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Importance of Survival Skills

A day in the life of a Mongolian queen – Anne F. Broadbridge

As dawn breaks over a moveable city of ten thousand yurts, Queen Boraqchin is in for a rude awakening. A rogue sheep has slipped past her servants and guards and bolted into her yurt, where he springs into bed and bleats in her ear. Although she’s the formidable khatun of the Golden Horde, a huge …



10 UNBELIEVABLE Survival Stories!

10 UNBELIEVABLE Survival Stories!

– And I used to think that surviving Canadian winters made you tough, but that’s nothing compared to these stories. So, throughout history, there have been countless tales of human perseverance against all odds. I mean, let’s be honest, that’s what half of Hollywood movies are about. But today we’re not talking about fiction, no, …



Can You Survive In A Black Hole?!  DEBUNKED

Can You Survive In A Black Hole?! DEBUNKED

Except for an extremely small number of lucky astronauts or the billionaire customers of Elon Musk, most of us won’t get the chance to escape Earth. But even though we’re stuck down here, everyone knows there are certain things you want to avoid up there. Don’t get blown out of an airlock, never vomit inside …


Evolution: It’s a Thing – Crash Course Biology #20

Evolution: It’s a Thing – Crash Course Biology #20

Congratulations! This is our last episode of our section on Evolution and Genetics, which puts us at the halfway mark of CrashCourse Biology. So far we’ve learned about DNA, genetics, natural selection, how cells multiply, populations, speciation, replication, respiration, and photosynthesitation. I’m so proud of you. But I couldn’t let this section end without discussing …


How Humans Stopped Evolution Forever

How Humans Stopped Evolution Forever

Hey Thoughty2 here. In 1978 paleoanthropologist Andrew Hill was throwing shit at his colleague when he discovered one of the most important pieces of evidence to ever support the theory of evolution. Hill and his colleague were avoiding doing work by throwing elephant dung at each other at an archeological site in Tanzania. Hill dove …


Problems Only Campers Understand

Problems Only Campers Understand

Problems Only Campers Understand Planning – Are there any campgrounds available here? – Campgrounds actually full. Full of people who know how to plan in advance. Necessary Trespassing – This doesn’t feel legal. – [man in baseball hat] We’re going camping dammit. Getting Too Close To Nature – [man in red plaid shirt] I don’t …


How NYC plans to survive the next superstorm

How NYC plans to survive the next superstorm

– [Voiceover] Water is flooding into New York City. – [Voiceover] Looks like LaGuardia is just sinking into the ocean there. – You gotta take a look at this. All the winds have picked up and this is what happens, debris-like pieces of the boardwalk have come for three blocks. – Sandy is coming. The …


Orphan Chimp Learns the Skills He Needs to Survive

Orphan Chimp Learns the Skills He Needs to Survive

NARRATOR: Ngamba island, which lies off the coast of Uganda’s Lake Victoria, is a 100-acre haven for a few lucky survivors– a place for orphaned and rescued chimps to live alongside their own kind. [CHIMPS SCREECHING] The intensely social nature of these great apes has long been recognized by the world’s leading experts. Established 20 …

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