Video matrix 05/06/2014: US soldier freed, Queen's Speech, Heathrow Terminal 2, antique music box and boiling Coca-Cola


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1. Taliban footage of US soldier handover

Footage posted on official website Al-Emarah shows the moment US army sergeant Bowe Bergdahl was released after five years in captivity in Afghanistan


2. Queen’s Speech

The full Queen’s Speech at Parliament on 4 June laying down new Government legislation, including sweeping pension reforms and a 5p plastic bag charge


3. Opening of Heathrow’s Terminal 2

The new £2.5 billion terminal, complete with a Heston Blumenthal restaurant, welcomes its first passengers as staff anticipate a bright future


4. Antique Swiss music box

This music box from the early 19th century is beautifully handcrafted and features an exquisite, mechanical bird whose song could easily be mistaken for the real thing


5. Boiling Coca-Cola

The Crazy Russian Hacker conducts this simple science experiment to demonstrate just how much sugar is really hidden in the popular soft-drink