So … Sometimes Fireflies Eat Other Fireflies | Deep Look

So … Sometimes Fireflies Eat Other Fireflies | Deep Look

If you think there’s something romantic about fireflies glowing on a warm summer night… You’d be right. But what you don’t see, is the dark side of this luminous display. Firefly flashes are a secret code, a language of light. The light comes from a masterful bit of chemistry. A bioluminescent reaction that generates light

The Brutal Tattoo Ritual Built on Pain

The Brutal Tattoo Ritual Built on Pain

Yeah, it’s always the question why, but… I feel more complete every time I have a session, you know. Everybody wants to look like how you see yourself, you know. For the Brutal Black project, the most important [thing] is the experience. It’s like a kind of rite of passage thing, like a ritual. They

Gangs on the Dark Web: Credit Card Scammers

Gangs on the Dark Web: Credit Card Scammers

every day out here is about money like want to come home for not even $1000 I read two weeks then you gotta pay tax like a thousand dollars in front of you guys today right now yeah how we do this we got to with the chippies on here two four five seven eight

How to Sell Drugs

How to Sell Drugs

RYAN: How are you? RYAN: [INAUDIBLE] MAN: Yeah. RYAN: So we first met Nims a few months ago. And after earning his trust for a little while, he agreed to let us hang out with him. But for really obvious reasons, a lot of the names and places that you see in this piece are

Inside NASA’s Challenge to 3D Print Future Habitats on Mars

Inside NASA’s Challenge to 3D Print Future Habitats on Mars

Right now, you’re looking at renderings of human settlements on Mars. These designs were part of NASA’s 3D Printed Habitat Challenge, a 4-year long competition aimed at engineering homes for another planet. The brightest architects and engineers from across the globe put their skills to the test, culminating this year in a nail-biting finale. Two

Google versus China – VPRO documentary – 2011

Google versus China – VPRO documentary – 2011

To date, Google, the champion of Silicon Valley… …has been market leader in the search engine sector. In the early 21st century, its turnover grew on average by 60 percent a year. It was high time to expand. So Google set its sights on the Chinese market. From another perspective, is our country ready for

How Close Are We to Zero-Emissions Electricity?

How Close Are We to Zero-Emissions Electricity?

We’ve all heard the statements and stats about the ominous timeline our planet is on. To avoid the worst effects of climate change––from natural disasters to mass extinction––we know that we need to reduce our greenhouse gas emissions. And fast. And when we stop literally lighting things on fire to power our world, we can

How Close Are We to Fusion Energy?

How Close Are We to Fusion Energy?

Coal is dirty. Nuclear is scary. Solar and wind aren’t always reliable. Hydrothermal and hydroelectric aren’t widely accessible. And we’ll eventually deplete our oil reserves. Okay, yes, this is all a bit of hyperbole, but the bottom line is that we don’t have a perfect source of energy. But, there might be hope. Around the

Gordon Ramsay Hunts for Native Foods of New Zealand | Gordon Ramsay: Uncharted

Gordon Ramsay Hunts for Native Foods of New Zealand | Gordon Ramsay: Uncharted

Monique, finally. Morning. Good to see you. [laughs] How are you? Good to see you, love. You good? I’m great. What an amazing place. Welcome to New Zealand. [music playing] GORDON RAMSAY (VOICEOVER): Monique Fiso is one of New Zealand’s top chefs, trained in Michelin star restaurants but passionate about her Maori heritage. She’s on

Uganda’s New Forests

Uganda’s New Forests

5,000 chimpanzees still live in Uganda. But danger surrounds them. A growing demand for charcoal and firewood is shrinking their habitat every day. In the last years, chimps have even begun to leave the forests in search of food, creating deadly conflicts with farmers. But there is a different side to this story. In Uganda,