Trout fishing on the Tongariro River – Roadside Stories

[Archival audio: reporter] What size has he got? [Fishing guide] Oh we’ll we’ll weigh him, mate. He’s four-and-a-half or five. Now then, draw him, that’s right… Beach him, beach him on this shallow, on this shelving bit. Beach him. Go right back. [Water splashing] Oops, right, that’s right, that’s right, he’s done now. Those last […]

Shark Fin CSI

In 2012, Illinois became the first non-coastal state to ban the distribution, sale, and trade of shark fins like this one. At first glance this may seem odd considering there’s no ocean anywhere in sight, but not when you acknowledge that many inland states contribute to the decline of shark populations by importing shark fins […]

Tripping on Hallucinogenic Frogs (Part 1/3)

[MUSIC PLAYING] [SOUNDS OF AMAZON] HAMILTON MORRIS: Hello. I’m Hamilton Morris. We’re currently boating through flooded forests on our way to meet the Mayoruna Indians, a formerly cannibalistic tribe who use a strange frog derived drug they call sapo. They use it to give themselves energy before hunting. They use it to abort pregnancies by […]

Meet the Sonic Artist Making Music with Plants: Sound Builders

Martinique flavors : Would you eat sea eels?

Ah come over! What is this? It’s sea eel. He’s gonna eat it? Are you gonna eat it? Yes. He’s gonna eat it. This guy walked by. He had these buckets of eels or something totally disgusting. He’s gonna eat it. All of it? All of those? … and Bradley went up right to him […]

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Fossil Sharks

– The fossil sharks are hiding today. – But look! A fossil shark clue! – This is the tooth of the Carcharocles megalodon, or better known as the Megalodon shark. These unfathomably large predatory giants swam in our oceans from about 52 million to 2 million years ago. Based off of the large size of […]

How to Make the Fluffiest Pancakes with Matty Matheson

pancakes, pancakes. It’s like a, someone’s running away from like the cops theme. Pancakes, pancakes, fuck cops, cops suck. Hey what’s up guys I’m Matty Matheson, we’re here in Parkdale, Toronto. We’re about to make some fuckin pancakes. I love pancakes, you guys should love pancakes. Let’s make some pancakes. [MUSIC] What should I do? […]

An Electric Eel and a Caiman

:introduction jingle: :sloshing water and bird sounds as gentle orchestra music plays in the background: So, we’re out here with Maria and Isabel. And, they’re Icthyologists, and we’re going to go fishing. They have this net. Where they sweep the net through the deeper parts of the water. And, try to get the fish to […]

The Oldest Fast Food Restaurant in London’s East End

-One thing about eels A lot of people see these as snakes and all the rest of them– Well, they’re not. Very very nutritious Very easily digested And they’re supposed to be an aphrodisiac. What are you smiling at? Pie and Mash is very traditional, especially in the East End. I would think that mostly […]