Month: August 2020

Silfra, in Þingvellir National Park in Iceland, is where the Eurasian and North American continental plates are dividing. It’s a crack in the earth where you can snorkel or dive between the continents. Well, sort of. As ever, it’s a bit more complicated than that. Þingvellir geology: https://www.thingvellir.is/en/history-nature/nature/geologic-history/ https://notendur.hi.is/oi/geology_of_thingvellir.htm Þingvellir history: https://www.thingvellir.is/en/history-nature/history/ An interoduction to
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Eleven-year-old Jolia Bossette on being a Black kid in America. Welcome to our first-ever week of programming for kids! The killings of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and hundreds of other Black Americans at the hands of police officers have inspired protests across the country and around the world. The news coverage has been impossible for
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NASA’s latest mission is heading to the Trojan asteroids to help us answer some of the biggest questions about the origin of our solar system. » Subscribe to Seeker!http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Watch more Countdown to Launch: http://bit.ly/CTLplaylist » Visit our shop at http://shop.seeker.com As of August 2020, NASA officially approved the construction of its asteroid hunting
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Thanks to Robin for the suggestion! Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/user/MindYourDecisions?sub_confirmation=1 Send me suggestions by email (address in video). I consider all ideas though can’t always reply! Like many YouTubers I use popular software to prepare my videos. You can search for animation software tutorials on YouTube to learn how to make videos. Be prepared–animation is time consuming
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TikTok’s in trouble. But so is the internet as we know it. Join the Open Sourced Reporting Network: http://www.vox.com/opensourcednetwork Subscribe to our channel! http://goo.gl/0bsAjO On August 6, President Trump issued an executive order prohibiting transactions with the video-sharing app TikTok. His order said that because TikTok is owned by the Beijing-based company ByteDance, the app
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Join Mental Floss’s Justin Dodd for a fun trivia game. Write your answers in the live chat for a chance to be crowned Champion of the Internet. Tub Trivia is a new quiz show from Mental Floss. It’s like pub trivia … but in a bathroom. — Mental Floss is For The Curious: we bring
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The suffrage movement didn’t protect all women’s right to vote. Subscribe to our channel! http://goo.gl/0bsAjO On this landmark 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage, historians Martha S. Jones and Daina Ramey Berry reflect on what the 19th Amendment means for Black American women. The women’s suffrage movement was a predominantly white cause, one that sacrificed the
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Food history is, in many ways, the history of humanity. But which development was more important, cooking meat or harvesting grains? Producing sugar or digging up potatoes? We break down our picks for the most impactful foods in human history on this episode of Food History. In this episode of Food History, we’re breaking down
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Sign up to Morning Brew for free today here: https://cen.yt/morningbrewcoldfusion Blockchain Series: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL0iVR8sl9TiX5HUjgRRz94tlct5Upgm9E — About ColdFusion — ColdFusion is an Australian based online media company independently run by Dagogo Altraide since 2009. Topics cover anything in science, technology, history and business in a calm and relaxed environment. If you enjoy my content, please consider subscribing!
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## Related Videos Q&A, Lockdown Edition: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SVmEXdGqO-s Cortex Animated 105: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tDCyFfpHW4E ## Crowdfunders Bob Kunz, John Buchan, Nevin Spoljaric, Donal Botkin, BN-12, Chris Chapin, Richard Jenkins, Phil Gardner, Martin, Steven Grimm, سليمان العقل, David F Watson, Colin Millions, Saki Comandao, Ben Schwab, Jason Lewandowski, Marco Arment, Shantanu Raj, rictic, emptymachine, George Lin, Henry Ng, Thunda
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LG Velvet: https://www.lg.com/us/mobile-phones/velvet-5g Thanks to LG for sponsoring this video and supporting Vsauce2. Watch my newest video, “Surviving the Deadliest Two-Player Game”: https://youtu.be/ACtsYN1TWLg No, you CAN’T name one thing in this photo. And neither can I. That level of visual chaos is deliberate, because it reveals what our brain goes through countless times each day
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This was the hardest problem in the 2002-3 British Mathematical Olympiad. Thanks to Nahian for the suggestion! British Mathematical Olympiad 2002-2003 problem 5 https://bmos.ukmt.org.uk/home/bmo1-2003.pdf A Mathematical Olympiad Primer Paperback – 1 Aug. 2011 Math Forum post http://mathforum.org/library/drmath/view/77092.html Math StackExchange post https://math.stackexchange.com/questions/2123011/find-all-positive-integers-a-b-c-to-the-equation-ab-abc Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/user/MindYourDecisions?sub_confirmation=1 Send me suggestions by email (address in video). I consider all ideas
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Sooner or later, I was going to get around to this: it’s one of the most famous experiments in linguistics. • Written with Molly Ruhl and Gretchen McCulloch. Gretchen’s podcast has an episode all about this: https://lingthusiasm.com/post/175127434871/lingthusiasm-episode-21-what-words-sound-spiky Gretchen’s book BECAUSE INTERNET, all about the evolution of internet language, is available: 🇺🇸 US: https://amzn.to/30tLpjT 🇨🇦 CA:
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How America screwed up its messaging on masks. Subscribe to our channel! http://goo.gl/0bsAjO The message from public health experts is clear: Wearing a mask can help stop the spread of coronavirus. But that message hasn’t completely gotten through; many Americans still simply don’t believe it. It’s a major failure of communication, one that has almost
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What is the largest cone you can make from a circular sector of radius 1? I thank Joe for suggesting the problem! Maximum volume of a cone shaped cup (KristaKingMath) Calculus 1: Max-Min Problems (23 of 30) Maximum Right Circular Cone Net of a cone (Geogebra) https://www.geogebra.org/m/KFzUmbgC#material/Vnm4PEtp https://www.geogebra.org/m/q9ud4ux8 https://www.geogebra.org/m/yzGzrUxs Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/user/MindYourDecisions?sub_confirmation=1 Send me suggestions by
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How can we make science more diverse? All ad revenue from this video is going to Visions of Science: https://www.vosnl.org/ YouTube Channel Links: Dr. Esther: https://www.youtube.com/c/DrEsther Jordan Harrod: https://www.youtube.com/c/jordanharrod Mike Likes Science: https://www.youtube.com/c/comaniddy Jabrils: https://www.youtube.com/c/Jabrils Jaida Elcock TikTok: @jaidaelcock Anna Gifty Twitter: @itsafronomics JOIN OUR NEW EMAIL LIST: https://mailchi.mp/072240d817d6/asaps… Check out our podcast channel: http://youtube.com/sidenotepodcast
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Who was Dolly Parton talking to when she wrote “I Will Always Love You?” And which power pop ballad was originally written for a vampire musical? You’ll learn the answers to those questions and more as Erin (@erincmccarthy) discusses the unlikely origins of 12 popular songs. This episode of The List Show dives into the
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We’ve engineered the perfect environment for deadly new germs. Become a Video Lab member! http://bit.ly/video-lab In the last half-century, the global production of meat has undergone a seismic shift. While meat was once mostly raised on small farms, today almost all the meat we eat comes from industrialized “factory” farms, known as “concentrated animal feeding
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People claim that 70-80% of household dust is dead skin, but is it true? Thanks to Google for sponsoring this video! Learn more about Search here: https://www.google.com/search/howsearchworks/ Special thanks to J.M.E.H van Bronswijk, author of ‘House Dust Biology’. We exchanged emails to make sure I got my facts straight for this video. Below is an
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One of the main jobs of Perseverance, the Mars 2020 rover, is to find signs of ancient microbial life on Mars. So, how will it meet this goal when it reaches the red planet next year? » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Watch more Elements! http://bit.ly/ElementsPlaylist » Visit our shop at http://shop.seeker.com We’ve been studying
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Kolbeinsey is the most northern part of Iceland, a tiny island that, according to Wikipedia, is due to disappear due to wave erosion “probably around the year 2020”. Which raised an obvious question: is it still there? THANKS TO: This video was inspired by some tweets from author Sam Hughes. You can follow him on
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The strange story about the invention of Wi-Fi technology — About ColdFusion — ColdFusion is an Australian based online media company independently run by Dagogo Altraide since 2009. Topics cover anything in science, technology, history and business in a calm and relaxed environment. If you enjoy my content, please consider subscribing! I’m also on Patreon:
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Learn one weird trick to solve this problem! Thanks to Nestor Abad for alerting me of a typo in an earlier version of the video. Reference https://socratic.org/questions/if-x-sqrt-x-2-1-y-sqrt-y-2-1-1-what-is-x-y Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/user/MindYourDecisions?sub_confirmation=1 Send me suggestions by email (address in video). I consider all ideas though can’t always reply! Like many YouTubers I use popular software to prepare my
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What do you think the candidates should be talking about? UPDATE: You can watch the results of this project at http://vox.com/ElectionVideos The US has a huge election coming up, but to explain it, we want your help. Instead of deciding on our own what the most important issues are, we want to know what you
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Can you guess which of these iconic moments are a myth? Paul Revere screaming on horseback, The Pilgrims landing at Plymouth Rock, or the Founding Fathers signing the Declaration of Independence on July 4th. It turns out, the answer is … all of them. Yikes. ‘Misconceptions’ is back with an all-new episode that will destroy
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A Covid-19 vaccine could take a long time. Some scientists are proposing a controversial plan that could get us one faster. Become a Video Lab member! http://bit.ly/video-lab With thousands of people dying of Covid-19 every day, the sooner a vaccine can be deemed safe and effective, the better. But vaccine development is a lengthy process
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‣ What Was TEKOI: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PCeMCwxayp0 ‣ TEKOI Commentary: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ufsYK3Eecw4 ‣ Old version of TEKOI: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MhgLasBFr6o ## Crowdfunders Bob Kunz, John Buchan, Nevin Spoljaric, Donal Botkin, BN-12, Chris Chapin, Richard Jenkins, Phil Gardner, Martin, Steven Grimm, سليمان العقل, David F Watson, Colin Millions, Saki Comandao, Ben Schwab, Jason Lewandowski, Marco Arment, Shantanu Raj, rictic, emptymachine, George
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‣ Why this was re-uploaded: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ua4QMFQATco ## Related Videos Exploring Tekoi: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ABMV4wXx6Xo Defeated by Tumbleweeds: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7FeXPOFRxp0 ## Special Thanks Gregory Waltz ## Crowdfunders Steven Snow, Bob Kunz, John Buchan, Nevin Spoljaric, Donal Botkin, BN-12 , Chris Chapin, Richard Jenkins, Phil Gardner, Martin, Steven Grimm, سليمان العقل, Elliot Lepley, Colin Millions, David F Watson, Saki Comandao,
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Cornwall rises and falls by a few centimetres, twice a day. I didn’t believe that when I read it. In this video: “ocean tide loading”: why, how, and does it actually matter? Thanks to Prof. Peter Clarke, who is a professor of geodesy, not geodisy. Apologies for the typo! https://www.staff.ncl.ac.uk/peter.clarke/ References: Francis and Mazzega (1990),
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Can you solve this geometry puzzle? Thanks to Robson for the suggestion! Polish translation credit: Tłumaczenie: Przemyslav Znajdź mnie tutaj: https://forum.cdaction.pl/blogs/blog/64401-ma%C5%82a-wie%C5%9B-po%C5%9Brodku-niczego/ Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/user/MindYourDecisions?sub_confirmation=1 Send me suggestions by email (address in video). I consider all ideas though can’t always reply! Like many YouTubers I use popular software to prepare my videos. You can search for animation
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Join Mental Floss’s Justin Dodd for a fun trivia game. Write your answers in the live chat for a chance to be crowned Champion of the Internet. Tub Trivia is a new quiz show from Mental Floss. It’s like pub trivia … but in a bathroom. — Mental Floss is For The Curious: we bring
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The coronavirus is mutating, and scientists are concerned about one mutation in particular: D614G. Check out this episode of our Quibi show, Answered. There’s a new episode daily you can watch here: https://link.quibi.com/answeredbyvoxyt Subscribe to our channel! http://goo.gl/0bsAjO and find all of our coronavirus videos in one playlist, right here: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLJ8cMiYb3G5dBbOh_8kPN5s5aJHt1UCwn For more evidence-based explanations
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The heavily requested video on the wirecard scandal. How can $2 billion just go missing? This story raises many questions about the regulatory bodies we all trust to keep the business financial system in line. — About ColdFusion — ColdFusion is an Australian based online media company independently run by Dagogo Altraide since 2009. Topics
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We’re now using viruses to make batteries…like the kind you could use in your car. So, how does that work and how close are we to a virus-powered car? » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Watch more Elements! http://bit.ly/ElementsPlaylist » Visit our shop at http://shop.seeker.com After recognizing that we have the ability to insert information
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Do you know about the inventor who disappeared along with the lighthouse he designed? Or the daredevil whose contraptions vaulted him to fame and then cut his life short? This episode of The List Show is all about the sad but fascinating stories of inventors killed by their own inventions. Erin (@erincmccarthy) discusses inventors like
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And so far, it isn’t giving them back. Subscribe to our channel! http://goo.gl/0bsAjO Some of the world’s greatest cultural and historical treasures are housed in London’s British Museum, and a significant number of them were taken during Britain’s centuries-long imperial rule. In recent years, many of the countries missing their cultural heritage have been asking
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Which point minimizes the sum to 4 given points on a rectangle? Thanks to Chanul for suggesting this problem, which is adapted from a Sri Lankan Olympiad question. Special thanks this month to: Michael Anvari, Kyle. Thanks to all supporters on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/mindyourdecisions References Geometric median https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Geometric_median Plastria, Frank. (2006). Four-point Fermat location problems revisited.
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