Category Archives: environment/climate

Ice removal duty

You can almost hear the groans when a large ship’s crew members are sent to clear ice from pipes and essential equipment. Scraping a windshield doesn’t seem so bad now.

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The building that didn’t fall down

After the recent earthquakes in Taiwan, one building was left leaning over. Similar to the box propped up on a stick trap, who would dare get near enough to assess what has to be done to finally bring the building … Continue reading

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Crazy hill

Penza is a mad mountain on a street in Bekeshskaya, Russia. Translated. Like the music? Here’s the video link.

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Flooding in northwestern Broome, Australia

A car wades through heavy water as a truck approaches from the opposite direction, splashing water across the driver’s windscreen as it passes. They’re both trying to find the white dividing line.

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Shoot the ball in Kauai

At the Queen’s Bath, they call it “shoot the ball,” but these crazy kids took it to a higher level. I don’t think they were expecting to get swept out to sea in Kauai.

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Eco Six Pack Ring

E6PRâ„¢ (Eco Six Pack Rings) are back to save the Ocean, with the official mass scale product launch. The sustainable packaging startup brings their award-winning idea to life as the first mass-produced batch of eco-friendly six-pack rings hit store shelves … Continue reading

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Lightning strike compilation

A light show with some loud bangs and a few expletives. [5:57]

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Clearing the tracks in Sweden

The SR700 (Snow Removal 700) brings the snow onboard where it will be melted.

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Britain’s best bus driver

May qualify for Pike’s Peak.

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Under the ice

The Lake Erie ice car – fave Lake Ontario ice house

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The indifferent guy

Comedy skit from ’14 when “polar vortex” was the buzzword that year.

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Pure Michigan

Winter Virgins Michigan multi-car pileup on I-94 between Paw Paw and Mattawan (no relation to Obiwan) Happy New Year, Skip.

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Snow plow trains

Plowing and blowing snow is easy when you have several thousand horsepower behind it. Even if the engineer can’t see, the track will still guide the locomotive. It’s why they can’t use these on the streets of Erie, PA.

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Ice hazard

Video was recorded on January 2013, Duke Street, Norwich, Norfolk, UK. It was a big hit on the British telly. Laughs at otheres’ expense. [7:00+]

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Glacier bridge collapse

Published in April of last year, the video shows the slow erosion of ice and snow from a glacial formation of the Perito Moreno ice formation in Argentina.

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Himalayan rock slide

Rocks the size of cars. Let’s get closer.

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