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   The best video of the planet Earth you'll see all day. Pure awesome

06 Dec 2012 04:01 AM   |   17760 clicks   |   Gizmodo
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ArkAngel    [TotalFark]  
Incredible. Not only have I learned even more that Earth is rapt with beauty unchallenged, I have also learned that baby cheetahs are adorable when they yawn

06 Dec 2012 12:06 AM
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dudemanbro     
It reminds me of my journey to the wilds of Afghanistan. We lost our corkscrew and had to survive on nothing but food and water for several days.

06 Dec 2012 12:46 AM
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Apos     
Breathtaking. The M83 ditty helped immensely.

06 Dec 2012 01:07 AM
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snuff3r    [TotalFark]  
Purtty.

06 Dec 2012 04:04 AM
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Jesda     
Meh.

Nothing I havent seen at an Omnimax science flick.

06 Dec 2012 04:11 AM
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ZoeNekros     
I'm just glad I got to witness Jesda saying, "Meh."

What a wondrous world.

06 Dec 2012 04:14 AM
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GungFu     
Needs more tits.

06 Dec 2012 04:18 AM
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Kanemano     
A fair bit of Hawaii in there, time to go hiking

06 Dec 2012 04:18 AM
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Gosling     
I could have done without the clip of Red Bull X-Fighters in there, but nitpicking.

06 Dec 2012 04:19 AM
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othmar     
soon i will be in a golden heaven without one worldly care on my mind.

06 Dec 2012 04:19 AM
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Uchiha_Cycliste     
That was pretty cool, and a great support for owning a helicopter. Earlier my page decided to go back button and lost my comment. I had some smart-ass comment about oil and the animals, I don't think I'll reproduce it.

pretty video.

06 Dec 2012 04:21 AM
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Radioactive Ass     
Apparently the Earth is currently unavailable for me...

06 Dec 2012 04:22 AM
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USP .45     
BBC: Blue Planet, Planet Earth, Life, Human Planet

am I forgetting one?

06 Dec 2012 04:29 AM
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starsrift     
Splat goes the duck.

06 Dec 2012 04:32 AM
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sexorcisst     
The avalanche was my favorite part.

06 Dec 2012 04:34 AM
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Theory Of Null     
the first three minutes of earth were good but after that it quickly evolves into some kind of extreme sports fap fest.

06 Dec 2012 04:39 AM
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sexorcisst     

Theory Of Null: the first three minutes of earth were good but after that it quickly evolves into some kind of extreme sports fap fest.


I was thinking prescription drug commercial.

06 Dec 2012 04:46 AM
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GreatGlavinsGhost     

06 Dec 2012 04:46 AM
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furterfan     
babycheetahswatefallpenguinskidwithaty reonthebeachantarcticglaciers... ....

I got to realize after that, about about 1min 30, the earth makes me nauseous

06 Dec 2012 04:47 AM
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TheSwizz     
So many places to put up a parking lot.

06 Dec 2012 04:47 AM
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Amishrabbit     
Perfect spot for a hyperspace bypass.

06 Dec 2012 05:00 AM
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Chaide     

Theory Of Null: the first three minutes of earth were good but after that it quickly evolves into some kind of extreme sports fap fest.


Pretty much this. I'll also mention that a very big chunk of the first half is ripped straight from "Planet Earth" which is infinitely better in its entirety than this video.

06 Dec 2012 05:04 AM
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Hector Remarkable     
What a world. Makes me want to subdue the whole thing, then move on to other worlds.

06 Dec 2012 05:07 AM
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davidhyde     
My favorite planet.

06 Dec 2012 05:21 AM
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Acharne     
All you farkers posting 'Seen it on other shows' are completely missing the farking point. You double down by posting about it.


"I've seen boobies before on other ladies, I'm not impressed."
"Once, I played another game that was fun too, I'm not impressed."
"Oh your grandmother died? Both of mine are dead so...."

06 Dec 2012 05:30 AM
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Hobodeluxe     

starsrift: Splat goes the duck.


actually no, he makes it just fine.

I remember the first time I watched the Planet Earth series. It was like a religious experience for me. I was in total awe of the beauty they captured. A lot of hard work went into that. and it's probably my favorite of all my blu rays.

06 Dec 2012 05:34 AM
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Chaide     

Acharne: All you farkers posting 'Seen it on other shows' are completely missing the farking point. You double down by posting about it.


"I've seen boobies before on other ladies, I'm not impressed."
"Once, I played another game that was fun too, I'm not impressed."
"Oh your grandmother died? Both of mine are dead so...."


Except I'm really not impressed. Seeing snippits from a much better overall showcase of Planet Earth (appropriately titled Planet Earth) and then being capped off with xtreme sports isn't my idea of an entertaining video to watch. Sitting through the entire 6 minutes, I feel that it's okay for me to make that assessment.

I appreciate Earth and all of its magnificant beauty. So sure, this video might've briefly encouraged me to reflect upon that. In general, though, it just didn't do anything for me. I honestly don't see how you can have a problem with somebody expressing their opinion, especially when they at least attempt to explain their reasoning.

06 Dec 2012 05:37 AM
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nogames2k4     
Needs more explosions!

06 Dec 2012 05:40 AM
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Acharne     

Chaide: I honestly don't see how you can have a problem with somebody expressing their opinion, especially when they at least attempt to explain their reasoning.


Well, you've explained your reasoning but you're the first. I just think it's kind of threadshiatting to take the time to post 'Meh'-like comments. I've seen better videos than this too, but, that doesn't detract from the video, nor does it become a cause.

06 Dec 2012 05:43 AM
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Chaide     

Acharne: Chaide: I honestly don't see how you can have a problem with somebody expressing their opinion, especially when they at least attempt to explain their reasoning.

Well, you've explained your reasoning but you're the first. I just think it's kind of threadshiatting to take the time to post 'Meh'-like comments. I've seen better videos than this too, but, that doesn't detract from the video, nor does it become a cause.


Fair enough. I'm now itching to watch some of my BBC Planet Earth collection on Blu Ray when I get home, so I'll definitely give the video credit there.

06 Dec 2012 05:45 AM
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DeltaPunch     

Hector Remarkable: What a world. Makes me want to subdue the whole thing, then move on to other worlds.


www.fightersgeneration.com
"Loves me some Food Network."

06 Dec 2012 05:46 AM
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KeelingLovesCornholes     
If by extreme sports you mean the kid rolling the tire, then well ok. I didn't seem any extreme sports in that clip. Post-video advert perhaps?

06 Dec 2012 06:00 AM
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F22raptom     
fake

06 Dec 2012 06:09 AM
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corridor     

KeelingLovesCornholes: If by extreme sports you mean the kid rolling the tire, then well ok. I didn't seem any extreme sports in that clip. Post-video advert perhaps?


If it's a post video advert it's blended pretty seamlessly. I had it too. Went from being beautiful to annoying.

06 Dec 2012 06:09 AM
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bunnylovesbr     
The first half of this video was so super cute and awesome, but then the extreme sports shows up.
Extreme sports made the video seem more like a lead in to the X games. (Athletes training in the open wilderness.)

06 Dec 2012 06:10 AM
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August11     
I'm a sucker for baby animals, cool vistas, and soulful music. But that video lacked any noticible organization.

Ocean, penguin, human, cheetah, avalanche, baby duck, beach...

Did some intern find the video suite on the T: drive again?

06 Dec 2012 06:22 AM
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I_Can't_Believe_it's_not_Boutros     
The camera adds ten pounds.

06 Dec 2012 06:25 AM
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John_David_Stutts     
Was I the only one hoping the skier was going to be pulled into the chopper blades?

/great music and video right up till the x games-type stuff
//it didn't make the sports part better, it made the earth parts worse

06 Dec 2012 06:32 AM
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instantwin     
Typical Let's-Cut-And-Paste-From-Other-People' s-Works-And-Promote-It-To-Get-Cl icks lameness. Complete with a cheesy soundtrack, amateur editing including parts with wrong aspect ratio, and assholes who contaminate pristine wildlife with their motorcycles.

06 Dec 2012 06:53 AM
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Tenatra     

USP .45: BBC: Blue Planet, Planet Earth, Life, Human Planet

am I forgetting one?


I saw series footage cut in here from both of those. (haven't watch the others) This Edis Production guy is trying to pass off the work like he actually made it...

06 Dec 2012 07:01 AM
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Thats No Moose     

TheSwizz: So many places to put up a parking lot.


With a pink hotel, a boutique and a swinging hotspot?

06 Dec 2012 07:21 AM
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Happy Hours     
The facebook logo at the end ruined it for me.

06 Dec 2012 07:24 AM
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Molavian    [TotalFark]  

August11: Did some intern find the video suite on the T: drive again?


Yes.

06 Dec 2012 07:30 AM
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unitednihilists     
As planets go, I'd recommend it, except for it's people that is.

06 Dec 2012 07:34 AM
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Summoner101     
Dude...

06 Dec 2012 07:43 AM
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Mad Mark     

nogames2k4: Needs more explosions!


And how!

upload.wikimedia.org

06 Dec 2012 07:45 AM
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twomutts     

Theory Of Null: the first three minutes of earth were good but after that it quickly evolves into some kind of extreme sports fap fest.


This. I wouldn't be so cynical about it if the video hadn't specifically put in a comment about "getting lost in nature". 'Cause yeah, the first thing I think of when I think of a beautiful, unspoiled landscape is a motorbike roaring through and ripping the shiat out of the land.

06 Dec 2012 07:55 AM
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talkertopc     
There does not seems to be a lot of grown women on Earth, I prefer Barsoom.

06 Dec 2012 07:56 AM
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Tillmaster     
It was good until those sporting people showed up.

06 Dec 2012 08:13 AM
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Mr. Ekshun     
Looks Photoshopped.

06 Dec 2012 08:16 AM
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