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Octopus Eats Shark
Posted in Life On Earth

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.
Panda Prison Break
Posted in Life On Earth

A clever panda figures out a way to escape from his cage at the Zoo.
Firebird - Optionally Manned Aircraft
Posted in Tech & Gadgets

Northrop Grumman has just unveiled its Firebird manned/unmanned aircraft. Designed and built by Scaled Composites, the Firebird is a long-endurance aircraft that can be piloted or flown remotely.
The Standard Model Of Particle Physics
Posted in Physics & Chemistry

The standard model is a theory concerning the electromagnetic, weak and strong nuclear interactions which mediate the known subatomic particles.
World's Oldest Footprints
Posted in Life on Earth

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.
Bizarre Foods
Posted in Documentaries

Andrew's trip to Vietnam includes a variety of exotic foods. Snake parts, pig's ears, silk worms and cat coffee are just a few of the strange tastes that await him.
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.
Our Century's Greatest Injustice
Posted in Humanity

Sheryl WuDunn's book "Half the Sky" investigates the oppression of women globally. Only when women have equal access to education and economic opportunity will we be using all our human resources.

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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: 218210
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: 115035
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: 104086
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: 90847
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: 87833
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: 85571
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: 73261
Category: Life On Earth
8. Human Copulation MRI
8. 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: 72467
Category: Biology & Medicine
9. Pistol Shrimp Caught On Video
9. 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: 67896
Category: Life On Earth
10. Honey Bees Cook Hornets To Kill Them
10. 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: 65807
Category: Life On Earth

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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: 3.02
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: 3.01
Category: Life On Earth
3. Science Saved My Soul
3. Science Saved My Soul

(An amazing video on the perspective of humans in the universe.)
Rating: 2.99
Category: Humanity
4. High-Resolution Mars Photography
4. High-Resolution Mars Photography

(HiRISE - This video is a compilation of high definition photos taken by the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter and released to the public December 2nd, 2009.)
Rating: 2.99
Category: Astronomy
5. How To Make UV Reactive Water
5. 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: 2.99
Category: Physics & Chemistry
6. Triumph Of The Herbivores
6. Triumph Of The Herbivores

(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.)
Rating: 2.99
Category: Life On Earth
7. The Oarfish - Real Life Sea Serpent
7. 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: 2.99
Category: Life On Earth
8. Gravity Wave
8. Gravity Wave

(A very strange phenomenon in Earth's atmosphere. For more information, click here.)
Rating: 2.98
Category: Earth Sciences
9. The Evolution Of Turtle Shells
9. The Evolution Of Turtle Shells

(This video shows the modifications to the rib structure and formation of several bones in chelonians that make up their distinctive shells.)
Rating: 2.98
Category: Biology & Medicine
10. Ion Beam Fabrication
10. Ion Beam Fabrication

(Profiling the SII NanoTechnology SMI500 Microscope System for Nanofabrication, the cutting edge of nanofabrication technology.)
Rating: 2.98
Category: Tech & Gadgets