Posts Tagged ‘snakes’

Epic Nature: Frog vs. Snake

Wednesday, November 9th, 2011

Survival of the fittest: The epic world of natural selection. Found at YouTube from MScharosch.

Pit Viper Strikes In Slow Mo

Friday, August 19th, 2011

A strike by the deadly Eyelash Pit Viper is caught in slow motion. Found at YouTube from TheDeadlychannel.

Cobra vs. Mongoose

Saturday, February 26th, 2011

How does a mongoose stand up to a cobra? You might be surprised at the outcome. Mongoose (mongeese??) are pretty nasty, turns out. Found at YouTube from NationalGeographic.

Flying Snakes

Wednesday, December 1st, 2010

This video illustrates the gliding behavior of the flying snake, or Chrysopelea, involving the takeoff and aerial phase of the trajectory. Found at Washington Post.

Sushi In Spaaaaaaaaaaaace!

Thursday, March 4th, 2010

In a live interview with Japan’s Fuji TV, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency astronaut and Expedition 22 Flight Engineer Soichi Noguchi demonstrates his love for cooking aboard the International Space Station with the first hand-rolled sushi in space (with salmon). Found at YouTube from NASATelevision via Popsci via Holy Kaw!

One Lucky Sea Snake

Saturday, February 6th, 2010

Dude, you might wanna sorta pay more attention to your surroundings! Found at LiveLeak.