First Phase, the basic conditioning phase, is seven weeks long and develops the class in physical training, water competency and mental tenacity while continuing to build teamwork. During First Phase, the class completes Hell Week which is a grueling five-and-a-half day stretch, when each candidate sleeps only about four total hours but runs more than 200 miles and does physical training for more than 20 hours per day. Hell Week finds those candidates who have the commitment and dedication required of a SEAL and is considered the ultimate test of a soldier’s will and class teamwork. Because of its particularly challenging requirements, many students begin questioning their decision to attend BUD/S training, with a significant number deciding to Drop on Request (DOR).
Decorated veteran Billy Heflin shares what it was like for him to be a "tunnel rat" in the Vietnam War. Excerpts taken from the documentary "First Kill" http://www.docsonline.tv/documentary/first-kill
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Movie clips from "Hell or High Water" (2016) Music by Chris Stapleton (2015)
Angel of the City - Cobra (1986) Performed by Robert Tepper Written by Robert Tepper Produced by Joe Chicarelli Scotti Brothers Records
BKB heavyweight world titlist Bobby Gunn faces Ernest Jackson on 12/1/2011. Sorry the video quality isn't better. I cleaned it up a bit but it was limited by the recording source.
Richard Wesley was bow hunting near Fire River, Ontario, when he noticed a large black bear roaming nearby. At first, the bear seemed unfazed by Wesley's presence, but when the hunter makes a sound in an attempt to scare off the approaching bear, it charges. Full story here: https://ca.yahoo.com/news/news/charging-bear-comes-hunter-terrifying-202823607.html
Recorded at the Moses Znaimer Conference - IdeaCity 2013 Geordie Rose, Founder of D-Wave tells us about quantum computing and how he thinks we will be able to exploit parallel universes to solve problems that we can't do otherwise. Plus he has three predictions.