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  • How to Survive a Tsunami, According to Science

    2,575,370 views 9 months ago
    You’re on a beach. Not a worry in the world. The sun bronzing your skin, sand trickling between your toes, the sound of waves– wait, what? Where’d all the water go? Did you see it going out? Now what?

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  • How to Survive Play all

    Collection of How to Survive episodes, including How to Survive a Tsunami?, How to Survive an Earthquake?, How to Survive a Plane Crash, and more!
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  • Crazy Creatures Play all

    Crazy Creatures presents the incredible wonders of animal diversity and takes you to some of the most remote and hostile corners of the globe in order to find the ugliest, slimiest and downright weird creatures that grace the planet.
    • How Single Dogs Can Herd Giant Groups of Sheep - Duration: 3 minutes, 35 seconds.

      • 8 months ago
      • 5,795 views
      Would it surprise you to know that a sheepdog is better at math than you are? That's how they're doing this: algorithmic math. Herding requires the type of thinking that's often used in engineering...
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    • The Exotic Animals That Have Been Domesticated - Duration: 3 minutes, 47 seconds.

      • 8 months ago
      • 1,140 views
      Admit it, you’ve thought about getting an exotic pet, if only for a crazy moment.

      You’re bored with common pets, you want something unique.
      Maybe a chinchilla, or a monkey, or a tiger. Many peopl...
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    • The Bearcat Is a Real Animal and It Smells Like Buttered Popcorn - Duration: 3 minutes, 9 seconds.

      • 8 months ago
      • 759 views
      It’s not a cat. And it’s not a bear. But it does look a little like both.

      The bearcat, also known as a binturong, is a real animal; one whose urine smells exceptionally good. That's right, bearca...
    • Amazing Animals That Have Adapted to Living in the Desert - Duration: 3 minutes, 16 seconds.

      • 8 months ago
      • 912 views
      The desert is a harsh mistress. The sun and sand are scorching hot, and food and water can be scarce.

      Huge temperature variations between day and night put such a strain on rocks that they break. ...
    • Everything About the Platypus Is Weird - Duration: 4 minutes, 13 seconds.

      • 8 months ago
      • 3,089 views
      The platypus is definitely a strange looking animal; but its odd appearance is nothing compared to deep sea fish, ugly dogs and every single human from the '90s. And really, its looks aren't even t...
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    • Skin Shedders: Creatures That Molt - Duration: 3 minutes, 30 seconds.

      • 8 months ago
      • 811 views
      What do a chicken and a frog have in common? They both molt.
      Molting is when a creature discards a part of its body because the animal is growing, and their body part isn't growing with them.

      Al...
    • 7 Things You Didn’t Know Were Produced by Animals - Duration: 4 minutes, 8 seconds.

      • 9 months ago
      • 394 views
      Your dog might be your best friend, steak might be your favorite food, but do you know just how much animals really impact your life?

      The agriculture industry processes about 98% of every animal i...
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    • The Scientific Benefits of Being a Dog Owner - Duration: 4 minutes, 22 seconds.

      • 9 months ago
      • 351 views
      We take care of our dogs. We wash them, walk them and even pick up their poop.

      But did you know dogs are actually the ones taking care of us?

      Dogs may not help out around the house, or deliver c...
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    • Tardigrades Can Survive Boiling Water, Outer Space, and Radiation - Duration: 3 minutes, 27 seconds.

      • 9 months ago
      • 634 views
      What would you do if a creature like this was lurking around your house? And no matter how hard you tried, you couldn't get rid of it.

      You could crush it, throw it in boiling water, even blast it ...
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    • Why Do Some Animals Walk on Their Hind Legs? - Duration: 3 minutes, 2 seconds.

      • 9 months ago
      • 781 views
      A biped is any animal that uses two feet to move around. Some are really fast, some jump really far, some come from a long line of horrific beasts. But are two legs really better than four? That de...
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    • The Science Behind Black Cats - Duration: 3 minutes, 6 seconds.

      • 9 months ago
      • 13,725 views
      Eyes yellow as fire, and fur black as ebony.

      These felines are be believed to be omens of bad luck, companions of witches, or even witches themselves. But they're actually quite lucky having crack...
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    • The Extraordinary Distances That Some Animals Travel - Duration: 4 minutes, 14 seconds.

      • 9 months ago
      • 241 views
      Imagine how many pairs of shoes you'd burn through if you had to walk thousands of kilometers a year. These animals don't take planes, trains, or automobiles. Yet they repeatedly cover incredible d...
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  • Your Amazing Body Play all

    Your Amazing Body showcases obscure facts and research about the physiology of the world's most advanced species, the Homo Sapiens Sapiens.
    • How Do Your Taste Buds Really Work? - Duration: 3 minutes, 9 seconds.

      • 10 months ago
      • 2,131 views
      Do you know why wine glasses are shaped the way they are?

      The shape of the glass determines how you'll tilt your head when you take a sip. Your tilt determines where the wine will fall on your ton...
    • Why Do We Yawn? - Duration: 3 minutes, 45 seconds.

      • 10 months ago
      • 1,670 views
      You are now part of an experiment.How many times will you yawn before the end of this sentence?

      People, on average, yawn eight times a day. And for about 70% of people, yawning is contagious. So w...
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    • What Is Your Skin Made Of? - Duration: 4 minutes, 22 seconds.

      • 10 months ago
      • 1,206 views
      It’s soft, it’s stretchy, it’s hairy, and sometimes flaky. It comes in different colors, it can change colors, and it might even tell your future.

      If it wasn’t in the title, would you have guessed...
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    • Why Do We Sleepwalk? - Duration: 3 minutes, 1 second.

      • 10 months ago
      • 1,583 views
      Nearly one in three people will sleepwalk in their lives. Are you one of them? Sleepwalkers have peed in their closets, driven far distances, and have even sketched masterpieces in their sleep.

      Ho...
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    • What Does Your Body Do With All That Water? - Duration: 3 minutes, 15 seconds.

      • 10 months ago
      • 1,375 views
      Tough day at the office? Feeling drained? Then drink up! Your body needs water to survive. But do you know how much?

      Do you know why water is so important? Because you’re important! And roughly 75...
    • How Depression Hurts - Duration: 3 minutes, 54 seconds.

      • 11 months ago
      • 6,373 views
      What do insomnia, sadness and physical pain with no apparent explanation have in common? They can all be signs of depression.

      Depression is a common mood disorder, with over 300 million people liv...
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    • What Determines the Sound of Your Voice? - Duration: 3 minutes, 31 seconds.

      • 11 months ago
      • 847 views
      You may know a Chatty Cathy… and a fast talker, a sweet talker, a smooth talker, and an old yeller.

      But did you know that your sound is unique? Do you think it’s strange that vocal cords aren’t ev...
    • Why Can't You Taste Food Without Saliva? - Duration: 3 minutes, 32 seconds.

      • 11 months ago
      • 599 views
      Water the mouth. Prepare food for swallowing. Initiate food digestion. That's the job of your saliva. It's not just for dribbling out of the corner of your mouth while you sleep.

      Without saliva, y...
    • Why Do We Have Hiccups? - Duration: 3 minutes, 13 seconds.

      • 11 months ago
      • 1,789 views
      If we can't scare them out of you, don't sweat it, there are other remedies we can try. But first, we want to know why! Why are you hiccuping? What are hiccups? What causes them? And what cures the...
    • How Much Blood Can Your Body Lose? - Duration: 3 minutes, 29 seconds.

      • 11 months ago
      • 4,313 views
      At the sight of it, this bodily fluid might make you feel nauseous, lightheaded or downright sick. But regardless of how it makes you feel, we all need it to survive.

      How much blood do you have in...
    • You're More Unique Than You Think - Duration: 3 minutes, 31 seconds.

      • 11 months ago
      • 1,219 views
      Our fingerprints are one of the more useful parts of our bodies. For over a hundred years they've been used to identify us, to seal contracts, solve crimes and now to unlock our phones.

      They are ...
    • How To Live Your Longest Life - Duration: 4 minutes, 31 seconds.

      • 11 months ago
      • 908 views
      You may think to live to be 100 years old you have to workout everyday, eat nothing but vegetables and never drink a sip of alcohol. But did you know this isn't actually true?

      Living long isn't ab...
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    Underknown stories and obscure facts from geography, history and world culture in a snackable, mobile friendly format. Check us out at http://www.insh.world
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