And Now, David Attenborugh Astride a Hungry, Hurdling, Bipedal Shark

"You name it. I'll paint it. On Paint." That's the motto of MS Paint artist Jim, founder of Jim'll Paint It. Recently, someone asked Jim to paint "a picture of David Attenborough sitting proudly atop a great white shark which has somehow evolved legs and is winning the men's 400 metre hurdles having eaten the other… » 5/24/14 4:00pm 5/24/14 4:00pm

Bill Nye, David Attenborough, Richard Alley and Isaac Asimov sing about…

The latest Symphony of Science video is out, and it's all about climate change and global warming. This latest video, created by musician/producer John D Boswell, the is everything we've come to expect from the series: auto-tuned, quirky, catchy and loaded with great footage and audio of icons from both science and… » 9/14/12 3:40pm 9/14/12 3:40pm

David Attenborough looks tiny beside the world's biggest moth

And with good reason. Sure, this Atlas moth (Attacus atlas) may be looming in the foreground of the photograph, but at close to a foot across, its wingspan is bigger than Attenborough's entire face no matter where it's positioned. That's pretty impressive for an organism with an adult lifespan of less than two weeks (… » 3/07/12 9:40am 3/07/12 9:40am

David Attenborough weighs in on the consequences of climate change —…

The final episode of Frozen Planet — the popular new series from the creators of Planet Earth — addresses the impending threat of climate change on the Earth's poles. In the episode, which will air on BBC One on December 7th, narrator David Attenborough is expected to claim that the Arctic could be completely devoid… » 12/05/11 6:40am 12/05/11 6:40am