Czech Police in Prague released CCTV footage showing the moment when a group of youths jumped onto the tracks at Kobylisy Station after a man had been pushed by an unidentified assailant. No serious injuries were reported following the incident, although Czech Police are still searching for the attacker. Credit to 'Policie CR'.
NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory captured incredible images of an eruption on the side of the sun on June 18, 2015. According to NASA, the eruption ultimately escaped the sun, growing into a substantial coronal mass ejection, or CME; a giant cloud of solar material traveling through space. Credit to 'NASA Solar Dynamics Observatory'.
Pedestrians in Brisbane, Australia experienced an incredibly close call after a high-speed motorcycle crashed into a passing car and barely missed the group. The motorcycle rider survived the incident but was taken to hospital serious leg injuries. Credit to 'Queensland Police Service'.
Did you witness this traffic crash on Gympie and Lutwyche Roads around 3.20pm on June 18? Police are urging anyone with information to contact Crime Stoppers or Policelink: http://mypolice.qld.gov.au/?p=57657
The Dallas Police Department is asking for the public's assistance to help identify suspect's who caused extensive damage at a CVS Pharmacy in Dallas, Texas while attempting to steal an ATM machine. During the robbery attempt on June 11th, 2015, the driver backed into the ATM several times, trying to dislodge it from its base, but was unsuccessful and aborted. There were four suspects involved in this offense. Credit to 'The Dallas Police Department'.
NASA recently released footage featuring an animated flyover of dwarf planet Ceres. The animation was generated using images taken by NASA's Dawn Spacecraft during its first mapping orbit at an altitude of 8,400 miles (13,600 kilometers). It also gathered navigational images taken from 3,200 miles (5,100 kilometers) away. Credit to 'NASA JPL'.
The largest supersonic parachute ever built by NASA apparently tore apart during the second test flight of the Low Density Supersonic Decelerator, also known as NASA's "flying saucer". NASA hope the LDSD could one day provide assistance with the landing of astronauts on Mars. The flight took place on June 8, 2015 from the US Navy’s Pacific Missile Range Facility on Kauai, Hawaii. Credit to 'NASA'.
After receiving a tip involving a possible drug package in a high transit zone, the US Coast Guard headed off the coast of Central America to locate the suspicious package. What they ended up finding at the scene were two entangled sea turtles, who got caught up in discarded fishing line and makeshift buoys. The guardsmen, who are currently stationed Alameda, California, quickly went into rescue mode! Credit to 'US Coast Guard'.
Astronaut Terry W. Virts recently shared jaw-dropping footage of a high altitude purple plume aurora ray. According to the NASA astronaut, it was created from red atomic oxygen and blue ionized nitrogen. Credit to 'Terry W. Virts'.
Images taken by European Space Agency astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti from the International Space Station were compiled together to create this incredible timelapse. Credit to 'ESA'.
NASA astronaut Terry W. Virts captured stunning footage from the International Space Station of a massive lightning near Indonesia on May 10th, 2015. Credit to Terry W. Virts/Vine.
SpaceX successfully launched its Dragon 2 capsule from a Cape Canaveral pad at 9am ET on May 6th, 2015. During the launch, crews managed to successfully test the capsule's crucial abort system. It is expected that the spacecraft will take astronauts to the International Space Station starting in 2017. Credit to 'NASA' and 'SpaceX'.
NASA and the European Space Agency's 'Solar and Heliospheric Observatory' recently captured incredible footage of elongated solar filament, which extended almost half the sun's visible hemisphere, erupting into space in a large burst of bright plasma. Credit to NASA, ESA, and SOHO.
CCTV footage released by the Greater Manchester Police show the moment when a knife-wielding man attempted to rob a convenience store at 8:47pm on April 14th, 2015. After lunging over the counter towards the shopkeeper, the pair ended up in a scuffle, before the would-be robber was chased off the property. Credit to 'Greater Manchester Police'.
The US Navy recently announced that it had successfully completed the first ever aerial refueling of an unmanned aircraft after completing a mid-air test with their bat-wing X-47B drone. Credit to 'US Navy'.
Intense footage was captured of the Calbuco volcano eruption in Southern Chile. This volcano laid dormant for decades, but has now caused thousands to evacuate their homes following a state of emergency in the area. Credit: instagram/cscorpion_2023.
Volcano Erupts in Southern Chile after 42 years, local population Evacuated Credit: instagram.com/ nicole_arleni
Calbuco Volcano in Chile Erupts after 42 years Credit: instagram.com/ sohailbe
A 30-second time lapse from the European Space Agency featuring the International Space Station's 12 minute orbit from Italy, all the way to the Indian Ocean. Credit to 'European Space Agency'.
SpaceX released footage featuring the first stage of its Falcon 9 rocket touching down on a floating platform during an attempted landing before toppling over and exploding. Credit to 'SpaceX'.
Later this year and in early 2016, Toronto residents with curbside collection will get the next generation Green Bin with improved animal resistant features. Watch as a pair of raccoons are put to the test against Green Bin 2.0 in this footage. Credit to 'City of Toronto'.
Police in Round Rock, Texas were forced to chase down and capture a runaway buffalo on April 3rd after the animal managed to escape from its enclosure at a local farm. No injuries were reported following the incident. Credit to 'Round Rock Police Department'.
A severe thunderstorm brought large hail pelts over the St. Louis, Missouri region on April 7th 2015. Credit: instagram.com/ la___ren.
The Midland Police Department's bomb squad recently assisted the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives with the disposal of approximately 20,000 pounds of seized fireworks in Texas. Credit to 'Midland Police Department'.
Surrey Police released dramatic footage showing the moment when thieves stole a blue Mk1 1972 Ford Escort Mexico (valued at $180,000) after crashing their Land Rover through a showroom window. The incident occurred at Trackspeed Classic car showroom in Portsmouth Road, Surrey, England.