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Selfoss and Hekla (Traveline Iceland)

Selfoss and Hekla (Traveline Iceland)

– Hello – Hello! – I’m Nataly Maiboroda, I booked a room in advance, in your place – That’s right… – Long long time ago, because I know that it’s very hard to book anything in Iceland just in one week before. – It can be very difficult, yes. To start, welcome to Selfoss, to …

Our Year – Back in Touch with WW2 History

Our Year – Back in Touch with WW2 History

(Dramatic music) We are back! I want to invite you all on this adventure. This time we are in the Ardennes Forest, we just arrived in Germany, Eastern part of Germany, and we’re going to visit an old military base. Hey man Good to see you. (Dramatic music) You’re watching Metal Detecting WW2 Battlegrounds. (Dramatic …

Christmas Tree Farm 🎄 | Nature Boom Time

Christmas Tree Farm 🎄 | Nature Boom Time

[TICKING].CHARLIE: HEY, YOU ALWAYS GOTTA BE IN THE BACKGROUND.[INAUDIBLE CHATTER][MUMBLING AND STUTTERING]KIRBY: WHERE ARE WE? CHARLIE: WHAT’S UP GUYS? I’M CHARLIE, KIRBYS ON CAMERA AND PATRICK’S OVER THERE. TODAY WE’RE IN CORVALLIS, OREGON AT HOLIDAY TREE FARMS CHECKING OUT SOME CHRISTMAS TREES.[ALARM BELL].[FIREWORKS].CHARLIE: ALRIGHT, SO WHILE TRAVELING UP THE WEST COAST LAST SUMMER WE PLANNED …

The surprising history of wildfires and the West

The surprising history of wildfires and the West

This forest is about to go up in flames. Don’t worry; it’s intentional. We’re here in Roslyn, Washington, at a prescribed burn, and it’s actually supposed to make the forest more resistant to fires. Because these woods have been really unhealthy. Think of a prescribed burn as a vaccination against really, really bad fires. And …

History’s Most Powerful Plants

History’s Most Powerful Plants

Chances are, if you’ve turned on a lightbulb or a computer, you’ve harnessed the power of some very ancient, and very strange … trees. The vast majority of the electricity produced in human history has come from coal. And like all fossil fuels, coal is made from the remains of extinct organisms that have been …

The Earth’s Internet: How Fungi Help Plants Communicate

The Earth’s Internet: How Fungi Help Plants Communicate

The internet connects more than half of the world’s population through an invisible web of servers, computers, and devices. It has changed our lives in countless ways by allowing otherwise separated people to interact and by providing access to vast amounts of information. But humans aren’t the only organisms on the planet with an invisible …