Month: June 2019

As a species, humans tend to have a bit of a fondness for mind altering substances. Is this true of other animals as well? Hosted by: Hank Green SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at http://www.scishowtangents.org ———- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ———- Huge thanks
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From returning to the Moon to establishing outposts on Mars, NASA has the need for more power than ever before. Could nuclear fission be the solution they’ve been searching for? Watch more Focal Point! | https://bit.ly/2J9b9LC Read More: Demonstration Proves Nuclear Fission System Can Provide Space Exploration Power https://www.nasa.gov/press-release/demonstration-proves-nuclear-fission-system-can-provide-space-exploration-power “NASA and the Department of Energy’s
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Skillshare is offering SciShow viewers two months of unlimited access to Skillshare for free! Try it here: https://skl.sh/scishow-16 You’re minding your own business, looking at blankets, when suddenly you feel something heavenly. Now you are petting an inanimate object and thinking about naming it and bringing it home. Why do some fabrics feel so soft?!
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Thank you to Health Canada for sponsoring this video. More information about vaping can be found on the Health Canada website at http://Canada.ca/Vaping-Info. Thanks for watching, and subscribe for new videos every week! 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
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Caster Semenya’s court case is the latest chapter in a long and confusing history. Try Dashlane free here: dashlane.com/vox Get 10% off now with my promo code: VOX This spring, the Court of Arbitration for Sport upheld rules imposed by the International Association of Athletic Federations (IAAF) limiting the participation of female athletes with high
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Give yourself the gift of knowledge — subscribe to Big Think Edge: http://bit.ly/bigthinkedge At one point, America needed to be called a Judeo-Christian nation. Now, with growing populations of Muslims, Evangelicals, Sikhs, Atheists, and other faiths, what should America call itself next? – America wasn’t always known as Judeo-Christian nation. Rather, it used to be
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Listen to Yara Melki and discover how her grandmother was an inspiration for a better world. يارا ملكي: 17 سنة، السّفر ولقاء شعوب من كلّ البلدان والتّعرّف على ثقافات جديدة شغفها. بتهتم كتير بقضايا المجتمع. بتحلم تصير مخرجة أفلام وتغيّر العالم يللي عايشين فيه. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED
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Go to https://curiositystream.com/scishow to start streaming Dream the Future. Use the promo code scishow during the sign-up process to get your first 31 days free. You might have seen this story circulating on social media…but we’re here to let you know that children are NOT growing horns because they use cellphones. This is a great
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Thanks to CuriosityStream for supporting this video. Head to http://curiositystream.com/minutephysics and use promo code minutephysics for 30 days FREE! This video is about the Portal Paradox – a paradox in the video game Portal (and Portal 2) regarding whether or not a companion cube passing through a moving portal plops out of the other end
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Child labor was widely practiced until a photographer showed the public what it looked like. This video is presented by CuriosityStream: https://www.curiositystream.com/Vox Become a Video Lab member! http://bit.ly/video-lab The 1900 US Federal Census revealed that 1.75 million children under the age of 16, more than one in five, were gainfully employed. They worked all over
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SpaceX plans to launch 12,000 satellites in a mission to provide universal internet. But at what cost to studying the stars? Is There Space for 12,000 More Satellites Up There? Read More: SpaceX Launches 60 Starlink Internet Satellites Into Orbit “SpaceX launched a batch of 60 internet communications satellites from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station
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I wanted to let you all know where I’m at since stepping away from youtube. There is a tremendous amount I’ve learned and I want to share with you. Some of it is in this video, but there is so much more I know I could be doing, I’m just not sure how yet. This
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Testing new treatments in other animals can help us spot complications or potential pitfalls, but the results don’t always carry over to humans, which means that safely going from animal to human trials is a lot more complicated than you might think. Hosted by: Olivia Gordon Camera Operator: Hiroka Matsushima SciShow has a spinoff podcast!
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Discussing tattoos is no easy task from child-to-parent. Through personal experiences, Chloe heartens open mindedness, and hopes to break the taboo associated with tattooing. In her storytelling, she encourages inclusivity and empathy to create a middle ground for all individuals seeking to come to terms with this medium. Chloe Kwok is an Illustration student attending
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The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) is one of the top ranked universities in the world. A neat little algebra question appeared on its admissions exam 150 years ago, and this video presents a solution. How To Solve An MIT Admissions Question, Geometry 1869 MIT Test Question in 1869, The Order Of Operations Sources MIT
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The Dolan Twins, Cardi B and even YOU are going to die. So, this is how science can help you cope with death. Buy THE BIG PICTURE: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/26150770-the-big-picture 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
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The most popular way to kill fish isn’t great for the fish — or our taste buds. Ting Mobile is the smarter choice for affordable cell phone service. Get a $25 credit when you try Ting at https://vox.ting.com Become a Vox Video Lab member! http://bit.ly/video-lab Most fish die the same way — slow suffocation in
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From outsmarting the self check-out to providing options for patients with communication disorders, merging mind with machine could be the next frontier for humanity. How close are we to controlling machines with our minds? Read more: This New Mind-Controlled Robot Arm Works Without a Brain Implant https://www.sciencealert.com/new-robot-arm-can-be-mind-controlled-without-an-invasive-brain-implant “A team from Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) is…
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Plausible text generation has been around for a couple of years, but how does it work – and what’s next? Rob Miles on Language Models and Transformers. More from Rob Miles: http://bit.ly/Rob_Miles_YouTube AI YouTube Comments: https://youtu.be/XyMdpcAPnZc Thanks to Nottingham Hackspace for providing the filming location: http://bit.ly/notthack https://www.facebook.com/computerphile Tweets by computer_phile This video was filmed and
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Get your first audiobook and 2Audible originals free when you try Audible for 30 days visit https://www.audible.com/scishow or text ‘scishow’ to 500 500! When it comes to creating vegetarian meat substitutes, flavor is only one hurdle—smell and texture are also major factors, and scientists have been making breakthroughs on creating a convincing meatless meat experience.
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Ya Impro will take the stage of TEDxAUTH 2019 as its first performers. Since October 2018, Ya Impro teach the art of improvisation to the people of Thessaloniki. With no script, no safety net, they create a world where everything is possible and show how to make anything from nothing. Since October 2018, Ya Impro
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The story of how a hastily-drawn line divided one people into two. This video is presented by CuriosityStream: https://www.curiositystream.com/borders Join the Video Lab to help us make more Vox Borders! http://bit.ly/video-lab We’re releasing two exclusive Vox Borders extras for Video Lab members this week: A look from producer Christina Thornell on her inspiration for Borders
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The Milky Way doesn’t just have one twin, it has multiple, and each one of them can tell us more about how our galaxy has lived and how it might be destroyed. How Scientists Found the Universe’s First Type of Molecule – Read More: Twins! Distant Galaxy Looks Like Our Own Milky Way https://www.space.com/11841-milky-spiral-galaxy-twins-photo.html “The
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Explore William Shakespeare’s classic tragedy, “Hamlet,” a play about conspiracy, deception and the tragic consequences of indecision. — “Who’s there?” Whispered in the dark, this question begins a tale of conspiracy, deception and moral ambiguity. And in a play where everyone has something to hide, its answer is far from simple. Written by William Shakespeare,
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James Grime has a card trick (and wants your help improving it). Get your first audiobook and 2 Audible Originals free when you try Audible for 30 days. Visit http://www.audible.com/numberphile or text numberphile to 500 500. (sponsor) More links & stuff in full description below ↓↓↓ More videos about Card Tricks: http://bit.ly/Cards_Shuffling More James Grime
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If you can find a phone book these days, science is here to help you rip it in half with your bare hands! Hosted by: Olivia Gordon SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at http://www.scishowtangents.org ———- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ———- Huge thanks go
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A few weeks before his release from prison, Jarrell Daniels took a class where incarcerated men learned alongside prosecutors. By simply sitting together and talking, they uncovered surprising truths about the criminal justice system and ideas for how real change happens. Now a scholar and activist, Daniels reflects on how collaborative education could transform the
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