Electromagnetic Levitation Quadcopter

Spinning magnets near copper sheets create levitation! Try Audible free for 30 days: http://bit.ly/AudibleVe Special thanks to Hyperloop One for showing me around. Thanks to Patreon supporters: Nathan Hansen, Donal Botkin, Tony Fadell, Saeed Alghamdi, Zach Mueller, Ron Neal, Perry cl, Bryan Baker Support Veritasium on Patreon: http://bit.ly/VePatreon Filmed by Raquel Nuno, Edited by Trevor […]

Kiss Your Phone? — Mind Blow #111

The Curiosity Box: https://www.curiositybox.com Mind Blow features the latest news in science, technology and amazing! *** LINKS TO EVERYTHING *** A Drone That Flies Almost Like A Bird, EPFL (0:00) SALTO Leaping Robot (0:10) Kissenger (0:25) http://kissenger.mixedrealitylab.org/ Mind Blow 16 Mind Blow 46 Lovotics Kissenger http://kissenger.lovotics.com/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oSckuNlzQdM BAE Systems Atmospheric Lens (1:05) WaveOptics Augmented Reality […]

38 Facts about NASA – mental_floss List Show Ep. 502

A weekly show where knowledge junkies get their fix of trivia-tastic information. This week, Mike shares some facts about NASA! For more of Mike check out: https://www.youtube.com/user/pbsideachannel http://reasonablysound.com/ Subscribe for new episodes of mental_floss every Wednesday! —- WE’RE ON SNAPCHAT! Username: mental.floss Mental Floss Video on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/mf_video —- Website: http://www.mentalfloss.com Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/mental_floss Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/mentalflossmagazine […]

25 Facts about Fitness – mental_floss List Show Ep. 501

Welcome to season 5! A weekly show where knowledge junkies get their fix of trivia-tastic information. This week, John shares some facts about fitness! Check out 100 Days: https://www.youtube.com/100days What’s your fitness age? https://www.worldfitnesslevel.org/#/ Subscribe for new episodes of mental_floss every Wednesday! —- WE’RE ON SNAPCHAT! Username: mental.floss Mental Floss Video on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/mf_video —- […]

Why do we close our eyes when we sneeze? – Big Questions – (Ep. 228)

A monthly show where we endeavor to answer one of your big questions. This week, Hajera Fatima asks, “Why do we close our eyes when we sneeze?” — Mental Floss Video on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/mf_video Want more of Craig? https://www.youtube.com/wheezywaiter https://www.youtube.com/thegoodstuff —- Website: http://www.mentalfloss.com Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/mental_floss Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/mentalflossma… Store: http://store.mentalfloss.com/ (enter promo code: “YoutubeFlossers” for 15% […]

What I learned from 100 days of rejection | Jia Jiang

Jia Jiang adventures boldly into a territory so many of us fear: rejection. By seeking out rejection for 100 days — from asking a stranger to borrow $100 to requesting a “burger refill” at a restaurant — Jiang desensitized himself to the pain and shame that rejection often brings and, in the process, discovered that […]

The Absurdity of Detecting Gravitational Waves

A head-vaporizing laser with a perfect wavelength detecting sub-proton space-time ripples. Huge thanks to Prof Rana Adhikari and LIGO: http://ligo.org Here’s how he felt when he learned about the first ever detection: https://youtu.be/ViMnGgn87dg Thanks to Patreon supporters: Nathan Hansen, Donal Botkin, Tony Fadell, Saeed Alghamdi, Zach Mueller, Ron Neal Support Veritasium on Patreon: http://bit.ly/VePatreon A […]