4 in the Morning: Moments of Silence

January 11, 2011

Twice each day we scan our YouTube metrics as well as websites on the cutting edge of internet culture to discover the most buzzed about videos.
NASA Moment of Silence Firehero One Year in the Woods 3 Minutes
  1. "Moment of silence" was a top Google search Monday, and the one observed by NASA Mission Control, held for the victims of the tragic shooting in Arizona, was among the most memorable. A touching reflection was led by Commander Scott Kelly, brother-in-law to Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, from aboard the Space Station.
  2. Using Guitar Hero and a propane tank, YouTube user oswaldonfire has created one of the most dangerous video games we've come across. As seen on High Definite.
  3. A year in the life of some woods in Oslo, Norway is captured in this beautiful photo-a-day montage. As seen on Laughing Squid.
  4. Another impressive sci-fi, action short hits YouTube, this time starring Harry Shum Jr. of "Glee." As seen on Vulture.