This is Top Secret Drum Corps from Basel, Switzerland, performing at the Edinburgh Military Tattoo 2012.
A clip from BBC documentary ‘The Polar Bear Family & Me’ shows cameraman Gordon Buchanan’s close call with a polar bear in Svalbard, Norway.
Either the polar bear is very hungry, or she’s just trying to help the cameraman out of that safety perspex box.
I love BBC documentaries, but I miss David Attenborough.
O-M-G…mother of all things cute!
Ventriloquist Nina Conti uses a guy from the audience as a human puppet. He’s a pretty good sport about it…
To promote the DVD release of Frozen Planet, BBC partnered with Appshaker for its first Augmented Reality Tour in the USA. Visitors of three malls in New Jersey, Illinois and California had the opportunity to watch themselves on a giant screen and interact with virtual polar bears, orcas, penguins and seals. It looks as awesome as it sounds:
Ayumu the chimp can remember the location and order of a set of numbers in less time than it takes the average human to blink. Ayumu can solve the puzzle in 60 milliseconds. The 11-year-old chimp genius was born at the Kyoto University’s Primate Research Institute where he studied as part of the Ai Project, [...]
Liam Neeson was on BBC’s Graham Norton Show last week and recorded an outgoing voicemail message for a woman in the audience who is supposedly his first fan. It was a quote from the movie Taken. Leaving threatening messages on people’s phones has never been more fun:
An oldie, but a goodie: David Bowie’s cameo in the season two of BBC sitcom Extras, singing a hilarious song inspired by Ricky Gervais’ character Andy Millman.