This Guy Played Table Tennis Everyday For a Year

“Practice makes perfect” is an often repeated phrase. Ben Laracombe looks to discover the truth behind this notion with “The Expert in a Year Challenge.” In the video, Laracombe follows a novice table tennis player, Sam Priestley, as he attempted to break into the top 250 in England. The filmmaker acted as Priestley’s coach through this project, filming a second from almost everyday in the year. Visit here for more information on this interesting experiment.

Building a Wooden Bike from Scratch – Fettlers

Woodworker, Michael Thompson has taken it upon himself to create a functioning bike from nothing but wood. In this awesome look into the science of creating a fully operational bike, Thompson describes the ideation and process of crafting a bike made almost entirely of wood. Watch him at work in his woodworking studio and see what he has dubbed the “Splinter bike” in action.