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The Shirk Report – Volume 289

Welcome to the Shirk Report where you will find 25 funny images, 10 interesting articles and 5 entertaining videos from the last 7 days of sifting.

Rendezvous with a Comet

  AMBITION is a short film starring Aidan Gillen (Littlefinger, GAME OF THRONES) in support of the European Space Agency (ESA)’s Rosetta Mission.

Picture of the Day: Underneath a Transmission Tower

Photograph by SirSaucySquid on reddit   Reddit user SirSaucySquid lay directly underneath a transmission tower to capture this hypnotic photo.

Portraits of Puppies Mid-Shake

  Award-winning animal photographer Carli Davidson is back with her latest portrait book, SHAKE puppies.

7 Minutes of Jaw-Dropping Storm Footage

  To create Stormscapes 2, Nicolaus Wegner spent May – September of 2014 capturing all types of severe weather in Wyoming, Montana, South Dakota, Nebraska, and Colorado.

Picture of the Day: Square Roots

Photograph by question_ev3rything on reddit   Spotted in Guangzhou, China is this resilient tree, whose roots have grown in and around the surrounding sidewalk blocks.

Thomas Lamadieu Takes Photos of the Sky and Draws on Top of It

  In his ongoing series entitled Sky Art, Thomas Lamadieu aka Roots Art (featured previously), takes skyward photos of buildings wherever he travels.

Musician Plays Beethoven for Rescued Group of Old and Injured Elephants

  Musician Paul Barton took his piano to the mountains of Kanchanaburi, Thailand to play for some very old, injured and handicapped elephants, especially a blind elephant named Plara (immediately behind the piano).

Josh Sundquist Uses His One Leg to Make the Best Halloween Costumes Ever

  Josh Sundquist is a 2-time Paralympian (winter and summer), motivational speaker, cancer survivor and bestselling author.

Daniel Radcliffe Raps ‘Alphabet Aerobics’ on Jimmy Fallon

  Jimmy challenges hip-hop lover Daniel Radcliffe to rap Blackalicious’ tongue-twisting “Alphabet Aerobics,” and he nails it.

A Tale of Momentum and Inertia

  Watch this brilliant 60-second, award-winning CG animated short by House Special. The short film is based on an original story by Allan Turner and Kameron Gates.

Glorious Highlights from the 2014 World Beard and Moustache Championships

  This past weekend, the 2014 Just for Men World Beard and Moustache Championships® took place inside the spectacular, 3,000-seat Keller Auditorium in downtown Portland, Oregon.

The Most Amazing Pumpkins You Will See This Halloween

  Villafane Studios is home to three incredible artists that specialize in creating the most jaw-dropping pumpkin carvings you have ever seen.

Painting with Fire and Smoke

  Watch artist Steve Spazuk use fire and smoke to create amazing works of art. Filmed by Patrick Peris, we go behind the scenes to explore Spazuk’s creative space and observe his artistic process.

Picture of the Day: Morning Fog in Tuscany

Photograph by Selitbul   In this beautiful sunrise capture, we see an amazing farmhouse located near Pienza and San Quirico d’Orcia in Tuscany, Italy.

What a $95 Million View in New York Looks Like

Photograph by Richard Berenholtz via CIM Group and Macklowe Properties   At 1,396 ft, 432 Park Avenue, located between 56th and 57th street is the tallest residential building in New York as well as the entire Western Hemisphere.

OK Go’s Latest Video Features Drones, Unicycles and Lots of Umbrellas

  They are probably the only band better known for their music videos than their actual music. It’s a tough reputation to break, especially when each new music video is such a visual feast.

Amazing Fireworks Display in Japan Includes Largest Single Firework Ever

  Watch this amazing fireworks display over the city of Konosu on the island of Honshu, Japan, including the ‘heaviest’ single firework ever launched.

Glass Wave Sculptures by Ben Young

  Glass artist Ben Young (featured previously) makes intricate wave sculptures by stacking layers of laminated, clear float glass atop a concrete base.

Glass Wave Sculptures by Ben Young

  Glass artist Ben Young (featured previously) makes intricate wave sculptures by stacking layers of laminated, clear float glass atop a concrete base.