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Drone Beautifully Captures Paddleboarder and Whales
Previously in this space, I've posted different types of drone footage. Video of cities, sporting events, fireworks, and other things. I love that drones can record footage that, in some cases, was impossible to get before.
Jaimen Hudson feels the same way...
There’s Bears in the Pool, Mom!
Having experienced the "travelling bear phenomenon" last summer here in northern Illinois, we're familiar with folks finding a bear or two in their backyards (or at their garage door, bird feeder, patio, etc.).
The best part of this video (to me, anyway), from Rockaway, New Jersey, is the r…
Snow-Covered Bald Eagle Protects Her Eggs
Let's face it, bald eagles are pretty awesome (in spite of Ben Franklin's preference for the wild turkey as our national symbol).
I had no idea just how awesome these birds are until reading the story and watching the video on the efforts of this female bald eagle to keep her eggs safe and …
Hungry Hippo Chases Boat
Pop quiz, hotshot. The most dangerous animal in Africa is:
a) Lion
b) Crocodile
c) Elephant
d) Rhino
e) Hippo
Of course, it's the hippo. According to About Travel:
The hippo is responsible for more human fatalities in Africa than any other large animal...
Another Chapter of Mother Nature Hates Drones!
A couple of weeks ago, I posted a piece called "Mother Nature Just Doesn't Like Drones."
In that piece, I included a video of a guy's quadcopter drone being attacked and knocked out of the sky by an angry hawk. Someone who read that piece then sent me a video of an angry r…