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Woman whispers for help in a chilling 911 call
3 years ago

A woman pleaded for help to an Ohio police dispatcher while her alleged abductor slept just feet away. CNN's George Howell reports.

Dennis Skinner kicked out of Commons for calling David Cameron "dodgy Dave" - BBC News
3 years ago

Labour MP Dennis Skinner has been suspended from Parliament for the day for calling the Prime Minister "dodgy Dave". He was speaking in the Commons after ...

It's not you. Claw machines are rigged.
4 years ago

If you have played a claw machine you probably haven't won many prizes and maybe even thought they are rigged. Find out what really happened to your ...

Woman Whose Mother Passed As White Introduces Her Mixed-Race Family Members | Megyn Kelly TODAY
1 year ago

As Megyn Kelly continues her discussion with Gail Lukasik, who uncovered that her mother hid her mixed-race heritage, Lukasik introduces a half-uncle and ...

The 1995 Hubble photo that changed astronomy
2 years ago

The Hubble Deep Field, explained by the man who made it happen. Subscribe to our channel! Click here to download the Hubble Deep ...

Photo of police officer consoling teen goes viral
3 years ago

A photo taken of Charlotte police officer Tim Purdy consoling a teen goes viral.

Asian flush, explained
4 years ago

It's not because they're drunker than you are. Subscribe to our channel! Asian flush, also widely known as Asian glow, is when Chinese, ...

How the NFL's magic yellow line works
3 years ago

The clever engineering behind the virtual yellow first-down line you seen on TV for NFL games. Subscribe to our channel! Since the late ...

Why a cat always lands on its feet
3 days ago

In 1894, a French scientist used a camera to solve a physics problem. Join the Video Lab! Étienne-Jules Marey was a French scientist and ...

The bizarre physics of fire ants
2 years ago

They're not just an animal, they're a material. And that's got engineers interested. // Subscribe to our channel! For more information about the ...

Why ships used this camouflage in World War I
1 year ago

Dazzle camouflage was fantastically weird. It was also surprisingly smart. WWII saw another kind of strange history unfold: a meme (yes, really). Watch our video ...

'The Middle': Watch How a Pop Hit Is Made | NYT - Diary of a Song
11 months ago

Using voice memos, demos, texts and interviews, we reconstruct the wild ride of how Zedd, Maren Morris and a 23-year-old songwriter turned a few chords into ...

Mercury retrograde, explained WITHOUT astrology
3 years ago

The science buried under the pseudoscience. Subscribe to our channel! Sources: Mars photography by Tunç Tezel: ...

On the Road: Ohio boy pays it forward with found fortune
5 years ago

As part of our continuing series "On the Road," Steve Hartman meets an 8-year-old boy who found $20 in a parking lot and was thinking of spending it on a new ...

Airplane black boxes, explained
3 years ago

Sometimes flight recorders are the only way the victims' families will know what happened to the plane. Subscribe to our channel! ...

Ed Sheeran's 'Shape of You': Making 2017’s Biggest Track | NYT - Diary of a Song
1 year ago

How Ed Sheeran, Johnny McDaid and Steve Mac made the most-streamed track of 2017. Read more: More from The New York Times ...

Why no aquarium has a great white shark
3 years ago

Many have tried to keep a white shark in captivity. Here's why that's so difficult. There are several aquariums around the world, including one in Georgia, that ...

The royal weddings that shaped European history
10 months ago

To Queen Victoria, marriages were about strategic alliances. Correction: At 5:38, the map of post-war Germany is missing eastern Prussia. The borders of ...

What Happens When The Queen Dies | Vanity Fair
7 months ago

After nearly 66 years on the throne, Queen Elizabeth II is the longest reigning monarch in British history and has been a constant and calming force amidst the ...

Bernie Sanders' accent, explained
3 years ago

Bernie Sanders' accent, explained Subscribe to our channel! This year two major presidential candidates — Bernie Sanders and Donald ...

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