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Underwater video of corals in Boulder Bay Eco-Resort, south-west in the Mergui Archipelago, Myanmar.  

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Video from the deep sea exploration by robotic camera of the ship NOAAS Okeanos Explorer in Gulf of Mexico, year 2014.

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English : Video from the deep sea exploration by robotic camera of the ship NOAAS Okeanos Explorer in Gulf of Mexico, year 2014.

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Cyrano de Bergerac, a 1900 French short drama film based on Edmond Rostand's homonymous play. Directed by Clément Maurice and featuring Coquelin aîné in the title role, the film was shown at the 1900 Paris Universal Exposition. Hand colorized and synchronized to a wax cylinder recording, it is thought to be the first ever film made with both color and sound.

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English : Cyrano de Bergerac, a 1900 French short drama film based on Edmond Rostand's homonymous play. Directed by Clément Maurice and featuring Coquelin aîné in the title role, the film was shown at the 1900 Paris Universal Exposition. Hand colorized and synchronized to a wax cylinder recording, it is thought to be the first ever film made with both color and sound.

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The Barcelona Metro is one of the largest metro systems in Europe. The modern metro lines use automatic trains. The old metro lines use traditional trains with a human driver. In the future, there will be less people, who drive the trains.

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English : The Barcelona Metro is one of the largest metro systems in Europe. The modern metro lines use automatic trains. The old metro lines use traditional trains with a human driver. In the future, there will be less people, who drive the trains.

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1973 American public service announcement for the Equal Pay Act featuring Batgirl with her boss Batman and her co-worker Robin.

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English : 1973 American public service announcement for the Equal Pay Act featuring Batgirl with her boss Batman and her co-worker Robin.

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Astronaut Scott Kelly shows the water drop movements in the microgravity environment into the International Space Station, video from the year 2016.

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English : Astronaut Scott Kelly shows the water drop movements in the microgravity environment into the International Space Station, video from the year 2016.

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Fantasmagorie, a 1908 French animated film by Émile Cohl, believed to be the first animated cartoon.

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English : Fantasmagorie, a 1908 French animated film by Émile Cohl, believed to be the first animated cartoon.

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Stereoscopic photograph of a Japanese pulled rickshaw, circa 1901.

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English : Stereoscopic photograph of a Japanese pulled rickshaw, circa 1901.

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Half a million lumens projected in HD at the Prince Regent Brighton Pavilion during the Brighton Festival.

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English : Half a million lumens projected in HD at the Prince Regent Brighton Pavilion during the Brighton Festival.

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Practice of surfing in Los Caracas, Venezuela

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English : Practice of surfing in Los Caracas, Venezuela

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Time-lapse video of water-lily blooming.

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English : Time-lapse video of water-lily blooming.

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Astronauts on the International Space Station dissolved an effervescent tablet in a floating ball of water, and captured images using a camera capable of recording four times the resolution of normal high-definition cameras. This footage is one of the first of its kind.

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English : Astronauts on the International Space Station dissolved an effervescent tablet in a floating ball of water, and captured images using a camera capable of recording four times the resolution of normal high-definition cameras. This footage is one of the first of its kind.

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A short film exploring urban climbing (buildering).

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English : A short film exploring urban climbing (buildering).

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A timelapse video of a bonfire in Lepuix, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, in northeastern France.

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English : A timelapse video of a bonfire in Lepuix, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, in northeastern France.

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Timelapse video taken from the ISS over the course of 28 minutes in October 2011. The video begins just north-west of the Tibetan Plateau, going south-east to South Australia, where the Milky Way can be seen rising in the sky.

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English : Timelapse video taken from the ISS over the course of 28 minutes in October 2011. The video begins just north-west of the Tibetan Plateau, going south-east to South Australia, where the Milky Way can be seen rising in the sky.

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Thirty-three years ago today, Advance Australia Fair became Australia's national anthem after a proclamation by the Governor-General, Sir Ninian Stephen. This version is an instrumental version by the United States Navy Band.

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English : Thirty-three years ago today, Advance Australia Fair became Australia's national anthem after a proclamation by the Governor-General, Sir Ninian Stephen. This version is an instrumental version by the United States Navy Band.

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Urban climbing on the Southern (Pivdennyi) Bridge in Kiev, Ukraine. It is the highest cable-stayed bridge in Kiev, serving both the Syretsko-Pecherska metro line and automobile traffic. The bridge, constructed between 1983 and december 1990, is 41 metres (135 ft) wide and 1,256 metres (4,121 ft) long, being the longest span 270 metres (890 ft). The cables holding the spans on the bridge are supported by two ferroconcrete double-column structures 135 metres (443 ft) in height.

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English : Urban climbing on the Southern (Pivdennyi) Bridge in Kiev, Ukraine. It is the highest cable-stayed bridge in Kiev, serving both the Syretsko-Pecherska metro line and automobile traffic. The bridge, constructed between 1983 and december 1990, is 41 metres (135 ft) wide and 1,256 metres (4,121 ft) long, being the longest span 270 metres (890 ft). The cables holding the spans on the bridge are supported by two ferroconcrete double-column structures 135 metres (443 ft) in height.

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View out of the window of an aeroplane landing at Gatwick Airport in London, England

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English : View out of the window of an aeroplane landing at Gatwick Airport in London, England

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On this day last year, the Paris Agreement was opened for signing. It has been so far signed by 194 countries, including the USA. In this video, former President of the USA, Barack Obama, gives a speech at the White House explaining his administration's position on the agreement.

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English : On this day last year, the Paris Agreement was opened for signing. It has been so far signed by 194 countries, including the USA. In this video, former President of the USA, Barack Obama, gives a speech at the White House explaining his administration's position on the agreement.

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Underwater video of corals in Boulder Bay Eco-Resort, south-west in the Mergui Archipelago, Myanmar.

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English : Underwater video of corals in Boulder Bay Eco-Resort, south-west in the Mergui Archipelago, Myanmar.

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A timelapse video of amoeba. The video is filmed at 250 frames taken at 4 second intervals, shown at 10fps.

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English : A timelapse video of amoeba. The video is filmed at 250 frames taken at 4 second intervals, shown at 10fps.

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Group of man performing haka as a protest against the government law Alcohol Prohibition Law Reform near of Wellington, New Zealand in 2011 year.

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English : Group of man performing haka as a protest against the government law Alcohol Prohibition Law Reform near of Wellington, New Zealand in 2011 year.

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Video taken by a quadcopter of the campus of the University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, USA.

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English : Video taken by a quadcopter of the campus of the University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, USA.

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Video of fighting between male grasshoppers, Kosciuscola tristis.

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English : Video of fighting between male grasshoppers, Kosciuscola tristis.

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