Category Archives: destruction

Side underride guards for semitrailers

New IIHS tests show how a well-¬≠built side underride guard can prevent a passenger vehicle from sliding beneath the side of a semitrailer. The tests mark the first time that IIHS has evaluated a side underride guard. IIHS ran two … Continue reading

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Tree takes out power lines

A tall tree was hanging on by the short roothairs during Hurricane Sandy back in 2012. Too much of an angle for the big guy.

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Ferry crash

A large ferry boat crashed into a dock in the Dominican Republic. An amazing demonstration of the power of kinetic energy in a large mass in motion. [Streamable] Alternate POV

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Excavator gets recycled

At the end of the nineties the bucket-wheel Excavator Rheinbraun 256 was scrapped after 40 years of use in the soft coal opencast mine Garzweiler in Germany. This video shows the controlled demolition.

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ANCAP car crash

The Australasian New Car Assessment Program test crashes cars just like the IIHS does here at home. Here they crash two Toyotas built 17 years apart to demonstrate how far car safety has progressed.

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Motorcycle crash in China

The quick reaction of a truck driver and his companions saved the life of a motorcyclist who crashed into their dump truck that caught fire last Saturday in Nanchang, capital of east China’s Jiangxi Province. More info in video description.

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NASCAR wreck collects three cars

Joey Logano loses control and turns into Danica Patrick resulting in a big wreck at Kansas Speedway that also involves Aric Almirola.

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Massive Ransomware Outbreak Thanks to NSA

I created this video to warn everyone that they need to install the Windows Updates immediately to prevent this massive worm from infecting them and perpetuating the ransomware worm virus. Please take this video seriously and share it with as … Continue reading

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Zero Hour: Disaster at Chernobyl

The explosion at Chernobyl was ten times worse than that at Hiroshima and was due to a combination of human error and imperfect technology. Using a real-time split-screen format reminiscent of the hit series, 24, this programme examines the 60 … Continue reading

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Stadium super truck crash

The same crash from different angles.

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Atlanta’s I-85 bridge rebuild in time lapse

A time lapse video of the I-85 rebuild project at Piedmont Road from April 6 – May 8, 2017. For reference:

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Police use spike stick

Estonian police use the spikes to stop a driver under the influence of drugs.

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Det cord and a ping pong table

The title could only refer to Swedish Dynamite. Here’s one we missed. No real need for the head cam.

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Unexplained crashes

Russia seems to be the best place for dash cam crash videos. Crashes with road rage thrown in:

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Container ship crash

Crashes of giant vessels seem to happen in slow motion. The aftermath:

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Vampire WZ507 jet rips up the runway

The Vampire is a post WWII production jet of which only 3300 were made. Probably because the runways couldn’t cope with them.

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