Happiness is a choice, and one we all want to make. Happier people tend to live healthier lives. In this BRAND NEW episode from the HooplaHa Original Series, Happiness Made Simple, organizational psychologist and eternal optimist Michael “Dr. Woody” Woodward, PhD will talk about the simple, yet often neglected, things we can all do to […]
This guy found an unconscious baby squirrel on his way home from a party, so he took him home and raised him until he was big and strong. He’s back in the wild now but still stops by to say hi.
Cotswold Wildife Park is celebrating the birth of a litter of five Eurasian wolf cubs. What makes this celebration even more special is the fact that they are the first to be born at the park in its 47-year history! The parents are two-year-old Ash and three-year old Ember who are also quite new in […]
In the last 20 years, China has successfully tackled three of the biggest problems holding the giant panda back. Through research and experimentation, researchers at China’s breeding centers have discovered how to encourage captive pandas to mate, how to make sure the pregnancy is successful, and how to keep the panda cubs alive once they’ve […]
I’ve yet to meet the first human who doesn’t like raccoons. This guy is no exception and what follows is a very cute encounter. A fisherman at a creek in Wooster, Ohio was greeted by three baby raccoons. The extremely playful critters crawled on top of him and just couldn’t stop playing.
Dr. Jane Goodall is a well known primatologist who gained world fame as the foremost expert on chimpanzees. Way back in 1977, she founded the Jane Goodall Institute, an international wildlife and environment conservation organization located in the Republic of Congo, to help the primates she loves so dearly and they’ve been doing incredible work. This is the […]
You’ve probably heard of swimming with dolphins, but surfing with dolphins? While surfing off the coast of St. Pete Beach, Florida, this surfer had the special once in a life time opportunity to surf side-by-side with some dolphins. Wow!
If you think that building a swimming pool in your backyard requires expensive contractors, or harsh and dangerous chemicals, you couldn’t be more wrong. There is no need for expensive contractors, or harsh and dangerous chemicals. With only a very basic filter system running on solar power, the pool stays clean with help from the […]
Valentin Gruener had a passion for helping sick animals since he was just a few years old boy. Once he grew up, his passion took him to Africa, where he hoped to work with big cats. On his journey he met Mikkel Legarth and together they founded the Modisa Wildlife Project in Botswana. Not long after he began helping animals […]
Look at this cut mini elephant called Elle! This was caught on camera by safari guide, Brendan Cole, at The Mala Mala Game Reserve, South Africa. “With a hop, skip and a SOMERSAULT this adorable footage of an elephant calf taking it’s first steps will melt your heart.”
Melanie Sceva recoreded the proof that you should never leave your car unattended when sea lions are near. Few days ago, a sea lion in Freeland, Washington, chose an unusual sunbathing spot perching itself on top of a car in a parking lot. The sea lion appears interested in the small crowd gathered around it, […]
In this segment of On Location, Coyote meets the smallest and cutest baby Sloth he’s ever seen! His name is B-Rad and he is a rescue animal at Kids Saving the Rainforest in Quepos, Costa Rica. Fortunately for him he was found after being abandoned and brought to the sanctuary for rehabilitation and eventual release […]
Nature is really amazing and the video you’re about to see captures that perfectly. Under the icy cloak of the Canadian winter, Matthew Villegas finds himself in an aquatic wonderland as he free dives to the depths of Morrison quarry, in Quebec, Canada. Images he captured are stunning.
There are plenty viral videos of animals using touch screen devices, but none as big or seemingly intelligent as this one. In this video, Peter the elephant uses a Samsung Galaxy Note tablet computer with impressive precision for such a great animal. Peter even does some touch screen ‘painting’ like we’ve seen other elephants do […]
The lion is the terrifying king of the jungle, but these two lions cubs are just pure preciousness. The two nine day olds were put in a bucket to keep them from wandering, but that won’t stop them from trying to best to get over the edge. Try as they might, they just can’t make […]
While on safari, Brandon David’s dad had an extremely up close and personal experience with a great gorilla. While touring the jungle with his group, they all stopped to watch a large gorilla relaxing by a tree who seemed just as interested in them as they were with him. Suddenly, Brandon’s dad attracted the attention […]
Darrick and elephant Kham Lha at Elephant Nature Park have a very special bond. So when Darrick pretends to drown (or at least float away) in the fast running water, the elephant comes to the rescue. Awesome!
After the little teaser for the second part of the series „Planet Earth“ BBC has published an extended trailer that looks also very beautiful and got 1.7 million views within a day. „10 years ago Planet Earth changed our view of the world. Now we take you closer than ever before. This is life in […]