Old Science & Nature Pictures: Beautiful & Strangely Mesmerizing

On November 10, 2013 by Tim Newman
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I love old drawings of anything, and I love biological and anatomical drawings. So with the two combined I’m in eighth heaven. The plate above depicts the anatomy of a horse from the perspective...

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VIDEO: Mars Curiosity’s Spellbinding Descent

On November 9, 2013 by Tim Newman
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Here’s a high resolution version of the NASA Curiosity rover‘s descent to Mars and its delicate landing, all lovingly filmed by the MARDI descent imager. A chap called Brad Canning spent months cleaning, re-jazzing...

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Loads Of Stuff Found on Mars Inc. Iguanas, Traffic Lights And Balls

On November 9, 2013 by Tim Newman
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Some of you who watch the Lazer Horse cloud more closely may be getting that tingle of de ja vu in your spleens. The precursor to this nonsense based article is here: Lizard...

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NASA VIDEO: Canyon Of Fire On The Sun

On October 26, 2013 by Tim Newman
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The NASA YouTube channel is well worth a look if you fancy some chilled out/epic visuals. The video shows a magnetic filament of solar material erupting from the sun this September. The  filament...

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Brand New Yeti Footage

On October 12, 2013 by Tim Newman
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Anyone who’s a regular at LAZERHORSE.ORG knows I’m a big fan of the yeti, or at least a big fan of the idea of the yeti. I’m not some nutter with a big...

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The Duck Billed Platypus: Weirder Than You Thought

On September 13, 2013 by Tim Newman
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Everyone knows that this hairy egg laying mammal with a beak is weird. I had a read about these little chaps today, and it turns out they are even weirder still. So as...

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6 Graphs That Prove Humanity Is Doomed

On September 12, 2013 by Tim Newman
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I’ve been running lazerhorse.org for a little while now, other than the lashings of fame and cash that it brings me, my favourite thing is the data. I know I sound like a right old...

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The More Than Humble Avocado – A History Of The Alligator Pear

On September 10, 2013 by Tim Newman
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I was looking at the seed of an avocado the other day, and I thought to myself “wow, that’s a big seed”. I ate a section of the pulp and I thought “this...

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Video Collection: Close Up Lightning Strikes

On September 7, 2013 by Tim Newman
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Below are a collection of videos that demonstrate the ferocious energy of thunder storms. Lightning, up close and personal. Stay safe out there, people. Lightning is probably the closest most people get to the full...

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VIDEO: Tree Branch Falls On Power Lines And Explodes

On September 6, 2013 by Tim Newman
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Here’s another video that’s as great as it is simple: a tree branch is resting across two power lines, then it kind of explodes. Nothing more to it. On a Friday afternoon I haven’t...

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