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The Amazing Life and Strange Death of Captain Cook: Crash Course World History #27

The Amazing Life and Strange Death of Captain Cook: Crash Course World History #27

Hi, I’m John Green, this is Crash Course World History and today we’re going to talk about the life and astonishing death of Captain James Hook. Who’s death by a crocodile ch- what? James Cook? There’s no crocodiles? HGGG! Stupid history, always disappointing me. Well, Captain Cook is pretty interesting too and his death is …

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Wildlife Park Celebrates First Wolf Cubs Birth In 47 Years: ZooBorns

Wildlife Park Celebrates First Wolf Cubs Birth In 47 Years: ZooBorns

COMM: Cotswold Wildlife Park is celebrating the birth of a litter of five Eurasian wolf cubs. COMM: The first to be born at the park in its 47-year history. The parents are two-year-old Ash and three-year-old Ember who are both recent arrivals at the park themselves. They were brought over from Sweden in October 2016 …

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The Kind Fisherman saved a Bald eagle from clutches of octopus

The Kind Fisherman saved a Bald eagle from clutches of octopus

Fish farm workers in Canada intervened when they came across a bald eagle locked in a battle for survival with an octopus. Video of the incident, taken by staff members at a salmon farm on Vancouver Island, shows the bird floating on the surface of the water, its wings spread, with the tentacles of what …

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Fieldsports Britain – Rabbit shooting pellets and how to forage for food

Fieldsports Britain – Rabbit shooting pellets and how to forage for food

[Music] Welcome to Fieldsports Britain. Coming up when game chef Mark Gilchrist wants a fillet, he has to kill it. He is out deer stalking in Essex. We are going all vegetarian on you this week. Jonny Crockett from survival school is foraging up and down the hedgerows looking for plants you can eat. First …

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Why Did The King Of England Execute His Wives?

Why Did The King Of England Execute His Wives?

An infamous mnemonic device to remember the fate of all six of King Henry VIII’s wives goes as follows: “divorced, beheaded, died; divorced, beheaded, survived.” Needless to say, King Henry has a less than favorable reputation when it comes to the subject of his personal life. Though we often look back and think of him …

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Swindon Magic Roundabout – A Survival Story

Swindon Magic Roundabout – A Survival Story

Zwei Finnen versuchen, einen großen Kreisverkehr, das aus fünf Mini-Kreisverkehre besteht aufklären. Also… Richtung 4259. – Ich weiß nicht wie man dorthin fährt… Oh Mist! – Eh… Oje! – Vier zwo was? – Vier zwo fünf neun. – Ich versteh’s nicht! – Ich kann es nirgendwo sehen. – Tja, wir sollten wohl einfach irgendwohin fahren.. …