New Series Announcement! | Natural News from The Field Museum

New Series Announcement! | Natural News from The Field Museum

In 2015, Field Museum scientists published 226 books and papers and had their work cited more than 10,000 times. They studied specimens from every continent on the planet, including those in the ocean and others in outer space and in the process discovered 148 new archeological sites and 160 new species to science. We lent […]

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ANNOUNCEMENT Smarter Every Day Podcast – “No Dumb Questions”

Hey, it’s me Destin, from Smarter Every Day. Welcome to the No Dumb Questions podcast. This is not Smarter Every Day. When I create videos for Smarter Every Day, I’m usually thinking by myself. Think of it like a creative work of mine. It’s an effort to express myself and my view of the world […]

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Television for doctors, circa 1991 – part 2

Television for doctors, circa 1991 – part 2

♪♪ [piano] With more and more Americans aware of their cholesterol levels today, you see Questran Light in a lot of places. That’s because Questran Light is first-step drug therapy for treating elevated cholesterol, no matter what their number. Questran Light with NutraSweet is an improved formulation … less powder, good-tasting, and it’s easy to […]

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Kindergartener’s Version of a Public Service Announcement

Kindergartener’s Version of a Public Service Announcement

You cannot stop a tornado. You cannot shift its direction. A tornado is a force of nature. But so are you. If you find yourself in the path of severe weather, there’s plenty you can do to protect yourself and your family. Immediately go to shelter. And then, with a text, a status update or […]

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ERDMÄNNCHEN: Neue Anlage im ZOO KREFELD | zoos.media

ERDMÄNNCHEN: Neue Anlage im ZOO KREFELD | zoos.media

Hello, today we visit Krefeld Zoo. Ronald Melcher (caretaker): So, these are living grasshoppers and mealworms we are feeding. Insects are mainly fed alive in order to stimulate the huntring drive … Yvonne Wicht (caretaker): … because insects are the main component of their food. Mice and other small mammals they eat we only feed […]

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What if all humans on Earth disappeared? | BBC Ideas

What if all humans on Earth disappeared? | BBC Ideas

…we don’t know how – that doesn’t matter. What we’d like to know is… What would a world without humans be like? Within days, the electricity grid fails as fuel supplies run out and there’s nobody to override the powerstation’s failsafe mechanisms. Within a week the subways we’ve built under the water table flood. The […]

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SIZE matters for Alligators looking for love | Animals in Love – BBC

SIZE matters for Alligators looking for love | Animals in Love – BBC

Are you all set? To help get these alligators in the mood we’ve invited some musicians along from the Florida Orchestra. THEY WARM UP As our brass section warms up no-one seems at all interested in joining in. As much as alligators love to sing, when it comes down to it, there is actually only […]

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Blue Planet II : The Prequel

Blue Planet II : The Prequel

The Ocean … the largest habitat on Earth. A generation ago, the series ‘The Blue Planet’ took us beneath the waves. but now we know so much more Take a deep breath New science… and new technology…. allow us to voyage further … and deeper … than ever before. From the restless shores of our […]

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Lightfoot crabs ambushed by eels and octopuses | Blue Planet II – BBC

Lightfoot crabs ambushed by eels and octopuses | Blue Planet II – BBC

The moray eel The chain moray is a specialist crab hunter It’s blunt teeth can easily grip and crush a crab’s shell It’s the crab’s deadliest enemy that was close, they should be safe now WaiTLOOKOUTAGAIN But the crabs’ feeding grounds are still a long way off They must press on Halfway But their enemy […]

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