Month: June 2021

Children’s toys can help teach kids about colors, shapes, and imagination. But it turns out they’ve also inspired scientists and engineers for centuries, leading to innovations in medical diagnostics and space travel. So, if you’re looking for your next million-dollar idea, consider raiding the nearest toy chest! Hosted by: Hank Green SciShow has a spinoff
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Romantic advice from the past runs the gamut from the solid to the stupefying. For every logical admonition by an 18th-century Dear Abby, you have a man weighing in with far too many thoughts on women’s underwear. In this episode of The List Show, Erin covers relationship tips from the past—roughly the 18th century until
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A UCLA Physics Professor bet me $10,000 that my video about going downwind faster than the wind was wrong. This video is sponsored by Brilliant. The first 200 people to sign up via https://brilliant.org/veritasium get 20% off a yearly subscription. For more information about the Veritasium Science Communication Contest check out — https://ve42.co/contest ▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀ The
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Visit http://TED.com/shapeyourfuture to watch more groundbreaking talks from the TED Fellows. TED Fellow Zahra Al-Mahdi was raised by screens — “storytelling machines” like TV and the internet that shaped her sense of self and reality. Now a multimedia artist and filmmaker, she challenges common historical narratives and brings a multiplicity of perspectives to the surface.
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Earth Is spinning faster than ever, and scientists are spinning their wheels to keep up. » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Watch more Elements! http://bit.ly/ElementsPlaylist » Visit our shop at http://shop.seeker.com The year 2020 may have felt like it lasted forever, but it was actually the shortest one in decades. In fact, it was 1.3
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Where are the opportunities for young people navigating an era rife with challenges? Studies show that many of the social and economic consequences of the pandemic have hit younger people the hardest, in a time when many were already facing adversity. Declining living standards, heightened insecurity, and deepening social divisions are changing what work, home,
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If you spook a spitting cobra, it might literally shoot venom at your eyes… And our ancestors might have caused them to do this, evolutionarily speaking. Hosted by: Rose Bear Don’t Walk 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:
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Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. The glass cliff: an experience of taking on a leadership role only to find that your chances of success have been limited before you’ve even begun. Equality activist Sophie Williams explores the research-backed reasons behind this workplace phenomenon
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Every academic is familiar with research, reading and working with the research of others or conducting a research of their own. But research is rarely perfect. So why does nobody talk about messy research? Lorena Gadella Kamstra is a language lecturer in the Language and Linguistics department at the University of Essex. She researches language
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In 1961, Life magazine photographed systemic poverty in Brazil. One Brazilian magazine responded with a similar report — featuring photos of New York City. Subscribe and turn on notifications (🔔) so you don’t miss any videos: http://goo.gl/0bsAjO Life magazine, then the most popular general interest weekly in the United States, announced in 1961 that it
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The scientific community has long overlooked women’s health. So just how big is this knowledge gap, and how is it affecting women’s health today? Thanks to Rainbow Light for sponsoring this episode. Editor’s Note: At Seeker, we recognize that people of many genders and identities have vaginas and uteruses, and are affected by the topics
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The oceans absorb a lot of CO2, leading to a variety of effects like ocean acidification. But you might not expect one of those effects: stronger lightning strikes. Surveyor 1 Pin: https://store.dftba.com/collections/scishow/products/scishow-pin-of-the-month-surveyor-1-june Hosted by: Michael Aranda SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at http://www.scishowtangents.org ———- Support SciShow by becoming
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Optimistic versus Realistic. Change versus Stability. Candour versus Diplomacy. Polarities like these exist all around us. In a world that is increasingly divided, how can we make sense of these differences? Dr. Douglas O’Loughlin teaches us how to see polarities and manage them. Douglas is passionate in supporting impactful and joyful organisations and communities. Over
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The effects of globalization on governance are complex and uncertain. As markets integrate, governments have become increasingly hesitant to enforce regulations inside their own jurisdictions. At the same time, multilateralism has proven unsuccessful in coordinating states’ responses to global challenges. In this talk, Lena Partzsch describes alternatives to multilateralism, offering an overview of emerging—alternative—forms of
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What do you do with a disused phone box? And can they help save lives? • Thanks to the Community Heartbeat Trust: https://www.communityheartbeat.org.uk/ • and the East of England Ambulance Service: https://www.eastamb.nhs.uk/ Automated external defibrillators, or AEDs, help save lives: but they need to be in an obvious, easy-to-access, public place that’s protected from the
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Dr. Alea Fairchild is a technology commentator and infrastructure specialist. Alea covers and researches the convergence of technology in the cloud, mobile, and social spaces in global financial services. Holding a Doctorate in Applied Economics from Hasselt University, she is currently a graduate lecturer in technology marketing for the Faculty of Economics and Business at
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As severe droughts threaten regions across the world, scientists have proposed a solution that sounds like science fiction: What if we just make it rain ourselves? » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Watch more Elements! http://bit.ly/ElementsPlaylist » Visit our shop at http://shop.seeker.com While this may seem like a far-fetched fix, this idea is actually based
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From daffodils to dangerous snakes, toxins are everywhere. Here’s a collection of episodes about our favorite poisonous, venomous, and generally toxic organisms. Hosted by: Stefan Chin 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 to
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Can you solve this geometry brain teaser? Note: I was emailed a similar problem but I am unable to locate the original source. It seems to be in the style of Bright Side quizzes, but often those are based on problems circulating. Please let me know if can identify the original source and I will
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The renegade WW2 pilots who tried to end war as we know it Watch the newest video from Big Think: https://bigth.ink/NewVideo Learn skills from the world’s top minds at Big Think Edge: https://bigth.ink/Edge ———————————————————————————- Much has been written about World War II in the seven and a half decades since it ended in 1945. But
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Discussing autonomous vehicles aka driverless cars with Prof. Subramanian “Ram” Ramamoorthy, Personal Chair of Robot Learning and Autonomy, University of Edinburgh. 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: https://bit.ly/nottscomputer Computerphile is a sister project to Brady Haran’s Numberphile. More at http://www.bradyharan.com
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Signup for your FREE trial to Wondrium: https://Wondrium.com/SciShow Once upon a time, we coexisted with other human species. And there’s one place on Earth that may have taught us more about that than any other single site. Hosted by: Hank Green SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at http://www.scishowtangents.org
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De saberes y sabores: un recetario medieval inglés Trinidad Guzmán González es Profesora Titular de Filología Inglesa de la Universidad de León y subdirectora de su Instituto de Estudios Medievales. Lo que más valoro de mi trabajo es poder transmitir a mis alumnos de lingüística inglesa el espíritu crítico, la curiosidad insaciable, la capacidad de
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Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. Indigenous languages across North America are under threat of extinction due to the colonial legacy of cultural erasure, says linguist Lindsay Morcom. Highlighting grassroots strategies developed by the Anishinaabe people of Canada to revive their language and community,
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Η Ειρήνη Κουρούβανη ήρθε στον κόσμο με μια σπάνια πάθηση που ονομάζεται αρθρογρύπωση. Γεννήθηκε σε ένα μικρό όμορφο χωριό της Ηλείας. Σπούδασε στο Πολιτικό της Νομικής. Το 1992 βραβεύτηκε από την Ακαδημία Αθηνών για το τρόπο αντιμετώπισης της ζωής υπέρ νικώντας τις δυσχέρειες της αναπηρίας της. Έχει λάβει μέρος σε 7 παγκόσμια πρωταθλήματα 4 διαφορετικών
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Dimitar uses his long experience as a racing driver to educate the masses about the pros and cons of high speeds. He insists people may well enjoy the adrenaline rush but must do so responsibly and carefully. At the top of his athletic and professional fields, he is an inspiration and a trustworthy example. Dimitar
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Ο Νάσος Βακάλης γεννήθηκε και μεγάλωσε στην Αθήνα και σπούδασε κινούμενο σχέδιο στο CALARTS στις ΗΠΑ. Έχει συνεργαστεί με τα μεγαλύτερα κινηματογραφικά στούντιο του Χόλιγουντ (DreamWorks, Warner Bros, Disney, Paramount, Netflix, Illumination, Rovio, Sullivan-Bluth κ.α.). Το 2006 με την σειρά animation “Off Mikes”, βραβεύεται με βραβείο ΕΜΜΥ. To 2007- 2008 έγραψε και σκηνοθέτησε 130 επεισόδια
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Dr Christine King is a learning and systemic change specialist and has been able to enable profound changes in people’s lives through her work in sustainability, food security, poverty alleviation and health and well-being. Christine presents her experience and insights on helping individuals, teams, communities, and organisations reflect on their own learning; and poses the
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