Samsung’s New Graphene Battery

Start your free trial today at http://www.squarespace.com/coldfusion to get 10% off your first purchase. Subscribe here: https://goo.gl/9FS8uF Check out the previous episode: Become a Patron!: https://www.patreon.com/ColdFusion_TV CF Bitcoin address: 13SjyCXPB9o3iN4LitYQ2wYKeqYTShPub8 Hi, welcome to ColdFusion (formerly known as ColdfusTion). Experience the cutting edge of the world around us in a fun relaxed atmosphere. Sources: http://www.graphene.manchester.ac.uk/explore/the-story-of-graphene/discovery-at-manchester/ http://www.samsungsdi.com/sdi-news/1803.html?idx=1803 […]

The Olympics – Mental Floss Scatterbrained

Scatterbrained is a new trivia show in which different hosts do a deep dive into one topic. Today, we’re learning all about the Olympics – from the marathon to the Olympic Village to Cool Runnings. Subscribe for new episodes of Scatterbrained every other Wednesday! —- Website: http://www.mentalfloss.com Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/mental_floss Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/mentalflossmagazine Store: http://store.mentalfloss.com/ (enter promo […]

Only some humans can see this type of light

Polarized light is an unusual form of light. Can humans see when light is polarized? To learn more about Brilliant, go to https://brilliant.org/PhysicsGirl Subscribe to physics girl: https://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=physicswoman Check out the other YouTubers in this video! Léo Grasset (Dirty Biology) https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCtqICqGbPSbTN09K1_7VZ3Q William Osman https://www.youtube.com/WilliamOsman Allen Pan https://www.youtube.com/SufficientlyAdvanced CREDITS Creator: Dianna Cowern Editing: Jabril Ashe Animations: […]

Want to get great at something? Get a coach | Atul Gawande

How do we improve in the face of complexity? Atul Gawande has studied this question with a surgeon’s precision. He shares what he’s found to be the key: having a good coach to provide a more accurate picture of our reality, to instill positive habits of thinking, and to break our actions down and then […]

When Millennials Try Environmentalism

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How China is changing the future of shopping | Angela Wang

China is a huge laboratory of innovation, says retail expert Angela Wang, and in this lab, everything takes place on people’s phones. Five hundred million Chinese consumers — the equivalent of the combined populations of the US, UK and Germany — regularly make purchases via mobile platforms, even in brick-and-mortar stores. What will this transformation […]

Giant Robot, Electronic Skin and more — Mind Blow #117

Skillshare: http://skl.sh/vsauce299 Skillshare Channel: https://www.youtube.com/Skillshare **** LINKS TO EVERYTHING **** Microbe Building Blocks (0:00) Study: http://rdcu.be/Evcy Summary: http://www.anu.edu.au/news/all-news/buckingham-palace-built-with-mineralised-microbes-from-the-jurassic Smell Accuracy (0:13) Study: http://www.cell.com/current-biology/fulltext/S0960-9822(17)31616-0 Summary: https://www.newscientist.com/article/2158891-some-people-identify-smells-as-easily-as-if-they-were-colours/ Planes Wake Surfing (0:39) Research paper: https://ntrs.nasa.gov/archive/nasa/casi.ntrs.nasa.gov/20170005247.pdf Video: https://youtu.be/bKWMXTo7Td0 Babbling Babies (1:20) Study: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/desc.12641/full Summary: http://news.cornell.edu/stories/2018/01/researchers-learn-social-function-babies-babbling BABY Lab: http://babylab.cornell.edu/ Dolphin Self-Awareness (1:52) Journal article: http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0189813 Electronic VR Skin (2:21) Research […]

What If Your Airplane Door Burst Open Mid-Flight?

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Our treatment of HIV has advanced. Why hasn’t the stigma changed? | Arik Hartmann

The treatment of HIV has significantly advanced over the past three decades — why hasn’t our perception of people with the disease advanced along with it? After being diagnosed with HIV, Arik Hartmann chose to live transparently, being open about his status, in an effort to educate people. In this candid, personal talk, he shares […]

Why Our Favorite Crops Live Fast and Die Young

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.50 Cal vs Ballistic Window HARDCORE Slow Mo – Smarter Every Day 187

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You aren’t at the mercy of your emotions — your brain creates them | Lisa Feldman Barrett

Can you look at someone’s face and know what they’re feeling? Does everyone experience happiness, sadness and anxiety the same way? What are emotions anyway? For the past 25 years, psychology professor Lisa Feldman Barrett has mapped facial expressions, scanned brains and analyzed hundreds of physiology studies to understand what emotions really are. She shares […]

Canada’s Most Successful King

This week’s guest is Evan Hadfield, from Rare Earth. Go subscribe! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCtGG8ucQgEJPeUPhJZ4M4jA — start with his video on the last elephants of Cambodia: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i4SETSsXkx0 William Lyon Mackenzie King was a sexually repressed, hypocritical, guilt-ridden, prostitute-visiting momma’s boy who was exceptionally weird. He was also, perhaps, Canada’s greatest prime minister. This week, Evan talks about legacy, […]

How to Install 150 Year Old Hand Hewn Beams // DIY Project – Smarter Every Day 186

For $30 off your first week of HelloFresh, visit http://bit.ly/2wVu0oo and enter “smarter”. More beams from Southern Accents: http://www.sa1969.com/ Subscribe: http://bit.ly/Subscribe2SED ⇊ Click below for more links! ⇊ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ GET SMARTER SECTION Checkout stuff at Southern Accents to get a feel for what Architectural Antiques are all about. General Page: http://www.sa1969.com/ Their Hand Hewn Beam […]

Circumcised vs. Uncircumcised – Which Is Better?

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How I broke a wine glass with my voice (using science!)

If you sing at a wine glass at its exact resonant frequency, you can break the glass without the help of a speaker! Learn the physics behind that. To learn more about Brilliant, go to https://brilliant.org/PhysicsGirl and sign up for free. First 200 people will get 20% off the annual Premium subscription. Mike Boyd Learning […]

Should We Break Up? (DNA COMPATIBILITY TEST)

We’ve been together for 10 years, but should we stay together? Follow us @mitchellmoffit and @WhaleWatchMePlz Subscribe for more! http://bit.ly/asapsci (More Links Below!) Subscribe: http://bit.ly/asapsci The LAB is our series where we take your questions and turn them into experiments! Is there something you want us to try next? Let us know in the comments […]

AI Codes its Own ‘AI Child’ – Artificial Intelligence breakthrough!

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A Language Made Of Music

Today’s guest is 12tone! Go subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCTUtqcDkzw7bisadh6AOx5w – and here’s their video about the Imperial March: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jA36-mQEYwk Solresol is a language, invented out of whole cloth by Jean-François Sudre in the 19th century, that used seven musical notes to create all the words that he thought you’d ever need. It did work: so why aren’t […]

Are You Smarter Than Average?

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How We Know Black Holes Exist

Thanks to the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) and Space Telescope Science Institute for supporting this video. Support MinutePhysics on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/minutephysics Link to Patreon Supporters: http://www.minutephysics.com/supporters/ This video is about the astronomical amount of astronomical evidence for black holes, ranging from x-ray binaries with accretion disks, supermassive infrared-radiating galactic nuclei black holes, orbital characteristics […]

Robot Muscle, Plant Tattoos and more — Mind Blow #116

Brilliant: https://brilliant.org/vsauce2/ **** LINKS TO EVERYTHING **** Native Americans’ Original Migration (0:00) Journal article: https://www.nature.com/articles/nature25173 https://www.reuters.com/article/us-science-genome/alaskan-sunrise-girl-sheds-light-on-how-humans-populated-americas-idUSKBN1ES1NH Graphene Plant Tattoos (0:15) http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/admt.201700223/full https://www.news.iastate.edu/news/2018/01/03/planttattoosensors China’s Photovoltaic Expressway (0:38) Qilu Transportation Development Group: http://www.qljfjt.com 55-minute live news coverage: http://live.weibo.com/show?id=1042152:02517e73b6a8bda110742aaad952aeb1 Snapping Shrimp Claws (1:25) Research paper: http://www.cell.com/current-biology/fulltext/S0960-9822(17)31526-9 Summary and video: https://phys.org/news/2018-01-million-years.html Skin-like Glucose Monitoring Biosensor (1:54) http://advances.sciencemag.org/content/3/12/e1701629/tab-figures-data Apopo Hero […]

A Disease’s Guide to World Domination

Get 3 weeks of free access to CuriosityStream by visiting http://curiositystream.com/minute and using the promo code “minute” There’s something surprising that helps determine how damaging a disease is: distance. Thanks also to our Patreon patrons https://www.patreon.com/MinuteEarth and our YouTube sponsors. ___________________________________________ To learn more, start your googling with these keywords: Direct transmission: occurs when a […]

Sign Language Isn’t Universal

This week’s guest is Rikki Poynter! Go subscribe to her vlog: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCS7wVohIwd66b95xyuw7DFQ — and if subtitles aren’t on automatically here, you can turn them on in your device settings! There isn’t one universal sign language for all: even British and American sign languages have very little in common. Here, with full subtitles, is someone actually […]

The brain benefits of deep sleep — and how to get more of it | Dan Gartenberg

There’s nothing quite like a good night’s sleep. What if technology could help us get more out of it? Dan Gartenberg is working on tech that stimulates deep sleep, the most regenerative stage which (among other wonderful things) might help us consolidate our memories and form our personalities. Find out more about how playing sounds […]

Your Life Now Vs. In The Past

As you make you 2018 resolutions, we look to the past. GET OUR T-SHIRTS! https://www.asapscience.com/merch Subscribe, it’s free! http://bit.ly/asapsci Created by: Mitchell Moffit and Gregory Brown Written by: Gregory Brown Illustrated by: Max Simmons Edited by: Sel Ghebrehiwot FOLLOW US! Instagram and Twitter: @whalewatchmeplz and @mitchellmoffit Clickable: http://bit.ly/16F1jeC and http://bit.ly/15J7ube AsapINSTAGRAM: https://instagram.com/asapscience/ Snapchat: realasapscience Facebook: […]

How fake handbags fund terrorism and organized crime | Alastair Gray

What’s the harm in buying a knock-off purse or a fake designer watch? According to counterfeit investigator Alastair Gray, fakes like these fund terrorism and organized crime. Learn more about the trillion-dollar underground economy of counterfeiting — from the criminal organizations that run it to the child labor they use to produce its goods — […]

Get comfortable with being uncomfortable | Luvvie Ajayi

Luvvie Ajayi isn’t afraid to speak her mind or to be the one dissenting voice in a crowd, and neither should you. “Your silence serves no one,” says the writer, activist and self-proclaimed professional troublemaker. In this bright, uplifting talk, Ajayi shares three questions to ask yourself if you’re teetering on the edge of speaking […]

17 Tonnes of Spinning Glass: Making the World’s Largest Telescope

This week’s guest video comes from Active Galactic Videos: go subscribe! https://www.youtube.com/ActiveGalacticVideos/ They got to walk on the dish of a telescope: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1lfXsN45088 At the Richard F. Caris Mirror Lab, under the football stadium of the University of Arizona, there’s an enormous rotating furnace, keeping tonnes of glass heated as it forms the mirrors for […]