This Killer Fungus Turns Flies into Zombies | Deep Look

We like to think we’re in control … that our minds are our own. But that’s not true for this fruit fly. Its brain has been hijacked by another organism and it’s not going to end well. It all starts when the fly is innocently walking around, sipping on overripe fruit. It picks up an invisible fungus spore, which bores under its skin. For a few days, everything seems normal. But inside, the fungus is growing, feeding on the fly’s

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Meet Our People – What AerCap employees say about working in the aviation finance industry

I suppose I should start by saying that I’ve 25 years’ experience in the Aviation Finance industry. No two days are ever the same. So it will challenge you, but you’ll get a real buzz from it. It’s action packed. We are buying, selling or leasing an aircraft every 24 hours. It’s very fast-paced, it’s very fast moving, and because of that, it’s a great place to work. I love the diversity of it, so every day is different. I

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What Shape Is It? Collection – Shapes Song – The Kids’ Picture Show (Fun & Educational)

Welcome to The Kids’ Picture Show What Shape Is It? Collection. What Shape Is It? What shape is it? It’s a Circle. What shape is it? It’s a triangle. What shape is it? It’s a square. What shape is it? It’s a rectangle. What shape is it? It’s a semicircle. What shape is it? It’s an oval. What shape is it? It’s an ellipse. What shape is it? It’s a trapezoid. What shape is it? It’s a parallelogram. What shape

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ADAM “ACEWOLF” MILLER | Game City: Flight | Champs Sports x Mars Reel

GROWING UP BASKETBALL WAS ALL I EVER WANTED TO BE I WANTED TO BE A STAR I WAS TRYING TO BE THE BEST IT’S WAY MORE THAN JUST A NUMBER IT’S A PROMISE THAT CHAMPIONS CAN GROW FROM THE CONCRETE MY WHOLE LIFE CHANGED IN THAT MOMENT THE FIRST TIME THAT I WATCHED JORDAN PLAY WE WOULD SIT AROUND WATCHING HIM LATE INTO THE NIGHT MICHAEL JORDAN CHANGED THE GAME ONE MAN CHANGED THE GAME OF BASKETBALL HIMSELF I FIRST

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Kangaroo Rats Are Furry, Spring-Loaded Ninjas | Deep Look

Under cover of darkness, the world is a safer place for a kangaroo rat. It’s mostly hidden from predators, while it searches for seeds – its main source of food and water in this harsh California desert. But it’s not totally safe Ok, let’s slow that down. Like some kind of furry, spring-loaded ninja, the kangaroo rat dodges those venomous fangs. And it didn’t just get lucky. These rats do this again… And again… We can see it thanks to

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Number of Twitter users soar in Q4; Twitter stocks rally Thursday

Twitter showed a soaring number of user growth last quarter which prompted a rally in its stock price CNBC says a social media giant reported Thursday that its monetizable daily active users grow 21 percent on-quarter to reach 152 million in the fourth quarter those users refer to people who log in and access Twitter on any given day through its website or its applications that are able to show ads Twitter’s earnings for the fourth quarter beat estimates on

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The Last Black Man In San Francisco review: a soaring, playful take on gentrification

Jimmie lives in the outer reaches of San Francisco with his friend Mont. The two regularly visit the beautiful old house in the Fillmore district where Jimmie grew up; they discreetly restore and maintain the facade and the grounds, much to the annoyance of the current owners. When those owners have to leave, Jimmie seizes the opportunity to inhabit the house and starts to make it his own. Let me tell you about the opening of this film. A little

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COBALT Flight Demonstrations Fuse Technologies

[ Music ]>>The technologies that COBALT is testing right now will one day enable NASA to send robotic or human space flight missions to land on Mars, the moon, Europa or other solar system destinations where we want to target landing in very hazardous or precise regions such as canyons, craters, on cracked ice fields, close to geysers or other geological or scientifically interesting locations. [ Music ] So COBALT stands for Cooperative Blending of Autonomous Landing Technologies. The project

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Passion to Fly | Upper Limit Aviation

Basically when a student is determining what they want to do for a career, what they want to do with their lives, they – Some of them just seem to have a passion for wanting a little bit of calculated risk in their life, or their lives would be empty; their souls would be empty. And so, flying is something that – I mean since, you know, since cavemen started looking up at the sky wondering what was up there,

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The Impossible Flight Prologue

A mission, like no other. A plane powered only by the Sun. Set to fly around the world without a drop of fuel. “What we do in the air, we can do on the ground, and this is our message.” This journey will push the limits of technology. “It’s made of fabric, it’s made of carbon, and you can rake it with your finger.” It will test the endurance of its pilots. “If something’s wrong, just one thing, they could

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