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  • 04:37 Resurrecting the Genes of Extinct Plants

    Resurrecting the Genes of Extinct Plants

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    Scientists at Ginkgo Bioworks have resurrected the smell of an extinct flower by putting together the pieces of its DNA. To learn more, read the "Ghost Flowers" by Rowan Jacobsen at https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/fragrant-genes-of-extinct-flow

  • 07:33 "The Greatest Galapagos Discovery In Over 100 Years!" | Extinct or Alive?

    "The Greatest Galapagos Discovery In Over 100 Years!" | Extinct or Alive?

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    The Fernandina tortoise lives one one specific island in the Galapagos, but has only ever been seen once, and is thought to have been extinct for over 100 years. Forrest and his crew set out to prove that the elusive animal still exists. Stream Full Episo

  • 07:52 How Close Are We to Resurrecting Extinct Species?

    How Close Are We to Resurrecting Extinct Species?

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    Bringing extinct animals back to life sounds like science fiction, but gene-editing techniques are making it possible. U.S./Mexico Border Wall Puts Animals In Danger Of Extinction - https://youtu.be/l6xTxh96Jbc Read More: Mammoth Tooth Discovery Suggests

  • 05:31 Why Bees Going Extinct Could Mean No More Ice Cream Or Avocados

    Why Bees Going Extinct Could Mean No More Ice Cream Or Avocados

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    Bees pollinate more than a third of the worlds crops. So what would happen if they went extinct? For one, it would likely halve the number of fruits and vegetables on supermarket shelves. Plus, it could drastically alter the food chain, starting with inse

  • 01:44 Popular Rare Footage Of Extinct Animals

    Rare Footage Of Extinct Animals

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    I dare you to watch this and not get the feels. Rare and moving footage of six extinct animals taken before they were wiped out. It also features an eye watering list of every animal that has gone extinct since 1900. 1. Heath Hen - Extinct 1932 Heath hens

  • 05:32 The last living members of an extinct species - Jan Stejskal

    The last living members of an extinct species - Jan Stejskal

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    Dig into how scientists are attempting to revive the functionally extinct northern white rhino through artificial reproduction.--In the savannahs of Kenya, two female northern white rhinos, Njin and Fatu, munch contentedly on grass. They are the last two

  • 04:45 What If Extinct Animals Could Be Brought Back to Life?

    What If Extinct Animals Could Be Brought Back to Life?

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    What do saber-toothed tigers, woolly mammoths and the dodo all have in common? They're all extinct, and some theorize humans played a large part in this.What if we could bring them back? What if we could apologize for our wrongdoings as a species and brin

  • 03:17 Stunning Close-ups: Meet These Frogs Before They Go Extinct | National Geographic

    Stunning Close-ups: Meet These Frogs Before They Go Extinct | National Geographic

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    They're charismatic and cute, but the tree frogs that live in Cusuco National Park in Honduras are being decimated by chytrid fungus. The fungus has spread worldwide, causing hundreds of amphibian species to become endangered or even extinct. Biologist an

  • 03:56 Science Bulletins: Skull X-Rays Reconstruct Extinct Carnivores’ Bite

    Science Bulletins: Skull X-Rays Reconstruct Extinct Carnivores’ Bite

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    Some carnivores eat only meat, while others are more omnivorous. To understand how and when these differences in carnivore feeding may have evolved, Museum paleontologists captured X-ray scans of skulls from living and extinct species. They reconstructed

  • 01:29 This Tortoise Could Be Extinct in 20 Years

    This Tortoise Could Be Extinct in 20 Years

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    Endemic to the dry southern forests of Madagascar, the radiated tortoise has an incredibly long lifespan—the oldest tortoise on record reached an estimated 188 years of age. They boast highly intricate, dome-shaped shells lined with blood vessels, making

  • 03:58 What If The Neanderthals Had Not Gone Extinct?

    What If The Neanderthals Had Not Gone Extinct?

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    Neanderthal DNA is 99.7% identical to our own, and researchers claim that some humans might be carrying as much as 2% of the Neanderthal genome. Making things even weirder is that scientists recently recovered a nearly complete DNA sequence from a 50,000-

  • 01:28 This Butterfly Was Extinct, 10 Years Later it Reappeared

    This Butterfly Was Extinct, 10 Years Later it Reappeared

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    The Palos Verdes blue is an extremely rare butterfly species that can only be found in one specific area of Southern California. In the 1980s, the true blue beauty was thought to have been extinct, but in later years, was rediscovered the wild, to the sho

  • 04:05 Are Australias koalas going extinct? We asked an ecologist.

    Are Australias koalas going extinct? We asked an ecologist.

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    This fire season has been one of the worst on record in Australia. One billion animals are estimated to have died among them, the iconic koala. Slow-moving and dependent on the forest, koalas have been especially hard hit with thousands dead in New South

  • 11:13 Why Megalodon (Definitely) Went Extinct

    Why Megalodon (Definitely) Went Extinct

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    For more than 10 million years, Megalodon was at the top of its game as the oceans’ apex predator...until 2.6 million years ago, when it went extinct. So, what happened to the largest shark in history? Thanks as always to Nobumichi Tamura for allowing us

  • 06:31 Did Dinosaurs Really Go Extinct?

    Did Dinosaurs Really Go Extinct?

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    Welcome to… Jurassic Pluck Subscribe: http://bit.ly/iotbs_sub Twitter: @jtotheizzoe @okaytobesmart ↓ More info and sources below ↓ Most people are taught that dinosaurs went extinct 66 million years ago when a giant meteor crashed into the Yucatan peninsu

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  • 09:51 How To Go Extinct

    How To Go Extinct

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    Sign up for your FREE trial to The Great Courses Plus here: http://ow.ly/Nkq830qWCShOur new evolution simulator reveals that extinction often happens when conditions change quickly. Check it out here: https://labs.minutelabs.io/evolution-simulator/Thanks

  • 02:21 Popular How Dinosaurs Went Extinct!

    How Dinosaurs Went Extinct!

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    Meteors came hurtling to Earth and stopped life as they knew it for the dinosaurs. Complete and instantaneous extinction is no longer the theory. What did the extinction look like? See how a T-Rex survives impact as some animals did, only to succumb to th

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  • 03:08 Should We Let Pandas Go Extinct?

    Should We Let Pandas Go Extinct?

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  • 06:54 Bees are going extinct...but not the ones you think

    Bees are going extinct...but not the ones you think

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    You’ve probably heard for years that bees are in dire straights. Which is true…but it’s probably not the bees you’re thinking of. We talk to a bee researcher about what’s really at stake for bees, global agriculture, and all the almonds you’ve ever eaten.

  • 03:58 Mammoths vs. Mastodons: Can we 'de-extinct' them both?

    Mammoths vs. Mastodons: Can we 'de-extinct' them both?

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    There's been a lot of talk and research interest around the possibility of resurrecting certain groups of organisms (or, at least their genomes) from extinction, with Woolly Mammoths being prime candidates for such an endeavor. But what about a closely re

  • 03:11 How Geneticists Are Recreating Extinct Smells

    How Geneticists Are Recreating Extinct Smells

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    What did ancient plants smell like? Scientists are working on a way to find out using genetically modified yeast. What Does Space Smell Like? - https://youtu.be/Dn23GbsWJjE Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter Here - http://bit.ly/1UO1PxI Thanks to our spons

  • 06:28 1 MILLION Species Could Go Extinct Heres Why.

    1 MILLION Species Could Go Extinct Heres Why.

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    Check out Hot Mess: http://www.youtube.com/hotmesspbs SUBSCRIBE so you dont miss a video! http://bit.ly/iotbs_sub More info and sources below A massive new study has just been released showing that human activities are threatening Earths other life forms

  • 06:23 Seven Million Years of Human Evolution

    Seven Million Years of Human Evolution

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    Scientists use fossils to reconstruct the evolutionary history of hominins—the group that includes modern humans, our immediate ancestors, and other extinct relatives. Today, our closest living relatives are chimpanzees, but extinct hominins are eve

  • 01:14 Cloning hope for 50,000 year old cave lion

    Cloning hope for 50,000 year old cave lion

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    http://siberiantimes.com/science/casestudy/news/extinct-cave-lion-cub-in-perfect-condition-found-in-siberia-rising-cloning-hopes/

  • 33:11 Social Behaviour In Dinosaurs - With David Hone

    Social Behaviour In Dinosaurs - With David Hone

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    How do you learn about the social behaviour of animals that have been extinct for millions of years? Palaeontologist David Hone discusses what the fossil record can – and can’t – tell us about how the dinosaurs lived. Subscribe for regular science videos:

  • 04:29 Our Ancient Human Cousins!

    Our Ancient Human Cousins!

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    If you traced your family tree back far enough, you'd see that you're related to all 7 billion people on Earth! And if you trace it back even farther than that you'll find our ancient human cousins, the Neanderthals! ---------- Love SciShow Kids and want

  • 03:08 We Spend Millions Conserving Species, But Are We Making It Worse?

    We Spend Millions Conserving Species, But Are We Making It Worse?

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    Animals are going extinct and human intervention has saved some species, but is exhausting so much time and money helping as much as we hope? Is Breeding Pandas in Captivity Worth It? https://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2013/08/130827-giant-panda-nat

  • 01:31 Popular Arnold VS Megalodon Shark

    Arnold VS Megalodon Shark

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    Can Arnold survive being eaten by a giant Megalodon shark, the most powerful creature of the sea? Watch and find out. Megalodon, meaning "big tooth," is an extinct species of shark that lived approximately 23 to 2.6 million years ago, during the Early Mio

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  • 07:52 Saving Baby Kiwis From Extinction | Modern Dinosaurs

    Saving Baby Kiwis From Extinction | Modern Dinosaurs

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    The Kiwi (the national symbol of New Zealand) is in danger of becoming extinct without the help of conservationists. Subscribe to Discovery TV for more great clips: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=DiscoveryTV Follow Discovery on Twitte

  • 08:33 Why Jurassic Park Looks Better Than Its Sequels

    Why Jurassic Park Looks Better Than Its Sequels

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    Here I examine the stunning visuals in Jurassic Park that bring these extinct Dinosaurs to life, and why the visuals in it's sequels just don't compare. Support this channel at: https://www.patreon.com/FilmsandStuff Also Follow me on Twitter at: https://w

  • 00:53 This Bird that Came Back From Extinction

    This Bird that Came Back From Extinction

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    The Pava Aliblanca is a slender black bird with a black tipped beak and nine large white flight feathers at the ends of its wings. It was first discovered in 1877, but after several research expeditions with no sightings, the Pava Aliblanca was declared e

  • 06:10 De-Extinction: A Mammoth Undertaking

    De-Extinction: A Mammoth Undertaking

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    Try 23andMe: http://www.23andme.com/okay Make sure we don’t go extinct and SUBSCRIBE! ►► http://bit.ly/iotbs_sub ↓↓↓More info and sources below ↓↓↓ De-extinction, or using the power of modern biotechnology to bring back extinct species like mammoths and d

  • 54:11 How To Clone A Mammoth: The Science Of De-Extinction - With Beth Shapiro

    How To Clone A Mammoth: The Science Of De-Extinction - With Beth Shapiro

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    Could we bring back mammoths? Should we bring back mammoths? Beth Shapiro explains the science of de-extinction and Jurassic Park, and asks if it’s a good idea at all. Subscribe for regular science videos: http://bit.ly/RiSubscRibe Could extinct species,

  • 04:26 Neanderthals Were Smarter Than We Thought!

    Neanderthals Were Smarter Than We Thought!

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    Your ancestral history might be a lot more interesting than you think. Here's what makes us human... and part Neanderthal. Could Neanderthals Talk Like Us? - http://bit.ly/28Lf8uP Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter Here - http://bit.ly/1UO1PxI Read More: N

  • 03:11 Could a T. rex beat an elephant in a race?

    Could a T. rex beat an elephant in a race?

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    A new equation enables scientists to compare the top speeds of any animals, living or extinct, knowing only their mass. It could have a huge impact on evolutionary research. SUBSCRIBE: https://goo.gl/kdDpXu FOLLOW QUARTZ: Facebook: https://goo.gl/DsmLvx T

  • 04:21 Bananas Are Losing The War On Fungus

    Bananas Are Losing The War On Fungus

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    The Gros Michel banana lost the battle with fungus in the 1950s, but was replaced by the Cavendish. This time we might not have a new banana to come to the rescue. Could this be the end of bananas? Hosted by: Hank Green Thank you Craig Benzine and The Goo

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  • 03:28 Wolves: Cant Live With 'Em, Cant Live Without 'Em

    Wolves: Cant Live With 'Em, Cant Live Without 'Em

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    Humans dont have a great track record of coexisting with top predators, and wolves are no exception. By the early 1900s, wolves were nearly extinct in all of Western Europe as a result of government programs that rewarded people for killing them. While th

  • 04:17 The Coelacanth: A Living Fossil Of A Fish - Erin Eastwood

    The Coelacanth: A Living Fossil Of A Fish - Erin Eastwood

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    View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/the-coelacanth-a-living-fossil-of-a-fish-erin-eastwood The coelacanth, a prehistoric fish that was mistakenly thought to have gone extinct at the same time as the dinosaurs, has managed to stick around our seas

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  • 05:30 Meet The Frog That Barfs Up Its Babies

    Meet The Frog That Barfs Up Its Babies

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    Try 23andMe at https://23andme.com/gross These extinct frogs used to barf up their babies—and now scientists are trying to bring them back from the dead. Happy Mother’s Day! Subscribe! http://bit.ly/1FkxVLb ‖ Twitter! https://twitter.com/gross_science ‖ T

  • 04:05 How Many Mass Extinctions Have Happened On Earth?

    How Many Mass Extinctions Have Happened On Earth?

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    Why did the dinosaurs go extinct? Will WE go extinct? Watch more: Should We Bring Extinct Animals Back To Life? ►► https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8oLhvD9mNso&list=PL8L0MzSk_V6JtEDRfRMyb6rFd1acqYSlO&t=0s&index=138 Subscribe: https://bit.ly/Sub

  • 08:25 How Evolution Turned A Possum Into A Wolf

    How Evolution Turned A Possum Into A Wolf

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    Special thanks to Vanessa from BrainCraft for help with this video! Check out her channel: https://www.youtube.com/braincraft ↓↓↓ More info and sources below ↓↓↓ Until the early 20th century, Tasmania was home to a very weird

  • 04:27 The 6 Craziest Extinctions Ever

    The 6 Craziest Extinctions Ever

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    The earth has been through some major changes! Animals we wish still existed: http://youtu.be/wutj5z1lElU SUBSCRIBE (it's free): http://bit.ly/10kWnZ7 GET THE BOOK: http://asapscience.com/book/ Written by Tyler Irving (@tylereirving), Mitchell Moffit and

  • 01:16 Here's what would happen if the supervolcano underneath Yellowstone National Park erupted

    Here's what would happen if the supervolcano underneath Yellowstone National Park erupted

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    With the volcano underneath Yellowstone National Park currently active, it's a good idea to know what the level of destruction might be if it were to erupt. Though humanity would not be extinct at the hands of the eruption, there would be massive amounts

  • 00:59 The biggest underwater cave on Earth

    The biggest underwater cave on Earth

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    Researchers just found the world's largest underwater cave. Inside, they found ancient artifacts and the bones of extinct creatures. Diving off the coast of Tulum, Mexico, scientists found a 347-kilometer passage linking what were previously thought to be

  • 03:02 Popular Life-Size T-Rex Dinosaur made of Balloons - COOLEST THING I'VE EVER MADE EP9

    Life-Size T-Rex Dinosaur made of Balloons - COOLEST THING I'VE EVER MADE EP9

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    Balloon animals...nope balloon dinosaurs. 6 time World Champion balloon artist Mark Verge makes cool balloons for a living, but none cooler than this life size T-Rex. It consists of over 700 balloons and over 40 hours to make but only a couple of days to

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  • 09:41 Searching for Beavers! (Part 1) | Maddie Moate

    Searching for Beavers! (Part 1) | Maddie Moate

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    Join Greg and I as we go on a canoe safari in search of Beavers! Beavers were considered extinct in the UK for hundreds of years and it's only recently that they've been re-introduced! Population numbers are still so low, so seeing them in the wild is ext

  • 13:06 Preserving Our Past, Protecting Our Future

    Preserving Our Past, Protecting Our Future

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    In this reel, we meet remarkable individuals doing what they can to keep what they love alive. We travel to Virginia to tour Howard Hankin's incredible collection of giant presidential busts, go underwater with the team trying to keep Blue Tangs from goin

  • 01:41 What We Know About The Legendary Tasmanian Tiger

    What We Know About The Legendary Tasmanian Tiger

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    The Thylacine, aka Tasmanian tiger, was thought to go extinct in 1936. However, a research team at Australia's James Cook University hopes this is not the case. They are installing cameras across areas where supposed sightings have occurred. If captured,

  • 13:18 Top 10 Disney Secrets Illusions & Tricks Explained

    Top 10 Disney Secrets Illusions & Tricks Explained

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    Top 10 Disney! The Disney theme parks know how to trick your mind. Disney dark rides use a lot of traditional magic tricks and optical illusions to create the various special effects. Today we're gonna look at the best illusions and tricks like the Pepper

  • 04:19 Bringing a fossil to life: Reverse engineering locomotion

    Bringing a fossil to life: Reverse engineering locomotion

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    You can tell a lot about an animal from the way it moves, which is why scientists have been recreating the movements of an extinct crocodile-like creature called Orobates pabsti. Orobates lived well before the time of the dinosaurs and is what’s cal

  • 04:09 Wolves 101 | Nat Geo Wild

    Wolves 101 | Nat Geo Wild

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    With their piercing looks and spine-tingling howls, wolves inspire both adoration and controversy around the world. Find out how many wolf species exist, the characteristics that make each wolf's howl unique, and how the wolf population in the continental

  • 03:40 Why Elon Musk says we're living in a simulation

    Why Elon Musk says we're living in a simulation

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    You may like playing The Sims, but Elon Musk says you are the Sim. Check out the full cartoon by Alvin Chang: http://www.vox.com/technology/2016/6/23/12007694/elon-musk-simulation-cartoon Elon Musk thinks we are living in a simulated reality. Nick Bostrom

  • 14:30 The Rarest Ducklings on earth

    The Rarest Ducklings on earth

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    The hatching of the rarest ducklings on earth. Hi everyone we’re back with a wonderful story about three ducklings of a species that has almost gone extinct. Ever since I was a little boy, ducklings have been my first love. So I was thrilled when I

  • 12:01 4 Bakers Keeping Sweet Traditions Alive

    4 Bakers Keeping Sweet Traditions Alive

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    Compiling this reel was a piece of cake. Thats because its all about classic desserts. From Polands deep-fried dough delight known as pczki to creamy egg custard tarts considered a national treasure in Portugal, these treats are lovingly made from recipes

  • 11:35 Rancher POV removing a horses horseshoe, giving a pedicure, and putting a new horseshoe on

    Rancher POV removing a horses horseshoe, giving a pedicure, and putting a new horseshoe on

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    First shoe of the day on a bright but frosty morning. This is Ruby. Here I'm cold shoeing where no heat is involved. Please see my other videos for hot shoeing. Filmed with my GoPro mouth mount, hence the heavy breathing! Here is a link to the how I made

  • 01:28 White-tailed eagle flies over Paris from top of Eiffel Tower

    White-tailed eagle flies over Paris from top of Eiffel Tower

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    On September 28th 2014, for the first time ever, a white-tailed eagle flew over the streets of Paris, soaring from the very top of the Eiffel Tower to the Trocadero Gardens. The white-tailed eagle has been extinct in France for over 50 years, and so to ce

  • 11:49 10 Animals That Exist In 1 Specimen Only

    10 Animals That Exist In 1 Specimen Only

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    10 Animals That Exist In 1 Specimen OnlyIf you're new, Subscribe! http://goo.gl/djmfuXTop 5 Best is the #1 place for all your heart warming stories about amazing people that will inspire you everyday. Make sure to subscribe and never miss a single video!#

  • 01:33 At Least Five New Giant Salamander Species Identified | Nat Geo Wild

    At Least Five New Giant Salamander Species Identified | Nat Geo Wild

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    Researchers have found that there is not one, but at least five species of Chinese giant salamander, and possibly up to eight. ➡ Subscribe: http://bit.ly/NatGeoWILDSubscribe About Nat Geo Wild: Welcome to a place so wild, anything can happen. Nat Geo Wild

  • 02:10 Are dinosaurs still alive today?

    Are dinosaurs still alive today?

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    All dinosaurs went extinct during the Cretaceous era, right? Wrong! Paleontologist Aki Watanabe explains how birds are evolved from dinosaurs, and how T. rex had more in common with a turkey than a turtle. If you want to know if life exists elsewhere in t

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  • 11:44 Evolution: It's a Thing - Crash Course Biology #20

    Evolution: It's a Thing - Crash Course Biology #20

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    Hank gets real with us in a discussion of evolution - it's a thing, not a debate. Gene distribution changes over time, across successive generations, to give rise to diversity at every level of biological organization. Crash Course Biology is now availabl

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  • 02:34 What antlers can teach us about cancer and regrowing limbs

    What antlers can teach us about cancer and regrowing limbs

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    Antlers are some of the fastest-growing bone in the animal kingdom: Deer, moose, elk, and reindeer sprout up to half a meter of new bone growth in a month prior to the mating season. Now, researchers studying their genomes have discovered how. Genes that

  • 11:09 Venture Into the Forest with These Four Stories

    Venture Into the Forest with These Four Stories

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    Craving some time outdoors? This reel is for you. First up, we meet a man who lives off the land in Fiordland, New Zealand, one of the most remote locations in the world. The biggest surprisehe isnt the least bit anti-social. Next, we spend time with a so

  • 02:26 What Makes A Dinosaur?

    What Makes A Dinosaur?

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    Thanks to 23andMe for sponsoring this video! http://www.23andme.com/minuteearth Due to a revolution in our understanding of the tree of life, birds are dinosaurs, while dimetrodons are not. Thanks also to our supporters on https://www.patreon.com/MinuteEa

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  • 05:58 First-ever deep-sea alligator food fall

    First-ever deep-sea alligator food fall

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    Alligators were dropped to the bottom of the Gulf of Mexico in February 2019 for the first-ever experiment on what eats reptiles in the world’s deep oceans. This research will help us learn more about: 1. deep-sea food webs 2. ancient food webs (bec

  • 03:09 Did an asteroid kill the dinosaurs?

    Did an asteroid kill the dinosaurs?

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    Around 66 million years ago, all non-avian dinosaurs went extinct. Was the culprit a 6-mile wide asteroid that collided with Earth? Or did other factors contribute to the dinosaurs’ die-off? Paleontologist Aki Watanabe looks at other theories for wh

  • 02:57 How do we know an asteroid hit Earth 66 million years ago?

    How do we know an asteroid hit Earth 66 million years ago?

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    One theory for why the dinosaurs went extinct is that an asteroid hit Earth at the end of the Cretaceous period. But since no one was alive to see it, how can we know that it really happened? Astrophysicist Jackie Faherty reveals how clues found in sedime

  • 13:44 Earth Science: Crash Course History of Science #20

    Earth Science: Crash Course History of Science #20

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    It's Earth Science time!!!! In this field, natural philosophers were asking questions like, whats up with fossils? Are they the remains of extinct organisms? Or are they so-called sports of naturerocks that just happen to look like living things but dont

  • 06:11 How Did Dinosaurs Get So Huge?

    How Did Dinosaurs Get So Huge?

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    Part of why we’re so fascinated with extinct dinosaurs it’s just hard for us to believe that animals that huge actually existed. And yet, they existed! From the Jurassic to the Cretaceous Periods, creatures as tall as a five-story building were shaking th

  • 06:41 Untangling the Devil's Corkscrew

    Untangling the Devil's Corkscrew

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    In the late 1800s, paleontologists in Nebraska found huge coils of hardened sand stuck deep in the earth. Local ranchers called them Devil's Corkscrews and scientists called them Daemonelix. It was clear these corkscrews were created by some form of life,

  • 04:39 What Happened to the Dinosaurs?

    What Happened to the Dinosaurs?

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    Jessi and Squeaks love science mysteries, and today they've teamed up with their friend, Dino, to try and solve one of the biggest mysteries of all: what happened to the dinosaurs? Photo Credit: Plaza Grande, Mérida, Mexico by Niek van Son ---------- Love

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  • 05:22 The Chicago Peregrine Program

    The Chicago Peregrine Program

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    By the 1960s the peregrine falcon (Falco peregrinus) was extinct in many states - including Illinois - because of the negative effects of the pesticide DDT. But, thanks to dedicated reintroduction and monitoring efforts over the last 30 years in part from

  • 07:22 Restoring Habitats With Magic Beans

    Restoring Habitats With Magic Beans

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    145-year-old beans from the Field's botanical collections are being used today to help restore a local native plant habitat. How does that work? We talked with Robb Telfer - a poet, and a passionate 'plant nerd' - about how he became involved in working t

  • 03:10 The Extinction Happening Inside You

    The Extinction Happening Inside You

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    Thanks to the University of Minnesota for sponsoring this video! http://twin-cities.umn.edu/Our modern lifestyle and diet are leading to the extinction of parts of our microbiome, but we can use what we've learned from dealing with nearly-extinct macrobio

  • 10:24 The Plants&The Bees: Plant Reproduction - CrashCourse Biology #38

    The Plants&The Bees: Plant Reproduction - CrashCourse Biology #38

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    Hank gets into the dirty details about vascular plant reproduction: they use the basic alternation of generations developed by nonvascular plants 470 million years ago, but they've tricked it out so that it works a whole lot differently compared to the wa

  • 03:20 Why peregrine falcons are the fastest animals on earth

    Why peregrine falcons are the fastest animals on earth

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    Cheetahs are fast, but not faster than a diving peregrine falcon. Subscribe to our channel! http://goo.gl/0bsAjO This video features a clip courtesy of Human Planet, a BBC, Discovery Channel and France Television Co-Production. Check out BBC Earth Unplugg

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  • 10:05 12 Small Animals You Shouldn't Touch

    12 Small Animals You Shouldn't Touch

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    Dinosaurs Among Us Now Open

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    How Many Species Are There?

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  • 04:37 Banding Baby Dinosaurs

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  • 06:02 Rewinding 65 Million Years - Christmas Lectures with Simon Conway Morris

    Rewinding 65 Million Years - Christmas Lectures with Simon Conway Morris

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    The Amazing Rituals of the Welsh Shepherd Dogs | BBC Earth

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    Reptiles of Britain | BBC Earth

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  • 11:01 Why This Train Is The Envy Of The World: The Shinkansen Story

    Why This Train Is The Envy Of The World: The Shinkansen Story

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  • 07:32 Why Are We The Only Humans Left?

    Why Are We The Only Humans Left?

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    Can you solve the honeybee riddle? - Dan Finkel

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  • 07:25 What Happened to the World's Greatest Ape?

    What Happened to the World's Greatest Ape?

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  • 08:11 Human Extinction

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    It's a Bird! It's a Plane! It's a DINOSAUR!

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  • 04:22 Popular What Did Sharks Look Like 450 Million Years Ago?

    What Did Sharks Look Like 450 Million Years Ago?

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  • 18:06 How Disney's Tower of Terror Works

    How Disney's Tower of Terror Works

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    Go to https://NordVPN.com/ArtofEngineering to get 75% off a 3-year plan and use code ArtofEngineering to get an extra month for free! A look at the engineering behind Disney’s iconic Tower of Terror attraction. Support Art of Engineering on Patreon:

  • 11:16 The Mystery Behind the Biggest Bears of All Time

    The Mystery Behind the Biggest Bears of All Time

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  • 04:55 5 Giant Ice Age Animals | Natural History for Kids

    5 Giant Ice Age Animals | Natural History for Kids

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    12,000 years ago, the earth was very different, and so were some of the animals living on it! Here are 5 giants creatures you might have seen back then. ---------- Love SciShow Kids and want to help support it? Become a patron on Patreon: https://www.patr

  • 03:23 If An Asteroid Didn’t Kill All The Dinosaurs, What Did?

    If An Asteroid Didn’t Kill All The Dinosaurs, What Did?

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    Dinosaurs had a far longer, more painful death than originally thought. Researchers found the asteroid hit was just the tip of the iceberg. There's A Dinosaur That Survived Mass Extinction! ►►►► http://bit.ly/1Ty8XsV Sign Up For The TestTube Newsletter He

  • 05:48 History's Most Powerful Plants

    History's Most Powerful Plants

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    Fossil fuels are made from the remains of extinct organisms that have been exposed to millions of years of heat and pressure. But in the case of coal, these organisms consisted largely of some downright bizarre plants that once covered the Earth, from Col

  • 03:38 Popular What Would REALLY Happen If You Cloned Yourself?

    What Would REALLY Happen If You Cloned Yourself?

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  • 03:14 This Nuclear Robot Could Tunnel for Alien Life on Europa

    This Nuclear Robot Could Tunnel for Alien Life on Europa

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    This nuclear-powered tunneling robot could one day find life on Europa. Here’s how it works. Thumbnail image courtesy Alexander Pawlusik, LERCIP Internship Program, NASA Glenn Research Center. NASA’s Crazy Plan to Send a Space Submarine to Titan - https:/

  • 10:46 The goose that conquered America

    The goose that conquered America

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    The Canada goose is a nuisance. But you might not realize how it got that way.Start listening with a 30-day Audible trial and your first audiobook plus two Audible Originals are free. Visit https://audible.com/vox or text VOX to 500-500Become a Video Lab

  • 02:34 The Worldwide Phenomenon That's Shrinking Animals

    The Worldwide Phenomenon That's Shrinking Animals

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  • 04:35 Are We Running Out of Helium?

    Are We Running Out of Helium?

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    Did you realize that just like certain animals here on Earth, there are endangered elements too? For example, we’re constantly losing helium, a gas that defies gravity and escapes our atmosphere into space. This incredible element is in high demand all ov

  • 08:18 A Brief History Of Life: Rise Of The Humans

    A Brief History Of Life: Rise Of The Humans

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    With the non-avian dinosaurs extinct, it was time for mammals to take over. Finally, in the tiniest sliver of the history of life, humans emerge. A Brief History of Life Part 1: https://youtu.be/7HiFxKK2yjU Part 2: https://youtu.be/kBUNR10wvhw Part 3: htt

  • 07:25 New The Biggest Frog that Ever Lived

    The Biggest Frog that Ever Lived

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    Untangling the origins of Beelzebufo -- the giant frog that lived alongside the dinosaurs -- turns out to be one of the most bedeviling problems in the history of amphibians.Thank you to these paleoartists for allowing us to use their wonderful illustrati

  • 12:20 An Illustrated History of Dinosaurs

    An Illustrated History of Dinosaurs

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    Our image of dinosaurs has been constantly changing since naturalists started studying them about 350 years ago. Taken together, these pictures can tell us a whole lot about just how much we have learned. Let's explore the history of dinosaur science as s

  • 10:54 The Last Time the Globe Warmed

    The Last Time the Globe Warmed

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    Try CuriosityStream today: http://curiositystream.com/eons Imagine an enormous, lush rainforest teeming with life...in the Arctic. Well there was a time -- and not too long ago -- when the world warmed more than any human has ever seen. (So far) Produced

  • 05:00 What Really Killed the Dinosaurs?

    What Really Killed the Dinosaurs?

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    One of science's biggest mysteries what caused the dinosaurs to go extinct may have finally been put to rest. Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker Watch more Elements! http://bit.ly/ElementsPlaylist Visit our shop at http://shop.seeker.comTh

  • 05:03 Every Animal In Your DNA

    Every Animal In Your DNA

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    Signup for your FREE trial to The Great Courses Plus here: http://ow.ly/crsQ30beNOZYou are the living ancestor of an unbroken chain of lives stretching from you, through your mother and your grandmother all the way back through the complete history of lif

  • 05:04 Space Volcanoes - Shelf Life 360

    Space Volcanoes - Shelf Life 360

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    Here on Earth, volcanic eruptions are dramatic manifestations of our dynamic planet. Elsewhere in our solar system, awe-inspiring extraterrestrial volcanoes—both active and extinct—provide clues to planetary formation and hints of how life may

  • 07:39 Can You Solve The Alien Extinction Riddle? Hard Job Interview Question

    Can You Solve The Alien Extinction Riddle? Hard Job Interview Question

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    A single alien lands on Earth. Every day after that, each alien on Earth undergoes a transformation, which could be any of the four equally likely events: (a) the alien dies, (b) the alien does nothing, (c) the alien replicates itself (2 aliens total), (d

  • 10:24 What the Earth Went Through Before Humans Appeared

    What the Earth Went Through Before Humans Appeared

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    What did the Earth look like 4.6 billion years ago? Nope, it wasn't the fancy blue and green ball youre used to. It was more like a giant rock covered in molten lava and constantly bombarded by comets and asteroids. There was no sign of life here yet noth

  • 11:11 How Close Are We to a Complete Tree of Life?

    How Close Are We to a Complete Tree of Life?

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  • 03:13 What Makes Owls So Quiet and So Deadly? | Deep Look

    What Makes Owls So Quiet and So Deadly? | Deep Look

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  • 13:01 From the Fall of Dinos to the Rise of Humans

    From the Fall of Dinos to the Rise of Humans

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  • 04:19 Did The Brontosaurus Exist?

    Did The Brontosaurus Exist?

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  • 08:30 The Past We Can Never Return To  The Anthropocene Reviewed

    The Past We Can Never Return To The Anthropocene Reviewed

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  • 07:58 How the Chalicothere Split In Two

    How the Chalicothere Split In Two

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  • 02:14 Popular Why Pets Have Surprisingly Small Brains

    Why Pets Have Surprisingly Small Brains

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  • 04:14 Peregrine Falcons are Feathered Fighter Jets, Basically | Deep Look

    Peregrine Falcons are Feathered Fighter Jets, Basically | Deep Look

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  • 05:30 Watch These Peregrine Falcons Become Fierce Parents | Deep Look

    Watch These Peregrine Falcons Become Fierce Parents | Deep Look

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