Unusual News Videos

Catholic robes - pomp, craft and propaganda

Intricately embroidered and gold embossed textiles have gone on display in London in an exhibition looking at vestments worn in the Catholic Church between the 16th and 19th centuries. Rough cut (no reporter narration).

Giant pink diamond from Christie's a cut above the rest

A pink diamond weighing in at almost 19 carats could fetch a record price of between $30 million (£23 million) and $50 million, according to Christie's auction house. Rought cut (no reporter narration).

Rarely seen: Greenland glacier calves (footage sped up by 1600 percent)

Footage of a half-hour calving of Helheim Glacier in Tasiilaq, Greenland, is sped up by 16 times than the actual event, where approximately 10 billion tons of ice broke off in a rarely documented single event on June 22, 2018.

British artist crafts new portraits from old technology

Artist Nick Gentry turns vintage data storage into portraits and sculptures

Teen pilot lands plane after losing wheel

17-year-old student pilot Maggie Taraska is still coming down to earth after a hair-raising maiden solo flight on Sunday. Shortly after take-off, Maggie had to land again - with one wheel missing.

INSIGHT: Abandoned baby flamingos learn to walk

Baby flamingos, who have been abandoned by their parents, are being trained to walk by their keepers in Prague zoo. The abandoned chicks are taken for daily walks around the zoo, helping them to become socialized so that they will be able to easily reintegrate with the rest of the flock.

On a swing and a run at the British Open Speedgolf Championships

Professional and amateur golfers are judged on the amount of time taken to complete the course - as well as how many shots they take. Rough cut (no reporter narration)

Underwater archaeologists make way for Israel's deep-sea gas pipeline

A team of scuba divers have been scouring the seabed where the Leviathan pipeline will be developed, in a bid to preserve relics from the 5,000 year old port of Dor 75 miles off the northern coast of Israel.

China's animation and comics market growing

Homegrown animation and comics industry expected to grow as it becomes a new trend for Chinese fans. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).