Tagged: water

Rare dumbo octopus footage

The rarely observed, ghostly white cephalopod delights scientists remotely exploring an underwater volcano. Most species of Grimpoteuthis live at depths of at least 3,000 to 4,000 metres with some living up to 7,000 metres...

The 1962 Alcatraz escape attempt

The June 1962 Alcatraz escape attempt was one of two escape attempts from Alcatraz Federal Penitentiary in which neither the escapees, nor their bodies, were found. Late on the night of June 11 or...

Dolphin self masturbates with beheaded fish

The intelligence of dolphins is one of their most outstanding features. Among the thousands of members that the animal kingdom has, dolphins take one of the top places regarding intelligence. The brain is the...

Swimmer dies after shark rips off his penis

Jose Ernestor da Silva was attacked early this month while bathing in waters off the Piedade beach near Recife, on Brazil’s north-east coast. The shark struck just as lifeguards stationed on the beach had...

Enjoy 10 hours of relaxing coral reefs shots

Corals are related to sea anemones, and they all share the same simple structure, the polyp. The polyp is like a tin can open at just one end: the open end has a mouth...

10 hours of relaxing oceanscapes

Be wowed by the brilliant hues of our blue planet and the incredible animals that live there with this 10 hour loop. [Via: BBC Earth]

How to husk a coconut

Chief Kap Te’o-Tafiti of our Samoan Village shows how to husk a coconut with his teeth… [Via: polynesiancultural]

The truth about hangover remedies

Humans have long sought ways to allay a hangover—that litany of symptoms that come after drinking too much alcohol, including dizziness, nausea, fatigue, confusion, headache, dry mouth, and drowsiness. The Roman naturalist, author, and...