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$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.
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).
Giant Octopus Attacks Diver
Posted in Life On Earth

Normally a docile creature, a giant octopus lunges out at a diver, pinning the man within the octopus' grasp.
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.
Vibrations - In Slow Motion
Posted in Physics & Chemistry

While we may casually ignore the force of vibration in our day-to-day life, by drastically slowing down the movement we can see the motions that are otherwise invisible to the naked eye.
Farewell To The World's Highest Glacier
Posted in Earth Sciences

The Chacaltaya glacier ski run in Bolivia - once famous for being the highest in the world - is set to melt completely within the next few months. The melt is one element of a crisis in the country's water supply.
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.
Triumph Of The Herbivores
Posted in Life On Earth

Stunning footage of herbivore mammals out-maneouvering their carnivore predators. Includes indredible shots of zebras, gazelles and buffalo being persued by cheetahs, lions and even baboons.

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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: 212808
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: 105684
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: 100282
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: 87266
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: 84957
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: 79981
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: 71037
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: 64020
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: 62814
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: 59427
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: 3.14
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: 3.12
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. Japanese Robotic Exoskeleton
4. Japanese Robotic Exoskeleton

(This is the first human exoskeleton. The potential for this technology is staggering.)
Rating: 3.06
Category: Tech & Gadgets
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. 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. 10 Nerdy Tricks To Impress Your Friends
7. 10 Nerdy Tricks To Impress Your Friends

(These nerdy, yet simple, tricks are sure to impress your friends and colleagues. You will be surprised as to what you can do with the objects you have lying around.)
Rating: 3.06
Category: Physics & Chemistry
8. World's Largest Plastic Landfill
8. World's Largest Plastic Landfill

(Our throw-away lifestyles are covering our planet in plastics. So much of this plastic has drifted into the water that the ocean currents have created massive garbage patches, often mistakenly called "garbage islands".)
Rating: 3.05
Category: Earth Sciences
9. Science Saved My Soul
9. Science Saved My Soul

(An amazing video on the perspective of humans in the universe.)
Rating: 3.05
Category: Humanity
10. Frilled Shark (Japanese Report)
10. 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