How Can We Stop Sharks From Going Extinct?

This episode of Dnews is brought to you by Pacifico Beer. Sharks: we can’t live with em, but we also can’t live without em. Despite that, sharks are continuing to disappear, so what’s causing that? And how do we stop it? Hey guys, Tara here for Dnews – and it’s Shark Week here at Discovery, […]

How Do Eels Make Electricity?

Electric eels have fascinated scientists and the public for hundreds of years. Even Charles Darwin was puzzled by them. What is the shocking secret behind an electric eel’s weapon? Hey guys Julia here for DNews Electric eels are some of the most shocking…. okay sorry had to do that once… organisms on this planet. They […]

The Incredible Tech Inside California’s Most Famous Aquarium (360 Video)

Hey everybody thanks for tuning in to Dnews today I’m Trace I’m here at Lands End at the very edge of San Francisco and it’s a beautiful place to come and see whales breaching or watch seals but if you want to see wildlife up close you have to go a hundred and twenty miles […]

Why Fish Can Drink Salt Water And We Can’t

Salt is everywhere on our planet, but some animals evolved to live in it while, others didn’t; what happened there? What caused this split? Sup salty dogs, thanks for watching DNews, I’m Trace. Water is everywhere and is one of the main reasons life was able to evolve on Earth. It’s pretty great. Salt is […]

The Best Way To Swallow Pills

I’m the one they call Doctor Feelgood. I’m gonna make you feel alright. By teaching you how to swallow pills. If you’re anything like my lovely and beautiful and talented wife, you probably have a very hard time putting medication into your body because it’s borderline physically unbearable for you to swallow pills. It’s seriously […]

How Much Are Antibiotics Used in Your Meat?

Antibiotic-resistant bacteria is already a growing problem. But is the food we eat making it worse? Hello everyone, Amy with you on DNews today. Every vegetarian has their own reason for going meatless. For me, meat’s just too chewy. For others, the drugs farmers feed livestock might be behind their rationale to go meatless, and […]

Should You Avoid Farmed Fish?

This episode of Dnews is brought to you by Audible. Cows are farmed, pigs are farmed, plants are farmed… and there’s a debate about the health benefits of ALL of those things. So what about fish? Is farming fish okay? We learned to fish long before we learned farming or domesticating animals, and today, we […]

How Does Mercury Get Into Fish?

Some vegetarians might claim that fish are friends not food, I am not one of them. But what if our fishy friends are actually poisoning us? Hey guys, Julia here for DNews Thanks to recent trends like the mediterranean diet, fishy meals are having their heyday. Fish seems to be the perfect healthy food, since […]