Why Doesn’t Time Flow Backwards? (Big Picture Ep. 1/5)

Thanks to Google Making and Science for supporting this series, and to Sean Carroll for collaborating on it! His book can be found here: http://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/books/316646/the-big-picture-by-sean-carroll/ Playlist of the full video series: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoaVOjvkzQtyZF-2VpJrxPz7bxK_p1Dd2 Link to Patreon supporters here: http://www.minutephysics.com/supporters.html AMAZING Interactive Entropy explainer by Aatish Bhatia: http://aatishb.github.io/entropy/ This video is about why entropy gives rise to […]


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The 1995 Hubble photo that changed astronomy

The Hubble Deep Field, explained by the man who made it happen. Subscribe to our channel! http://goo.gl/0bsAjO Click here to download the Hubble Deep Field images: http://www.spacetelescope.org/science/deep_fields/ /// Vox.com is a news website that helps you cut through the noise and understand what’s really driving the events in the headlines. Check out http://www.vox.com to get […]

Can You Solve Google’s Car Probability Interview Question?

Google asked this problem as an interview question. If the probability of seeing a car on the highway in 30 minutes is 0.95, what is the probability of seeing a car on the highway in 10 minutes? (assume a constant default probability) The video presents a solution. Blog post: http://wp.me/p6aMk-4Qk Sources 140 Google Interview Questions […]

Mercury retrograde, explained WITHOUT astrology

The science buried under the pseudoscience. Subscribe to our channel! http://goo.gl/0bsAjO Sources: Mars photography by Tunç Tezel: http://www.twanight.org/newtwan/galleries.asp?Sort=Photographer&Value=Tunc%20Tezel&page=1 Mars visualization from Nooch 86: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TK9ozJYELR8 Solar system orbits via Michael Van Daniker, Andrew Lund, and the Astronomy Workshop of Douglas Hamilton at U. Maryland http://janus.astro.umd.edu/SolarSystems/ Ptolemaic system vsualizer via Nebraka Astronomy Applet Project: http://astro.unl.edu/naap/ssm/animations/ptolemaic.html Retrograde motion […]

Electronic Skin — Mind Blow #108

The Curiosity Box: https://www.curiositybox.com/ LÜT On DONG: https://youtu.be/JXu4fAtvwPY Mind Blow features the latest news in science, technology and amazing! *** LINKS TO EVERYTHING *** IceMan Clothing (0:00) http://www.nature.com/articles/srep31279 http://www.eurac.edu/en/research/health/iceman/Pages/newsdetails.aspx?entryid=119553 © South Tyrol Museum of Archaeology/A. Ochsenreiter http://www.eurac.edu/en/research/health/iceman/Pages/default.aspx Wolfgang Sauber Cooling Plastic Fabric (0:13) http://science.sciencemag.org/content/353/6303/1019 Stanford engineers develop a plastic clothing material that cools the skin […]

The Best and Worst Prediction in Science

The best and worst predictions in science are both based on the same underlying physics Check out the Great Courses Plus: http://ow.ly/cePe303oKDM Support Veritasium on Patreon: http://bit.ly/VePatreon Special thanks to: Prof. Sean Carroll Prof. Brian Schmidt Prof. Stephen Bartlett Prof. Geraint Lewis More on this topic: http://wke.lt/w/s/XDkwi Patreon supporters: Bryan Baker, Donal Botkin, Tony Fadell, […]

Worst Company Disasters! | Top 6 Blunders

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