Month: September 2021

Radical Innovation: Unlocking the Future of Human Invention with Matthew Putman Moderated by Peter Hopkins ———————————————————————————- Innovation in manufacturing has crawled since the 1950s. That’s about to speed up. Using a combination of imagination and technology, science tech company Nanotronics aims to revolutionize the factory floor so that industries can have a smaller factory footprint,
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Ireen is an Amsterdam University College alumnus, climate activist, and peat-enthusiast.  As her understanding of the climate and ecological crisis developed during her university studies, her commitment for organising a strong climate movement grew. Towards the end of 2019, she found out about the power of peatlands in our climatological systems and joined RE-PEAT, a
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Is pad thai really… Thai? Find out the complicated and international history of Thailand’s most delicious export, pad thai. Food History is a series from Mental Floss where we dive deep into the culinary stories that lead to the food on our plates. If you have an idea for a dish, cooking technique, or cuisine
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This video was supported by Gates Notes, the personal blog of Bill Gates, where he writes about global health, climate change, and more. Check out it out to learn more about ways the world can work together to reach zero greenhouse gas emissions: https://www.gatesnotes.com/Climate-and-energy?WT.mc_id=2021_ClimateCtr2021_CTRKurt-YT_&WT.tsrc=CTRKurtYT To get some background on how we deal with sponsorships please
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Could a solar storm wipe out civilization as we know it? with Michelle Thaller Subscribe to Big Think on YouTube ►► https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCvQECJukTDE2i6aCoMnS-Vg Up next ►► Michio Kaku: Are We Sitting Ducks for Solar Flares? | Big Think https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FW8Rsil0lqk 2012 was supposed to be an apocalyptic year according to the Mayans. Although the world never came
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A third dice trick with Ben Sparks – see the trilogy of tricks at: https://bit.ly/Dice_Trilogy More links & stuff in full description below ↓↓↓ Ben Sparks: https://www.bensparks.co.uk And his YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/SparksMaths More Ben Sparks on Numberphile: http://bit.ly/Sparks_Playlist Numberphile is supported by the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute (MSRI): http://bit.ly/MSRINumberphile We are also supported by Science Sandbox,
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Being an overachiever can be exhausting. Especially when unforeseen circumstances (like COVID-19) add unexpected pressure on parents to maintain their “high” standard for excellence on and off the clock. Best selling author and award-winning producer, Angel N. Livas, disrupts the notion that we can’t have it all. This personal testament identifies 5 simple, yet highly
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Go to https://www.Brilliant.org/coldfusion to receive 20% off! Previous AI Episode: https://youtu.be/KZ7BnJb30Cc — 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. ColdFusion Discord: https://discord.gg/coldfusion ColdFusion Music Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCGkpFfEMF0eMJlh9xXj2lMw ColdFusion Merch: INTERNATIONAL:
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Decades of stopping forest fires have made them worse. Can we undo the damage? Subscribe and turn on notifications 🔔 so you don’t miss any videos: http://goo.gl/0bsAjO 1910’s “Big Blow Up” remains one of the most disastrous wildfires in US history. Hurricane-force winds fanned and threw embers for miles. Full, flaming trees became dangerous projectiles
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Physicists are on the hunt for a mysterious particle that could totally change our understanding of the universe. Some scientists think this elusive particle is hiding in plain sight. » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker (then hit the little 🔔 icon and select “all.”) » Watch more Elements! http://bit.ly/ElementsPlaylist » Visit our shop at http://shop.seeker.com The
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Sign Up on Patreon to get access to the Space Time Discord! https://www.patreon.com/pbsspacetime Today I’m going to explain why you’re not falling through your chair right now using one simple fact, and one object. The fact is that all electrons are the same as each other, and the object is a structurally critical item of
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How can we make progress together when faced with increasingly complex challenges? The major challenges of our time demand creative and collaborative solutions. But they’re not always easy to come by: we face increasing complexity and, often, decreasing control. We need to work with people across more divides. How can we move forward in ever
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Michael Kilman discusses how our imagination can change the world through better storytelling and why understanding diversity is so important to solving our biggest problems. Michael Kilman is an Anthropologist, Author, and Filmmaker based out of Denver, Colorado. He holds a Master’s degree in Applied Anthropology from Portland State University. Between 2013-2014 he conducted his
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Making clean energy isn’t enough: We also have to move it. Subscribe and turn on notifications (🔔) so you don’t miss any videos: http://goo.gl/0bsAjO In the near future, the energy made in the US is going to be much greener. The country’s current goal is for solar plants alone to make nearly half of US
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This problem is adapted from an Oxford University admissions question. They say if you can solve this in your head, you are a genius 😉 Alex Bellos’s column on The Guardian https://www.theguardian.com/science/2021/jul/12/did-you-solve-it-oxford-university-admissions-questions Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/user/MindYourDecisions?sub_confirmation=1 Send me suggestions by email (address at end of many videos). I may not reply but I do consider all ideas!
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SciShow is supported by Brilliant.org. Go to https://Brilliant.org/SciShow to get 20% off of an annual Premium subscription. Since the 1960s, around 80% of bottom-dwelling species have disappeared from the deep waters of the North Atlantic, potentially all victims of a wrong-way migration phenomenon. Hosted by: Hank Green SciShow is on TikTok! Check us out at
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The Nürburgring Nordschleife is the longest permanent racetrack in the world: 21km of unforgiving blind corners and hills, nicknamed “the Green Hell”. Oh, and some days, it’s also just a public toll road with no speed limit. More about the Ring: https://www.nuerburgring.de/en.html About “Touristenfahrten”, Tourist Drives: https://nuerburgring.de/driving/touristdrives Driver: Andy Gülden Camera: Moritz Janisch Producer: Marcel
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Can trees help save Phoenix from extreme heat? Subscribe and turn on notifications 🔔 so you don’t miss any videos: http://goo.gl/0bsAjO It’s time to stop looking at trees as a form of “beautification.” They are, instead, a living form of infrastructure, providing a variety of services that include stormwater management, air filtering, carbon sequestration, and,
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Microplastics are everywhere—in our food, water, and now even the air we breathe. But scientists are just starting to understand how airborne microplastics end up in the atmosphere and what happens when we breathe them in. » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker (then hit the little 🔔 icon and select “all.”) » Watch more Elements! http://bit.ly/ElementsPlaylist
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6 ways to heal trauma without medication, from the author of “The Body Keeps the Score,” Bessel van der Kolk Subscribe to Big Think on YouTube ►► https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCvQECJukTDE2i6aCoMnS-Vg Up next ►► How to heal trauma with meaning: A case study in emotional evolution | BJ Miller https://youtu.be/hQAqBkKJRbs Conventional psychiatric practices tell us that if we
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SciShow is supported by Brilliant.org. Go to https://Brilliant.org/SciShow to get 20% off of an annual Premium subscription. You might be familiar with the phrase “like water off a ducks back”. But it’s not that ducks don’t get wet, it’s that they get wet, with style. Hosted by: Hank Green SciShow is on TikTok! Check us
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The Bit Blit algorithm dates back to Xerox PARC, but was famously used to sell the Amiga home computer among others. Dr Steve Bagley takes us through how it works. This is a re-upload due to an audio problem on the earlier edit -Sean https://www.facebook.com/computerphile Tweets by computer_phile This video was filmed and edited by
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SciShow is supported by Brilliant.org. Go to https://Brilliant.org/SciShow to get 20% off of an annual Premium subscription. In the insect world, there are few creatures as gentle and innocent as a butterfly. And yet, some butterflies have… an unexpected side to them. Hosted by: Hank Green SciShow is on TikTok! Check us out at https://www.tiktok.com/@scishow
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Redo Hip Hop so exclude violence, vulgarity, self-hatred and misogyny Born in Venice, California in the Los Angeles area near the beach. Raised in Compton and Carson, California. Graduated from Southern University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana with a degree in Mechanical Engineering. Moved to Gary, Indiana in the early nineties! Worked at both the local
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Reimagine Everything is a TEDx Gary Talk about reframing your life and circumstances and putting the reset button even in the face of rejection so that your can persevere… Tyrell Anderson is the president and founder of Decay Devils Inc. Its mission is to educate the general public about the historic and social importance of
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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 A Cypriot psychologist and politician, on December 2019, Ms. Kyriakides became the European Commissioner for Health and Food Safety. During the COVID-19 crisis, she has been leading the Commission’s work to coordinate the
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What is trauma? The author of “The Body Keeps the Score” explains, with Bessel van der Kolk Subscribe to Big Think on YouTube ►► https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCvQECJukTDE2i6aCoMnS-Vg Up next ►► How to heal trauma with meaning: A case study in emotional evolution | BJ Miller https://www.youtube.com/c/bigthink/search?query=trauma Contrary to popular belief, trauma is extremely common. We all have
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Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. The pandemic spurred an unprecedented reclamation of urban space, ushering in a seemingly bygone era of pedestrian pastimes, as cars were sidelined in favor of citizens. Highlighting examples from across the United States, environmental designer Kevin J. Krizek
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Check out the heroes who saved the ozone layer at https://futureoflife.org/future-of-life-award/ Lots of global problems seem intractable, but there’s a formula for success that we can follow. LEARN MORE ************** To learn more about this topic, start your googling with these keywords: Ozone layer: A thin layer of ozone concentrated in the Earth’s stratosphere roughly
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Go to http://Brilliant.org/SciShow to try out Brilliant’s Daily Challenges. Sign up now and get 20% off an annual Premium subscription. The origin story of turtles is a mystery that has perplexed many for centuries, but thanks to more recent studies, we might be one step closer to figuring out their lineage. Hosted by: Michael Aranda
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Download a free audiobook version of “The Vanishing Half“ and support TED-Ed’s nonprofit mission: https://www.audible.com/ted-ed — While searching for a kidney donor, Karen Keegan stumbled upon a mystery. After undergoing genetic testing, it turned out that some of her cells had a completely different set of genes from the others. And this second set of
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