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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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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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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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Explore the phenomenon and uses of chlorophyll fluorescence, a small amount of light emitted by plants during photosynthesis. — In 2009, a satellite circled Earth, scanning and sorting the wavelengths reflecting off the planet’s surface. Researchers noticed something baffling: an unexpected wavelength of unknown origin. They tried looking at Earth with only this wavelength, and
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On September 15, 2021, SpaceX’s all-civilian Inspiration4 mission is set to usher us into a new era of spaceflight. This historic spaceflight could open up space exploration to all of humanity, not just astronauts. » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker (then hit the little 🔔 icon and select “all.”) » Watch more Countdown to Launch: http://bit.ly/CTLplaylist
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With the popularity of Marvel’s multiverse, you might low-key be wondering how parallel world’s could actually work. Turns out this science-fiction is based on real science, but what exact theories are out there? » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker (then hit the little 🔔 icon and select “all.”) » Watch more Elements! http://bit.ly/ElementsPlaylist » Visit our
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Dig into the distinction between a language and a dialect, and uncover the history of standardized languages. — Outside of China, Mandarin and Cantonese are often referred to as Chinese dialects, despite being even more dissimilar than Spanish and Italian. On the other hand, speakers of Danish, Norwegian, and Swedish, which are three distinct languages,
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Videos like this are only possible with your help, consider becoming a bonnie bee today! https://www.patreon.com/cgpgrey ‣ Discuss this video: https://www.reddit.com/r/cgpgrey ## Related Videos 💖 The Tale of Tiffany 💖https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9LMr5XTgeyI Physical Characteristics of The Tiffanys: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZhCAbDeLgTw Brief History of the Royal Family: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jNgP6d9HraI ## Bonnie Bees Ben Delo, Bob Kunz, Bobby, Nevin Spoljaric, Donal Botkin,
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Malaria has been around for a thousand years and affects 200 million people globally. But right now, several promising vaccines are in development or trials. If approved, a vaccine could change the world forever. » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker (then hit the little 🔔 icon and select “all.”) » Watch more Elements! http://bit.ly/ElementsPlaylist » Visit
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Auroras like the famous Northern Lights have captivated humans for millennia. But scientists haven’t been able to prove exactly how they form—until now. » 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 For decades, the exact science of how
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Humans, animals, and plants have a biological clock—and turns out, bacteria do too! If we can better understand how exactly the microorganisms tick, there could be incredible implications for medicine, agriculture, and more. » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker (then hit the little 🔔 icon and select “all.”) » Watch more Elements! http://bit.ly/ElementsPlaylist » Visit our
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Discover the creatures known as trilobites, one of Earth’s most successful early animals, and find out what led to their extinction. — Prevailing for around 270 million years and encompassing more than 20,000 distinct species, trilobites are some of the most successful lifeforms in Earth’s history. When they sprung into existence, they were among the
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Cyberattacks around the world, and especially in the U.S., have been on the rise. What can we do to combat it? » 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 Cyberattacks seem to be really having a moment. Take
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Turns out, green technologies might not be so green. Rare earth elements used in these technologies have a big environmental impact, but there are some solutions. » 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 Renewable technologies like solar
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It seems that the position of our solar system may have real effects on Earth’s events, and not in an astrological way. And want to hear something even wilder? Earth has a pulse. Well, sort of. » 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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Since the 1957 launch of Sputnik I kicked off the space age, our skies have steadily been filling up with artificial satellites. There are about 7,000 in orbit right now, with many more on their way. So, what exactly are we going to do with all that junk in outer space? » Subscribe to Seeker!
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Uncover the history of the hidden communities that inhabited the Great Dismal Swamp in North America. — Straddling Virginia and North Carolina is an area that was once described as the “most repulsive of American possessions.” By 1728, it was known as the Great Dismal Swamp. But while many deemed it uninhabitable, recent findings suggest
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Long forgotten ice samples from the Cold War were finally rediscovered in Greenland. What scientists found could change how we predict our future climate. » 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 Over half a century ago, scientists
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Practice more problem-solving at https://brilliant.org/TedEd — Once every century, the world’s greatest spiders gather to compete in a series of grueling games. The winner will become the next arachnomonarch, able to command all the world’s spiders to their will. That day is today, and for the first time, you’re casting your name into the ring.
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To preorder IMMUNE click here: https://kgs.link/ImmuneBook – Its available in English and German and on amazon it should be available in pretty much all countries too. Sources & further reading: https://sites.google.com/view/sources-immunesystemexplained/ The human immune system is the most complex biological system we know, after the human brain, and yet, most of us never learn how
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Everybody has a pelvic floor—what do you know about yours? Here are the basics. Thanks to @RenewLife for sponsoring this episode! » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker (then hit the little 🔔 icon and select “all.”) » Watch more Body Language! http://bit.ly/BodyLanguagePlaylist » Visit our shop at http://shop.seeker.com So YES, the pelvic floor is a real
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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 Links SHARKS! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_8xhdL8BPvU https://www.tylervigen.com/spurious-correlations ## Special Thanks Dr. Richard Coates, Professor Emeritus of Onomastics, Bristol Centre for Linguistics, University of the West of England Dr. Gregory Clark, Distinguished Professor of Economics, University of California, Davis ## Bonnie
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Mars might not be as dead as it seems. Scientists recently discovered a dark spot in old orbiter images, revealing evidence of volcanic activity from not so long ago. » 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 Between
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The Black Hole story continues with our Black Hole merch, spanning the whole range from somewhat bonkers to more serious. Check it out here: https://kgs.link/shop Sources & further reading: https://sites.google.com/view/sources-largest-black-hole/ The largest things in the universe are black holes. In contrast to things like planets or stars they have no physical size limit, and can
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Today you don’t need to be on a billboard or in a magazine to change your appearance — anyone can do it online with filters and editing apps. So experts are asking what effect that has on people with BDD, a condition in which people think there’s something wrong with their physical appearance. » Subscribe
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NASA is finally heading back to Venus. What exactly are they looking for, and why? Let’s find out. » 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 Although the planet was a focus for early exploration, temperatures that melt
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