Posts Tagged ‘Austria’

Thrill Ride: Open Air Coaster Ride Down Ski Slopes With No Brakes

Friday, March 9th, 2012

This is crazy. Some dude straps a camera to his head and rides an open-air, single-pipe coaster down an Alpine ski slope in Austria. Look ma, no brakes! Found at YouTube from davidjellis.

Why We Fight: The Nazis Strike

Saturday, May 21st, 2011

This film shows Hitler’s rise to power. Preparations for war are shown along with Germany’s bloodless conquest of Austria and Czechoslovakia. When the blitzkrieg rolls into Poland, the curtains rises on World War II in Europe. Found at YouTube from PoathJunction.

Super Smart Dog Knows More Than 340 Words

Saturday, January 23rd, 2010

A seven-year-old dog in Austria called Betsy has amazed scientists by being able to recognize more than 340 words. Most dogs can recognize about 15 commands. Found at BBC.

Gorgeous Video: A Watery Meadow

Thursday, October 8th, 2009

What would a spring meadow look like if it was flooded? Found at Vimeo from Alex.Be.