Here's a delightful video to fill three minutes of your day: Words by Will Hoffman and Daniel Mercadante. In it, a series of words (play, blow, break, split, tear, run, fly,ï»¿ fall, light, space) are visually represented in different ways, each leading into the next. It's a sort of visual homonym, and a game in which you try to figure out which word is the current one. Nerdy and fun:
See also: this episode of RadioLab, entitled "Words."
(Via the MaximumFun.org Blog.)