This is the biggest animated GIF ever

A few days ago, Grafitti artist INSA made a massive animated painting in Rio de Janeiro. Over four days he painted an area of 154,774 square feet (14,379 square meters) with the help of 20 assistants. The painting states were captured by a satellite to create this GIF, the biggest ever. » 1/22/15 11:16pm 1/22/15 11:16pm

Being In Space Is Freaking Fun

Being an astronaut is hard. Risk your life every day, work long hours, complete tasks lists with military precision, and having to poop in space. But it definitely has its perks, like the breathtaking view and throwing your fellow astronauts across a hatch. [Twitter] » 1/22/13 10:10am 1/22/13 10:10am

Every Time I Watch This I'm Sure the Space Shuttle Will Lose a Wing

Check out this animated GIF. It's the toughest moment of the space shuttle Endeavour's drive across Los Angeles, en route to its permanent retirement place, at the Science Center. » 10/16/12 6:22pm 10/16/12 6:22pm

For context, here's a wider angle:

Drugs Addiction vs Drug Control Spending: More Statistics Graphics…

I wish all statistical graphics were animated. They will not automatically become clearer or more illuminating, but many can benefit from it. Some a lot, some less—like like this comparison between drug addition and the money spent in the war on drugs. » 10/12/12 5:30pm 10/12/12 5:30pm

Watch the MacBook Pro Retina Go Hot Red At Maximum Power

I love thermal imaging more than a Predator and almost as much as I love the new MacBook Pro Retina. So I made this little GIF animation with thermal images from Japanese blog IT Media, showing how hot Apple's coolest computer gets under maximum stress. » 6/26/12 9:55am 6/26/12 9:55am

GIF Shop for iPhone: Create GIFs with Your Phone, Create GIFs with Your…

When Apple pimps the iPhone as this magical tool, my cynical self can't help but laugh. Not anymore. With GIF Shop, you can make GIFs with an iPhone app. You can make GIFs with an iPhone app. You can make GIFS with an iPhone app. Whoa. » 7/11/11 6:00pm 7/11/11 6:00pm