The Extraordinary Origins of Ordinary Things - - vimore.org

The Extraordinary Origins of Ordinary Things

The Extraordinary Origins of Ordinary Things

YouTube

In this reel, we investigate the curious beginnings of a few everyday objects. We begin with the WWII origins of instant ramen, learn about the accidental invention of Silly String, and meet the voice behind the Kool-Aid Man. #Origins #Food #KoolAid SUBSCRIBE: https://goo.gl/vR6Acb This story is a part of our Flavors series, where we do so much more than play with our food. Come with us as we dive into deliciously different and tastefully off-beat stories in the culinary world. Got a story idea for us? Shoot us an email at hey [at] GreatBigStory [dot] com Follow us behind the scenes on Instagram: http://goo.gl/2KABeX Make our acquaintance on Facebook: http://goo.gl/Vn0XIZ Give us a shout on Twitter: http://goo.gl/sY1GLY Come hang with us on Vimeo: http://goo.gl/T0OzjV Visit our world directly: http://www.greatbigstory.com



Six Unexpected Stories of How Things Came to Be

Some of the most ordinary things have origins that are a little bit extraordinary. We learn about the high schooler responsible for today's American flag, uncov

YouTube

10 Companies That Ripped You Off

Have you ever sat and wondered if you're paying too much for something? We've all felt like we're being conned, but here are some examples when you genuinely ma

YouTube

Totally Awesome Jobs You Probably Never Thought Existed

In this reel, we meet folks with really cool jobs that you've probably never even considered. Pro mini golfer? Professional chef for zoo animals? Specialist und

YouTube

A school for Russia's young offenders | DW Documentary

A boarding school in the village of Serafimovka in the Urals aims to re-educate juvenile offenders. Vadim is one of 70 teenagers who live in a boarding school

YouTube

25 INSANE Food Scandals That Actually Happened

Have you heard of the most insane food scandals? Chances are, these scandals somehow affected what you ate…it might even be affecting it now…and not for the bet

YouTube

Five of the World's Most Fascinating Small Towns

In this reel, we're traveling to unfamiliar places. We visit the most crowded island on earth, see how the Aussies live underground and visit a zero-waste town

YouTube

12 Unexpected Etiquette Rules from Around the World

Do you know other countries’ food etiquette rules? 🍽 When you travel abroad and try the local cuisine, you might notice how a certain country’s table manners ar

YouTube

Top 10 Ways All You Can Eat Buffets Make MONEY!

Did you ever wonder How All-You-Can-Eat Buffets Really Make Their Money, and what is behind the real reason buffets are disappearing? Pretty much everyone watch

YouTube

This Rare Cheese Is Infested With Live Maggots

“Casu marzu” literally means “rotten cheese,” but in Sardinia, it’s a glory to behold. What starts off as a regular wheel of pecorino is then visited by cheese

YouTube

The Boy With The Incredible Brain (Superhuman Documentary) - Real Stories

An extraordinary documentary on the brainpower of Daniel T, the young Englishman who could be the world’s greatest mental athlete. Daniel is not just a calculat

YouTube

10 Fast Food Menu Hacks That Will Save You Money

Here's a list of 10 Fast Food Menu Hacks That Will Save You Money! Fast food is meant to be cheap, but today we count down 10 Fast Food hacks to save you money

YouTube

10+ Masterpieces From Designers Who Know How to Make Us Go “Wow”

Just have a look at a loaf of bread with a six-pack or a crosswalk signal button that has signage for blind people showing exactly how many lanes they have to c

YouTube

The Deep Dank Depths of the Wild Wild Web

In this reel, we meet the diaper-clad monstrosity known as the Dancing Baby, learn a few production skills from the green screen grandma and uncover the man beh

YouTube

Things You'll Never Buy Again After Knowing How They're Made

From chemicals in your favorite foods to health risks you may not even know about - find out these secrets behind how some of the most popular things are made a

YouTube

6 of the Most Distinctive Sensory Stories

In this reel, we explore the senses -- whether it's lacking taste or seeing sounds, these are distinctive perspectives on perception. Great Big Reel 120: http

YouTube

The Curious Origins of Your Favorite Foods

In this reel, we uncover the seriously surprising stories behind some of our favorite foods. We travel back to the Jazz Age to find chicken-and-waffle’s Harlem

YouTube

Inside 5 of the Biggest Collections on Earth

Whether it's collecting bugs or asteroids or simply things that are green, these collectors put the rest of us to shame! In this reel, meet some of the most imp

YouTube

The Man with the Rewired Brain

In 2002, Jason Padgett was the victim of a vicious beating outside a karaoke bar in Tacoma, Washington. Upon regaining consciousness, Padgett’s sight was foreve

YouTube

Five Weird Places to Call Home Sweet Home

Dorothy was right: there’s no place like home. Especially when you live in an airplane, underground or in a futuristic, golf ball-looking structure. SUBSCRIBE

YouTube

Top 10 Discontinued Food Items We Miss

Here's a list of the Top 10 Discontinued Food Items We Miss! Many food products have come and gone over the years. In this list, we countdown the top 10 food it

YouTube