Month: May 2019

Aerogels are the world’s lightest (least dense) solids. They are also excellent thermal insulators and have been used in numerous Mars missions and the Stardust comet particle-return mission. The focus of this video is silica aerogels, though graphene aerogels are now technically the lightest. At one point Dr. Steven Jones literally held the Guinness World
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Animator: Aleksandra Glebocka Voice: Laura Bates BRIEF: Moving Pictures, conceive and produce an animation to accompany one of two selected audio files that will clarify, energise and illuminate the content Visit the RSA Student Design Awards website: http://sda.thersa.org/ Follow the RSA on Twitter: https://twitter.com/RSAEvents Like the RSA on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/theRSAorg Listen to RSA podcasts: https://soundcloud.com/the_rsa
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The global fertility rate, or the number of children per woman, has halved over the last 50 years. What will having fewer babies mean for the future of humanity? In this funny, eye-opening talk, journalist (and self-described exhausted dad) Wajahat Ali examines how the current trend could lead to unexpected problems — and shares why
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…after nearly starting one. Join the Video Lab! http://bit.ly/video-lab The Cuban Missile Crisis was the closest the world has ever come to all-out nuclear war, and it all started with a photo. On October 15th, 1962, Dino Brugioni, a senior analyst at the newly-formed National Photographic Interpretation Center, identified missile trailers measuring approximately 65 feet
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Blue supergiant stars some of the hottest, biggest young stars in the universe, and their molten cores can reveal more about the formation of everything. How Scientists Found the Universe’s First Type of Molecule – https://youtu.be/lxepnATltvU Read More: Blue supergiant stars open doors to concert in space https://nieuws.kuleuven.be/en/content/2019/astronomy-bowman-blue-supergiants “Stars come in different shapes, sizes and
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Animator: Leanna Dooley Voice: Laura Bates BRIEF: Moving Pictures, conceive and produce an animation to accompany one of two selected audio files that will clarify, energise and illuminate the content AWARD: RSA Staff Award £500 + Natracare Award £1000 Visit the RSA Student Design Awards website: http://sda.thersa.org/ Follow the RSA on Twitter: https://twitter.com/RSAEvents Like the
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This test question in England confused many 11 year old students, and even some teachers. Some of you may see the answer right away, but please be nice: it’s a challenge to solve such problems with the pressure of a timed test. Source https://www.tes.com/news/exclusive-could-you-do-sats-question-made-pupils-cry 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 Send
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Thanks to Friends of Caesar Creek for supporting this episode of SciShow! Go to http://bit.ly/FriendsofCaesarCreek to plan your next outdoor adventure! Modern-day Ohio is more than 600 kilometers from the ocean – yet it has thousands of ocean fossils dating back to the Ordovician, giving us a glimpse at its past under an ancient, fishless
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Animator: Charlie Griffin Voice: Sam Conniff Allende BRIEF: Moving Pictures, conceive and produce an animation to accompany one of two selected audio files that will clarify, energise and illuminate the content Visit the RSA Student Design Awards website: http://sda.thersa.org/ Follow the RSA on Twitter: https://twitter.com/RSAEvents Like the RSA on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/theRSAorg Listen to RSA podcasts:
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Dr. Winlove Mojica shows the audience the value of finding what you love, chasing your true passion, and transforming that into your roots for contributing to society through various means, such as social media, for the betterment of all. Dr. Winlove P. Mojica is a Clinical Associate Professor at the Section of Dermatology Philippine General
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Amit Lodha is one of the most versatile personas, who is not only a fantastic novelist, but even a tennis and squash aficionado, a music buff and an IPS officer. With several laurels including the prestigious President’s Police Medal for Meritorious Service to his name, he also penned down “Bihar Diaries”, an engaging and wondrous
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Animator: Arthur Kearns Voice: Sam Conniff Allende BRIEF: Moving Pictures, conceive and produce an animation to accompany one of two selected audio files that will clarify, energise and illuminate the content AWARD: RSA Legacies fund £500 Visit the RSA Student Design Awards website: http://sda.thersa.org/ Follow the RSA on Twitter: https://twitter.com/RSAEvents Like the RSA on Facebook:
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DIY Science Project – Make a colored vortex ring in the pool Check out Monstrum from PBS: Thanks to Derek Muller from Veritasium for letting me use his pool! Creator/Host: Dianna Cowern Editors: Leland Schmidt & Levi Butner Research: Dianna & Imogen Ashford Writing: Imogen Ashford Animations: Keegan Larwin
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Can’t fall asleep? These sleep tips are better than ASMR! Watch our SLEEP playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLvFsG9gYFxY85s27YGtdvb8yHX_ELDCIM FOLLOW US! Greg Instagram: https://instagram.com/whalewatchmeplz Twitter: https://twitter.com/whalewatchmeplz Mitch Instagram: https://instagram.com/mitchellmoffit Twitter: https://twitter.com/mitchellmoffit ASAPScience Instagram: https://instagram.com/asapscience Facebook: https://facebook.com/asapscience Twitter: https://twitter.com/asapscience Tumblr: https://asapscience.tumblr.com Created by Mitchell Moffit and Gregory Brown Written by: Mitch Moffit and Rachel Salt Illustrated by: Max Simmons Edited
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Einstein’s general theory of relativity was confirmed one hundred years ago today. Go to http://bit.ly/LightFallsSciShow to take a theatrical journey with physicist Brian Greene and explore this discovery in LIGHT FALLS on PBS. Hank faces off against Minute Physics’s Henry Reich in a battle of eccentricities, fashion, and plant puns. https://www.youtube.com/user/minutephysics Hosted by: Michael Aranda
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What should modern leadership look like? Entrepreneur and former Icelandic presidential candidate Halla Tómasdóttir thinks global leaders need to change their ways — or risk becoming irrelevant. In a conversation with curator Bryn Freedman, she shows how anybody can step up and make a difference, even if you don’t yet have power. “There’s a leader
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Animator: Julen Goni Voice: Sam Conniff Allende BRIEF: Moving Pictures, conceive and produce an animation to accompany one of two selected audio files that will clarify, energise and illuminate the content AWARD: RSA Legacies fund £500 Visit the RSA Student Design Awards website: http://sda.thersa.org/ Follow the RSA on Twitter: https://twitter.com/RSAEvents Like the RSA on Facebook:
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CRISPR-Cas3 could be the new gene editing tool we need to finally eliminate diseases from our genome. Here’s how it works. What Happens When a Human Gets Rabies? – https://youtu.be/0PHoioJ2ViY Read More: CRISPR-Cas3 innovation holds promise for disease cures, advancing science https://news.cornell.edu/stories/2019/04/crispr-cas3-innovation-holds-promise-disease-cures-advancing-science “The CRISPR-Cas3 technology also allows researchers to scan through the genome and detect
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Build your own website today at https://wix.com/go/scishow. Some animals live in pretty extreme places, but the lava cricket might be the most hardcore of them all. These crickets have only been observed right after volcanic eruptions, and scientists have questions, like “How does a flightless insect appear on freshly-cooled lava?” Hosted by: Olivia Gordon SciShow
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Watch my collab with Donut Media: https://youtu.be/1RNc-2hpHP8 Thanks to Donut Media for supporting Vsauce2 and having me on their channel. Go check them out and support them. They’re great! While working on the interplay between thermodynamics and information theory, physicist Juan Parrondo realized that a system of losing games could actually produce a winning result.
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We have seen some critical health advancements in the last hundred years. We’ve made great headway in diagnostic testing and continue to study and develop innovative therapeutics. But overall, this part of your life hasn’t changed much. You still become ill, sit in a fluorescent waiting room to see a doctor and take a one-size-fits-all
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This equation is not true with decimal numbers. But what if we use other number bases? This viral math meme turns into a nice little puzzle, which, as they say, only geniuses can solve! Sources https://www.quora.com/Is-9-+-10-21 https://knowyourmeme.com/memes/9-10-21 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Numeral_system https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liber_Abaci#Modus_Indorum 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 Send me your favorite puzzles/suggestions by
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Ben Sparks discusses the math behind a curious problem…. Check out Brilliant (get 20% off their premium service): https://brilliant.org/numberphile (sponsor) More links & stuff in full description below ↓↓↓ Worst Mouse Ever merch (including T-Shirt): https://teespring.com/worst-mouse-ever-numberphile Circling Tactic merch: https://teespring.com/circling-tactic More videos with Ben Sparks: http://bit.ly/Sparks_Playlist Ben’s own website: https://www.bensparks.co.uk Animation with GeoGebra: https://www.geogebra.org Numberphile
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In an astonishing talk and tech demo, software researcher Doug Roble debuts “DigiDoug”: a real-time, 3-D, digital rendering of his likeness that’s accurate down to the scale of pores and wrinkles. Powered by an inertial motion capture suit, deep neural networks and enormous amounts of data, DigiDoug renders the real Doug’s emotions (and even how
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Leprosy brings to mind images of biblical beggars, lonely leper colonies, and seems, for some, to have all but disappeared into the history books. But leprosy stills haunts many parts of the world and there’s an absurd amount that we don’t know about the disease. ____________________ SICK is a new series that looks at how
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I don’t think I did a good job explaining quantum computers in the last video, so here’s a more detailed explanation. Audio Book: https://goo.gl/p8auh3 Amazon US link: http://bit.ly/NewThinkingbook Amazon India Link: https://goo.gl/qJCC1T Amazon UK link: https://goo.gl/RBxisf Subscribe here: https://goo.gl/9FS8uF Check out the previous episode: Become a Patron!: https://www.patreon.com/ColdFusion_TV CF Bitcoin address: 13SjyCXPB9o3iN4LitYQ2wYKeqYTShPub8 Hi, welcome to
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If you invent a new theme park or amusement ride, how do you test it to make sure it’s safe? There’s no Federal Bureau of Zip Lines. I visited one of the companies that does just that sort of testing – and, now, inventing. More about Holmes Solutions: https://holmessolutions.com/ And their adventure recreation division: https://holmessolutions.com/case-study/adventure-recreation
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Give yourself the gift of knowledge with a subscription to Big Think Edge. http://bit.ly/bigthinkedge – Everyone’s experience with depression is different, but for comedian Pete Holmes the key to living with depression has been to observe his own thoughts in an impartial way. – Holmes’ method, taught to him by psychologist and spiritual leader Ram
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