5 Islands That Are Going To Disappear!

5 Islands That Are Going To Disappear!

There are places in the world which are being eaten away as sea levels rise. What’s going to happen to them!? Hey friends, it’s Trace, thanks for tuning in to DNews! Whether you call it global warming or climate change, this shiz is going down — it’s happening. According to a study in the Proceedings of the National Academy of

» Read more

Discoveries in the Galápagos: A Longtime Partnership | California Academy of Sciences

Discoveries in the Galápagos: A Longtime Partnership | California Academy of Sciences

The staff of the California Academy of Sciences is very excited to return to the Galapagos Islands. It all started a few months back when we had a visit from the Charles Darwin Foundation. This is a foundation erected around protecting the Galapagos, recognizing it is a wonderful world resource for studying evolution, ecology, as well as integrating people into

» Read more

Do These Things To Survive If You Get Stranded On an Island

Do These Things To Survive If You Get Stranded On an Island

As modern human beings, we take so many things for granted. Good food, clean water, shopping, healthcare, time in front of the TV, trips to the movies, sporting events, a good night’s sleep…the list goes on. But what if you woke up tomorrow and all this was gone? No more convenience, no more fun, and having to fend for yourself

» Read more

Camp Camp: Episode 5 – Journey to Spooky Island | Rooster Teeth

Camp Camp: Episode 5 – Journey to Spooky Island | Rooster Teeth

This video presented by the latest RT documentary: World’s Greatest Head Massage An ASMR Journey Part 1 available now for RT First members Part 2 premiers July 15 Start your free 30 day trial at *Insert spoopy music here* *wolf howling* David: The thing drew closer, With its inhuman breathing, and claws clicking against the floor with each step… Desperately,

» Read more

ICPSR Short but Sweet Project Overviews

ICPSR Short but Sweet Project Overviews

I’d like to welcome you to the second day of our 2017 OR Meeting and we are going to be… we are going to start off today with a session on Short but Sweet Project Overviews from a variety of very exciting and different projects that are going on at ICPSR today. I think we are going to start off

» Read more

The fascinating (and dangerous) places scientists aren’t exploring | Ella Al-Shamahi

The fascinating (and dangerous) places scientists aren’t exploring | Ella Al-Shamahi

So I’ve got something that I’m slightly embarrassed to admit to. At the age of 17, as a creationist, I decided to go to university to study evolution so that I could destroy it. (Laughter) I failed. I failed so spectacularly that I’m now an evolutionary biologist. (Applause) So I’m a paleoanthropologist, I’m a National Geographic Explorer specializing in fossil

» Read more

Null Island: The Busiest Place That Doesn’t Exist

Null Island: The Busiest Place That Doesn’t Exist

In the Atlantic Ocean, about a thousand miles west of Africa, is Null Island. It’s a busy place: Thousands of people live there, millions of photos have been taken there, and occasionally, people teleport in for just a moment or two before disappearing to somewhere else. Or at least, that’s what it looks like to a computer. Because if you

» Read more

Weird Places: Socotra

Weird Places: Socotra

♪ SciShow Intro ♪ The Socotra Archipelago, part of the Republic of Yemen in the Arabian Sea, supports so many diverse and unique species of life that it’s been described as the most alien place on Earth. It’s also a refueling stop for Somali pirates. Socotra is a UNESCO world heritage site selected for its unique endemic flora and fauna.

» Read more

The Great Pacific Garbage Patch Is Not What You Think It Is | The Swim

The Great Pacific Garbage Patch Is Not What You Think It Is | The Swim

SCENES LIKE THIS ARE A DAILY REALITY FOR THE CREW OF SEEKER ON THEIR PACIFIC TREK. SOME ESTIMATES HOLD THAT BY 2050, THERE COULD BE AS MUCH PLASTIC AS THERE ARE FISH IN THE OCEAN. BUT WHAT IS ALL THIS JUNK, EXACTLY? WHERE DOES IT COME FROM? AND IS IT REALLY CONCENTRATED IN A GIANT ‘GARBAGE PATCH’ SOMEWHERE OUT THERE?

» Read more

What Happens When an Island Completely Disappears?

What Happens When an Island Completely Disappears?

In October 2018, the Pacific Ocean brewed one of most intense hurricanes ever recorded, AND it hit one of the most remote places in the world. With so much force, it eliminated an entire island overnight. But this isn’t the first time an island has vanished. It’s part of a trend, so what’s behind it? The island we’re talking about

» Read more
1 2 3