Category Archives: A Picture Is Worth A Thousand Words

Cicadas, Brood XIX, northern Chatham Co, NC [Videos]

Look Up! The Billion-Bug Highway You Can’t See (video)

Hummingbirds at the feeder

Drunk History – Nikola Tesla (video)

I wonder how much more (and more accurate) detail this guy would get when sober. And how much less most other people would be able to say when sober….

Ant tea-party protest (video)

Hat-tip: Annalee Newitz:

Crazy Brazilian pranksters managed to get a colony of real ants to carry tiny protest signs in a demonstration against the insecticide Baygon. Need I say that I welcome our new insect overlords?

Would a Lava Lamp work on Jupiter? Let’s see….

Neil Fraser was curious about this question, so he built a centrifuge at home and recorded a lava lamp at 3G (which is higher than Jupiter, actually). He explains the details here.

Four things everyone needs to know about sharks (video)

A shark conservation documentary and lesson plan, made by David Shiffman of Southern Fried Science.