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Avalanche Hits Everest Basecamp (April 25 2015)
Posted in Earth Sciences

This chilling raw video, filmed by Jost Kobusch, shows the horrifying speed and power of an avalanche striking Mt. Everest Basecamp (25.04.2015) following a Magnitude 7.8 earthquake. *Contains adult language*.
Liquifaction Caught On Video
Posted in Earth Sciences

During an earthquake, when water trapped in the earth is sloshed around, the solids sink, forcing the displaced liquid to the surface. Here it is, caught in action!
Dara O Briain Explains Weightlessness
Posted in Physics & Chemistry

Why are astronauts weightless in space when the moon is held by Earth's gravity? An explanation and demonstration of just how microgravity works in orbit.
Kilauea Lava Flows
Posted in Earth Sciences

A noble GoPro was sacrificed to get this footage, but it was worth it!
 The Big, Bad and Beautiful Universe Seen by Chandra
Posted in Astronomy

In fifteen years of operation, the Chandra X-ray Observatory has given us a view of the universe that is largely hidden from telescopes sensitive only to visible light.
Egg Patterns Identify Intruders
Posted in Life On Earth

When cuckoos lay eggs in other birds’ nests, they produce eggs similar in color and pattern to the hosts’ own. With the help of a new computer program, scientists analyze egg patterns to see how certain details could help host birds detect an imposter.
NASA | A Year in the Life of Earth's CO2
Posted in Physics & Chemistry

An ultra-high-resolution NASA computer model has given scientists a stunning new look at how carbon dioxide in the atmosphere travels around the globe. Plumes of carbon dioxide in the simulation swirl and shift as winds disperse the greenhouse gas away
Fission and Fusion
Posted in Physics & Chemistry

An explanation of the differences between the two terms, and what both processes entail.

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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: 211491
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: 103358
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: 99535
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: 86379
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: 84441
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: 78844
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: 70585
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: 63257
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: 62258
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: 58129
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. BepiColombo - Mission To Mercury
4. 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
5. Octopus Eats Shark
5. 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
6. What is Quantum Mechanics?
6. 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
7. Lynx Hunts A Rabbit
7. Lynx Hunts A Rabbit

(A slow motion chase between a lynx and a rabbit.)
Rating: 3.06
Category: Life on Earth
8. World's Oldest Footprints
8. 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: 3.05
Category: Life on Earth
9. Jellyfish - The World's Many Strange Species
9. 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: 3.05
Category: Life On Earth
10. Mystery of Mexican Jumping Beans
10. 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: 3.05
Category: Life On Earth