People can Inherit Mitochondrial DNA from Both Parents | SciShow News

Earlier this week, a team of researchers announced that they’d made a discovery about how we inherit mitochondrial DNA from our parents that could change what we know about not only disease inheritance, but human history as a whole. Hosted by: Hank Green SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents. Check it out […]

The Mystic World of Paranormal | Jay Alani | TEDxGokulam

“Whichever city you visit in this country, there will be a woman in a white saree asking for a lift. It’s time somebody gifted her a new saree at least, don’t you think?” – Paranormal investigator Jay Alani with perspectives on the paranormal. Jay Alani, a paranormal investigator who has investigated more than 30 haunted […]

When America polices the world, everybody loses | Jeffrey Sachs

America treats the world like a board game. That’s a problem. – Make no mistake, says Jeffrey Sachs, America is an empire. The end of World War I and the Treaty of Versailles put the United States on a trajectory to exercise political control over foreign governments and topple world leaders on a whim, which, […]

Why We’re Wrong About Nearly Everything with Bobby Duffy

Evidence suggests that most of us are very wrong about what goes on in the world around us. No matter how impartial we think we are, we’re all biased towards information that confirms what we already believe – and our ability to filter and tailor what we see online only distorts our perceptions further. In […]

Immune Profiling: A New Way to Diagnose Infections | Tim Sweeney, MD, PhD | TEDxPaloAltoSalon

Learn about Dr. Tim Sweeney’s incredible research and discoveries related to diagnosing sepsis and ultimately saving lives. This talk was part of TEDxPaloAltoSalon, Imagine Anew, held on October 28, 2018. For more information about TEDxPaloAlto and TEDxPaloAltoSalon please visit http://www.tedxpaloalto.com. Tim Sweeney, MD, PhD, is co-founder and CEO of Inflammatix, a molecular diagnostics company focused […]

The global goals we’ve made progress on — and the ones we haven’t | Michael Green

“We are living in a world that is tantalizingly close to ensuring that no one need die of hunger or malaria or diarrhea,” says economist Michael Green. To help spur progress, back in 2015 the United Nations drew up a set of 17 goals around important factors like health, education and equality. In this data-packed […]

Ugly history: The 1937 Haitian Massacre – Edward Paulino

View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/ugly-history-the-1937-haitian-massacre-edward-paulino When historians talk about the atrocities of the 20th century, we often think of those that took place during and between the two World Wars. But two months before the Rape of Nanking in China, and a year before Kristallnacht in Germany, a horrific ethnic cleansing campaign occurred on an island […]

The Most MYTHICAL PLACES that Might Be Real!

Subscribe to The Matthew Santoro Podcast!: YouTube: http://bit.ly/MSPodcastYouTube Apple: http://bit.ly/MSPodcastApple Spotify: http://bit.ly/MSPodcastSpotify …and every other platform! 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 Unit 110-120 Los Angeles […]

Can You Crack The Code? “Only Geniuses Can Solve”

This puzzle has been shared with dubious claims, but it is still a fun logic problem. Can you figure it out? Examples of puzzle and variants on social media sites Combination lock riddle from puzzles https://puzzling.stackexchange.com/questions/46871/crack-the-lock-code Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/user/MindYourDecisions?sub_confirmation=1 Playlist to watch all videos on MindYourDecisions: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=UUHnj59g7jezwTy5GeL8EA_g This is the only channel to feature math topics […]

Can Screens Damage Your Eyes?

You might have heard that exposure to unnatural lights from digital devices can hurt your eyes. But is that true? Hosted by: Stefan Chin SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at https://www.scishowtangents.org ———- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ———- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following […]

Fake News : l’obsession d’une alimentation miracle | Clémentine HUGOL GENTIAL | TEDxDijon

Est-ce que partager un gâteau bien sucré lors d’un anniversaire peut nous donner le cancer ou bien est-ce qu’il participe à un moment de convivialité ? Ce TEDx vise à interroger comment les idées reçues se construisent notamment via les médias grand public autour de notre alimentation et comment elles s’enracinent dans une société qui […]

Why should you read Kurt Vonnegut? – Mia Nacamulli

Download a free audiobook version of “Slaughterhouse Five” and support TED-Ed’s nonprofit mission: https://adbl.co/2DPI5Ys Check out our full book recommendation: https://shop.ed.ted.com/products/slaughterhouse-five Kurt Vonnegut found the tidy, satisfying arcs of many stories at odds with reality, and he set out to explore the ambiguity between good and bad fortune in his own novels. He tried to […]

Why spiritualizing the cosmos is a disservice to science and religion | Michelle Thaller

Where is God? Michelle Thaller lays out a cosmic view of religion, science, and the human condition. – Ancient humans believed lightning, seasons, and other unexplainable natural phenomenon were the acts of gods, but what happens when scientific discovery unravels those mysteries? – NASA astronomer and science communicator Michelle Thaller explains how scientific discovery has […]

How not to be a robot | Christoph Burkhardt | TEDxDresden

Is it sexist to put Alexa in the kitchen? Why do we buy selfie drones? And is AI going to outsmart us and take over the world? In this entertaining talk, Christoph Burkhardt claims that artificial intelligence can actually help us to become again more human. Even though machines may outperform us in specific tasks, […]

The case for a decentralized internet | Tamas Kocsis

Who controls the internet? Increasingly, the answer is large corporations and governments — a trend that’s threatening digital privacy and access to information online, says web developer Tamas Kocsis. In this informative talk, Kocsis breaks down the different threats to internet freedom and shares his plan to build an alternative, decentralized network that returns power […]

What If You Only Ate Chips?

What if you only consumed potatoes forever? Listen to our podcast: http://youtube.com/sidenotepodcast Created by: Mitchell Moffit and Gregory Brown Written by: Matthew Carter 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/ Facebook: http://facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Twitter: http://twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE Tumblr: http://asapscience.tumblr.com Created by Mitchell Moffit […]

How To Tell If Someone Truly Loves You | Femi Ogunjinmi | TEDxXavierUniversity

Is proclaiming your love for someone truly enough? Femi Ogunjinmi brings to light what fully constitutes an enduring, fulfilling relationship through his engaging experiences. Femi Ogunjinmi, mostly known as Gfem is a certified life coach, international relationship coach, award winning motivational speaker, and a radio talk show host who has been improving the lives of […]

The Sweater Curse and Clothing Controversies: Citation Needed 8×06

That’s it! That’s the end of the series. You made it! Congratulations! Enjoy the best mime that Matt has ever done. BONUS MATERIAL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XRtilePap0c FULL PLAYLIST: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL96C35uN7xGIo2odDuuPeYtb7BtQ1kBhp WEB SITE and MORE AUDIO EPISODES: http://techdif.co.uk Featuring: Matt Gray: http://mattg.co.uk – @unnamedculprit Gary Brannan: @garybrannan and Chris Joel, who doesn’t do this social media nonsense More from […]

How Are Algorithms Negatively Controlling Your Decisions?

Algorithms are strings of mathematical statements weighing different things and sorting through information. Which is horrifying, right? This episode is about how algorithms can make humanity so much worse. Part 1 of 3 – https://youtu.be/bEnHeER6Sww Part 2 of 3 – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fJuVlmfW5ns Read More: How YouTube Drives People to the Internet’s Darkest Corners https://www.wsj.com/articles/how-youtube-drives-viewers-to-the-internets-darkest-corners-1518020478 YouTube is […]

The Science of Flint’s Water Crisis

The water crisis in Flint, Michigan is a prime example of science being ignored, unknown, or even misused. Here’s the chemistry behind how so many things went wrong. Hosted by: Hank Green SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at https://www.scishowtangents.org ———- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: […]

The FREAKIEST CREEPYPASTAS Ever Told – Part 4

The 10 FREAKIEST CREEPYPASTAS Ever Told – Part 1 https://youtu.be/dOnB2fWQz0w The 10 FREAKIEST CREEPYPASTAS Ever Told – Part 2 https://youtu.be/ZxhF192ZKmU The 10 FREAKIEST CREEPYPASTAS Ever Told – Part 3 https://youtu.be/xqeApUHDKUs Subscribe to The Matthew Santoro Podcast!: YouTube: http://bit.ly/MSPodcastYouTube Apple: http://bit.ly/MSPodcastApple Spotify: http://bit.ly/MSPodcastSpotify …and every other platform! Follow me!: Twitter: http://twitter.com/MatthewSantoro Instagram: http://instagram.com/MatthewSantoro Facebook: http://facebook.com/MatthewSantoro Snapchat: […]

How overparenting backfired on Americans | Jonathan Haidt

Being raised indoors might the reason young Americans struggle in the adult world. – American childhood is going, going… gone, says Professor Jonathan Haidt. – In the mid-’90s there was a sharp shift to overprotective parenting. In previous generations, kids were allowed to out of the house unsupervised from age 5-8, which has now become […]

Surviving an Invasion & Understanding Your Neighbors. | Heather Dawn Thompson | TEDxRapidCity

Survival is 90% mental. With the geopolitical uncertainties these days, what would you do if the United States were invaded? By Russia, China, Syria? How do you prepare? How would you react? Fight? Adapt? Assimilate? What would you want your children and grandchildren to remember about being an America in 20, 50 or 100 years? […]

A thousand stories | Hussain Ahmed Muttar | TEDxBaghdad

Replicating decades-old pictures taken in some of Baghdad’s most famous neighborhoods, but can one replicate the stories? His great love for his country and his city Baghdad made him passionate about the city and its people ,the damage that dominated on the architecture of his city Baghdad made him dig into the past of the […]

How I accidentally changed the way movies get made | Franklin Leonard

How does Hollywood choose what stories get told on-screen? Too often, it’s groupthink informed by a narrow set of ideas about what sells at the box office. As a producer, Franklin Leonard saw too many great screenplays never get made because they didn’t fit the mold. So he started the Black List, an anonymous email […]

How To Trick Your Brain Into Falling Asleep | Jim Donovan | TEDxYoungstown

Jim Donovan M.Ed. is a professional musician, Assistant Professor at Saint Francis University and TEDx speaker. His mission is to share the healing power of music through education and performance. He specializes in placing music and wellness programs in organizations who focus on people with disabilities and people recovering from addiction. Donovan performs with his […]

CBD is everywhere. But does it work?

CBD isn’t BS. But CBD products probably are. Subscribe to our channel! http://goo.gl/0bsAjO Read more about CBD on Vox.com: https://www.vox.com/the-goods/2018/11/1/18024806/cbd-oil-vape-hemp Cannabidiol is having a moment. Increasingly common state legalization and loose federal regulation means that anyone in any state can go online or to a physical store and buy CBD products — from oils to […]

These Strange Metals Could Make Electronics Perfectly Efficient

Scientists are hunting for the high-temperature superconductor that could revolutionize electronics, and new research takes us one step closer. How Supercapacitors Could Make Batteries a Thing of the Past – https://youtu.be/GeSvErqdmIM Read More: Physicists Discover Tantalising New Properties of Uranium Compounds, Including Superconductivity https://www.sciencealert.com/new-uranium-hydrides-created-high-temperature-superconductors?perpetual=yes&limitstart=1 “Scientists have experimentally confirmed the existence of strange new uranium compounds […]

Stoned Girl Tries To Explain the Digestive System | STONED SCIENCE

The digestive system, but explained by a stoned comedian. Subscribe for more science! http://bit.ly/asapsci Created by: Mitchell Moffit and Gregory Brown Illustrated and Animated by: Max Simmons and Sel Gehbrehiwot Comedian – Tamara Shevon: @teemair FOLLOW US! Instagram and Twitter: @whalewatchmeplz and @mitchellmoffit Clickable: http://bit.ly/16F1jeC and http://bit.ly/15J7ube AsapINSTAGRAM: https://instagram.com/asapscience/ Facebook: http://facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Twitter: http://twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE Tumblr: http://asapscience.tumblr.com […]

The STRANGEST Hijackings that Actually Happened!

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Ant On A Rubber Rope Paradox

PLEASE SUBSCRIBE TO MY PODCAST: https://bit.ly/2BCLhoK Curiosity Box: https://www.curiositybox.com/ *********** LINKS ************* The Create Unknown Podcast: https://bit.ly/2TKVDdc What Is A Paradox?: https://youtu.be/kJzSzGbfc0k Ant On A Rubber Rope Discussion: https://bit.ly/2DYQ7it Harmonic Series Proof on Khan Academy https://www.khanacademy.org/math/ap-calculus-bc/bc-series-new/bc-10-6/v/harmonic-series-divergent Harmonic Series Proofs http://scipp.ucsc.edu/~haber/archives/physics116A10/harmapa.pdf Harmonic Series Proof https://web.williams.edu/Mathematics/lg5/harmonic.pdf *********** Written by Matthew Tabor, Michael Stevens and Kevin Lieber Huge […]

How Close Are We to Building Force Fields?

Sci-fi technology is often more fiction than science, but it turns out there are actually some real-world labs that are working on developing force fields! Hosted by: Stefan Chin SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at https://www.scishowtangents.org ———- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ———- Dooblydoo […]

Solving the impossible challenge of Urban Congestion and Pollution | BRAD BAO | TEDxSanFrancisco

Brad co-founded Lime after months of researching bike sharing programs globally and seeing the potential positive impact that smarter, modern shared transportation could have on urban mobility and sustainability. Prior to Lime, Brad co-founded Kinzon Capital ($400M high-tech venture fund) as the managing partner and managed the fund in the last fund cycle. Before that, […]

Can you solve the giant iron riddle? – Alex Gendler

Practice more problem-solving at https://brilliant.org/TedEd/ Solution to bonus riddle: https://brilliant.org/TedEdGiantIron/ The family of giants you work for is throwing a fancy dinner party, but there’s a problem — the elder giant’s favorite shirt is wrinkled! To fix it, you’ll need to power up the giant iron. It needs two batteries to work, but the baby […]

How super rich companies harm us all — and try to cover it up | Anand Giridharadas

Just because a company does incredibly well financially doesn’t mean that it does any good for the people. How can we change that? – Huge corporations are often built upon the backs of very cheap labor. So while the stock prices go up, the lives of the workers goes down. – Corporate taxes could offset […]

Innovation in Government. | Dr.Awdhesh Singh | TEDxSMVDU

Innovation in Government is extremely important for development of any country. The tax departments in India have taken many innovative steps for improving tax collections, trade facilitation and improving its services. In this TEDx talk Dr Awdhesh Singh discusses about the innovation in the tax departments in India and some innovative measures taken by him […]

Treading Sustainably | Chandan Bhavnani | TEDxSMVDU

With natural disasters going beyond a once in a while event to an almost daily norm, it’s important for businesses and corporates to imbibe sustainability and regard for environmental and social considerations as a part of mainstream business decision making. Chandan Bhavnani, a sustainability professional having worked in the field for over a decade speaks […]

Abrirle las puertas a lo nuevo | Ámbar Mazzini | TEDxSaintGregory’sCollege

¿Cómo enfrentamos los cambios y las etapas de la vida? Ámbar comparte con nosotros su idea y nos incentiva a ser flexibles, abrazar los cambios y repensar comportamientos. Ámbar tiene 12 años y su sueño es dejar su marca en el mundo e inspirar a otros. Ama los deportes y la música. Juega al hockey, […]

Power To The Forgotten | PATRICK OKIGBO | TEDxPortHarcourtSalon

In Nigeria, we still have people who are still living in the pre-modern idealism where social and economic activities are governed by the rhythm of the rising and setting of the sun. The generating, transmission and distribution companies make up the power value chain in Nigeria. The irregularities in the sector is due mainly to […]

The Nigerian Power Sector | EYO EKPO | TEDxPortHarcourtSalon

The power sector is clearly a puzzle to all of us, with numerous facets yet to be unraveled. Most Nigerians expend money that would have been channeled to other avenues to generating energy. Ironically, the citizens combined together generate more power than the federal government. The citizens self-generate 65GW while publicly available to the federation […]

What we can do to leapfrog utility into the future | CHIGOZIRI EGERUOH | TEDxPortHarcourtSalon

Over the years, its been believed that modernizing our networks means institutional transplantation that is borrowing things that have worked form more industrialized societies but most importantly, as every brilliant idea, there is a time limit to its application. We need to understand what needs to be copied and that which needs to be grown […]

О чем на самом деле думают изобретатели | Ксения Окорокова | TEDxSadovoeRing

Ксения Окорокова – школьница и ей всего 14 лет и все ее детство было связано с двумя, казалось бы, далекими друг от друга вещами, – боулингом и физикой. Ее старший брат – профессиональный игрок в боулинг, а вся семья уже много лет работает над научной книгой о том, как двигается шар по дорожке. Но Ксюша […]