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Lynx Hunts A Rabbit
Posted in Life on Earth

A slow motion chase between a lynx and a rabbit.
Japanese Robotic Exoskeleton
Posted in Tech & Gadgets

This is the first human exoskeleton. The potential for this technology is staggering.
Mystery of Mexican Jumping Beans
Posted in Life On Earth

Watch this great video to learn the real story behind why Mexican Jumping Beans hop around and react to light.
Carl Sagan - The Ancient Library of Alexandria
Posted in Humanity

Ancient Library of Alexandria, in Alexandria, Egypt, was the largest and most significant great library of the ancient world. Julius Caesar accidentally burned the library down when he set fire to his own ships.
Biometrics - How Technology Can Watch You
Posted in Tech & Gadgets

New biometric technologies for identification and monitoring of citizens' movements are central to the world's plans for future security. You could be identified via fingerprints, eye scans or even just how you walk.
Encyclopedia of Life
Posted in Making A Difference

Imagine a comprehensive guide to all of the Earth's species. For more information, click here.
Space Station Tracks 3 Hurricanes
Posted in Astronomy

Cameras on the International Space Station captured new views of Hurricanes Julia, Igor and Karl from 225 statute miles above the Earth on September 16, 2010.
Astronaut Training at Star City
Posted in Astronomy

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

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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: 210949
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: 101842
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: 99222
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: 86070
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: 84216
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: 78436
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: 70367
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: 62811
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: 62030
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: 57936
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: 3.14
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. Jellyfish - The World's Many Strange Species
4. Jellyfish - The World's Many Strange Species

(This brilliantly well made film takes you through the various species of jellyfish, showcasing their bizarre characteristics and their threat (or lack of) to humans.)
Rating: 3.07
Category: Life On Earth
5. What is Quantum Mechanics?
5. 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: 3.06
Category: Physics & Chemistry
6. BepiColombo - Mission To Mercury
6. 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: 3.06
Category: Astronomy
7. Octopus Eats Shark
7. 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
8. Frilled Shark (Japanese Report)
8. Frilled Shark (Japanese 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: 3.05
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: 3.05
Category: Life on Earth
10. Japanese Robotic Exoskeleton
10. Japanese Robotic Exoskeleton

(This is the first human exoskeleton. The potential for this technology is staggering.)
Rating: 3.05
Category: Tech & Gadgets