TALKING BACKWARDS (Backwards Banter Brain Testing) – Smarter Every Day 168

Get a free audio book! Detailed interview via podcast: ⇊ Click below for more links! ⇊ Click here if you’re interested in subscribing: Contacting the man himself: YouTube: Instagram: Twitter: Email: ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ GET SMARTER SECTION International Phonetic Alphabet Plosives: Backwards Brain Bicycle: The original post […]

Social Security Cards Explained

The Social Security card and number explained. Discuss this video: Sponsor: Special Thanks: Stephen P. Morse, PhD. Ralph Gross, Postdoctoral Fellow, Carnegie Mellon University. Alessandro Acquisti, Professor, Carnegie Mellon University Mark Govea, Thomas J Miller Jr MD, Bob Kunz, John Buchan, Andres Villacres, Nevin Spoljaric, Christian Cooper, Michael Little, Ripta Pasay, […]

29 Interesting Archaeological Discoveries – mental_floss List Show Ep. 506

A weekly show where knowledge junkies get their fix of trivia-tastic information. This week, John digs through some fascinating archaeological discoveries! Subscribe for new episodes of mental_floss every Wednesday! Fact 19 – Image courtesy of University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology —- WE’RE ON SNAPCHAT! Username: mental.floss Mental Floss Video on Twitter: […]

I Am Not A Monster: Schizophrenia | Cecilia McGough | TEDxPSU

Cecilia McGough puts a face to schizophrenia and helps empower college students through the upcoming non-profit Students With Schizophrenia. Students With Schizophrenia: I Am Not A Monster: SCHIZOPHRENIA: Cecilia McGough is an astronomer, activist, and writer as a Penn State Schreyer Honors College scholar pursuing a major in Astronomy & Astrophysics. Cecilia is […]

Your Brain On Edible Marijuana

Is eating pot actually better for you? Why Do You Get The Munchies?: Subscribe! GET THE ASAPSCIENCE BOOK: Created by: Mitchell Moffit and Gregory Brown Written by: Gregory Brown & Mitchell Moffit Illustrated: by: Max Simmons & Gregory Brown Edited by: Sel Ghebrehiwot FOLLOW US! Instagram and Twitter: @whalewatchmeplz and @mitchellmoffit Clickable: […]

Where Am I?

Where Are You? Written, Produced, Edited and Hosted by Kevin Lieber Instagram: Twitter: Website: Vsauce2 Links Twitter: Facebook: Website: Music Binary Dreaming by Luke Richards The Curiosity Box

Does Water Swirl the Other Way in the Southern Hemisphere?

The definitive answer about the direction water swirls in two hemispheres Sync the videos yourself: For the record Destin and I repeated the experiment 3-4 times each in each hemisphere and got the same results every time. The idea that water going down a drain or flushed down a toilet swirls in opposite directions […]

28 Facts about the History of Makeup – mental_floss List Show Ep. 505

A weekly show where knowledge junkies get their fix of trivia-tastic information. This week, John takes a look at some of the fascinating, and often lethal, history of makeup! Makeup horror stories: Subscribe for new episodes of mental_floss every Wednesday! —- WE’RE ON SNAPCHAT! Username: mental.floss Mental Floss Video on Twitter: —- Website: […]

How to Teleport Schrödinger’s Cat

Support me on Patreon: Previous video on No Cloning: How to teleport Schrödinger’s cat: this video presents the full quantum teleportation procedure, in which an arbitrary qubit (spin, etc) is teleported from Alice to Bob by way of a pair of particles entangled in a bell (EPR) state and the transmission of information […]

The Disaster That Changed Engineering: The Hyatt Regency Collapse

Today’s guest video is from Grady at Practical Engineering! Go subscribe: The Hyatt Regency Hotel collapse was a disaster that changed engineering: it’s taught in colleges and universities as a way to make it clear: you check and double-check everything. Something that seems like a subtle change can cause a catastrophic failure if it’s […]

Do you need to wash food before eating it? – Big Questions – (Ep. 230)

A monthly show where we endeavor to answer one of your big questions. This week, Donovan Norman asks, “Is it necessary to rinse off apples and such before eating them?” — Mental Floss Video on Twitter: Want more of Craig? —- Website: Twitter: Facebook:… Store: (enter promo code: […]

The Science of Thinking

How the brain works, how we learn, and why we sometimes make stupid mistakes. Submit ideas: Apply to work with me: Thanks to Patreon supporters: Nathan Hansen, Donal Botkin, Tony Fadell, Zach Mueller, Ron Neal Support Veritasium on Patreon: This video was inspired by the book Thinking Fast and Slow by Daniel […]