Monday, October 17, 2016

Yellow Crazy Ants' threaten Christmas Island Crabs

Christmas Island is one of natures most impressive feats, an island full of natural wonders: from the unique annual red crab migration to rare and unusual birds and glorious deserted beaches where the only footprints in the sand are those made by nesting turtles.
The Island is home to millions of bright red crabs but they are being threatened with extinction by an aggressive species of acid-squirting ant.
Yellow crazy ants have now halved the island's population of red crabs from 120 million to around 60 million since research began 15 years ago.
Scientists have discovered that the ants kill the crabs by spraying them with formic acid. It makes the crabs blind, they start frothing at the mouth, and they die in as little as two hours. The ants then eat their insides out. They now cover the whole island.

Sunday, October 16, 2016

The most incredible trees in the world

There are plenty of reasons to love trees: they help produce the oxygen we breathe, they provide shelter from the sun on a hot day; they’re the perfect home for many different kinds of animal. Here’s one more reason: some of them look downright amazing.
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Here’s why you should visit Dubai at least once

There are more than seventy shopping malls in Dubai, as well as countless numbers of more traditional retail outlets. A lot of traders still negotiate on prices for items, so it is not always a good idea to pay the first price suggested. Shoppers and sightseers alike should not miss visiting the Ibn Battuta Mall. Named after a legendary traveller, the mall is separated in to geographically themed wings. As well as retail outlets, it also contains a wide variety of entertainment facilities and food and drink establishments. History and culture in Dubai: Although much of Dubai is of ultra-modern construction and design, the emirate still retains a wealth of sites with Old World appeal. There is no better place to start your historic exploration of Dubai than at the Dubai Museum, a former fort, constructed in the eighteenth century. The museum contains artefacts relating to traditional Arabian life down through the centuries, from weapons to musical instruments. Sheikh Saeed al Maktoum House was the palace of a former ruler of the area and is now a museum, affording full insight in to the privileged lifestyle of the period.

6 places you should see before they disappear from the face of earth

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Wonderful Indonesia, One destination many Experiences

Together with several media groups from Namibia and South Africa, Diplomat TV took part of the media trip "Wonderful Indonesia" and explore the beauty of Java, Bali and the Komodo Islands.

Saturday, October 15, 2016

Watch Diver Escape From Great White Shark That Managed To Enter His Cage

A diver had the scare of his life when a great white shark managed to enter his cage off the coast of Mexico. While a boat packed with American tourists looked on, the diver lured the shark with bait. Shortly after, total panic ensued. The shark managed to break through the cage and started thrashing about, while the diver was also inside. Blood is visible in the footage. The boat crew lifted the top of the cage and the shark was able to free itself.

How an Arctic Squirrel Survives Winter

Out in the tundra the Arctic ground squirrel is awakening from his eight month hibernation, the longest deepest hibernation of any animal on on Earth and pretty soon the females will awake too. Taken from Wild Alaska.

Planet Earth II: Official Extended Trailer - BBC Earth

10 years ago Planet Earth changed our view of the world. Now we take you closer than ever before. This is life in all its wonder. This is Planet Earth II.

A decade ago, the landmark television series Planet Earth redefined natural history filmmaking, giving us the ultimate portrait of life on Earth. Planet Earth II, narrated by Sir David Attenborough, will reveal our planet from a completely new perspective, using significant advances in both filming technology and our understanding of the natural world.


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