Month: July 2021

Featuring Tom Crawford and an Oxford Admissions Question… Check out Brilliant (get 20% off their premium service): https://brilliant.org/numberphile (sponsor) Extra footage: https://youtu.be/IGiBTK3EtLs More links & stuff in full description below ↓↓↓ More Tom videos on Numberphile: http://bit.ly/Crawford_Videos Tom on the Numberphile Podcast: https://youtu.be/_HwKGncsGo0 Tom Crawford’s website, with links to his work and other outreach: https://tomrocksmaths.com
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Watch the full talk: https://tedtalks.social/vulnerability A clip from Brené Brown’s TED Talk “Listening to shame” from TED2012. Shame is an unspoken epidemic, the secret behind many forms of broken behavior. Brené Brown explores what can happen when people confront their shame head-on. Her own humor, humanity and vulnerability shine through every word. The TED Talks
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What is 2 + 2×4 = ? Many people are having arguments about this problem. It’s time for the order of operations to save the day, again! #shorts BuzzFeed Math Problem Viral on Twitter https://www.buzzfeed.com/kristatorres/math-problem-twitter Claudius on Twitter idek what stresses me out more, the fact that 26% somehow got 13 or the fact that
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Astronomers have seen light from BEHIND a black hole for the first time. I explained the discovery and results to my editor, Levi. Congrats to D. Wilkins and the astronomy team! Tap dat Patreon → https://www.patreon.com/physicsgirl Special thank you to our X-Ray tier patrons: Carlos Patricio, David Cichowski, Eddie Sabbah, Fabrice Eap, Gil Chesterton, Isabel
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Get Thunder Below + full access to the Plus Catalog for free when you try Audible for 30 days https://www.audible.com/smarter or TXT smarter to 500500 ⇊ Click below for more links! ⇊ Click here if you’re interested in subscribing: http://bit.ly/Subscribe2SED ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ GET SMARTER SECTION How I Boarded A US NAVY NUCLEAR SUBMARINE in the Arctic
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Sustainable agriculture. Seth Watkins is a fourth-generation steward of his family’s farm, called Pinhook Farm, near Clarinda, Iowa. Seth is passionate about stewardship of land and natural resources (especially water quality and the restoration of prairie, woodlands, and riparian corridors) and producing an equitable food system. By using and teaching conservation practices, Seth promotes healthy
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A new study reports what might be the oldest fossil animals ever found. And we’re also learning more about what role the hippocampus plays in certain types of visual memory. 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
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Learn the real stories behind King Tut’s mysterious death, the Sphinx’s missing nose, and the workers who built the pyramids. Host Justin Dodd (@juddtoday) breaks down some common myths and misconceptions about Ancient Egypt. Website: http://www.mentalfloss.com Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/mental_floss Facebook: https://facebook.com/mentalflossmagazine
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Equality sounds a straightforward idea, but there are subtle problems in theoretical computer science. Professor Thorsten Altenkirch explains how his late friend Martin Hofmann solved one of the biggest problems. More of Thorsten on Type Theory: https://bit.ly/C_Thor_playlist Thorsten’s paper dedicated to Martin: https://bit.ly/C_Thor_Paper https://www.facebook.com/computerphile Tweets by computer_phile This video was filmed and edited by Sean
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Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. When you think of North American cuisine, do Indigenous foods come to mind? Chef Sean Sherman serves up an essential history lesson that explains the absence of Native American culinary traditions across the continent, highlighting why revitalizing Indigenous
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The Collatz Conjecture is the simplest math problem no one can solve — it is easy enough for almost anyone to understand but notoriously difficult to solve. This video is sponsored by Brilliant. The first 200 people to sign up via https://brilliant.org/veritasium get 20% off a yearly subscription. Special thanks to Prof. Alex Kontorovich for
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And then took credit for “saving” them. Subscribe and turn on notifications (🔔) so you don’t miss any videos: http://goo.gl/0bsAjO In 1894, a notorious poacher, Ed Howell, was caught in Yellowstone National Park slaughtering bison, which were on the brink of extinction. US Army soldiers patrolling the park brought him into custody, and the story
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This episode is sponsored by Wren, a website where you calculate your carbon footprint. Sign up to make a monthly contribution to offset your carbon footprint or support rainforest protection projects: https://www.wren.co/join/scishow Nuclear energy has a bit of a bad rap, but there’s an element out there that might make them safer and more efficient.
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It’s the biggest debate you’ve never heard about: wild horse management. Are they treasured American mascots and symbols of our rugged pioneer past? Or are they nuisance animals that gobble up natural resources and degrade the landscape? In this hilarious & heartwarming talk, “Wildish” Producer Anna Coburn wonders how we should navigate our messy, polarized
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NOTE FROM TED: TEDx events are independently organized by volunteers. The guidelines we give TEDx organizers are described in more detail here: http://storage.ted.com/tedx/manuals/tedx_content_guidelines.pdf Osse Kiki is one of full-time staff in Komunitas Peduli Skizofrenia Indonesia (KPSI). Back in 2008, he was diagnosed with Schizoaffective Disorder. For the past thirteen years since being diagnosed, Osse Kiki
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Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. For a genuine conversation, consider talking to a robot; the less humanized, the better. Consumer researcher Anne Scherer shares her findings on why some machines get us to open up better than actual people, revealing fascinating insights about
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Developers are working to make softer, squishier robots that are flexible enough to maneuver in extreme environments, including inside the human body! 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 go to
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Does the Monopoly man have a monocle? Or is your memory playing tricks on you? In this episode of The List Show, host Justin Dodd (@juddtoday) tackles this mysterious memory phenomenon known as the Mandela Effect. From Jiffy peanut butter to the classic 90s genie-comedy Shazaam, we’re exploring shared false memories. How many did you
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Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. Your money habits reveal a lot about you: your hopes, fears, dreams and other deep personal truths you may not even be aware of, says accountant Robert A. Belle. He shares how taking stock of your transaction history
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Race is not genetic. It’s a concept most of us are familiar with, and yet, we haven’t really questioned why race plays a crucial role in medicine and scientific research. It’s one of the first things your doctor asks when filling out your charts, it can determine what your insurance will cover, and we paid
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Are you seeing a therapist? If not, why? Is it because you think it’s ineffective? Is it too expensive? Or is it because the very idea of mental wellness has been stigmatized? After the events of 2020, more and more of us reported feeling depressed or anxious, but plenty of people still find therapy to
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Close your eyes and open your ears. What do you hear? Do the sounds you hear bother you? And, more importantly, do you have control over those sounds? As more and more the population migrates to urban environments – the urban population of the world has quadrupled since 1960. In fact, unwanted noise has become
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Most of us aren’t getting enough sleep. But whether you struggle to fall and stay asleep or because you decide sleep is the first thing you can cut out to make time for other things, we all underestimate the power of a good night’s rest. Glad You Asked host Christophe Haubursin wants to know why
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Glad You Asked host Cleo Abram is pretty sure she wants kids, but doesn’t feel like she has enough information to truly understand the impact of that decision. She’s not alone – even though the majority of American women do decide to have children, the number of births in the United States has been creeping
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This episode is sponsored by Terra Mater, a Youtube channel for anyone interested in nature and exploring more of our planet. Head to their channel to watch some jaw-dropping wildlife footage! https://www.youtube.com/c/TerraMaterOfficial?sub_confirmation=1 Many species of mantis shrimp rely on their incredible punching abilities to stun their prey. But it turns out they don’t have to
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How Apple and Nike have branded your brain 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 ———————————————————————————- Powerful branding can not only change how you feel about a company, it can actually change how your brain is wired. “We love to think of
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