Month: February 2019

This week, Dr. Shini Somara goes toe to toe with Hank in a battle of wits about fluid dynamics and life in space. Hosted by: Michael Aranda Check out Shini on Crash Course Engineering or Physics: https://www.youtube.com/crashcourse SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at https://www.scishowtangents.org ———- Support SciShow by
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Learn about the life of American artist Jean-Michel Basquiat, from his start as part of graffiti duo SAMO to his rise as an internationally renowned painter. — Like Beat writers who composed their work by shredding and reassembling scraps of writing, artist Jean-Michel Basquiat used similar techniques to remix his materials. Pulling in splintered anatomy,
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Welcome to the Game Garage! A series of three new, experimental quizzes and games. Thanks today to Evan Edinger – https://youtube.com/naveregnide – and Luke Cutforth – https://youtube.com/lukecutforth – for being the guinea pigs for Game 1: Weight For It. Sure, we could have spent a fortune on a massive studio, huge props and a giant
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Anger is a powerful emotion — it warns us of threat, insult, indignity and harm. But across the world, girls and women are taught that their anger is better left unvoiced, says author Soraya Chemaly. Why is that, and what might we lose in this silence? In a provocative, thoughtful talk, Chemaly explores the dangerous
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For decades, humans have fantasized about living on the moon, but we haven’t sent anyone there since 1972. So, how close are we to a moon base? Apollo – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9wo1jasvnUg&list=PL6uC-XGZC7X6t9SWSCN0ETF6HWcxy6bVc How Close Are We? Season 2 – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZW_YCWLyv6A&list=PL6uC-XGZC7X4X5RRtme4oR1OOkjViKo8M Read More: How NASA plans to use lunar dust to build structures on the Moon https://www.theverge.com/2018/9/18/17870688/nasa-moon-construction-building-lunar-dust-material “NASA’s
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13,000 years ago, North America seemed to be thawing from a 2.6 million-year ice age. Then, a huge swath of Earth was suddenly plunged back into the cold for 1,000 years. To understand why we need to talk about megafloods. Check out the PBS Eons episode about epic floods: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YWZgfPGtQEs&feature=youtu.be Hosted by: Stefan Chin and
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Thanks to León from Argentina for suggesting this problem! It comes from the 1995 Mathematical Olympiad, and I will explain how you could solve it in your head in 1 minute. Amazon’s hanging cable problem: Hardest easy geometry problem: My book “The Best Mental Math Tricks (rated 4.8/5 stars on 5 reviews) http://amzn.to/18maAdo Picasso joke
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James Grime on the Hadwiger–Nelson problem. Check out Brilliant (get 20% off their premium service): https://brilliant.org/numberphile (sponsor) Extra footage from this interview: https://youtu.be/7nBtRKvUox4 The Four Color Map Theorem: https://youtu.be/NgbK43jB4rQ More on James Grime (you can book him for talks): http://singingbanana.com More James Grime videos: http://bit.ly/grimevideos The de Grey paper: https://arxiv.org/abs/1804.02385 A good write up on
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White mobs destroyed “Black Wall Street.” But where are the victims’ bodies? Become a Video Lab member! http://bit.ly/video-lab Nearly 100 years ago, a white mob destroyed an American neighborhood called “Black Wall Street,” murdering an estimated 300 people in Tulsa, Oklahoma. That incident — known as the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre — has been largely
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Can’t get enough bees? Check out this week’s bee-themed episode of SciShow Tangents, the SciShow spin-off podcast: https://www.wnycstudios.org/story/scishow-tangents-bees There are more than 20,000 species of bees, all of which buzz when they fly, and many of which also do it to communicate. But some bees buzz for a completely different reason that has nothing to
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Thanks for watching, and subscribe for new videos every weekday! Subscribe: http://bit.ly/SubToMattSantoro | Podcast: http://bit.ly/SubToMSPodcast Catch up on my latest uploads! https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLe7K6kDBf74EgSlmhy6Wavip716_-JRPG&playnext=1&index=2 Watch more: Creepy, Scary, and Chilling Topics! https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLe7K6kDBf74HK4A_zHEB-aQLNEErSikq5&playnext=1&index=2 50 Amazing Facts to Blow Your Mind! https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLe7K6kDBf74Hp_q_-bs6g5Ulju0Lp__Ss&playnext=1&index=2 Mysterious, Cryptic, and Mystical Topics! https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLe7K6kDBf74F_S6Jt4inbGZM6kfZ4Y2ar&playnext=1&index=2 Fascinating, Amazing, and Funny Topics! https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLe7K6kDBf74GbkIhmSYCfb0Ctc1sl8-v5&playnext=1&index=2 All-Time Most Popular Videos! https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLe7K6kDBf74GcJABXEUfqDHSIlBojZZQO&playnext=1&index=2
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Swarm robotics involve multiple robots cooperating. Researchers at Kirstin Petersen’s Lab at Cornell are looking at soft robots as an affordable option. Grad Student Steven Ceron showed us some of the projects in the lab. 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:
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Vox producer Christophe Haubursin gives you a taste of what goes on in Video Lab, our YouTube membership program. Each month, someone from the video team breaks down our favorite videos on the internet, so you don’t have to spend time searching for the good stuff. Joining the Video Lab helps us make more our
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How we might experience the unpleasantness of pain might come down to these 150 neurons in mouse brains. How Close Are We to Downloading the Human Brain? – https://youtu.be/DE5e5zF6a-8 Read More: Scientists Find Brain Cells That Make Pain Hurt https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2019/01/17/686205971/scientists-find-brain-cells-that-make-pain-hurt “”This study is a major advance,” says Irene Tracey, a pain neuroscientist at Oxford University
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Explore the works of science fiction visionary Octavia E. Butler, whose novels, such as “Parable of the Sower,” influenced the growing popularity of Afrofuturism. — Much science fiction features white male heroes who blast aliens or become saviors of brown people. Octavia E. Butler knew she could tell a better story. She built stunning worlds
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Christopher Beem (Ph.D., University of Chicago) is managing director of the McCourtney Institute for Democracy. He is the author or co-editor of five books, including The Necessity of Politics (University of Chicago Press). His latest book, Democratic Humility: Reinhold Niebuhr, Neuroscience and America’s Political Crisis (Lexington Books, 2015) argues that democracy requires a specific kind
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Visit https://www.asgct.org/education for more free resources on gene and cell therapy, including progress on a number of promising treatments already in development. Gene therapy is really complicated both scientifically and ethically. But it also has the potential to do some amazing things – like treating life threatening diseases in babies before they are even born.
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Curiosity Box: https://www.curiositybox.com MrBeast’s $1,000,000 Dilemma: https://youtu.be/NkYCWqzBc7M Newcomb’s Paradox has confounded philosophers, mathematicians, and game players for over 50 years. The problem is simple: You can take Box A, which contains $1,000, *and* Box B, which contains either $0 or $1,000,000, or you can just take Box B. The right choice seems obvious — but
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Go see William Osman’s video about building the car! – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7ZK_fnS62Lk and thanks to Michael Reeves for being a guinea pig: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCtHaxi4GTYDpJgMSGy7AeSw/ We built a car that you drive with real-life video game lag, and used it for an ill-advised, mostly-unscientific experiment about motion sickness. In case it wasn’t obvious: we did this in a
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Microfibers, used to make things like yoga pants, are the ocean’s tiniest problem. To go deeper on this topic, make sure to read Vox science reporter Brian Resnick’s article on Vox.com: https://www.vox.com/the-goods/2018/9/19/17800654/clothes-plastic-pollution-polyester-washing-machine Help us make more ambitious videos by joining the Vox Video Lab. It gets you exclusive perks, like livestream Q&As with all the
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When these divers accidentally uncovered an enormous world of neon nightlife underwater, the only logical next step was to engineer a way to see like a shark. Everything It Takes to Explore Beneath Polar Ice Caps – https://youtu.be/f4kVgWDxBMc Read More David Gruber: Seeing the Ocean in Neon https://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2014/10/141024-emerging-explorer-gruber-sea-ocean-marine-biologist-fluorescent-light-science/ “Only animals with special filters in their
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This video was supported by KiwiCo. Learn more about KiwiCo’s seven different subscription options here: kiwico.com/scishow From peeing out of their mouths to being capable of living in icy water, turtles have evolved remarkable, but a little bit bizarre traits to survive. Hosted by: Stefan Chin SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents.
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