.

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Evian Roller Babies US

By: ViralVideoChart

Originally published on Jul 1, 2009

http://www.evianliveyoung.com

So small yet already incredible!

This campaign, with its joyful, optimistic mood, aims to delight audiences, as much with its freshness as through its message LIVE YOUNG!

Uploaded for Evian

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Ultimate Cat Yoga – Simon’s Cat | GUIDE TO

By: Simon’s Cat

Published on Aug 18, 2017

Watch Simon’s Cat unlock all of his chakras in a series of challenging and hilarious yoga poses.

Unlock your inner yogi with this BRAND NEW vinyasa flow : ULTIMATE CAT YOGA.

Does your cat strike ultimate yoga poses at home? Which one is your favourite?!

WATCH NOW & DON’T FORGET TO SUBSCRIBE HERE: http://bit.ly/scytsubs

Cat Yoga: Simon’s Cat
Directed by: Simon Tofield
Concept, Design & Composition: Liza Nechaeva
Animation & Colouring: Jack Sleeman

Producer: Emma Burch
Associate Producer: Edwin Eckford
Production Manager: Rebecca Warner-Perry

Music: Audio Network library

Have you visited the official Simon’s Cat website?
Official Website: http://www.simonscat.com

Stay connected with Simon’s Cat on your favourite websites:
Facebook: http://facebook.com/simonscat
Google+: http://plus.google.com/+SimonsCat
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Tumblr: http://simonscat.tumblr.com/
Pinterest: http://pinterest.com/simonscat

Want to see more of our Black & White films?
Check out our play list here: http://www.goo.gl/FkqgHw

Want to know more about the history of Simon’s Cat?
Watch the Simon’s Cat Story here – http://goo.gl/Vfx2JS

FAQs:

Q. Why isn’t ‘Off to the Vet’ available in full on YouTube? A. ‘Off to the Vet’ film production and crowdfunding campaign was a huge undertaking for the Simon’s Cat Team. Our hope is to produce more long form, full colour content for our fans but without having to turn to them through crowdfunding again. The film was completed in 2015 and submitted it to a selection of international film festivals over the following months. During this time, it was exclusively available to all funders that contributed via our private production blog. The feedback we have received from our funders has been overwhelming positive and we hope they are extremely proud of making the film a possibility. If you are a funder and have any questions regarding the campaign, please contact us at igg@simonscat.com

Q. What software do you use?
A. Simon’s Cat is made using Adobe Flash / TV Paint animation software.

Q. Why does it take so long to make each Simon’s Cat film?
A. Even though the films are made on computer software, they are still hand-animated in a traditional manner, frame to frame. It usually takes between 12 and 25 drawings to create 1 second of a Simon’s Cat film.

Q. Where can I buy Simon’s Cat merchandise?
A. You can purchase Simon’s Cat products from the official web shop: http://www.simonscat.com/Shop

Want to get in touch? Email us at – contact@simonscat.com

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Cats That Play Fetch – Simon’s Cat | Cat Snaps

By: Simon’s Cat

Originally published on Aug 10, 2017

Cats often do hilarious and unexpected things. Watch THIS video to see cats doing something very unusual — acting like dogs!

Have you ever seen a cat play fetch? Or act like a dog? Comment below!

WATCH OUR LATEST BLACK & WHITE ANIMATION HERE:
https://youtu.be/SNAZGy7JStQ?list=PLa…

AND Don’t forget to SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/scytsubs

To see more Simon’s Cat Snaps visit our website:
https://simonscat.com/snaps/

‘Cats That Play Fetch Credits:’
Directed by: Pavel Radu
Animation & Graphics: Simon Tofield
Assistant Art Director: Liza Nechaeva

Producer: Emma Burch
Associate Producer: Edwin Eckford
Production Manager: Rebecca Warner-Perry

Music: Shrooty
www.audionetwork.com

With thanks to:

Liliana
Jazquick
Charrad
Jenna
Xiaoyan
Hannah
Lauren
Michelline
Dana
Tara
Maxine
Bluethealpha
Joy
Jan
Ravenclaw67
Vanessa
Linda
Tracey
Yvette
Neil
CrkleStarSpider
Emily
Sarah
Mary
Stephanie
Tracey
Jenn

For all of your lovely videos!

FEATURING:

Fetch:
https://youtu.be/FatA6Pyw_D8?list=PLa…

Have you visited the official Simon’s Cat website?
Official Website: http://www.simonscat.com

Stay connected with Simon’s Cat on your favourite websites:
Facebook: http://facebook.com/simonscat
Google+: http://plus.google.com/+SimonsCat
Twitter: http://twitter.com/SimonsCat
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/simonscatof
Tumblr: http://simonscat.tumblr.com/
Pinterest: http://pinterest.com/simonscat

Want to see more of our Black & White films?
Check out our play list here: http://www.goo.gl/FkqgHw

Want to know more about the history of Simon’s Cat?
Watch the Simon’s Cat Story here – http://goo.gl/Vfx2JS 

FAQs:

Q. Why isn’t ‘Off to the Vet’ available in full on YouTube?
A. ‘Off to the Vet’ film production and crowdfunding campaign was a huge undertaking for the Simon’s Cat Team. Our hope is to produce more long form, full colour content for our fans but without having to turn to them through crowdfunding again. The film was completed in 2015 and submitted it to a selection of international film festivals over the following months. During this time, it was exclusively available to all funders that contributed via our private production blog. The feedback we have received from our funders has been overwhelming positive and we hope they are extremely proud of making the film a possibility. If you are a funder and have any questions regarding the campaign, please contact us at igg@simonscat.com

Q. What software do you use?
A. Simon’s Cat is made using Adobe Flash / TV Paint / CelAction animation software.

Q. Why does it take so long to make each Simon’s Cat film?
A. Even though the films are made on computer software, they are still hand-animated in a traditional manner, frame to frame. It usually takes between 12 and 25 drawings to create 1 second of a Simon’s Cat film.

Q. Where can I buy Simon’s Cat merchandise?
A. You can purchase Simon’s Cat products from the official web shop: http://www.simonscat.com/Shop

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Kraken Roller Coaster 360 VR 4K

By: 360 Amazing videos

Originally published on Jun 23, 2017

Kraken Roller Coaster 360 VR 4K

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Witness The Day The Asteroid Struck In Jaw-Dropping Virtual Reality! (360 Video)

By: Science Channel

Originally published on Jun 23, 2017

#AsteroidDay | Friday, June 30
Witness the extraordinary journey of the meteor that caused the largest asteroid impact in recorded history, in an immersive VR experience that will leave you awestruck from beginning to end. Ride with the asteroid as it barrels towards Earth, become part of its devastating impact as it breaches the planet’s atmosphere, and watch it explode over Siberia. With breath-taking visuals this VR experience portrays the power of the universe like never before by recreating the Tunguska event just in time for Asteroid Day on Friday, June 30.

Produced by our friends at Your Discovery Science
http://www.youtube.com/yourdiscoverys…

For a more immersive experience download the Discovery VR App at www.discoveryvr.com

Full Episodes Streaming FREE on SCI GO: https://www.sciencechannelgo.com/

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G Active | Water Made Active

By: G Active

Originally published on May 4, 2017

What if your water was as active as you? Would you move with it? With new G Active by Gatorade, you get water plus electrolytes to help replace what you lose in exercise and help keep you moving. G Active. Water Made Active.

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Extrapolate from Johan Rijpma on Vimeo.

Extrapolate from johan rijpma on Vimeo.

In this hand drawn animation a line is being extrapolated through a grid. When the line surpasses the boundaries of the grid, the process spreads to and reflects on its surroundings. Beyond each boundary the extrapolation of movement is causing deformation in a systematic but speculative way.

This work was created with support from ”Animation Artist in Residence Tokyo 2016” part of the Agency for Cultural Affairs, Government of Japan (Bunka-cho) ”Project to invite overseas creators of media arts 2016” and the Mondriaan Fund.

More info: http://www.johanrijpma.nl/notes/notes-extrapolate/
Directors Notes: http://directorsnotes.com/2017/04/25/johan-rijpma-extrapolate/

 

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【360° Movie】Tokyo Light Odyssey

【360° Movie】Tokyo Light Odyssey (Full) from WOW inc on Vimeo.

About the Work
From the lights of skyscrapers and homes, to the neon street lights and headlamps of cars and trains in motion… fragments of the city float like stardust out of the darkness against the curtain of the night sky. This new vision of Tokyo is explored with omnidirectional motion graphics.

This work was born from ‘Beyond Motion Graphics’ ( http://wowlab.net/research/beyond-motiongraphics ) an internal company project at WOW aimed at exploring new possibilities for motion graphics. In using VR technology, consideration was given as to what kind of images to showcase and express as pieces of art.

作品について
夜のとばりに包まれた高層ビルの光、街頭のネオン、電車や道行く車のヘッドライトから家々が湛える暮らしの灯りまで、暗闇から現れる星屑のような街の断片を浮遊しながら、東京という都市の新たなビジョンへと至る、全天球型のモーショングラフィックス。

本作は、モーショングラフィックスの新たな可能性を問うWOWの社内プロジェクト「Beyond Motion Graphics」( http://wowlab.net/research/beyond-motiongraphics )から誕生。VRの技術的側面に加え、それによって切り拓かれるべき映像=アートとしての表現性に注目した。

Staff
Art Director / Designer:Nakazi Takuma, Moriwaki Daisuke, Kudo Kaoru
Designer:Miyajima Tsutomu, Kojima Kazunori, Makino Shigeru, Sasaki Takuma, Kitabatake Ryo, Takagishi Hiroshi, Tanaka Kenji, Horai Misaki

 

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