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Posts tagged with ‘video’ (227)


Video of the week: baby moose takes its first steps


Posted by Sabrina Doyle in Wildlife on Friday, May 22, 2015



What better way to start the weekend than with a newborn moose? On the side of a road in Anchorage, Alaska, a mother moose recently gave birth to twins, and onlookers got to watch the wee ones take their first steps. Correction: try to take their first steps. The one young moose has bit of adorable trouble staying upright.

Ah, moose. When will they stop being awesome (answer: never).

Have you seen a cool video lately? Send it to us at online-editor@canadiangeographic.ca!

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Video of the Week: bear and two cubs at salmon hatchery


Posted by Sabrina Doyle in Wildlife on Friday, May 15, 2015



A mama bear and her two cubs were recently videotaped on the grounds of a salmon hatchery on the west coast. The cubs were eating the leaves of a salmon berry bush and then exploring the area.

Surveillance cameras at Mossom Creek Hathery in Port Moody, B.C., have been capturing all manner of wildlife in the facility's vicinity, including a trio of cougars and a deer being chased by dogs.

Ruth Foster, co-founder of the hatchery told CBC news: "It's the first time any of us has seen bears in ...

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Video of the week: Oregon lake disappears into hole


Posted by Sabrina Doyle in Nature on Friday, May 8, 2015



'But, where does all the water go?'

That's the question on many people's minds this week when a lake situated in Oregon's Willamette National Forest underwent it's annual disappearing act by gradually draining into a lava tube. Lost Lake, as it's fittingly known, fills up in the winter when the melting snow exceeds the drainage rate, and then drains once more come spring.

According to the U.S. Geological Survey, "lava tubes are natural conduits through which lava travels beneath the surface ...

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Video of the week: tortoise gets wheels for legs


Posted by Sabrina Doyle in Wildlife on Friday, May 1, 2015



With approximately 90 years beneath her belt, Mrs. T the tortoise has just gotten a once-in-a-lifetime upgrade. After a rat snuck into the garden shed where she was hibernating and chewed off her two front legs, Mrs. T's owner glued wheels from a model aircraft onto her shell.

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Video of the week: Chilean volcano time-lapse


Posted by Calvin Dao in Photography on Friday, April 24, 2015



Vibrant, captivating and utterly terrifying. These might be just a few ways to describe this time-lapse video of a volcanic eruption in southern Chile this week.

The Calbuco volcano unexpectedly erupted for the first time since 1972 — and has done so twice since Wednesday — shooting 10 km of ash straight up into the sky. According to NPR, 5,000 people have evacuated the area and ash clouds are affecting surrounding areas of Argentina.

There's no audio in the video, but to one resident of ...

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