Month: December 2018

Spines are naturally curved, not straight, so what good posture actually looks like isn’t as straightforward as you might think. Hosted by: Olivia Gordon SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at https://www.scishowtangents.org ———- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ———- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following
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The US associates “Auld Lang Syne” with the New Year, but not everyone does. Join the Vox Video Lab! https://www.vox.com/join After the ball drops in Times Square on New Year’s Eve, the crowd cheers, couples kiss, confetti flies and the song you hear is “Auld Lang Syne.” For Americans this song is associated with another
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Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/what-s-the-difference-between-hibernation-and-sleep-sheena-faherty The Arctic Ground Squirrel hibernates by burrowing under the permafrost and slipping into a state of suspended animation. The female black bear can give birth while she hibernates. The fat-tailed dwarf lemur prepares to hibernate by storing its fat reserves in its tail – doubling
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Tons of nuclear waste from a secret military operation are hiding underneath Greenland’s Ice sheet. Special thanks to William Colgan & the Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland Never-Before-Seen Footage Uncovers Antarctica’s First Scientific Missions Subscribe! https://www.youtube.com/user/DNewsChannel Read More: The abandoned ice sheet base at Camp Century, Greenland, in a warming climate https://agupubs.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/pdf/10.1002/2016GL069688 Net ablation
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Researchers are looking into the effects of raising melanin levels in skin to prevent melanoma. Here’s what you need to know. Two-Thirds of All Cancers Are Caused by One Thing: Your DNA – https://youtu.be/ZZUk0gF_-T4 Read More: Mammalian pigmentation is regulated by a distinct cAMP-dependent mechanism that controls melanosome pH http://stke.sciencemag.org/content/11/555/eaau7987 “The production of melanin increases
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We welcomed new science and discoveries in 2018, but unfortunately, we also had to say goodbye to some important figures in the scientific community. Hosted by: Hank Green SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at https://www.scishowtangents.org ———- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ———- Dooblydoo thanks
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Behind the Scenes: https://youtu.be/3HABgm-UUi0 Download Skunkworks! http://www.audible.com/Smarter Click here if you’re interested in subscribing: http://bit.ly/Subscribe2SED ⇊ Click below for more links! ⇊ April Jennifer Choi is a Mechanical Engineer and Professional Whip Artist from Peoria, IL. She has a Master’s Degree in Computational Fluid Dynamics as well as several Guinness World Records in Whip Cracking.
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Another year, another end-of-year video. Subscribe to our channel! http://goo.gl/0bsAjO Vox.com is a news website that helps you cut through the noise and understand what’s really driving the events in the headlines. Check out http://www.vox.com. Watch our full video catalog: http://goo.gl/IZONyE Follow Vox on Facebook: http://goo.gl/U2g06o Or Twitter: http://goo.gl/XFrZ5H
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New neanderthal research adds to the changing image of these early hominids, and they’re not at all what we thought. Ancient Humans & Neanderthals Had Sex, Here’s How It Changed Us Forever – https://youtu.be/ifSv1jXUzn4 Get 20% off http://www.domain.com domain names and web hosting when you use coupon code SEEKER at checkout! Read More: The Myth
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After the multi-processor video we look at processors that are central-ish…. Dr Steve Bagley takes apart the old IBM PC. EXTRA BITS: https://youtu.be/06bGCdvV1S4 https://www.facebook.com/computerphile Tweets by computer_phile This video was filmed and edited by Sean Riley. Computer Science at the University of Nottingham: https://bit.ly/nottscomputer Computerphile is a sister project to Brady Haran’s Numberphile. More at
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This is a really fun geometry problem. It comes from the UKMT, a test which is part of forming the Olympiad team in the UK. Thanks to Liam for sending it to me! Can you figure it out? Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/user/MindYourDecisions?sub_confirmation=1 Playlist to watch all videos on MindYourDecisions: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=UUHnj59g7jezwTy5GeL8EA_g This is the only channel to feature
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The ant world is an incredible, dangerous, and downright bizarre place. Some ants, though, are a lot cooler and more resourceful than you might give them credit for. Hosted by: Michael Aranda Special thanks to Dr. Adrian Smith of https://www.youtube.com/antlab for giving us special permission to highlight his video (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=heuYzC12etg) in #1. SciShow has a
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The first 1000 people to use this link will get a 2 month free trial of Skillshare: https://skl.sh/kurzgesagt4 Out in the vast coldness of outer space, there are planets that travel alone through darkness without the boundaries of a system. Here’s how this can happen – and why these frozen deserts might secretly harbor alien
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Stop taking so much Vitamin C & D, they’re doing literally nothing for you. Part 1 of 3: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1II147SIBlY&t=1s Part 2 of 3: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vVtcpf7miC8 Read More: Vitamin D, the Sunshine Supplement, Has Shadowy Money Behind It “The doctor most responsible for creating a billion-dollar juggernaut has received hundreds of thousands of dollars from the vitamin
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The countdown continues! Our 8th most popular video of 2018 cuts through the political fray. – If the problem was just Trump, it wouldn’t be happening in other places around the world, says political scientist Ian Bremmer. – All sorts of advanced industrial democracies have people getting angrier and voting more and more against the
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You may have seen posts online warning you about the dangers of eating burnt toast, but how much will that actually affect your health? Hosted by: Hank Green SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at https://www.scishowtangents.org ———- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ———- Dooblydoo thanks
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If I could live forever, should I? How does being reminded of our own mortality affect us psychologically? In this episode I speak with mortician and death positivity activist Caitlin Doughty and visit a cryonics facility trying to extend human life indefinitely. Will I take them up on their offer, or will I choose to
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There was a lot of thought behind the style — and controversy. Subscribe to our channel! http://goo.gl/0bsAjO What was the deal with that monk haircut? In this episode of Vox Almanac, Phil Edwards explores the history and controversy behind the style. Known as “tonsure,” the typical monk hairstyle has many variations throughout religions. The particular
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Materials with liquid-repelling properties are for more than just your phone. They can reduce drag for boats and help heat transfer at nuclear plants. Here’s how scientists are making these seemingly impossible materials. These Strange Metals Could Make Electronics Perfectly Efficient – https://youtu.be/HQcKEFoufLA Thumbnail image reprinted (adapted) with permission from Toward Condensation-Resistant Omniphobic Surfaces, Kyle
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Here on SciShow, we’ve talked a lot about poop and the science behind one of the more private aspects of our lives. So, our gift to you is a collection of just SOME of our poop-related episodes. Happy Holidays! Hosted by: Stefan Chin SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents. Check it out
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You may have heard theories that particle accelerators could destroy earth by creating strange matter, an accidental black hole, or by tearing the fabric of spacetime itself. But is there any real science behind these claims? There Are 30,000 Particle Accelerators In The World; What Do They All Do?! – https://youtu.be/1iOI8PIosVU Get 20% off http://www.domain.com
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Let the countdown begin! History and science (and danger) come together in our 10th most popular video of 2018. – Lucy Cooke—an acclaimed zoologist, author, and TV presenter—tells the story of Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar’s exotic animal menagerie, which included four hippos illegally imported from Africa. – Four hippos became eight, and eight became
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Unlike their friendly, flower-pollinating cousin, the bee, wasps are best known for stinging people, ruining picnics, and generally being jerks… so should we just totally get rid of them? Hosted by: Hank Green SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at https://www.scishowtangents.org ———- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on
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The tourist guides promote it as Georgia’s Little Grand Canyon: but this is a scar on the Earth, caused by humans either not understanding or not caring about geology. Is it natural? Or man-made? Or both? I’m at http://tomscott.com on Twitter at http://twitter.com/tomscott on Facebook at http://facebook.com/tomscott and on Instagram as tomscottgo
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A launch mishap led to the best experimental confirmation of gravitational redshift. Get a free audiobook with a 30-day trial of Audible: http://audible.com/VERITASIUM or text VERITASIUM to 500500 Huge thanks to Dr. Pacome Delva: https://ve42.co/pacome Dr. Sven Herrmann: https://ve42.co/sven Gravitational Redshift Test Using Eccentric Galileo Satellites: https://ve42.co/GRtest Disclaimer: It is arguable what is THE best
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Using the cyclical nature of religion as a framework for the inevitably of change, Ben Lee compares social and technological realities at work in the world 500 years ago with similar pressure points converging upon us today. After suggesting that we are uniquely living as a “handoff generation” in the liminal space between the way
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