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How the Inventor of the Rubik’s Cube Cracked His Own Code
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How the Inventor of the Rubik’s Cube Cracked His Own Code

(uptempo music) – [Narrator] There are 43 quintillion possible combinations. Now imagine you have no websites, no books and no one to show you how to solve it, because you invented it. But you didn’t invent the Rubik’s Cube. (enchanting

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5 of the Best Street Food Finds in Lima
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5 of the Best Street Food Finds in Lima

(upbeat electronic music) – [Narrator] Welcome to Lima, the only Latin American capital facing the ocean, a culinary North Star in South America. The cuisine draws influence from both the land and the sea. And we’re here to explore, of

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Working with Seals to Explore the Deep
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Working with Seals to Explore the Deep

– Watch, she’s moving. – [Wes] Have you ever tried to roll over a thousand-pound unconscious elephant seal? – Up up, get her up and over. Hold her nose really tight. – I hadn’t either. Take it from me, it’s

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Racing to Save Dying Coral Reefs
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Racing to Save Dying Coral Reefs

(upbeat guitar music) – Coral reefs are some of the oldest and most fundamental ecosystems on the planet. 25% of all marine life, at some point, lives on a coral reef. They are essential to life on earth. But, there

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South Korea’s Figure Skating Prodigy
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South Korea’s Figure Skating Prodigy

When I skate, I feel like I’m flying on the ice and it feels really good. This Great Big Story was made possible by Lego: Play Her Way. My name is Young Yoo. I’m 15 years old and I’m a

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The Recipe That Became Portugal’s National Treasure
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The Recipe That Became Portugal’s National Treasure

– [Narrator] These little custard tarts, these eggy, sugary treats are everywhere in Portugal. Here, here, and here. Some say the Pastéis de Belém is the original pasteis de nata, or custard tart. In this little factory, through this kitchen,

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The WWII Bomber Who Dropped Chocolate Over Germany
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The WWII Bomber Who Dropped Chocolate Over Germany

– [Voiceover] At the end of World War II, the Soviets were holding Berlin under siege. In order to save millions of people from starvation, the US and Allies devised a plan to airlift in food. One American pilot decided

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How Puffins Have Divided This Canadian Town
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How Puffins Have Divided This Canadian Town

(soft classical instrumental music) – So its 11 o’clock. We are now almost driving around one hour for Puffin patrol security thing. There’s one, there’s one, there’s one. Be careful. Yes, we got one. Elfie, hand me the net. (loud

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Mankind vs. the Elements: Who Wins?
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Mankind vs. the Elements: Who Wins?

(tense piano music) (heartbeat pounding) – [Narrator] Mankind and the elements. For some it’s an uncomfortable bond. – When the thunderstorms came, I thought it was actually over. – [Narrator] For others, when weather strikes, inspiration begins. – These little

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The Racing Helmet That Can Read Your Mind
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The Racing Helmet That Can Read Your Mind

(upbeat music) – To stay ahead of the field, Ford Performance constantly develop their race cars. Driver biometrics are monitored second by second ensuring peak physical performance. Their next daring maneuver, harnessing the power of the mind. Ford are developing

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