The Andes as a climatic divide

Patagonia is located at the southernmost tip of the American continent. The Andes divide the country into a Chilean and an Argentinean part. The Patagonian Andes are an extreme climatic divide. Author: ZDF/Terra X/R.Marel/S.Hillmann/C.Gerisch/A.Kindler/SpiegelTV/Maximilian Mohr Translation and dubbing: alugha Click here to watch more videos: https://alugha.com/TerraX

LicenseCreative Commons Attribution

More videos by this producer

This is how trees drink water

When it's pouring rain in the forest, many trees binge-drink. That sounds easier than it is. How do trees actually transport water from the ground up to their crowns? Author: ZDF/TerraX/Colourfield Tell A Vision/Petra Höfer, Freddie Röckenhaus/Tobias Kaufmann/422 south/Johannes Fritsche/Jochen Schm

The invention of the battery

By layering copper disks, cardboard dipped in acid and zinc disks, physicist Alessandro Volta invented the so-called "voltaic pile," the world's first battery. Author: ZDF/scobel/Claus Ast/Tamara Skalski/Maximilian Mohr Translation and dubbing: alugha Click here to see more videos: https://alugha

The menstrual cycle

From the first menstruation until menopause, a hormonal cycle regulates the female body to prepare it for a possible pregnancy. The cycle can be divided into different phases. Author: ZDF/TerraX/Anke Plascher/Ellen Haas/Anna-Lena Neidlinger/MUSIC Maximilian Mohr Translation and dubbing: alugha Cl