Why Don’t Ants Get Stuck In Traffic?

Why Don’t Ants Get Stuck In Traffic?

[MUSIC] This episode is supported by Prudential [MUSIC] With more than 7 billion people on Earth and one car for every six of us, traffic is bad just about everywhere. [HONKING] Last year, American drivers wasted nearly a million collective years staring at each other’s tail-lights. The average driver in London has it the worst,

Earth from space: Mount Fuji

Earth from space: Mount Fuji

Hi I’m Mariangela D’Acunto and you are watching ESA’s Earth from Space programme Today, Copernicus Sentinel-2 takes us over Mount Fuji in Japan Standing at 3776 metres tall Mount Fuji is Japan’s highest mountain It is often shrouded in cloud and fog but this image was captured on a clear day by the Copernicus Sentinel-2A

Make a Flush Mount Router Station!

A wood router, is a necessary shop tool, but they can be awkward to work with when you have to freehand your projects. There’s a better way, and it doesn’t have to be expensive. In this project, we’re turning any ordinary table, into a multipurpose work bench, with a built-in, flush mount router station. For

Skinning the Wolf

You going to the pad? I’m going to… the… where I’m estimating to be the third tarsal there. 28? – 28. We got the weight. And I think that’s it. Um, I don’t… want to weigh the testes. Sweet. So, should we push it over that way and then… Or, let’s see how much he

DJI Stories – Predicting Mount Etna

DJI Stories – Predicting Mount Etna

Volcanoes, in which we don’t have any instrumentation on, We’re living in the dark ages. We cannot tell when a volcano will erupt. My name is Jonathan Castro, I’m a professor of volcanology at the University of Mainz. We, as a team, are going to Mount Etna To study one thing on the volcano: Its

Annual Ball 2019 @Transylvania College | The Cambridge International School in Cluj

Annual Ball 2019 @Transylvania College | The Cambridge International School in Cluj

Ladies, gentlemen, good evening and welcome. The fourth consecutive year, and I am very happy to see you all in Transylvania College, in the Scholarship Society. Let’s give a warm welcome to our friend, Ruxandra Mercea. It is about trust. The end of an celebratory year because we’ve had so many years in which people

Now boarding for cyberspace: Luc Courchesne at TEDxUdeM

Now boarding for cyberspace: Luc Courchesne at TEDxUdeM

let me take you on a little trip into cyberspace. Nothing too special, in fact, you are already in cyberspace when you tweet, go on Facebook and stuff, but the difference is that I invite you, I invite you in cyberspace, also hoping to invite your bodies. So it’s not quite teleportation yet, but we’re

Solar Impulse Airplane – The Pilot’s Training Before Boarding Solar Impulse 2 – #Discover

Solar Impulse Airplane – The Pilot’s Training Before Boarding Solar Impulse 2 – #Discover

Equipped with a parachute, life raft, locator beacons and flares, the solar pilot must be prepared for the unexpected. Solar Impulse is not equipped with an auto-pilot, but it does have a Stability Augmentation System that keeps Si2 on the same heading while the pilot takes 20 minute sleep breaks. An essential innovation is the

Meet The Frog That Barfs Up Its Babies

Today I’m going to tell you about one of my favorite creatures to ever grace this planet. It’s a frog that’s pretty bizarre but also weirdly sweet and adorable. Sadly, it went extinct just before I was born, so I thought I’d never get the chance to see it. But a few years ago, scientists