How An Igloo Keeps You Warm

[MUSIC] For thousands of years, humans, and plants and animals long before that, have been using frozen “sky water” to keep warm. Which sort of doesn’t make sense. Because snow is cool. You might even say it’s… ice cold. YEEAAHHHHH! No one knows for sure who built the first igloo, but with the right fit […]

Why the Male Black Widow is a Real Home Wrecker | Deep Look

This episode of Deep Look is brought to you by Curiosity Stream. You know what people say about her. She’s the black widow. She mates, and then she kills, right? Here comes her victim now. He’s smaller, less venomous. Kinda cute. Sweet little guy. But before he gets eaten alive…Let’s talk about this poor sucker […]

Blueberry Pines Golf Course Lodge Deemed A Complete Loss After Wednesday Fire

JOSH PETERSON IN FOR DENNIS WEIMANN. THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR JOINING US TONIGHT. FIRE CREWS ACROSS WADENA COUNTY WERE BUSY FIGHTING A BLAZE AT THE BLUEBERRY PINES GULF AND EVENTS CENTER. WE HAVE MORE ON THE AFTERMATH OF THE FIRE.>>Reporter: WHEN THE FIRE DEPARTMENT ARRIVED AROUND 4:00 P.M. YESTERDAY, FLAMES WERE ALREADY POURING OUT […]

Illinois Adventure #1506 “Cog Hill Golf Course”

SINCE 1920, COG HILL IN LEMONT HAS BEEN ATTRACTING GOLFERS. IN LEMONT HAS BEEN ATTRACTING GOLFERS. TODAY IT IS THE HOME TO FOUR 18 GOLFERS. TODAY IT IS THE HOME TO FOUR 18 HOLE COURSES. TODAY IT IS THE HOME TO FOUR 18 HOLE COURSES. >>THE COG HILL, THERE WERE HOLE COURSES. >>THE COG HILL, […]

How Mosquitoes Use Six Needles to Suck Your Blood | Deep Look

This is the deadliest animal in the world. Mosquitoes kill hundreds of thousands of people each year… the most vulnerable people: children, pregnant women… No other bite kills more humans… or makes more of us sick. So what makes a mosquito’s bite so effective? For starters, they’re motivated. Only females bite us. They need blood […]

How Lice Turn Your Hair Into Their Jungle Gym | Deep Look

It can start as an itch. Maybe a tickle on your scalp. It’s head lice. Tiny and tenacious. Thanks to millions of years of evolution, these suckers are not easy to get rid of. You might end up in a salon, but not the kind for haircuts. Young lice are so small they’re almost impossible […]

BSU Women’s Hockey Opening Regular Season This Weekend

WITH AJ FELDMAN.>>AJ: THE REGULAR SEASON BEGINS ON FRIDAY FOR THE BEMIDJI STATE WOMEN’S HOCKEY TEAM. LAST WEEK THE BEAVERS GOT A WARMUP PLAYING AN EXHIBITION GAME AGAINST THE UNIVERSITY OF REGINA AND WERE ABLE TO TEST OUT SOME COMBINATION AND GET THEIR FEET WET BEFORE THE GAMES TRULY COUNTS.>>PLAYING AN EXHIBITION GAMES REALLY HELPS […]

Where Are the Ants Carrying All Those Leaves? | Deep Look

We’re looking at some of the world’s earliest and most competent farmers. These leafcutter ants make humans look like newbies. We’ve been farming for 12,000 years. Ants have been doing it for 60 million. We developed plows and shovels. Ants use their own bodies. Their mandibles are shears that cut through leaves with incredible efficiency. […]

BSU Women’s Hockey Looking To Break Scoring Slump

THEY ARE 6-0 IN WCHA PLAY.>>WELL, THE WOMEN’S HOCKEY TEAM SHOULD HAVE ONE BIG GOAL THIS WEEKEND, SCORE SOME GOALS. AFTER THEIR SWEEP OF OHIO STATE, THEY’VE BEEN SHUT OUT THEIR LAST THREE GAMES. AS THEY TAKE ON ST. CLOUD STATE AGAIN THIS WEEKEND, THEY’RE CONFIDENT THEY HAVE THE SKILLS TO GET THE JOB DONE.>>WE’VE […]

These Hairworms Eat a Cricket Alive and Control Its Mind | Deep Look

The day starts normally enough. You give your pet some food and water. But later … … in your pet’s water dish, you find this. A hairworm. It didn’t get here on its own. It came out of a little cricket. Don’t believe me? OK. These hairworms are gnarly parasites. They actually control a cricket’s […]