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See video Fire ants create lifeboat in the Amazon (BBC)

Embedding disabled: watch video on YouTube. When a flood threatens a fire ant colony in the Amazon jungle, they adapt by forming a lifeboat.

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See video Giant Ant Hill Excavated

A giant ant colony is pumped full of concrete, then excavated to reveal the complexity of its inner structure. The structure covers 50 square meters, and goes 8 meters into the earth.

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See video You Suck at Photoshop #1

The first in a series of Photoshop tutorials: Distort, Warp, & Layer Effects

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See video Did Aliens build the Pyramids? (1of3)

Highlights the pyramids and other inventions that illustrate the brilliance of ancient man - are they so brilliant that they could only have been built by aliens?

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See video First Landing on the Moon - 1969

The Apollo 11 moonlanding on July 20 1969 commanded by Neil Armstrong. Armstrong and Edwin 'Buzz' Aldrin spend a day on the surface of the moon before returning back to earth. 

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See video Sarah Kruzan: Life in Prison Without Parole at Age 16

In the USA juveniles can be sentenced to life in prison. Sarah Kruzan's unfortunate childhood led her to commit murder - does she deserve a second chance at life?

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See video Touchable Holography

It does not get much more futuristic than this: a demo of holograms one can actually touch. The holographic tactile display uses ultrasound to exert a pressure field - for example, it will exert pressure on the surface of your palm when virtual raindrops fall on it. 

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See video Lions vs Hyena

Two male lions kill a hyena, but the task is not easy. This video demonstrates how tough hyenas are.

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See video Transforming a 2D image into 3D

June 16, 2006. Researchers of Carnegie Mellon University have managed to teach a computer to recognize and transform 2D images into 3D.

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See video Use Google Earth to explore the solar system

In Google Earth you can navigate the solar system just like you navigate though Earth. It also has images from the Hubble Space Telescope.

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See video Fractal Zoom Animation - Mandelbrot Corner

A beautiful fractal zoom that seems to go on forever.

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See video Third 2008 Presidential Debate - McCain and Obama (Full Video)

Full Video of the third and final 2008 presidential debate between Senator Barack Obama and Senator John McCain.

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