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Explore the incredible diversity of eyes and vision in the animal kingdom, and find out which creature has the best eyesight. — The animal kingdom boasts an incredible diversity of eyes. Some rotate independently while others have squiggly-shaped pupils. Some have protective lids, others squirt blood. But which creature has the best sight? Which sees
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The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has left us all with lots of questions about our personal health, especially for those with cancer. In this week’s Body Language, we ask experts from the NIH’s Office of Research on Women’s Health and The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society to talk about some of the biggest questions surrounding COVID-19 and
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Could psilocybin mushrooms be the biggest mental health breakthrough since antidepressants? Here’s why certain people are answering with a resounding “yes.” » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Watch more Elements! http://bit.ly/ElementsPlaylist » Visit our shop at http://shop.seeker.com » Sign Up for Seeker’s Newsletter! https://www.seeker.com/newsletters ’Shrooms can actually be any of over 180 species of mushroom
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Practice more problem-solving at https://brilliant.org/TedEd — Your friend’s birthday is tomorrow, and he’s turning… well… you’ve forgotten. A ginormous cake has been prepared and your job is to sculpt his age as the chocolate centerpiece. The birthday boy is a giant, and you’re afraid that if your forgetfulness becomes known, you’ll become part of the
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Recently, researchers found that under the right conditions, light can behave like a liquid that flows in unison. That’s right — liquid light. » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Watch more Elements! http://bit.ly/ElementsPlaylist » Visit our shop at http://shop.seeker.com » Sign Up for Seeker’s Newsletter! https://www.seeker.com/newsletters Light has been a favorite subject of study since
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Coming up on two years of the Coronavirus pandemic, how much longer will it last? Is it like the Spanish flu or will it never go away? Join our science mailing list: https://bit.ly/34fWU27 FOLLOW US! Instagram: https://instagram.com/asapscience​​ Facebook: https://facebook.com/asapscience​​ Twitter: https://twitter.com/asapscience​​ TikTok: @AsapSCIENCE Written by: Gregory Brown & Mitchell Moffit Edited by: Luka Šarlija SOURCES:
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Sex drive. Libido. Lust. Whatever you call it, sexual desire is a lot more complicated than you might think. In this week’s Body Language, we break down exactly how sexual desire works and all the exciting science around it. » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Watch more Body Language! http://bit.ly/BodyLanguagePlaylist » Visit our shop at
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From celery to a slice of cake, we are going to explain what 100 Calories actually looks like, and WHY calorie counting is bad for you. FOLLOW US! Instagram: https://instagram.com/asapscience​​ Facebook: https://facebook.com/asapscience​​ Twitter: https://twitter.com/asapscience​​ TikTok: @AsapSCIENCE Written by: Gregory Brown & Julia Wilde Edited by: Luka Šarlija SOURCES: https://impossiblefoods.com/burger https://www.shape.com/healthy-eating/meal-ideas/6-best-low-calorie-sushi-rolls Calorie Counter For Nigerian Food
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Dive into the incredible diversity of animal pupils, and how the different shapes indicate the animal’s role in an ecosystem. — Peering into the eyes of different animals, you’ll see some extraordinarily shaped pupils. House cats, for one, are twilight hunters with vertically elongated pupils. Many grazing animals, like goats, have rectangular pupils. Other animals
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You’ve probably heard that your metabolism slows down as your age. Turns out, that isn’t entirely true. A new study revealed that your metabolism actually remains steady throughout most of your adult life. » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Watch more Elements! http://bit.ly/ElementsPlaylist » Visit our shop at http://shop.seeker.com » Sign Up for Seeker’s Newsletter!
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Explore the paradox of welfare programs, and learn how they inadvertently reinforce generational poverty, and what we can do to fix them. — Imagine that you’ve been unemployed for months. Government benefit programs have helped you cover your expenses, but you’re barely getting by. Finally, you receive a paycheck— but there’s a catch. Your new
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Cancer and cancer treatment take a major toll on a patient’s health, including their fertility. Luckily, fertility preservation techniques are ever-evolving, and there are lots of options for people with cancer to reduce the risk of infertility. » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Watch more Body Language! http://bit.ly/BodyLanguagePlaylist » Visit our shop at http://shop.seeker.com »
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Despite the fact that floating around in space looks like a certified blast, it’s not something the human body is optimized for. In order to make these trips possible, scientists are going to have to figure out how to mimic Earth’s gravity in space. » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Watch more Elements! http://bit.ly/ElementsPlaylist »
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Download a free audiobook version of “Where the Crawdads Sing“ and support TED-Ed’s nonprofit mission: https://www.audible.com/ted-ed — Odin, the king of Asgard, was plagued by nightmares. Three fearsome figures haunted his dreams: a massive, writhing shadow; a shambling, rotting corpse; and worst of all, a monstrous beast with a deadly bite. Though their true forms
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Discover what factors helped Leonardo da Vinci’s “Mona Lisa” become the world’s most famous painting. — More than 500 years after its creation, Leonardo da Vinci’s “Mona Lisa” is arguably the world’s most famous painting. Many scholars consider it an outstanding work of Renaissance art— but history is full of great paintings. So, how did
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As more of the world’s forests are destroyed, it makes you wonder: what’s going to absorb CO2 in their place?! In an ironic twist of fate, one of Earth’s “deadest” habitats might be our best hope for an ongoing supply of breathable air. » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Watch more Elements! http://bit.ly/ElementsPlaylist » Visit
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Some of us sleep soundly without uttering a whisper; others deliver entire speeches while sawing their logs. But why is that…and how does sleep talking affect our health? » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Watch more Elements! http://bit.ly/ElementsPlaylist » Visit our shop at http://shop.seeker.com Many people think of sleep as the brain shutting off. Curtains.
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Today we are going to explain EXACTLY what happens to your brain and body when you try to quit alcohol! FOLLOW US! Instagram: https://instagram.com/asapscience​​ Facebook: https://facebook.com/asapscience​​ Twitter: https://twitter.com/asapscience​​ TikTok: @AsapSCIENCE Written by: Gregory Brown Edited by: Luka Šarlija Link To Alcohol Survey: https://www.niaaa.nih.gov/publications/brochures-and-fact-sheets/understanding-alcohol-use-disorder Sources: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7195126/ https://www.nature.com/articles/s41575-021-00527-0 https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8327759/ https://www.menshealth.com/health/a19532341/what-happens-when-you-stop-drinking-alcohol/ https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2837343/ https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK441882/ https://www.nature.com/articles/s41398-021-01635-w https://www.hindawi.com/journals/bmri/2012/854524/ https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-021-99211-1 https://www.nature.com/articles/s41398-021-01610-5 https://www.nature.com/articles/s41398-020-01163-z
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Hidden beneath the moon’s layers of dusty regolith are lava caves— caves that scientists hope could one day support human colonies. But these subterranean spaces have never been explored before….at least not yet. » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Watch more Elements! http://bit.ly/ElementsPlaylist » Visit our shop at http://shop.seeker.com Asagumo is the latest rover from
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The James Webb Space Telescope is FINALLY ready for launch. It’s taken over two decades, thousands of international scientists, and billions of dollars to get to this point. » Here’s a recap on the James Webb Space Telescope: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QO-D0bXcO6g&list=PL6uC-XGZC7X7ACJpjTf83BXAhxCHUkkDh » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Watch more Countdown to Launch: http://bit.ly/CTLplaylist » Visit our shop
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Zinc: A wonder trace mineral for staving off the common cold? Or a totally overhyped home remedy? » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Watch more Elements! http://bit.ly/ElementsPlaylist » Visit our shop at http://shop.seeker.com Your body only needs tiny amounts, but it can still have big impacts on your health. Zinc is involved in hundreds of
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NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope is a time machine to the early universe, which uses massive golden mirrors to capture ancient light. The results will likely rewrite and expand our textbooks for years to come. » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Watch more Focal Point | https://bit.ly/2s0cf7w » Visit our shop at http://shop.seeker.com An international
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Wondering how to help your baby stop crying and start sleeping? Come find out alongside Angel Laketa Moore (@thatchickangel) why healthy sleep habits are so important to cultivate early on. » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Watch more Seeker Baby! https://bit.ly/SeekerBabyPlaylist » Visit our shop at http://shop.seeker.com At birth, babies will sleep randomly. And there
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I spent hours inside an anechoic chamber to see if it would make me go crazy. You be the judge! Thanks to 3M to letting me have this wild experience. https://bit.ly/3MxAsapSciencex FOLLOW US! Instagram: https://instagram.com/asapscience​​ Facebook: https://facebook.com/asapscience​​ Twitter: https://twitter.com/asapscience​​ TikTok: @AsapSCIENCE Written by: Mitchell Moffit Edited by: Luka Šarlija
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Researchers may have miscalculated soil’s ability to capture carbon…meaning our current global climate models might be off. So now what?! » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Watch more Elements! http://bit.ly/ElementsPlaylist » Visit our shop at http://shop.seeker.com Ever clean your room by shoving everything under the bed? What if we could do this with all the
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Getting something from the kurzgesagt shop is the best way to support us and to keep our videos free for everyone. Thank You! ►► https://kgs.link/shop. (Worldwide Shipping Available) Sources & further reading: https://sites.google.com/view/sources-darkforest/ The Universe is incredibly big and seems full of potential for life, with billions of habitable planets. If an advanced civilization had
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Do you know the difference between the vagina and the vulva? Research shows that many people don’t know the right words for this important reproductive anatomy, so let’s dive into the basics. » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Watch more Body Language! http://bit.ly/BodyLanguagePlaylist » Visit our shop at http://shop.seeker.com When most folks talk about female
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– Thank you, Bonnie Bees, for making this video possible: https://www.patreon.com/cgpgrey – Discuss this video: https://www.reddit.com/r/cgpgrey ## Related Videos – The Dragon’s Tail’s Test of Tesla Self-Driving Beta: https://youtu.be/Oz4yMGbRa4Q – Urban Driving Test of Tesla Self-Driving Beta: https://youtu.be/KrvXLbjTgMQ – Driving a Tesla Across the Loneliest Road: https://youtu.be/_naDg-guomA ## Special Thanks + Josh Lloyd Media Website:
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Babies get PHYSICAL! But when exactly do babies learn to take their first step? Come learn alongside Angel Laketa Moore (@thatchickangel) to see what’s involved in coordinating all those very first wiggles, rolls, and crawls. #ad #nowiknowcmv #moderna #cmvawareness » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Watch more Seeker Baby! https://bit.ly/SeekerBabyPlaylist » Visit our shop at
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Sources & further reading: https://sites.google.com/view/sources-behindthelies This video is part of the TRESCA project to get more visit https://trescaproject.eu/ This video was produced with funding received from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Programme under Grant Agreement No 872855. 🇪🇺 Kurzgesagt is lying to you, in every video, even in this one. Because our
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