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The War of 1812 Full Program Aired: 10/10/201101:53:13Rating: TV-PG This documentary shows how the glories of war become enshrined in history. How failures are quickly forgotten and how inconvenient truths are ignored forever. With stunning reenactments, evocative animation and the incisive commentary of key experts, The War of 1812 presents the... More 10 accessories to shoot quality time-lapse Posted at 08:06h in Tutorials by E. Pacheco Lets face it, time-lapse has made a big revolution during the last few years. Partly thanks to the development of technology and the appearance of numerous devices that provide endless creative possibilities.

Earth's Mysterious Hum Explained Even planets can get a bad case of tinnitus, according to a new study that explains Earth's mysterious, never-ending hum. Scientists have long known that earthquakes can make the Earth sing like a bell for days or months. However, in the late 1990s, seismologists discovered the world also constantly vibrates at very low frequencies even when there are no quakes.

Hypnotic Time-Lapsed Cinematogrpahy Timescapes have just released their latest video and it’s a time-lapsed masterpiece. For all of the Luke Skywatchers out there, this is a visual treat as Tom shares his photographs from California’s Yosemite National Park and White Mountains. All images were shot using a Canon 5D2. And yes, that ‘scar’ in the sky that appears around the 0:51 mark is indeed the Milky Way Galaxy. Someone Recorded Crickets then Slowed Down the Track, And It Sounds Like People Singing A composer by the name of Jim Wilson has recorded the sound of crickets and then slowed down the recording, revealing something so amazing. The crickets sound like they are singing the most beautiful chorus in perfect harmony. Though you may think it is human voices, everything you hear in this recording is in-fact crickets themselves! This recording contains two tracks played at the same time: The first is the natural sound of crickets played at regular speed while the second is the slowed down version of crickets’ voices. "UPDATE 11/27/13: Since this was posted, the story has gone viral and it's been revealed that it's it might not be 100 percent accurate. Sources such as and have posted additional information that indicate that while the recordings are indeed of the chirping of crickets slowed way down, that the composer might have done some additional arrangement to result in the beautiful harmony in the sound clip below.

You, this awesome bike and the internet. The mobile app is how you interact directly with the bike. It tells you info like speed, cadence, distance, step-by-step navigation, performance and all sorts of stats on your riding. However, in order to have an exceptional riding experience, these are the coolest features: Public Transportation Connections: The bike knows all of the train, bus and subway stops and can guide you there. How to do time lapse photography Have you wondered how to do time lapse photography? All you need is your camera and some free time lapse software. Here’s how to do it.

WTF Is This Weird Web-Tower Thing? We Asked Around. No One Knows - Wired Science So far, no one knows what’s crafting these enigmatic structures. Update, 1 p.m.: We’ve added comments from several more experts, below. Something in the Peruvian Amazon is making weird, intricate structures that resemble white picket fences surrounding an Isengard-like spire. Time-lapse photography A sunset time-lapse Moving clouds time-lapse Time lapse video of mung bean seeds germinating Time-lapse photography is a technique whereby the frequency at which film frames are captured (the frame rate ) is much lower than that used to view the sequence.

Blood Falls, a "bleeding" glacier, is a natural time capsule containing a unique ecosystem Atlas Obscura on Slate is a new travel blog. Like us on Facebook, Tumblr, or follow us on Twitter @atlasobscura This five-story, blood-red "waterfall" pours ever so slowly out of the Taylor Glacier in Antarctica's McMurdo Dry Valley.

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