Video Of The Week - The World's Deepest Bin

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A few weeks ago, we told you about the Piano Stairs, an experiment conducted by car company Volkswagen to test if human beings would improve their habits if something was more 'fun' - which in this case involved choosing between the stairs and an elevator.

The experiment was so successful that the company decided to launch another one as part of what they dub as their 'fun theory'.

This time, they fitted a normal trash can with a fun sound effect. Every time someone threw something in there, the trash can would let out a fun sound.

As you will will see from the video, the results are astounding - not only are more people throwing their garbage in the trash can, but some are actually looking for trash to dump, just to hear the fun sound! Pretty amazing!

source: funtheory.com

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54 Comments
  • superman215Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 11:21 am
    They need some in NYC -,-
    • supersonic1
      supersonic1Monday, September 22, 2014 at 5:38 pm
      to Ellensburg! WA
      • thejarsterMonday, September 22, 2014 at 4:35 pm
        BRING TO ARIZONA PLZ
        • samWednesday, December 11, 2013 at 6:46 am
          cool
          • ethanMonday, November 25, 2013 at 8:22 am
            lol
            • susie
              susieMonday, November 11, 2013 at 6:03 am
              they should do that to help collect litter!!
              • susie
                susieMonday, November 11, 2013 at 6:01 am
                cool
                • tim bobMonday, August 26, 2013 at 7:18 am
                  awesome
                  • prettyboyswag
                    prettyboyswagMonday, May 20, 2013 at 1:09 pm
                    i like it
                    • alienkidFriday, May 10, 2013 at 8:38 am
                      It would be cool to really see the deepest bin in the world :) but this will be really cool to discover in a park!