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See video Ken Robinson - Changing Education Paradigms

Excellent animation adapted from Sir Ken Robinson's talk at RSA.

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See video Giant Ant Hill Excavated

A giant ant colony is pumped full of concrete, then excavated to reveal the complexity of its inner structure. The structure covers 50 square meters, and goes 8 meters into the earth.

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See video Killer Whales (Orcas) hunt and play with sea lions

Killler Whales hunt and play with sea lions. Surprisingly, one of the orca's sets its last catch free, even bringing it back to shore.

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See video Volkswagen's Transparent Factory in Germany

Watch how cars are assembled in this state-of-the-art 'transparent factory' in Germany, which is part manufacturing facility, part museum and exhibition.

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See video How the Differential Gear works - 1930s video

An excellent engineering video on how the differential gear works in an automobile, allowing each of the driving wheels to rotate at different speeds. This was an important innovation for cars to be able to smoothly turn corners.

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See video Imagining the Tenth Dimension: A New Way of Thinking about Time and Space

Starting with the dimensions we are all familiar with, this video then takes you step by step to the tenth dimension.

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See video Google on Google Chrome: Why a new web-browser?

The Google Chrome development team explain the features of Google Chrome and the reasons for having them.

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See video What is Google Chrome OS? (Chromium OS)

A short and humorously told story of how the Google Chrome browser led to the lightweight operating system Google Chrome OS (Chromium OS). Google OS would essentially turn your computer into a sophisticated web-browser, sacrificing functionality for speed and simplicity.

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See video Did You Know 4.0

Another fantastic visual presentation of intriguing statistics, focusing on the changing media landscape, convergence and technology. The video was made in partnership with The Economist.

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See video Lions vs Hyena

Two male lions kill a hyena, but the task is not easy. This video demonstrates how tough hyenas are.

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See video Laminar Flow

Video showing Laminar Flow and demonstrating fluid flowing in layers. The flow is "smooth" in contrast to turbulent flow which is "chaotic" .

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See video The birth of a baby Orangutan

Orangutans are highly intelligent, shy, solitary apes. An exception is the relationship between mother and offspring - mother orangutans stay with their babies for six or seven years. They are an endangered species, in particular the Sumatran orangutan of which only several thousand remain in the wild.

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