A handy guide on words invented by authors

A handy guide on words invented by authors

John Green from Mental Floss looks at 43 words and terms which wound up in our lexicon but were entirely made up by authors, who probably weren’t impressed with what the dictionary had on offer.

The Katering Show

The Katering Show

Kate McCartney and Kate McLennan present ‘The Katering Show’, an comedy cooking show in which the two Kates try to discover food which is edible.

Star Wars Episode VII - Darklord Trailer

Star Wars Episode VII – Darklord Trailer

A day in the life of being The Emperor: ‘Star Wars VII Darklord Trailer’ shows us how tedious it can become when having to greet everyone on the way up the escalators.

An Otter in Ice Cubes

An Otter in Ice Cubes

Check out Gidget the sea otter basking in joy at being fed ice cubes by the folks at Monterey Bay Aquarium.

The laziest cat

The laziest cat

A video of an adorable cat doing absolutely nothing for itself.

This is fun: Melting Soda Cans

This is fun: Melting Soda Cans

Grant “The King of Random” Thompson takes a batch of soda cans, melts them, which he then turns into metal ingots using his own foundry. Impressive.

A montage of sword fights from movies

A montage of sword fights from movies

Clara Darko has put together this incredible supercut of sword fights throughout the history of films. From ‘Star Wars’ to ‘The Princess Bride’, it’s all here in a four minute video.