Mankind's Successes and Failures
The Most Expensive Spice in the World Comes from India
When it comes to spices there is none more expensive than saffron, especially Kashmiri saffron. Take a look at what goes into harvesting this delicate and pricey spice.
Eating a $400 Gold Covered Steak
Some people have so much money they can afford to eat it. Like this $400 steak from 212 Steakhouse in New York City made from Kobe beef steak and covered in 24-karat gold sheets.
What a Mongolian Queen Does All Day
Most people think being royalty is a breeze but the life of a Mongolian queen is very different from what most expect.
Making Healthy Breads in a Factory
When you think fresh and healthy breads you probably think about small bakeries and not factory produced. That's where Nicolas Bernadi comes into the picture, a man on a mission to make factory bread without all the chemicals.
Trippy Flight Through Italy's Death Star Line
Italy's Death Star Line is a famous line popular with wingsuit pilots and this trippy video gives a real sense of the thrill as these guys race between mountain walls.
Recycling Styrofoam in China
Meet a women who has a job many can't believe. She collects Styrofoam boxes and takes them to be recycled by balancing them on her tiny little bike.
Making a Cake with a Tower of Cheese Wheels
If you're a cheese lover then this cake is for you. Made from a stack of cheese wheels layered on top of one another it's basically heaven.
Why Cycling 60km in 1 Hour is Almost Impossible
We all know cyclists can hit incredible speeds but maintaining that speed is a whole different story. Lets take a look at the 1 hour challenge and see why it's almost impossible for someone to ride 60km within that time.
Filming the First Free Solo Climb of El Capitan
El Capitan is a tough mountain to climb and to do it free solo is to do it without any safety equipment like ropes. Listen to what it takes to capture the moment Alex Honnold accomplished this incredible feat.
Tricking Your Taste Buds with Optical Illusions
There are many famous optical illusions in the world but what happens when you combine them with food? Can food organized into an optical illusion trick your taste buds?
How Fishermen Hold Their Breath for 10 Minutes
Humans are capable of incredible things but we have our limits. Take a look at how we can improve our ability to hold our breath like fishermen from Borneo who stay underwater for up to 10 minutes.
Meet the Man Who Lost His Sense of Taste
Taste is one of those things we take for granted so imagine what would happen if you lost it. Meet Adrian Wellock who lost his sense of taste after getting a cold.
Poland's Famous Jelly Doughnut
Poland has a sweet secret many don't know about and it's a delicious jelly doughnut called p...czki.
Thor and His Magical Hammer
Everyone knows about Thor and his hammer but how did it all come about? Lets take a look at how Loki helped his brother get his mighty weapon.
How Many Gnocchi Flavors are There?
Gnocchi is an Italian classic and favorite of many but did you know the simple potato dumpling comes in more than just the usual flavors?