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Cockpit View Of Discovery Launch
Posted in Astronomy

A rare view of the flight deck of shuttle Discovery (on STS-121) as it launches and ascends into Earth's orbit.
Life-Skills Education Gets Girls Into School In Tajikistan
Posted in Making A Difference

Vladimir Lozinski reports on a UNICEF-supported campaign to get girls into school in Tajikistan. Video courtesy of UNICEF.
Feather Detonates An Explosion
Posted in Physics & Chemistry

Nitrogen TriIodide is a powder so unstable that contact with a feather causes the explosive reaction to take place. 2 NI3(s) → N2(g) + 3 I2(s).
Global Warming - Human vs Natural Impact
Posted in Earth Sciences

In the words of David Attenborough, "We've reached a tipping point and we must act now to save our planet". A clip from "The Truth About Global Warming".
Delta 2 Explosion
Posted in Astronomy

In this video you will witness the explosion of a Delta 2 launch vehicle, being operated by NASA. The rocket, which did not survive lift-off, was carrying the GPS 2R satellite when it was catastrophically destroyed.
Vanguard II Satellite
Posted in Astronomy

A historic newsreel from 1959 on the "Weather Eye", Vanguard II Satellite. This machine was designed to measure the distribution of cloud-cover over the daylight portion of the Earth for a period of 19 days, and to measure atmospheric density.
STS-121 Space Shuttle Discovery Backflip
Posted in Astronomy

The Space Shuttle Discovery flips over to allow the International Space Station crew to photograph the heat shield to check for damage.
Waxy Monkey Frog Lubes Itself Up
Posted in Life On Earth

In the forests of Argentina, the Waxy Monkey Frog (Phyllomedusa sauvagii) rubs itself up with wax excreted by glands in the frog's skin.

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1. The Oarfish - Real Life Sea Serpent
1. The Oarfish - Real Life Sea Serpent

(The Oarfish is a very long, bony fish with an appearance similar to that of a dragon. This creature of legend is believed to be the source of many sea serpent tales. This is the first time it has been filmed alive at the surface.)
Hits: 211790
Category: Life On Earth
2. Draining A Lake - Peigneur Mining Disaster
2. Draining A Lake - Peigneur Mining Disaster

(A mining crew drilled through the bottom of a lake and into a salt mine. As the lake begins to drain into the mine, a whirlpool forms, sucking down barges, kilometers of land and reversing the flow of the Gulf of Mexico.)
Hits: 104190
Category: Earth Sciences
3. Gladiator Spider Hunting With A Net
3. Gladiator Spider Hunting With A Net

(Did you know that some species of spider actually weave nets to catch their prey? Witness a Deinopis spider performing this extraordinary behavior first hand via this film. )
Hits: 99699
Category: Life On Earth
4. Frilled Shark (English Report)
4. Frilled Shark (English Report)

(This video shows rare footage of a frilled shark in shallow water. The frilled shark (Chlamydoselachus anguineus) is a living fossil and is usually found at depths of around 2,000 feet.)
Hits: 86624
Category: Life On Earth
5. 30 Hornets vs 30,000 Bees
5. 30 Hornets vs 30,000 Bees

(A group of 30 Japanese hornets slaughter a European Honey Bee colony of 30,000.)
Hits: 84583
Category: Life On Earth
6. World's Largest Ant
6. World's Largest Ant

(The male siafu ant (also known as the Driver Ant) may be the biggest in the world, but it is destined to live its life as a slave. )
Hits: 79111
Category: Life On Earth
7. Lemurs Get High On Hallucinogenic Millipedes
7. Lemurs Get High On Hallucinogenic Millipedes

(Gently biting the head of giant venomous millipedes puts the large insects into a defensive mode, triggering their ability to excrete highly powerful toxins. Lemurs are resistant to the poison so they indulge in the psychotropic effects.)
Hits: 70685
Category: Life On Earth
8. Pistol Shrimp Caught On Video
8. Pistol Shrimp Caught On Video

(The pistol shrimp can shoot a blast of water at a speed of 100km/h and at the temperature of the sun. This stunning video showcases their natural talents.)
Hits: 63411
Category: Life On Earth
9. Honey Bees Cook Hornets To Kill Them
9. Honey Bees Cook Hornets To Kill Them

(These hornets can take out 30,000 European Bees, but their Japanese counterparts have devised a trick. The Honey Bees surround the Scout Hornet and raises its temperature enough to kill it.)
Hits: 62395
Category: Life On Earth
10. Lion's Mane - Giant Jellyfight
10. Lion's Mane - Giant Jellyfight

(The Lion's mane jellyfish (Cyanea capillata) is the largest known species of jellyfish.)
Hits: 58235
Category: Life On Earth

Top Rated

1. Vampire Squid - Vampyroteuthis Infernalis
1. Vampire Squid - Vampyroteuthis Infernalis

(Vampyroteuthis infernalis, or vampire squid, is a deep ocean squid that has several interesting tactics for offense and defense. It has only been caught once on film. This is that video.)
Rating: 3.15
Category: Life On Earth
2. Frilled Shark (English Report)
2. Frilled Shark (English Report)

(This video shows rare footage of a frilled shark in shallow water. The frilled shark (Chlamydoselachus anguineus) is a living fossil and is usually found at depths of around 2,000 feet.)
Rating: 3.13
Category: Life On Earth
3. The Oarfish - Real Life Sea Serpent
3. The Oarfish - Real Life Sea Serpent

(The Oarfish is a very long, bony fish with an appearance similar to that of a dragon. This creature of legend is believed to be the source of many sea serpent tales. This is the first time it has been filmed alive at the surface.)
Rating: 3.1
Category: Life On Earth
4. What is Quantum Mechanics?
4. What is Quantum Mechanics?

(A video by Richard Feynman on the discovery and concepts behind one of the most revolutionary fields of science - quantum mechanics.)
Rating: 3.07
Category: Physics & Chemistry
5. BepiColombo - Mission To Mercury
5. BepiColombo - Mission To Mercury

(BepiColombo will set off in 2014 on a journey lasting approximately six years. When it arrives at Mercury in mid 2020, it will endure temperatures as high as 350 C and gather data during its 1-2 year mission.)
Rating: 3.07
Category: Astronomy
6. Octopus Eats Shark
6. Octopus Eats Shark

(Zoo keepers were surprised to find their sharks disappearing from a large saltwater tank. In an attempt to catch the culprit, experts found they had captured video of a different species defining itself as the apex predator.)
Rating: 3.06
Category: Life On Earth
7. World's Oldest Footprints
7. World's Oldest Footprints

(The oldest evidence of four-legged animals walking on land has been discovered in southeast Poland. Rocks from a disused quarry record the "footprints" of unknown creatures that lived about 397 million years ago.)
Rating: 3.06
Category: Life on Earth
8. Mystery of Mexican Jumping Beans
8. Mystery of Mexican Jumping Beans

(Watch this great video to learn the real story behind why Mexican Jumping Beans hop around and react to light.)
Rating: 3.06
Category: Life On Earth
9. Lynx Hunts A Rabbit
9. Lynx Hunts A Rabbit

(A slow motion chase between a lynx and a rabbit.)
Rating: 3.06
Category: Life on Earth
10. Astronaut Training at Star City
10. Astronaut Training at Star City

(Wired Contributing Editor David Kushner describes the greuling training regimen that all cosmonauts (and millionaire clients of Space Adventures) must undergo.)
Rating: 3.05
Category: Astronomy