Get smart curated videos delivered to your inbox every week.      
The Kid Should See This

An Acrocanthosaurus dinosaur sculpture made of balloons

Watch a time-lapse video of how a 20-foot balloon acrocanthosaurus is made. The Airigami team assembled the dinosaur and its ecosystem, including some plants and some crawly insects, at the Virginia Museum of Natural History’s Hall of Ancient Life in four days.

tumblr_mmf1kdTTDX1r0q28po2_r1_1280

tumblr_mmf1kdTTDX1r0q28po3_r1_1280

We’ve seen Airigami’s work before: The Fine Art of Folding Air.

via The Awesomer.

🌈 Related videos

The Wankel T. rex debuts in Washington D.C.

Rion Nakaya

The Fine Art of Folding Air: Balloon Sculpture Airigami

Rion Nakaya

The gigantic dinosaur puppets of Walking With Dinosaurs – SciFri

Rion Nakaya

What happens to balloon animals in liquid nitrogen?

Rion Nakaya

The ferocious predatory dinosaurs of Cretaceous Sahara

Rion Nakaya

Dreadnoughtus: A New Dinosaur Discovery

Rion Nakaya

Recreating the balloon house from Pixar’s Up!

Rion Nakaya

How do we know what color dinosaurs were?

Rion Nakaya

Paleontology 101 with Dr. Lindsay Zanno

Rion Nakaya

Get 7 smart videos delivered every week.

 

Subscribe