Over the weekend, England was hit with some snow. Nothing serious, but the Brits freaked out, and many people like Jef Charles were sent home from work early.
Jef’s cat Fletcher had never been introduced to snow before, so he grabbed his camera and let the furry guy out the back door. Now, the new cat video has already amassed over half a million views. There’s just something so addictive about watching Fletcher frolic in the snow for the first time.
Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2013/01/20/cat-experiences-snow-for-first-time/
Minnesotan Jill noticed a deer trapped on the frozen Albert Lea Lake and notified the authorities.
MedCity Hovercraft was sent to save the deer, and captured the entire event on a GoPro camera.
Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2013/12/05/hovercraft-rescues-deer-on-frozen-lake/
The official NASA YouTube channel published this awe-inspiring video of a solar eruption last month.
A 200,000 mile long magnetic filament exploded from the sun’s atmosphere, leaving behind an apparent canyon of fire. The new video is going viral with over 150,000 views so far.
Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2013/10/25/canyon-of-fire-on-the-sun-is-glorious/
This new video by Tyler Johnson puts The Matrix’s bullet time special effects to shame. Using his own homemade camera array out of 24 GoPro cameras, Tyler captured Go Pro Camera‘s music supervisor David Kelley breathing fire in flow motion that has the web drooling.
Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2013/10/17/fire-breathing-with-gopro-array/
Kevin Richardson, known online as the lion whisperer, journeyed with the GoPro production crew to South Africa to get up close and personal with wild lions and to highlight how the king of the jungle is quickly becoming endangered.
While the crew stayed safe in the car, Kevin reunited with his pride of lions who are like a family to him. Of course, while wearing his GoPro to capture the stunning footage.
He also hung out with a pack of hyenas.
Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2013/11/20/gopro-and-kevin-richardson-visit-lions-in-south-africa/
The world was shaken when a giant meteorite hit the mountains of Ural, Russia last week. Now that all the dust has finally settled, Science At NASA has analyzed the data, and explains what exploded over Russia in this new trending video.
Gizmodo, GeekoSystem, and EarthSky all cover the video in greater detail.
Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2013/02/27/nasa-explains-what-exploded-over-russia/
The GoPro camera has become an Internet staple with official GoPro videos going viral regularly.
Content creators love the simplicity, durability, versatility of the small, water-proof cameras, allowing once impossible adventure videos to become almost ordinary on the web.
The small camera has made such an impact, Anderson Cooper of 60 Minutes featured the tiny tech device, and its billionaire creator Nicholas Woodman, in this special report.
Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2013/11/13/gopro-camera-and-creator-nick-woodman-featured-on-60-minutes/
Bear cubs are very curious, and although they are of a different species, curiosity did kill the cat. In this case, curiosity just got three bear cubs stuck in a dumpster.
Sadly, mamma bear couldn’t get them out, and had to sit idly by while the three cried for mom. Shirley Schenk and her husband Tom who live near by heard the cries, and once it was light enough, drove up and dropped a ladder into the dumpster.
Cub rescue complete. The video went viral today, and is covered by BuzzFeed, Gawker, DailyPicks, and ABCNews.
Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2012/07/26/man-with-ladder-rescues-bear-cubs-stuck-in-dumpster/