Who Owns New Islands?

Who Owns New Islands?

This video was made possible by CuriosityStream. When you sign up with the link in the description, you’ll also get access to Nebula—the streaming video platform that HAI is a part of. Everybody loves islands—they’re like little continents, or really big boats. Part of why islands are so great is that they come in so many different flavors—hot, cold, green,

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S. Korea drives out N. Korean boat sailing south in East Sea

S. Korea drives out N. Korean boat sailing south in East Sea

south korean authorities have turned back a North Korean fishing boat on Saturday after itself below the eastern maritime border between the two Koreas according to the South Korean Coast Guard a navy surveillance plane spotted the vessel at around 9 a.m. Korea time in waters a hundred and ten kilometers northeast of the talk to islets the Coast Guard

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The World’s Strangest Borders Part 1: Panhandles

Countries in the world come in all different shapes and sizes. Some are huge, while others are tiny. And then some have very clearly defined shapes, like these, and others, well, not so much. Borders are a funny thing and don’t often make sense without some historical or geographical context. Sometimes borders take on an exceptionally bizarre look, extending away

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Why This Island Might be in Canada or Might be in the US

Why This Island Might be in Canada or Might be in the US

This video was made possible by Dashlane. Stay safe online with Dashlane for free at dashlane.com/hai. Ahhh islands. They’re the bread and butter of what we talk about on Half as Interesting when we’re not really sure what else to talk about. Well, that and strange borders so what if we took islands and border disputes and put them together.

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Melilla: Europe’s Trapped Child Refugees

Melilla: Europe’s Trapped Child Refugees

Noureddin has literally just jumped over the fence, I didn’t think I would see “risky” this soon. No they wouldn’t see me, they told me to get out, because I don’t speak Spanish. Sexual abuse is something that happens. We are taking care of them. That’s not really what we’ve seen documenting… That’s it if you don’t mind. It looks

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What’s the Shortest International Border in the World?

What’s the Shortest International Border in the World?

This video was made possible by Brilliant. Learn with Brilliant for 20% off by being one of the first 200 to sign up at Brilliant.org/HAI. You know what would make a bad video? One on, “what’s the longest border in the world,” because it’s this one—the US-Canada border. Done. You know what would make a slightly less bad video? One

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Germany Has The Worlds Weirdest Borders

Germany Has The Worlds Weirdest Borders

Hello, I’m Toycat, and welcome back to another second channel geography video This is everyone’s favorite series where I talk about geography and the world and stuff and today I wanted to talk about one of the most interesting parts of geography Which it’s been a while since we spoke about on the channel, but it is borders So as

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The Town In Two Countries

The Town In Two Countries

– [Narrator 1] Welcome to Baarle-Hertog in Belgium. – [Narrator 2] No, welcome to Baarle-Nassau in the Netherlands. – [Narrator 1] No, Belgium. – [Narrator 2] It’s the Netherlands. – [Narrator 1] Belgium. – [Narrator 2] Netherlands. – [Female Narrator] OK, everyone, please calm down. It’s both. Welcome to the town with one of the most intricate borders in the

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India/Bangladesh – The world’s worst border

India/Bangladesh – The world’s worst border

JAY: Welcome to Map Men. MARK: We’re the men, JAY: And here’s the map. ♫ ♫ Map Men, Map Men ♫ ♫ Map Map Map, Men Men MARK: Today’s map is a 2015 map of the border between India and Bangladesh. An area riddled with ‘enclaves’. JAY: An enclave is a piece of country, wholly surrounded by another country. Like

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The Island That Switches Countries Every Six Months

The Island That Switches Countries Every Six Months

This video was made possible by Skillshare. Learn what you want to learn with Skillshare for free for two months at the link in the description. So, this is the flag of Chad and this is the flag of Romania. Confusing, right? Well you know what’s really confusing: the 17th century in Europe. Finland was Swedish, Venice was a country

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