When You Go To War, Be Sure To Drive A Couch

Today on Highlight Reel we have Battlefield: Hardline couches, indestructible NPCs, juvenile bugs in H1Z1, heist teamwork in GTA V and more! » 3/13/15 7:15pm 3/13/15 7:15pm

These R/C Cars Drift So Much Better Than You Ever Will

Drifting R/C cars isn't a completely new pasttime, but there's still something magical about watching a trio of R/C cars go flying off a jump — sideways. It's everything you ever wasted your childhood trying to achieve, but done by grown-ups with far more skill. » 2/28/15 1:06pm 2/28/15 1:06pm

Why Flying Cars Are Difficult And Dumb

By this stage, it's fairly clear that flying cars aren't going to happen any time soon, despite what the media might want to say. And there's a simple reason for that — the whole concept of flying cars is pretty stupid in the first place. » 2/21/15 11:00am 2/21/15 11:00am

Comparing the Best Weather Effects in Racing Games

On one side, Driveclub with its game-changing weather system. On the other, the all-encompassingly beautiful Project CARS. » 1/07/15 9:18am 1/07/15 9:18am

In Battlefield, A Master Helicopter Pilot Can Save Your Butt

Battlefield 4 players know just how clutch a helicopter pilot can be, but there's a difference between being a solid helicopter pilot and being a master. » 11/21/14 12:44pm 11/21/14 12:44pm

Forza Horizon 2 Takes Traffic Jams To A Whole New Level

Traffic is bad enough when there are cars all around you. It's worse when they're on top of you and you're floating in a void. Also in today's Highlight Reel, a new Mario Bros world record, Destiny meets Tony Hawk Pro Skater, and more! » 10/01/14 1:43pm 10/01/14 1:43pm

Watch NASA's Full TV Broadcast of the Apollo 11 Moon Landing Right Here

Exactly 45 years ago today, astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first men to set foot on the moon. And right now, NASA is replaying the full TV broadcast from that fateful day in real-time. Watch it below—it's just as exhilarating today as it must have been 45 years ago. » 7/21/14 12:16am 7/21/14 12:16am

A Chat With GTA Online's Notorious Motorcycle Club

Earlier this week, we wrote about the Reaper Lords—a fascinating crew with hundreds of members that roam the streets of GTA Online. We told you all about their love of motorcycles, their intense rules, their dress code, and their curious social media presence. Today, you get to hear from an actual Reaper Lord. » 7/10/14 6:44pm 7/10/14 6:44pm

Inside The World of GTA Online's Intense Biker Gangs

Of course people playing GTA Online have formed digital gangs—the "crews" feature, which allows everyone to assign special roles and ranks within a group, is practically built for this. But damn, some people take crews in GTA Online really seriously. » 7/07/14 6:11pm 7/07/14 6:11pm

Cruise Ship Plays the Loudest Seven Nation Army You've Ever Heard

The 964-foot-long MSC Magnifica isn't just a luxurious, $550 million cruise ship. It's the world's first 4,500 passenger musical instrument, and it rocked a slow, loooouuud rendition of The White Stripes' "Seven Nation Army" at this weekend's 825th Hamburg Port Anniversary in Germany. Talk about rocking the boat. » 5/11/14 3:33pm 5/11/14 3:33pm

First Glimpse of the Baltimore Sinkhole Eating a Bunch of Cars

By now you know that a huge landslide consumed an entire street in Baltimore yesterday. But HOLY MOLY is it scary to watch. Don't lie—if you were there, you'd be screaming too. » 5/01/14 5:21pm 5/01/14 5:21pm

Watch Five Giant Cat Excavators Play the World's Biggest Game of Jenga

Twenty-seven wooden blocks weighing 600 pounds each? That's no regular game of Jenga—that's a job for a team of five giant, yet agile, Cat excavators and telehandlers to take on. Just some machines having fun. » 4/15/14 1:43pm 4/15/14 1:43pm

This Is Why You Should Always Use the Parking Brake

Thank god for security cameras. Otherwise, we might never have been able to bear witness to this incredible scene of a FedEx delivery gone horribly wrong. » 4/04/14 10:54am 4/04/14 10:54am

You Are Probably Not As Good At Driving Games As This Guy

I've always had a distant respect for players of the arcade racing series Initial D. This video catapults that respect to new heights. » 3/07/14 3:48pm 3/07/14 3:48pm

Uber-Nerd James May Explains How Digital Cameras Work

James May is mostly known as the sensible one from the U.K. show Top Gear. But he's also a bona fide tech nerd, and he's here to explain exactly how the digital camera in your laptop, smartphone, or dedicated point-and-shoot works. » 1/11/14 12:48pm 1/11/14 12:48pm

They Put a Racing Game in a Race Car So They Could Race While They Race

This is so stupid it's awesome. Viagame pit one of the world's top racing video game drivers against a real-life professional to see who was better. But the best part is Frederik Brolin, the video gamer, is driving the course, virtually, inside a car that is driving the course in real life. » 12/29/13 6:08pm 12/29/13 6:08pm

Watch Today's ISS Spacewalk Live, Right Here, Right Now

It's no lazy Saturday on the International Space Station: astronauts Rick Mastracchio and Michael Hopkins have just begun the first of three spacewalks to fix a faulty cooling loop on the outside of the ISS. And you can watch it live. » 12/21/13 9:21am 12/21/13 9:21am

GTA V Narrated By Morgan Freeman Sounds Like A Bedtime Story

The calm, magical voice of Morgan Freeman—impersonated by Jason Stephens—makes us forget that GTA V is full of murder and turns Franklin's vacation in Los Santos into a peaceful tale. » 10/07/13 11:58am 10/07/13 11:58am

42 Maps that Will Change How You Think About the World

Aside from just telling you where you are, or letting you point our where you want to be, maps can do a fantastic job of recontextualizing everything you think you know about the world. You probably know that already, but here's a run-down of maps that do it well. » 9/21/13 10:36am 9/21/13 10:36am

This Slo-Mo Car Explosion Is Even Better Than Your Fiery Fantasies

So the Slo-Mo Guys have kicked pans of gasoline, blown up paint, and played with Molotov cocktails, all in gloriously indulgent slow motion. Now, they've upped the ante considerably and blown up a freakin' car. Just because. » 9/17/13 9:59am 9/17/13 9:59am