How Helicopters Fly | Science of Stupid: Ridiculous Fails

From National Geographic. The science required for a helicopter to achieve flight is a lot more complicated than it might seem. ➡ Subscribe: http://bit.ly/NatGeoSubscribe ➡ Get more Science of Stupid: https://on.natgeo.com/36JdVV5 About Science of Stupid: Science of Stupid shows the world’s funniest fail clips and uses science to examine them. About National Geographic: National Geographic…

Encountering a Deadly Pit Viper | Primal Survivor

From National Geographic. Hazen encounters Jerdon’s Pit Viper while exploring China’s Dulong valley, a deadly viper capable of killing a human adult. ➡ Subscribe: http://bit.ly/NatGeoSubscribe ➡ Get More Primal Survivor: https://on.natgeo.com/2lUQ6UQ About Primal Survivor: Survival instructor and wilderness guide Hazen Audel travels to some of the world’s most remote tribal communities to learn how they…

Controlled Bush Fire Burn | Rebuilding Paradise

From National Geographic. Zeke Lunder, a pyrogeographer, explains the benefits and purpose of prescribed fires, also known as backfires. ➡ Subscribe: http://bit.ly/NatGeoSubscribe About National Geographic: National Geographic is the world’s premium destination for science, exploration, and adventure. Through their world-class scientists, photographers, journalists, and filmmakers, Nat Geo gets you closer to the stories that matter…

The Sinking of the SS Athenia | WW2 Hell Under the Sea

From National Geographic. The SS Athenia was the first ship sunk by Germany in World War II and resulted in the death of 118 civilians. ➡ Subscribe: http://bit.ly/NatGeoSubscribe About National Geographic: National Geographic is the world’s premium destination for science, exploration, and adventure. Through their world-class scientists, photographers, journalists, and filmmakers, Nat Geo gets you…

Visualizing the COVID-19 Tragedy – 360 | National Geographic

From National Geographic. Since October, artist Suzanne Brennan Firstenberg has been planting flags in Washington, D.C. to visualize the more than 247,000 COVID-19 deaths in America so far. Every day, she updates the installation to reflect the rising death count, changing the numbers and adding more flags. Experience the installation in 360. ➡ Subscribe: http://bit.ly/NatGeoSubscribe…

The Secret of Compressed Air | Science of Stupid: Ridiculous Fails

From National Geographic. While a basic understanding of compressed air can lead to some interesting home experiments, some people take it a tad too far. ➡ Subscribe: http://bit.ly/NatGeoSubscribe ➡ Get more Science of Stupid: https://on.natgeo.com/36JdVV5 About Science of Stupid: Science of Stupid shows the world’s funniest fail clips and uses science to examine them. About…

The Search for History’s Lost Slave Ships | Podcast | Overheard at National Geographic

From National Geographic. On the bottom of the world’s oceans lie historic treasures—the lost wrecks of ships that carried enslaved people from Africa to the Americas. Only a handful have been identified so far, but National Geographic explorer and Storytelling Fellow Tara Roberts is documenting the efforts of Black scuba divers and archaeologists to find…

How Bats Can Transmit Viruses | Virus Hunters

From National Geographic. When it comes to viruses jumping from animals to humans, bats hold a unique place in the transmission chain. Christopher Golden and James Longman investigate an abandoned mine for signs of poaching or viruses impacting the bat population. ➡ Subscribe: http://bit.ly/NatGeoSubscribe About National Geographic: National Geographic is the world’s premium destination for…

The Ebola Outbreak of 1976 | Going Viral

From National Geographic. In 1976 a deadly illness appeared in the remote province of Zaire, it became known as the as Ebola Zaire, after the nearby Ebola River. ➡ Subscribe: http://bit.ly/NatGeoSubscribe About National Geographic: National Geographic is the world’s premium destination for science, exploration, and adventure. Through their world-class scientists, photographers, journalists, and filmmakers, Nat…

Chasing the World’s Largest Tornado | Podcast | Overheard at National Geographic

From National Geographic. How do you measure something that destroys everything it touches? That’s an essential question for tornado researchers. After he narrowly escaped the largest twister on record—a two-and-a-half-mile-wide behemoth with 300-mile-an-hour winds—National Geographic Explorer Anton Seimon found a new, safer way to peer inside them and helped solve a long-standing mystery about how…

The Wild Wonders of South Africa | National Geographic

From National Geographic. National Geographic photographer Jimmy Chin explores all the adventure that South Africa has to offer, from a wildlife safari to biking and rafting. Partner Content for South Africa Tourism. ➡ Subscribe: http://bit.ly/NatGeoSubscribe About National Geographic: National Geographic is the world’s premium destination for science, exploration, and adventure. Through their world-class scientists, photographers,…

When Watersports Become Dangerous | Science of Stupid: Ridiculous Fails

From National Geographic. Some sports shouldn’t be mixed together, surfing and Kayaking are two of those sports. ➡ Subscribe: http://bit.ly/NatGeoSubscribe ➡ Get more Science of Stupid: https://on.natgeo.com/36JdVV5 About Science of Stupid: Science of Stupid shows the world’s funniest fail clips and uses science to examine them. About National Geographic: National Geographic is the world’s premium…

The Women Of The Right Stuff | The Right Stuff | Disney+

From National Geographic. They say "behind every great man is a great woman," and the women of The Right Stuff were nothing short of monumental. Stream new episodes of #TheRightStuffSeries every Friday on Disney +. ➡ Subscribe: http://bit.ly/NatGeoSubscribe About National Geographic: National Geographic is the world’s premium destination for science, exploration, and adventure. Through their…

Night Search for Whip Spiders | Explorers In The Field

From National Geographic. While whip spiders are arachnids that fall under the arthropod phylum, they’re not actually spiders. Whip spiders have eight legs, but the front two have evolved into antenniform legs that extend up to two feet long. These legs wiggle around like whips to gather sensory information, earning whip spiders their name. The…

The Dangers of Free Diving | Science of Stupid: Ridiculous Fails

From National Geographic. It is easy to forget how dangerous swimming underwater can be, especially when discussing free diving. ➡ Subscribe: http://bit.ly/NatGeoSubscribe ➡ Get more Science of Stupid: https://on.natgeo.com/36JdVV5 About Science of Stupid: Science of Stupid shows the world’s funniest fail clips and uses science to examine them. About National Geographic: National Geographic is the…

Pilot Program | The Right Stuff | Disney+

From National Geographic. "We need to work fast, and we need the best." In order to try and win the Space Race, the U.S. needed pilots who were capable, brave, and willing to risk it all in the name of progress. This is their story. The Right Stuff is now streaming on Disney+. ➡ Subscribe:…

Reimagining Dinosaurs with Women of Impact | National Geographic

From National Geographic. Meet some incredible women who are uncovering new findings on dinosaurs. Check out our October magazine story on dinosaurs here: https://on.natgeo.com/3d4i0o4. This panel discussion was originally livestreamed in the National Geographic Women of Impact Facebook group. PANELISTS: ▶ Shaena Montanari, paleontologist-turned-journalist in Arizona who writes about science, the environment and outdoor recreation…

Why the Electoral College Exists | Nat Geo Explores

From National Geographic. Every four years, people head to the polls to vote for the next President of the United States. However, the popular vote doesn’t directly elect any candidate. Instead, citizens are voting for a slate of electors, who have promised to cast their states’ votes after the election. Today, the Electoral College system…

Single Combat Warrior | The Right Stuff | Disney+

From National Geographic. Space will force them to face themselves. Take a look at this official clip from “Single Combat Warrior” of #TheRightStuffSeries, streaming Fridays on #DisneyPlus ➡ Subscribe: http://bit.ly/NatGeoSubscribe About National Geographic: National Geographic is the world’s premium destination for science, exploration, and adventure. Through their world-class scientists, photographers, journalists, and filmmakers, Nat Geo…