Solar Eclipse 101 | National Geographic

A total solar eclipse happens somewhere on Earth once every year or two. What is an eclipse? Learn more about how solar eclipses happen, the four types of eclipses, and how to view the sun safely if you’re within the path of totality. ➡ Subscribe: http://bit.ly/NatGeoSubscribe About National Geographic: National Geographic is the world’s premium destination for science, exploration, and adventure.

This 62-Year-Old Snowboarder Is Living Life to the Fullest | Short Film Showcase

For Slovakian retiree Milos Kmetko, age is just a number. Unlike other people his age, the 62-year-old prefers to spend his time shredding the slopes or learning something new at the skatepark. ➡ Subscribe: http://bit.ly/NatGeoSubscribe ➡ Get More Short Film Showcase: http://bit.ly/Shortfilmshowcase About Short Film Showcase: The Short Film Showcase spotlights exceptional short videos created by filmmakers from around the web and selected by National Geographic editors.

Could You Walk Across the World’s Longest Pedestrian Suspension Bridge? | National Geographic

The world’s longest pedestrian suspension bridge just opened in Switzerland. ➡ Subscribe: http://bit.ly/NatGeoSubscribe About National Geographic: National Geographic is the world’s premium destination for science, exploration, and adventure.

Hear How Diana Confronted Camilla | Diana: In Her Own Words

In archival recordings, Princess Diana recounts an uncomfortable conversation with her husband’s mistress. Diana: In Her Own Words premieres Monday, August 14 on National Geographic. ➡ Subscribe: http://bit.ly/NatGeoSubscribe About National Geographic: National Geographic is the world’s premium destination for science, exploration, and adventure.

Unicorns and Mermaids? This Real-Life Wizard Will Make You a Believer | Short Film Showcase

Meet Oberon Zell-Ravenheart—mermaid hunter, unicorn breeder, and real-life wizard. In this fascinating short film directed by Danny Yourd, the legendary Wizard Oz shares his extraordinary life story and reflects on the magic of storytelling. ➡ Subscribe: http://bit.ly/NatGeoSubscribe ➡ Get More Short Film Showcase: http://bit.ly/Shortfilmshowcase About Short Film Showcase: The Short Film Showcase spotlights exceptional short videos created by filmmakers from around the web and selected by National Geographic editors.

What It Takes to Film Hummingbirds in Slow Motion | National Geographic

Once, high-speed cameras were ungainly contraptions, difficult to operate and lug into the field. Now they can fit in a large pocket and are as essential to hummingbird biologists as binoculars are. The sheer magnitude of information captured by these cameras can be hard to fathom. ➡ Subscribe: http://bit.ly/NatGeoSubscribe About National Geographic: National Geographic is the world’s premium destination for science, exploration, and adventure.