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John Duncan: Wild Scotland

John Duncan spent several months carefully planning and filing the wondrous beauty of Scotland. While he says he was only able to capture a fraction of the beauty Scotland has to offer, this video sure is breathtaking. For my second aerial film, entitled ‘Wild Scotland’, I wanted to showcase some of the wilderness this magnificent …

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History Buffs: Braveheart

Braveheart is a 1995 historical drama epic film directed by and starring Mel Gibson. Gibson portrays William Wallace, a 13th-century Scottish warrior who led the Scots in the First War of Scottish Independence against King Edward I of England. The story is based on Blind Harry’s epic poem The Actes and Deidis of the Illustre …

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John Duncan: Wild Scotland

Wild Scotland is a stunning short film about the wilderness of Scotland. He describes the film below. For my second aerial film, entitled ‘Wild Scotland’, I wanted to showcase some of the wilderness this magnificent country has to offer. From the Highlands and Islands on the west coast to John O’Groats and North Berwick on …

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Smithsonian Channel: How Waves Could’ve Created the Loch Ness Monster

Despite very little scientific evidence supporting the Loch Ness Monster’s existence, people routinely report it surfacing from the water. Dr. Tom Davey believes waves may be responsible for this phenomenon. Watch him test this hypothesis out with a state-of-the-art wave pool.  

Aubrey Manning: Scotland’s Place in Earth’s History

Aubrey Manning is Emeritus Professor of Natural History at the University. He is recognised as one of the country’s leading authorities on animal behaviour. Professor Manning tells the story of life in Scotland and how it is inextricably linked to the history of Earth itself. His lecture begins when the plate tectonics of our dynamic …

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Max Smith: A Sense of Place

Max Smith has filmed this beautiful short film in Argyll Forest Park in Scotland. He writtes; The First in a series of short films, aiming to give viewers an intimate view of wild habitats across the U.K, without the use of narration or a definitive plot, allowing viewers to take what they want from the …

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