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Panda Prison Break
Posted in Life On Earth

A clever panda figures out a way to escape from his cage at the Zoo.
Did We Evolve From Aquatic Apes?
Posted in Humanity

Elaine Morgan is a tenacious proponent of the aquatic ape hypothesis: the idea that humans evolved from primate ancestors who dwelt in watery habitats. Hear her spirited defense.
Baby Meerkats First Time Leaving The Nest
Posted in Life on Earth

Witnesses a baby meerkat's first ever sight of life beyond the burrow. See these cute baby animals on their first adventure in the wild African plains.
Giant Clams - Monsters of the Deep
Posted in Life on Earth

Giant clams are the largest mollusks in the world. Found in shallow coral reefs they often weigh more than 200kg (441 lb).
Jellyfish - The World's Many Strange Species
Posted in Life On Earth

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.
$100 Laptop
Posted in Making A Difference

Nicholas Negroponte lays out the details of his nonprofit One Laptop Per Child project. He takes us inside the strategy for building the "$100 laptop" for millions of people distributed in several different countries.
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.
Wind Turbine Destroyed By Storm
Posted in Tech & Gadgets

A windmill in Hornslet, Denmark experienced a failure of its breaking system during a storm. With so little resistance the blades spun out of control, far beyond structural limitations, causing the complete destruction of the power station.

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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: 213726
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: 107319
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: 101132
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: 87967
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: 85511
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: 80816
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: 71499
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: 64799
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: 63388
Category: Life On Earth
10. Human Copulation MRI
10. Human Copulation MRI

(First released video footage of Dr. Pek van Andel's study 'Magnetic resonance imaging of male and female genitals during coitus and female sexual arousal'.)
Hits: 61001
Category: Biology & Medicine

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: 3.08
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: 3.05
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: 3.03
Category: Life On Earth
4. Science Saved My Soul
4. Science Saved My Soul

(An amazing video on the perspective of humans in the universe.)
Rating: 3.02
Category: Humanity
5. Hippo Rescues Impala From Crocodile
5. Hippo Rescues Impala From Crocodile

( A hippo chases off a crocodile and tries to carry an injured impala to safety.)
Rating: 3.02
Category: Life on Earth
6. World's Oldest Footprints
6. 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: 3.02
Category: Life on Earth
7. How To Make UV Reactive Water
7. How To Make UV Reactive Water

(It's easy to make water glow very brightly under a black light. You can use the water as an ingredient in slime, crystals, or other projects to make them glow-in-the-dark.)
Rating: 3.01
Category: Physics & Chemistry
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: 3.01
Category: Life On Earth
9. Rough Seas - Extreme Helicopter Landing
9. Rough Seas - Extreme Helicopter Landing

(This video shows a terrifying limitation test being performed by a Lynx Mark 90B helicopter. Watch as extremely rough seas toss about a ship while a helicopter attempts a landing on it.)
Rating: 3.01
Category: Tech & Gadgets
10. Carl Sagan - The Ancient Library of Alexandria
10. Carl Sagan - The Ancient Library of Alexandria

(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.)
Rating: 3.01
Category: Humanity