Tag Archives: Animals

New Pokemon Go Game Based on The Movements of Real Animals

A ferociously fun game that brings you closer to wildlife and lets you get involved in its conservation

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    National parks and conservationists rely on GPS data to understand the resource needs and patterns of animals living in the wild.

    Via: Safari Central on Kickstarter


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    Now, that data is going into a mobile game where players track animals, based on their natural movements, in their own cities.

    Via: Safari Central on Kickstarter


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    In the augmented reality game, Safari Central, players follow real animals like Manyara, a 26-year-old elephant in Tanzania, WHO traveled 695 kilometers with her herd of elephants, in the last 5 months.

    Via: Safari Central on Kick starter

    “Think of it as Pokemon Go, but where the animals are real animals, and where they move around a city based on their actual movements, not where we tell them to go,” told Qartz Africa Gautam Shah, founder of Internet of Elephants, a US and Kenya-based start up, making Safari Central.


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    The game is the first to use real tracking data

    Via: Safari Central on Kickstarter

    The company have data on elephants, lions, grizzly bears, jaguars, wolves, giant anteaters, frigate birds, vultures and other animals from organizations like WWF Brazil, Conservation International in the US, the Chicago Zoological Society, as well as conservation groups and parks based in Kenya and South Africa.


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    The goal is to connect more people with the daily lives of animals and raise support for conservation efforts.

    Via: Safari central on kickstarter

    The startup, which is currently holding a Kickstarter campaign to raise funds for the game, plans to release a preview of the app in August and a full launch in December of 2018.

Read more: http://cheezburger.com/2808581/new-pokemon-go-game-based-on-the-movements-of-real-animals

Doggy Cam Captures The Exciting Moment Dog Runs To The Beach

Doggy Cam Captures The Exciting Moment Dog Runs To The Beach

Remember the excited dog from Pixar’s Up? Well, Walter is basically the real life version of that lovable pup. Italian Sciu attached a GoPro camera to the back of Walter to capture the moment when he excitedly runs to the beach in Siracusa, Sicily. Splash!

 

Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2014/09/03/doggy-cam-captures-the-exciting-moment-dog-runs-to-the-beach/

Cats Chasing Laser Pointer In Slow Motion GoPro Edition

This video by  was posted online in June, but has only started to trend now. Cats chasing laser pointers is a common genre online, but this video takes the concept to the next level. 

After outfitting a tissue box with a GoPro camera and a laser pointer, TTCdirecktor pulled his homemade contraption across the floor to capture stunning slow motion action of his kitties attacking the laser dot. After adding Enter the Grinder by William Werwath the art piece was complete. 

 

Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2012/11/06/cats-chasing-laser-pointer-in-slow-motion-gopro-edition/

Dental Surgerys With Lions, Leopards And Hyenas

Most of the time you get to see cool lifestyle sport video when the label “GoPro” appears in front of a clip. But not this time. Watch as animal doctors around “The Lion Whisperer” Kevin Richardson help a few of the most dangerous animals of the planet. With little cameras strapped to their heads… Over 1.2 million views after a few days for this video.

“Watch as, over the course of a week, one of the most ambitious wild animal dental operations takes place on Kevin Richardson’s sanctuary in South Africa.”

via: gilly

Read more: https://www.viralviralvideos.com/2016/11/08/dental-surgerys-lions-leopards-hyenas/

Drone Records Amazing Footage Of Enormous Dolphin And Whale Pod Stampede

Drones Records Amazing Footage Of Dolphin And Whale Pod Stampede

This awe-inspiring video by Dolphin Safari has gone viral over the weekend with over 430,000 hits so far! 

Captain Dave Anderson of Capt. Dave’s Dolphin and Whale Safari in Dana Point, California recorded an huge pod stampede of dolphins and whales using a drone. 

Literally thousands of dolphins, and a couple whales too, can be seen migrating together down the coast off San Clemente, California.

The captain even captured a heartwarming close-up of a newborn Humpback whale calf snuggling with its mom.

 

Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2014/03/03/drones-records-amazing-footage-of-dolphin-and-whale-pod-stampede/

Dog Playing By The Pool GoPro Point Of View

It’s been done before, but Bimmer Schwag wanted to give it a go as well. So he strapped a GoPro H3 on his puppy Chase during playtime by the pool, and added a little music by G. Love. The resulting POV footage has instantly gone viral, amassing over 150,000 views in just one day. 

 

Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2013/01/21/dog-playing-by-the-pool-gopro-point-of-view/

Stoned Cat Watches Hockey On The Couch

Viewers just can’t get enough of animals in anthropomorphic situations. A favorite is when a pet ‘sits’ on the couch upright like a person. And that’s exactly what Justine Nunes‘s cat Dave does when watching hockey games. 

It seems like the Internet has found their much needed cat version of Ted. And they are really loving Dave. 

Just over the weekend, the video has garnered over 275,000 views, and has even been featured on CBSNew, DailyPicks, and NowMSN.

 

Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2013/02/11/stoned-cat-watches-hockey-on-the-couch/

Kittens Play With Newton’s Cradle

Most kitten videos portray the same scene over and over. A bunch of baby cats playing. It’s cute, but Internet viewers of 2012 want more. And adorable kitten channel Funny Cats And Nice Fish is ready to deliver. 

In their new video ‘Kittens Learn Physics‘ that already has over 60,000 views, they gave their cute kittens a Newton’s Cradle to play with.

It’s terribly interesting how it seems the kitties  kinda get it. The video just went viral this week, and is now covered on sites like BuzzFeed, io9, TastefullyO, and TheFW

 

Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2012/10/18/kittnes-play-with-newtons-cradle/