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Mountain – Trailer – SFF 17

Mountain – Trailer – SFF 17

– How long have we got? – Two minutes, two minutes. – To those who are enthralled by mountains, their wonder is beyond all dispute. To those who are not, their allure is kind of madness. What is this strange force that draws us upwards, this siren song of the summit? Mountains are so much …

How Do Glaciers Move?

How Do Glaciers Move?

Here’s something we all take for granted: Liquid things flow like liquids, and solid things flow like, well… solid things don’t flow, right? Not so fast. Glaciers are cool, and not just cuz they’re made of ice. I’m here at Mendenhall Glacier, one of about 40 glaciers in the famed Juneau Icefield. Glaciers are cool, …

Roly Polies Came From the Sea to Conquer the Earth | Deep Look

Roly Polies Came From the Sea to Conquer the Earth | Deep Look

Pill bugs…… roly polies….. potato bugs… whatever you want to call them, somehow there’s something less creepy about these guys than other insects. More loveable, or something. Maybe it’s because they’re not insects at all. Pill bugs are actually crustaceans. They’re more closely related to shrimp and lobsters than crickets or beetles. Pill bugs even …