How Gods Die (The Collapse of Easter Island)

How Gods Die (The Collapse of Easter Island)

Nothing lasts forever. Eventually we all collapse. Everything atrophies. This universe atrophies. No matter how strong your faith Someday your God will die. It might be dead already. Because we invented it. Our society gave it value and when we crumble, it crumbles with us. To some the idea is morose, depressing even. But to me it’s just our world.

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The Islands Where the Japanese Empire was Born (and Died)

The Islands Where the Japanese Empire was Born (and Died)

Can you walk up a little bit, yep? You know why don’t we just go to the beach and film the intro there? I feel like it’s better on the island to have some like beautiful footage rather than starting where we end. Sounds good, lets go Here. Welcome to the Ogasawara Island chain you may know it as Peel

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Episode 31 Islands of Port Barton on Palawan

Episode 31 Islands of Port Barton on Palawan

In the previous episode we explored the coastal jungles of Sabang. This trail is very tortuous.. In this episode we travel north along the coast of Palawan and visit remote paradise islands in the Port Barton area. These turtles were born on this same beach. Now they take care of them until they will be big enough and then they

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African migrants now departing from Morocco to Europe

African migrants now departing from Morocco to Europe

JUDY WOODRUFF: Over the past few months, Libya has cracked down on African migrants seeking to flee to Europe. Italy has also clamped down on migrants who make it to their shores. As a result, Morocco has become the new jumping-off point from the African continent for those who want to go to Europe. One flash point is Ceuta. It’s

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Indonesia Full Documentary | Ghosts of Sulawesi

Indonesia Full Documentary | Ghosts of Sulawesi

The dance these men are performing indicates that, in a small village called Kete, someone important has just died. Now, his relatives must organise very complicated, and very expensive funeral rites, which will mark the return of the deceased to the world of his ancestors. For the Toraja, it is very important that the funeral should be success. If the

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Documentary “The smile of the sun” – Canary Islands

Documentary “The smile of the sun” – Canary Islands

For many years, universities from several countries have undertaken important climatological studies about the planet. Many conclusions have been reached. Among which the fact that there is a privileged place with one of the best climates in the world: the Canary Islands. Around 300 inhabitants of the Inuit community live in this small village 60 kilometres from the Arctic Circle.

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Edward Ericson: Teaching The Gulag Archipelago to American college students

Edward Ericson: Teaching The Gulag Archipelago to American college students

One thing you said reminded me of students today. And how do they react to Solzhenitsyn when they read him. I’ll tell you how they react when they read the Gulag. We have 100 pages of it in The Solzhenitsyn Reader, and I have the separate abridgement. I’ve taught it many times; the hundred pages in the reader is my

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STOCKHOLM and the ARCHIPELAGO, Sweden | Little Grey Box

STOCKHOLM and the ARCHIPELAGO, Sweden | Little Grey Box

We’ve gotten off the plane and straight into Stockholm and now we’re doing a tour around the city First impressions… Swedes are hot as freak man! like all the dudes, he can get it, he can get it, he can get it they are hot now I know what you’re thinking Matt’s right there and he’s filming and he will

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The Horrors of Ancient Cataract Surgeries

The Horrors of Ancient Cataract Surgeries

Lots of people get cataracts in their eyes as they age. And for most of human history, surgeons couldn’t really help… But that didn’t stop them from trying. I’m Anna Rothschild, and this is Gross Science. The lens of your eye is a clear structure that sits just behind the iris and helps focus the light coming in. But sometimes

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Ghost Recon Breakpoint: PC Features Overview Trailer | Ubisoft [NA]

Ghost Recon Breakpoint: PC Features Overview Trailer | Ubisoft [NA]

[MUSIC PLAYING] (SINGING) Violence, violence, all we want is violence– tell us where they hiding. Go inside and take what they’re denying, the baby crying. We’ve been fantasizing, they’ve been lying, media be biased. Opposition lying in the street, who wanna defy us? Yeah, they try to put us in cages, worse– but they can’t erase us. This a battle

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