Topic: Science & Nature

Edith Widder – How We Filmed the Giant Squid (for the 1st Time)

Humankind has been looking for the giant squid (Architeuthis) since we first started taking pictures underwater. But the elusive deep-sea predator could

Robert Swan – Antarctica, Let’s Save the Last Pristine Continent

2041 will be a pivotal year for our planet. That year will mark the end of a 50-year agreement to keep Antarctica,

Tasso Azevedo – Hopeful Lessons from Battle to Save Rainforests

“Save the rainforest” is an environmental slogan as old as time — but Tasso Azevedo catches us up on how the fight

Nadine Burke Harris – Childhood Trauma Affects Health in Lifetime

Childhood trauma isn’t something you just get over as you grow up. Pediatrician Nadine Burke Harris explains that the repeated stress of

David Gallo – Amazing Underwater Sea Creatures

David Gallo shows jaw-dropping footage of amazing sea creatures, including a color-shifting cuttlefish, a perfectly camouflaged octopus, and a Times Square’s worth

People & Power – Health Effects of Tunisia’s Phosphate Mines

The damaging health effects of Tunisia’s phosphate mines on workers who hoped the Arab Spring would bring change.

The Most Deadly Earthquakes in Europe – since 1900

Just over a hundred years ago a 7.2 magnitude earthquake devestated parts of Southern Italy, including Sicily, killing an estimated 72,000 people.

The Most Deadly Earthquakes in Asia – since 1900

Asia has had a tremendous amount of killer earthquakes, with 92 separate events having killed 1,000 or more people since the year

The Most Deadly Earthquakes in Africa – since 1900

All of the quakes that are believed to have killed 1,000+ people in Africa, since 1900, have occurred on the northern limits

The Most Deadly Earthquakes in North America – since 1900

The most recent earthquake catastrophe of epic proportions in the World – the 2010 Haiti quake – is the quake which has

The Most Deadly Earthquakes in South America – since 1900

With 70,000 people either confirmed dead, or missing and presumed dead, the 1970 Chimbote/Ancash Earthquake in Peru is by far the most

The Most Deadly Earthquakes in Oceania – since 1900

All of the quakes that have killed 1,000 or more people in Oceania since 1900 – apart from the 1998 quake incident

The Most Deadly Earthquakes in The Middle East – since 1900

The most devastating quake in the Middle East since 1900 was a relatively recent incident in the North-West of Iran. The 1990

The Most Deadly Earthquakes in The Americas – since 1900

The 2010 Haiti quake was the most devastating earthquake in the Americas since 1900, regarding the amounts of lives lost. It is

The Most Deadly Earthquakes in The World – since 1900

With over 300,000 deaths, the recent Haiti quake is regarded as the most deadly quake since 1900, although there have been five