Why Do You Make So Many Poop Videos? (& Other Questions)

We answer your burning questions in our first-ever Q&A video. Thanks for asking, and for watching!! Thanks also to our patrons and YouTube members. You make MinuteEarth possible https://www.patreon.com/MinuteEarth ___________________________________________ Subscribe to MinuteEarth on YouTube: http://goo.gl/EpIDGd Support us on Patreon: https://goo.gl/ZVgLQZ And visit our website: https://www.minuteearth.com/ Say hello on Facebook: http://goo.gl/FpAvo6 And Twitter: http://goo.gl/Y1aWVC And […]

How ‘The Goblin’ may unravel the mystery of Planet Nine | Michelle Thaller

Read more at BigThink.com: Follow Big Think here: YouTube: http://goo.gl/CPTsV5 Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BigThinkdotcom Twitter: https://twitter.com/bigthink It might surprise you to know that we are still learning about our own solar system; even the question about how many planets are there is kind of a funny one—Take Pluto. Pluto was classified as a dwarf planet, and there […]

Britain’s New Giants: The Stories of Extraordinary Lives | John Harris

Can sharing our ‘deep stories’ help heal social divisions, create stronger communities, and produce a better, wiser politics? Ed Cox, the RSA’s director of Public Services and Communities welcomes journalist, writer and critic John Harris to host an evening of story-telling by ordinary people living extraordinary lives. Bringing a range of experience from across the […]

Are Virtual Particles A New Layer of Reality? | Space Time

Let me tell you a story about virtual particles. It may or may not be true. You can further support us on Patreon at https://www.patreon.com/pbsspacetime Get your own Space Time t­-shirt at http://bit.ly/1QlzoBi Tweet at us! @pbsspacetime Facebook: facebook.com/pbsspacetime Email us! pbsspacetime [at] gmail [dot] com Comment on Reddit: http://www.reddit.com/r/pbsspacetime Help translate our videos! https://www.youtube.com/timedtext_cs_… Previous Episode: Will We […]

The Most Evil Number – Numberphile

Is there a more evil number than Belphegor’s Prime… Don’t miss the extra footage on Numberphile2: https://youtu.be/9CcI5M1LfRs More links & stuff in full description below ↓↓↓ This video features Professor Tony Padilla from the University of Nottingham. More Tony videos: http://bit.ly/Padilla_Numberphile 666 video: https://youtu.be/UkZqFtYtqaI Beastly Primes: https://oeis.org/A131645 Belphegor Primes: https://oeis.org/A232448 Republican Primes: https://oeis.org/A125524 Democratic Primes: […]

The Creepiest Things People Found Under their Floorboards

?Subscribe to The Matthew Santoro Podcast!: YouTube: http://bit.ly/MSPodcastYouTube Apple: http://bit.ly/MSPodcastApple Spotify: http://bit.ly/MSPodcastSpotify Google: http://bit.ly/MSPodcastGoogle Soundcloud: http://bit.ly/MSPodcastSoundCloud All other platforms: https://anchor.fm/matthewsantoro Follow me!: Twitter: http://twitter.com/MatthewSantoro Instagram: http://instagram.com/MatthewSantoro Facebook: http://facebook.com/MatthewSantoro Snapchat: http://snapchat.com/add/matthewsantoro ?Follow my daily amazing fact account – The Fact Maniac!: Twitter: http://twitter.com/FactManiac Facebook: http://facebook.com/FactManiac Instagram: http://instagram.com/FactManiac ?My PO box: Matthew Santoro 645 W 9th St […]

The Advantage of Thinking Inside the Box | Erez Tsalik | TEDxKlagenfurt

If innovation is so important and unique, why do call every new product and every minor improvement innovative? Can we break away from our patterns of thinking, to come up with innovative ideas on demand, and translate them into actions? Now, it’s time to take advantage of existing resources by turning new ideas into innovative […]

3 ways to create a space that moves you, from a Broadway set designer | David Korins

Check out more TED Talks: http://www.ted.com The TED Talks channel features the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where the world’s leading thinkers and doers give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes (or less). Look for talks on Technology, Entertainment and Design — plus science, business, global issues, the arts and […]

Is a functional cure for Type 1 Diabetes on the horizon? | Paul Laikind | TEDxSanDiegoSalon

Type 1 Diabetes is an autoimmune disease that leads to a loss of beta cells in the pancreas. These beta cells are part of a cellular complex that produce insulin, an essential hormone that regulates our blood sugar, keeping it within a narrow range, and thus allowing normal bodily functions to occur. To survive, patients […]

How Does Having Too Much Power Affect Your Brain?

Power is tied to a hierarchical escalator that we rise up through decisions and actions. But once we have power, how does it affect our brain and behavior? How Our Brains Respond to People Who Aren’t Like Us – https://youtu.be/KIwe_O0am4U Read More: The age of adolescence https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lanchi/article/PIIS2352-4642(18)30022-1/fulltext “Adolescence encompasses elements of biological growth and major […]

Using Design to End Mass Incarceration | Deanna Van Buren

Deanna Van Buren is the design director and co-founder of Designing Justice + Designing Spaces (DJ+DS), an architecture and real estate development firm that works across disciplines to attack the root causes of mass incarceration. In her Bicentenary Medal lecture, Deanna Van Buren will explore the societal inequities that manifest in traditional justice architecture such […]

The 12,019 Calendar IS HERE – A new calendar for humanity

The Year 12,019 Calendar IS AVAILABLE NOW: http://shop.kurzgesagt.org It’s the most wonderful time of the year: The 12,019 Human Era Calendar is here! Get the new limited edition now or regret it forever. We updated the design of the calendar, so each illustration is now featured on a full page, with much more space to […]

The fascinating history of cemeteries – Keith Eggener

Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/the-fascinating-history-of-cemeteries-keith-eggener Spindly trees, rusted gates, crumbling stone, a solitary mourner: these things come to mind when we think of cemeteries. But not long ago, many burial grounds were lively places, with gardens and crowds of people — and for much of human history, we didn’t bury […]

Innocent on death row: How I survived 18 years | Damien Echols

Read more at BigThink.com: Follow Big Think here: YouTube: http://goo.gl/CPTsV5 Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BigThinkdotcom Twitter: https://twitter.com/bigthink Damien Echols: The true crime stuff I think it has good points and bad points; Good points because it is literally saving people’s lives. When you’re talking about cases where you have innocent people sentenced to death, you have innocent people […]

A New Politics of Hope | Michael Sandel

Decades of increasing inequality, globalisation, technological change, unfettered markets and technocratic politics have given rise to ever more polarisation and populist sentiment. How do we gain a better, wiser politics in the context of these 21st century challenges? Can the progressive parties reconcile the concerns of the disenfranchised and angry without succumbing to xenophobia and […]

eXploit X : “Give Me Root” – Computerphile

One line of code can get root access on many Linux systems. Dr Steve Bagley demos the exploit. More info from The Register (updated link): https://bit.ly/2AAQnRT SHA: Secure Hashing Algorithm https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DMtFhACPnTY Hardware Hacking: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eOPLQxGNmHA https://www.facebook.com/computerphile Tweets by computer_phile This video was filmed and edited by Sean Riley. Computer Science at the University of Nottingham: https://bit.ly/nottscomputer […]

Do Zombies Float or Sink?

If you’re trying to figure out where to plan on sheltering during the zombie apocalypse, it’s essential to know whether zombies sink or float! Hosted by: Michael Aranda Head to https://scishowfinds.com/ for hand selected artifacts of the universe! ———- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ———- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following […]

Cancer: Who Lives? Who dies? | Ted Goldstein Ph.D. | TEDxSanFrancisco

Ted Goldstein is a Silicon Valley tech executive turned cancer researcher. After a successful career and an instrumental role as top executive at Apple, Ted returned to College to obtained his Ph.D. in Bioinformatics and Biomolecular Engineering to study cancer and to approach the disease the way software engineers approach difficult problems. Scientific Program Director […]

Why Deep Learning Now? | ColdFusion Mini Documentary

Learn more: https://developer.movidius.com/ https://software.intel.com/en-us/ai-academy https://www.youtube.com/user/intelswnetwork Subscribe here: https://goo.gl/9FS8uF 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: **coming soon** //Soundtrack// **coming soon** » ColdFusion Book “New Thinking” | https://newthinkingbook.squarespace.com/about/ » Facebook | https://www.facebook.com/ColdFusionTV […]

Le Monde à l’envers, quand le Sud dépasse le Nord | Guillaume Pitron | TEDxToulouseBusinessSchool

Il n’est pas si éloigné, ce temps où l’on se vantait de la « supériorité occidentale », « la domination de l’homme blanc » face à des pays du « tiers-monde » affichant des siècles de développement de retard… Mais depuis maintenant dix ans que Guillaume Pitron parcourt la planète, il voit autre chose : […]

How cryptocurrency can help startups get investment capital | Ashwini Anburajan

We’re living in a golden era of innovation, says entrepreneur Ashwini Anburajan — but venture capital hasn’t evolved to keep up, and startups aren’t getting the funding they need to grow. In this quick talk, she shares the story of how her company became part of an entirely new way to raise capital, using the […]

Who Owns The Statue of Liberty? (New Jersey vs New York)

Bizarre borders part 4! Discuss this video: https://old.reddit.com/r/CGPGrey/comments/9son6t/who_owns_the_statue_of_liberty/ Wallpapers on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/posts/project-liberty-22392131 Special thanks: Jameson W. Doig, Professor Emeritus, Princeton University. Thank you to my supporters on Patreon: Thomas J Miller Jr MD, James Bissonette, Bob Kunz, John Buchan, Nevin Spoljaric, Chris Chapin, Richard Jenkins, Tony DiLascio, Donal Botkin, Phil Gardner, Christian Cooper, Michael Little, […]

The Most FASCINATING Things Ever Found in SPACE! – Part 2

10 Most FASCINATING Things Ever Found in SPACE! – Part 1 https://youtu.be/i6DvYhPHZDo ?Subscribe to The Matthew Santoro Podcast!: YouTube: http://bit.ly/MSPodcastYouTube Apple: http://bit.ly/MSPodcastApple Spotify: http://bit.ly/MSPodcastSpotify Google: http://bit.ly/MSPodcastGoogle Soundcloud: http://bit.ly/MSPodcastSoundCloud All other platforms: https://anchor.fm/matthewsantoro Follow me!: Twitter: http://twitter.com/MatthewSantoro Instagram: http://instagram.com/MatthewSantoro Facebook: http://facebook.com/MatthewSantoro Snapchat: http://snapchat.com/add/matthewsantoro ?Follow my daily amazing fact account – The Fact Maniac!: Twitter: http://twitter.com/FactManiac Facebook: […]

What Happens When You Put Antimatter in a Double Slit Experiment?

Interference patterns with particles have stumped scientists for years, but when they put antimatter through the test, they revealed an even bigger mystery. This Is The Only Place Antimatter Can Survive In The Universe – https://youtu.be/XD8Q3Mb1Q4I Read More: First Observation Of Antimatter Wave Interference https://arxiv.org/pdf/1808.08901.pdf “The periodic spatial distribution generated by the interferometer (Fig. 1) […]

This Is Not Impossible! Solve For The Triangle’s Area

This is a delightful problem. Find the area of the triangle defined by the four squares. It seems impossible but it can be solved with the right perspective. Can you figure it out? Sources Puzzle by Catriona Shearer The area of the bottom left square is 5. What’s the area of the blue triangle? pic.twitter.com/nBR32b760x […]

How rollercoasters affect your body – Brian D. Avery

Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/how-rollercoasters-affect-your-body-brian-d-avery In 1895, crowds flooded Coney Island to see America’s first-ever looping coaster: the Flip Flap Railway. But its thrilling flip caused cases of severe whiplash, neck injury and even ejections. Today, coasters can pull off far more exciting tricks and do it safely. Brian D. […]

Where Did Werewolf Myths Come From?

Werewolves might not be real, but the myths about them could have come from real scientific phenomena, like a misunderstanding of certain illnesses. Hosted by: Michael Aranda Head to https://scishowfinds.com/ for hand selected artifacts of the universe! ———- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ———- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon […]

Faith, Friends, Future. Rise to Your call | Chris Breshears | TEDxFriendsU

Faith. You move from High School (the familiar) to College (the unfamiliar). Just because you are in the unfamiliar does not mean God can not use you. Friends Friendships brings out different views of God and can reveal a different side you may not have seen before. Future James 4:14. Ultimately we don’t know what […]

Freedom and friendship: the two gifts that connectivity gave me | Alice Taylor | TEDxTirana

Alice Taylor is British-born digital nomad who fell in love with Albania and decided to live here. She had spent over a decade working in professional consultancies and law firms, until she left her job and set up her own business as marketing consultant and has not looked back since. She is a professional freelance […]

Why Do London’s Manholes Keep Exploding?

Every month or so, somewhere in London, a manhole explodes. It’s so common that it doesn’t make the news unless it’s spectacular or someone gets injured. Here’s why, complete with gratuitous pyrotechnics. Filmed by Perspective Pictures Pyrotechnics by Paul at Darkstar Pyrotechnics News articles: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/newsbysector/energy/11169183/Explosion-in-city-street.html https://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/pavement-explodes-yards-from-pedestrians-and-cars-in-old-street-a3568676.html https://www.express.co.uk/news/uk/819198/london-manhole-cover-explodes-old-street I’m at http://tomscott.com on Twitter at http://twitter.com/tomscott on […]

How I climbed a 3,000-foot vertical cliff — without ropes | Alex Honnold

Imagine being by yourself in the dead center of a 3,000-foot vertical cliff — without a rope to catch you if you fall. For professional rock climber Alex Honnold, this dizzying scene marked the culmination of a decade-long dream. In a hair-raising talk, he tells the story of how he summited Yosemite’s El Capitan, completing […]

Admit it. Republicans have broken politics.

Neither party is perfect, but Republicans in Congress have been drifting towards political extremism since long before Trump, and they’re making it impossible for Congress to work the way it’s supposed to. Subscribe to our channel! http://goo.gl/0bsAjO Over the past few decades, both Democrats and Republicans in Congress have moved away from the center. But […]

These Hybrid Metallic Crystals Are Chemistry’s New Miracle Materials

This chemistry experiment conducted 4200 meters above Melbourne, Australia, could revolutionize how we scrub greenhouse gases or deliver targeted drugs. Why Do Rocks the Size of Cars Suddenly Break From Cliffs? – https://youtu.be/8WIAYqU2r9s ____________________ Science In The Extremes ventures to the ends of the earth to bring you pioneering research and innovations that are advancing […]

Astronaut Chris Hadfield’s 3 rules for going into space

So you want to be starman? You’re going to need a few things along the way. Three things to be precise, according to astronaut Chris Hadfield. Good health (because there are no hospitals in space), the ability to learn complicated things (because it actually is rocket science), and the ability to make good decisions under […]

Spheres and Code Words – Numberphile

Featuring James Grime… Check out Brilliant (and get 20% off their premium service): https://brilliant.org/numberphile (sponsor) More links & stuff in full description below ↓↓↓ Sphere trilogy: http://bit.ly/Sphere_Trilogy More Dr James Grime on Numberphile: http://bit.ly/grimevideos Discuss this episode on Brady’s subreddit: https://redd.it/9s3vvw Computerphile deals with multiple dimension error correction: https://youtu.be/1_X-7BgHbE0 Strange Spheres in Higher Dimensions: https://youtu.be/mceaM2_zQd8 […]

7 Ridiculous Feats of Strength in the Animal Kingdom

You’re probably already familiar with some of the more common examples of super strong animals, like the crocodile with its powerful bite or the leafcutter ant’s impressive overhead carry. However, there are lots of lesser-known animals capable of amazing acts of strength. Thumbnail image credit: Wellcome Images Hosted by: Stefan Chin Head to https://scishowfinds.com/ for […]

Why Can Severe Pain Make You Vomit?

Nausea and vomiting are common side effects of severe pain, but why do our bodies do this!? Hosted by: Michael Aranda Head to https://scishowfinds.com/ for hand selected artifacts of the universe! ———- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ———- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters: Lazarus G, Sam Lutfi, D.A. […]