Here is the same video as seen in iMovie:
Video CommentaryThe following explains some of the thinking behind the editing choices.
- Cutting on softer sounds like vowels as opposed to hard consonants when someone is speaking
- Cutting on movement be it movement in shot or the camera moving
- Using sound bridges between shots or scenes
Alternative VersionJust for fun and so you can see how much of an impact music has, here is the same video with a different song.
Videos: Big Picture: Research and Development in the Arctic, National Archives and Records Administration (circa 1957) CC0 1.0 Universal; NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Flying Low over Southeast Greenland, (2013), Attribution 2.0 Generic (CC BY 2.0)
Music: Minimal by Xylo-Ziko is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike License, Shimmer by Krackatoa is licensed under a Attribution-Noncommercial-ShareAlike