A Look at The World’s Most Dangerous Farts [Science Video]

For most humans, farts are a welcome relief, an embarrassing incident, or an opportunity for a gas-based gag. But for many other creatures, farts are no laughing matter. Deep in the bowels of the animal kingdom, farts can serve as tools of intimidation, acts of self-defense, and weapons of malodorous murder. Nick Caruso and Dani […]

Why Only Some Animals are Domesticatable [Video]

Youtuber CGP Grey takes a look at why only some animals are domesticatable. Domestication is a sustained multi-generational relationship in which one group of organisms assumes a significant degree of influence over the reproduction and care of another group to secure a more predictable supply of resources from that second group.[1] Charles Darwin recognized the […]

Watch SpaceX’s SN9 Starship Landing Explosion in Slow Motion [Video]

From Cosmic Perspective: High-speed cameras were rolling during the SpaceX Starship SN9 test flight in South Texas. For this mission we positioned a camera focusing exclusively on the landing pad to capture all the action during the last few moment of decent. The rest was history. Additional camera views and native audio field recordings coming […]

Can You Solve the Control Room Riddle? [Video]

As your country’s top spy, you must infiltrate the headquarters of the evil syndicate, find the secret control panel, and deactivate their death ray. But your reconnaissance team is spotty, and you have only limited information about the control panel’s whereabouts. Can you solve the control room riddle and deactivate their weapon in time? Dennis […]

How NASA’s Perseverance Rover Will Land on Mars Next Month [Video]

This reel depicts key events during entry, descent, and landing that will occur when NASA’s Perseverance rover lands on Mars February 18, 2021. In the span of about seven minutes, the spacecraft slows down from about 12,100 mph (19,500 kph) at the top of the Martian atmosphere to about 2 mph (3 kph) at touchdown […]

The Murmuration of Starlings: One of the Most Beautiful Videos We Have Ever Seen!

If you’ve never had the opportunity of witnessing such an event, here is a breathtaking video showing thousands of Starlings doing their “murmuration dance.” I’ve had the opportunity of witnessing this on a smaller scale a few years ago, but it was nothing like this, and the music used in the video makes the whole […]