Inside LAIKA Studios Exhibition at Comic-Con 2018!

We take a tour of LAIKA Live, the incredible exhibition of LAIKA Studios’ stop-motion film props, puppets, and miniatures at this year’s Comic-Con. Norm and Kayte go behind the scenes to chat with LAIKA modelmakers and animators to learn about their process and get up…

Comic-Con Bound – This is Only a Test – 7/19/18

Just before Norm heads down to San Diego for Comic-Con, we gather to talk about Apple’s new laptops, Samsung’s foldable phone plans, first sightings of Magic Leap, and Netflix’s newly-announced shows! Plus, Kishore answers science questions from listeners! Subscribe for more videos! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=testedcom Follow us…

Minifigure-Scale LEGO Saturn V Rocket!

At this year’s Bricks by the Bay LEGO convention, we meet builder Jack Carleson, who designed and assembled a massive 10-ft tall LEGO Saturn V rocket, launchpad, and tower that’s mini-figure scale! We chat with Jack about how he built this amazing sculpture and why…

Let’s Paint: Dinosaur Garage Kits!

Enjoy this video from the Tested Premium video archive! Learn more at http://tested.com/membership Back in Frank’s shop, we take on our next garage kit challenge: dinosaur busts we found at this year’s Monsterpalooza. These reptiles have lots of sculptural detail to bring out with paint,…

Creative Commons – Still Untitled: The Adam Savage Project – 7/17/18

Adam’s back from two weeks of travel and catches us up on his time as an artist in residence in Colorado making a bronze Maltese Falcon (and collaborating with Tom Sachs!). We also talk about the influence of Akira on its 30th anniversary, and Adam’s…

Loneliness in Space Travel? – Offworld episode 9

This week on Offworld, we explore the trope of isolation and loneliness in science fiction space travel, and how both fictional and real-world astronauts cope with being away from home for extended missions. Joining us are neuroscientist Indre Viskontas and field geophysicist Mika McKinnon for…

Hands-On with the ZED Mini Mixed-Reality Camera!

We visit the offices of Stereolabs, the makers of the ZED and ZED Mini mixed reality camera systems to test out their implementation of a passthrough camera accessory for VR headsets. Using their ZED Mini, we’re able to get an augmented reality experience with the…

Adam Savage’s One Day Builds: Everyday Carry Bag!

Adam’s latest one day build is a very personal project: making a custom version of his new EDC 2 bag using the patterns he’s putting out into the world. Marcos from Mafia bags stops by to guide Adam through some of the intricacies of sewing…

Lando’s Back? – This is Only a Test – 7/12/18

Narrowly escaping a viral outbreak, Jeremy returns to the podcast this week to talk new Surface Go tablet, Elon Musks’ rescue submarine, and the unfortunate case of a mistaken Statue of Liberty. Plus, a moment of science and pop culture news! asapscience video mentioned in…

Weta Workshop’s MOOSE Attack Robot from Chappie!

Adam Savage visits one of his favorite places in the world, the miniatures and collectibles prototyping shop at Weta Workshop! During this visit, we’re shown a prototype replica of the desktop MOOSE robot from Chappie, and Adam discusses the possibilities of turning this robot into…