Month: September 2020

Simples rules of geometry meant that 5-fold symmetry was impossible as were crystals without a periodic structure. This turns out to be wrong. Thanks to LastPass for sponsoring a portion of this video. Click here to start using LastPass: https://ve42.co/LPs Huge thanks to Prof. Paul Steinhardt for the interview on this topic. Check out his
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The Garbage Pail Kids squirmed their way into the hearts of America’s children, leaking bodily fluids all along the way. But do you know how did the Garbage Pail Kids were born? Or why they were accused of copyright infringement by the company behind the Cabbage Patch Kids? The history of the Garbage Pail Kids
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Why Russian operatives and domestic parties target Black voters in US elections. Join the Open Sourced Reporting Network: http://www.vox.com/opensourcednetwork Subscribe to our channel and turn on notifications (🔔) so you don’t miss any videos: http://goo.gl/0bsAjO According to a report by CNN, the federal government has warned that Russia “might seek to covertly discourage or suppress
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This problem seems like it is impossible to solve because it does not have enough information. If the rectangle has an area of 10, what is the area of the triangle? After posting the video, I was told 2001 AMC 12 problem 22 was nearly the same problem: https://artofproblemsolving.com/wiki/index.php/2001_AMC_12_Problems/Problem_22 Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/user/MindYourDecisions?sub_confirmation=1 Send me suggestions by
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Watch my newest video, “Surviving the Deadliest Two-Player Game”: https://youtu.be/ACtsYN1TWLg VOTE FOR YOUR PRESIDENT: https://twitter.com/VsauceTwo/status/1310990323670224899 Thanks to Whang! and psychicpebbles for their selfless commitment to public service as we all endeavor to improve our great YouTube Nation: Whang!: https://www.youtube.com/WhangWhangWhang Pebbles: https://www.youtube.com/psychicpebbles Nothing seems easier, clearer, and more obvious than choosing who to vote for. We’ve
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Featuring binary versus linear search, and non-clustered indexes. Uh, indices. However you want to say it. • MORE BASICS: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL96C35uN7xGLLeET0dOWaKHkAlPsrkcha Written with Sean Elliott https://twitter.com/SeanMElliott/ • Camera by Tomek • Graphics by William Marler https://wmad.co.uk I’m at https://tomscott.com on Twitter at https://twitter.com/tomscott on Facebook at https://facebook.com/tomscott and on Instagram as tomscottgo
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Remdesivir and dexamethasone are two of the top contenders for a COVID-19 drug treatment, but what do we know about them? » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Watch more Elements! http://bit.ly/ElementsPlaylist » Visit our shop at http://shop.seeker.com The search to find effective COVID-19 treatments has required scientists to study lots of drugs—both new and existing—and
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This problem went viral because even teachers had trouble solving it. It even got covered in television news! Can you figure it out? References BlackPenRedPen Twitter Find A, B, C, D, E. This was a 4th-grade math problem in Taiwan that made the news! I remember my friend gave this problem to me from her
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The 2020 US election could decide the fate of a 40-year-old ban on abortion funding. Watch more 2020 election explainers at http://vox.com/ElectionVideos For the past 44 years, every US Congress and president have approved a federal budget that includes a ban on federal funding for abortion services, except in extreme cases. It’s known as the
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The history of beer dates back to the ancient Sumerians and features the Egyptian god Osiris, Catholic monks, and maybe even a witch or two. Thousands of years of practice led to the frosty mug on your table today. Food History is a series from Mental Floss where we dive deep into the culinary stories
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The first 200 people to click my link https://brilliant.org/COLDFUSION/ will get 20% off their annual Premium subscription! General Adversarial Networks or GAN’s are the new kids on the block, but they’re already doing some interesting things. — About ColdFusion — ColdFusion is an Australian based online media company independently run by Dagogo Altraide since 2009.
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Racism rooted in slavery has not gone away in Brazil — and it took time until its existence was even acknowledged. Subscribe to our channel! http://goo.gl/0bsAjO Brazil imported more African slaves than any other country in the world: over 4 million people. Despite the ancestry forming a big part of the population, the development of
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The Roadmachines Mono-Rail may have been the only truly useful, fit-for-purpose monorail in the world. Of the hundreds that were built, most were never meant for passengers. But they did carry a couple of famous people in their time, including a certain secret agent… Thank you to the staff and volunteers at the Amberley Museum
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In this episode, we’re tackling the question that’s on everyone’s minds: what will it take to have quantum internet in our home? » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Watch more Elements! http://bit.ly/ElementsPlaylist » Visit our shop at http://shop.seeker.com A quantum internet is in the works. The U.S. Department of Energy recently rolled out a blueprint
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What is the area of the triangle? References https://old.reddit.com/r/math/comments/51rr52/calculate_the_area_of_the_triangle_abc/ I agree with area=17.186554595799…My solution is at https://t.co/XjhoNYaKIZThanks for a great problem. Does anyone have an elegant solution? — Chris Harrow (@chris_harrow) September 22, 2018 Inscribed Triangle Challenge https://math.stackexchange.com/questions/1936580/how-to-relate-the-perpendicular-line-that-touches-a-circle-and-an-inscribed-tria https://foro.rinconmatematico.com/index.php?PHPSESSID=0dc1be1086008ebf0fec031f3a0ced1b&topic=96792.msg388692#msg388692 https://math.stackexchange.com/questions/1908861/using-trig-identity-to-solve-a-cubic-equation https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Trigonometry/The_solution_of_cubic_equations https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Law_of_sines Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/user/MindYourDecisions?sub_confirmation=1 Send me suggestions by email (address in video). I consider all
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Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. What drives someone to commit politically motivated violence? The unsettling answer lies in daily habits. Behavioral historian Christiane-Marie Abu Sarah shares startling insights into how seemingly mundane choices can breed polarization that lead to extreme, even deadly, actions
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WHEN will you get a COVID-19 vaccine? Join our mailing list: https://mailchi.mp/072240d817d6/asapscience With the news of Pfizer having a COVID-19 vaccine with 90% effectiveness, does this mean we will be getting a vaccine soon? It is important to be optimistic, and there are other companies like BioNtech which are making incredible progress as well. I
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Facts about Earth can touch on geology, biology, and astronomy, among many other subjects. The surprising Earth facts in this episode of The List Show will hopefully give you a little more appreciation (and many more fun facts) about our planet. Erin (@erincmccarthy) shares a whole lot of facts about the planet Earth, from the
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Kodak detected the first atomic bomb before anyone else figured it out. Then they made a deal not to tell anyone. Thanks to HBO Max, and their new show raised by Wolves for sponsoring this video! https://rb.gy/alghwn Thanks to Uranium: Twisting the Dragon’s Tail for the opening clip: https://www.pbs.org/show/uranium-twisting-dragons-tail/ References: Albuquerque Tribune Bulletin, July 16,
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This is from a sample paper for the Online Mathematics Challenge 2020. Source THÁCH THỨC TOÁN HỌC TRỰC TUYẾN 2020 – Đề thi mẫu nhóm 9-10 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
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Normally, the answer would be no. But in these very limited circumstances, at Iceland’s Blue Lagoon, you can swim in geothermal power plant wastewater, and it’s even healthy: although the marketing material doesn’t usually mention it. Here’s a story about geothermal energy, cheap heat, and how to keep some ducks warm. Sources: https://www.c40.org/case_studies/the-worlds-largest-geothermal-heating-system-saves-up-to-4m-tons-co2-annually https://www.verkis.com/projects/utilities/water-supply-systems/nr/982 https://nea.is/geothermal/direct-utilization/heat-pumps/
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— 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. Electro.Aero first flight electric trike: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x5ENgLJsXqk&feature=youtu.be Electro.Aero RAPID Charger website : https://www.electro.aero/chargers AE-7D Aircraft Energy Storage and Charging Committee: https://www.sae.org/works/committeeHome.do?comtID=TEAAE7D If
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How do you find the perfect person for a reality show? We spoke to the casting director for Queer Eye (and a ton of other shows) to find out. Danielle Gervais is the Emmy-winning casting director for Netflix’s Queer Eye (and she and her team are nominated this year as well). In addition to the
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Thanks to Taka for the suggestion! This is a fun and challenging geometry problem. Special thanks this month to: Michael Anvari, Kyle. Thanks to all supporters on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/mindyourdecisions Source What's the width of the rectangle?#geometry #maths #puzzle pic.twitter.com/FPOod0dKrB — pangolin (@panbtc) February 25, 2020 Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/user/MindYourDecisions?sub_confirmation=1 Send me suggestions by email (address in video).
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Do planes really fly themselves? Is turbulence dangerous? Can you (or your intestines) get sucked into an airplane toilet? These are the important questions we all ask ourselves as your plane leaves the tarmac (which, by the way, isn’t called the tarmac). Let’s get into it. Planes are a marvel of modern technology, but when
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Oil companies lied to you about renewable energy and it’s time to fix it! Join our mailing list: https://mailchi.mp/072240d817d6/asapscience FOLLOW US! AsapSCIENCE Instagram: https://instagram.com/asapscience Facebook: https://facebook.com/asapscience Twitter: https://twitter.com/asapscience TikTok: @AsapSCIENCE Greg Instagram: https://instagram.com/whalewatchmeplz Twitter: https://twitter.com/whalewatchmeplz Mitch Instagram: https://instagram.com/mitchellmoffit Twitter: https://twitter.com/mitchellmoffit Resoures/further reading https://bookoutlet.ca/Store/Details/9781250253200B?source=ppc&ppc_campaign=u1427392516&gclid=Cj0KCQjw-uH6BRDQARIsAI3I-Ucw6o2iWI-DE0l2_UsxLpA0BKMJgwFpfRuEw7qumKbZOmEulRB14xEaAgQjEALw_wcB On Fire https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0959652618330488 https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2018/08/01/magazine/climate-change-losing-earth.html Merchants of Doubt https://www.nature.com/articles/s41579-019-0222-5?fbclid=IwAR3iNffbq2Kd5y7XXMBTmC22g5Jtngmg_yzO38-6IFCI7MVyc06Zai4snl0 https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3532010 https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMp1817067
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Thanks to the Heising-Simons foundation for their support: https://www.hsfoundation.org (their COVID-19 grants: https://www.hsfoundation.org/grants/covid-19-response-grants/ ) Check out https://aatishb.com/maskmath to explore and for references. This video is about how masks (whether surgical, or N95, or cloth) are counterintuitive and actually work much better epidemiologically than one might expect. Masks do double-duty, and the fraction of interactions with
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Sometimes, you regret asking a question. • Win your Ultimate Tech Bundle by entering Fasthosts’ Techie Test here: https://www.fasthosts.co.uk/tomscott Thanks to Graham Haerther for the main audio mix, and for recovering the terrible sound in my echo-filled flat! (For the folks asking: I’m not planning to release the ranked list — partly because “ranked list
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Thanks to Hriden for the suggestion! A version of this problem was given to class 8 students in India (~13 years old). Can you solve for the area of ABCD? Special thanks this month to: Michael Anvari, Kyle. Thanks to all supporters on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/mindyourdecisions Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/user/MindYourDecisions?sub_confirmation=1 Send me suggestions by email (address in video).
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What different clouds mean, explained for kids. Welcome to our first-ever week of programming for kids! If you’re standing outside and you look up, you’ll likely see something familiar above you: clouds! They can be long and skinny, low and rumbly, white and fluffy, or anything in between. But what do these different shapes and
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The three players who’ve already won come back to the tower for one final battle. One of them will leave the Champion of Champions: and two will be Disconnected. AD: White Light provided the SmartStage studio facilities and crew! You can find out more about their technology here: https://tinyurl.com/y7dxo2gz And disguise connected up all the
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Dirt isn’t just the stuff beneath our feet. It’s the stuff of life. Welcome to our first-ever week of programming for kids!  Become a Video Lab member! http://bit.ly/video-lab Dirt is alive. It’s full of billions of creatures so small you can’t even see them under a microscope. For 10,000 years, dirt has helped humans convert the
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Two vaccine candidates are being pushed to market, but what are they exactly, and how close are we really to having a reliable vaccine? » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Watch more Elements! http://bit.ly/ElementsPlaylist » Visit our shop at http://shop.seeker.com Right now, there are more than 160 COVID-19 vaccines in development, but two in particular
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