What’s Inside An Anthill?

Narrator: At first glance, a fire ant hill – or mound, as it’s properly called – looks impossibly small. And yet a colony of up to 250,000 ants call it home. But here’s the secret: that mound is just the tip of an enormous iceberg. So let’s take a closer look at what’s inside an…

Selling Calves at Auction – From Ranch to Market

Hi I’m Mike and today is the one paycheck of the year that the ranch gets, its sale day on our Wyoming life. As a farmer myself, the day that calves go to auction is bitter sweet. Lots of work goes into the care little guys but I know that when they leave we’ve done…

What’s Inside A Camel Hump?

Did you know that camels used to live in the Arctic tundra? Yes, camels! Walking around on ice and snow. It’s true. In 2013, scientists announced they’d discovered mummified leg bones on Ellesmere Island, which belonged to the ancestors of modern-day one- and two-humped camels. In fact, enduring the frigid tundra is how scientists think…

The 6 Craziest Extinctions Ever

Over 99% of the animal species that have ever lived are now extinct. And sometimes, an event occurs causing changes so drastic that most species are completely wiped out within a short period of time. So here are the 5 most incredible mass extinctions ever to occur, and a look at whether the 6th might…

4ocean Partnerships | Ocean Conservancy

While there are a lot of issues and challenges facing our ocean, ocean plastics is one of the more simple ones. Ocean plastics actually is not an ocean problem – it is a people problem. That means we were the problem. That also means we are the solution and we all have a role to…

See the Cuttlefish’s Incredible Offensive Strategy | Animal Fight Night

[music playing] NARRATOR: A rival makes a move on Romeo’s Juliet. Cuttlefish have just one short season to extend their bloodline. Romeo makes his skin dark and squirts an inky cloud. Ink is made in the ink gland before it’s released into the ink sack. When threatened, a muscular contraction forces it through the funnel.…

Shark Attack Capital of the World | SharkFest

[music playing] The coastline, extending roughly 15 miles around the town, is a shark-attack hot spot. There have been as many as 20 shark attacks in a single year, which is a tremendous number for such a small area. NARRATOR: In fact, since records began, this tiny region has seen a shocking total of more…