The Walking To School Riddle

Thanks to Pedro in Argentina for suggesting this! The problem is adapted from the TESBA test. It’s a fun one! Sources https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Argentina#/media/File:Flag_of_Argentina.svg https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Argentina#/media/File:Argentina_orthographic.svg http://www-news.uchicago.edu/releases/98/980417.calderon.shtml Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/user/MindYourDecisions?sub_confirmation=1 Playlist to watch all videos on MindYourDecisions: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?Subscribe https://www.youtube.com/user/MindYourDecisions?sub_confirmation=1 Click to watch all my videos! Send me suggestions by email (address in video). I consider all ideas! Get early […]

Achievements of Ririxin School in 13 Years | Xiaofeng Wang | TEDxQueliStreetED

Only with the aim of children’s development and the premise of a rich curriculum system for future development can children grow up naturally. NO This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx

When censorship becomes necessary | David Shanks | TEDxChristchurch

The New Zealand Bill of Rights Act says that, “Everyone has the right to freedom of expression, including the right to seek, receive, and impart information and opinions of any kind in any form.” And yet, some content is so heinous, and risks causing so much damage, that it must be limited for the safety […]

A new understanding of age-related macular degeneration | Joshua Chu-Tan | TEDxChristchurch

Age-related macular degeneration, or AMD, is the leading cause of blindness in the developed world—and it has no cure. But recent advances in genetics have allowed a team of researchers in Australia to identify a kind of microRNA that could offer answers. In this fascinating talk, Dr Josh Chu-Tan explains the science behind their work, […]

These Smart Roads Could Change the Future of Driving

From self-healing asphalt to electrified roads, technology is steering the future of driving along some exciting new paths! Hosted by: Michael Aranda SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at http://www.scishowtangents.org ———- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ———- Huge thanks go to the following Patreon supporters […]

I Built a Pasta Chair in Italy

Click here to start using LastPass: https://lastpass.onelink.me/HzaM/2019Q3IncrementalVSauce2 Thanks to LastPass for sponsoring this video. Every boy grows up chasing the same dream… to fly to a beautiful villa in Rome, Italy to build a pasta chair out of noodles utilizing a team of international spaghetti-building superstars. Well, every boy doesn’t, but *I* did. And that […]

10 Creepiest Cases of Identity Theft

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Dear Smokers

Go to https://nordvpn.com/asap to get 70% off a 3 year plan and use code ASAPSCIENCE for an extra month for free! Let’s talk about cigarette butts and why they are a major problem. Watch us stay awake for 36 hours FOR SCIENCE: https://youtu.be/z30Wkbc8W_M Subscribe: http://bit.ly/asapsci FOLLOW US! Mitch Instagram: https://instagram.com/mitchellmoffit Twitter: https://twitter.com/mitchellmoffit Greg Instagram: https://instagram.com/whalewatchmeplz […]

Art that explores time and memory | Sarah Sze

Artist Sarah Sze takes us on a kaleidoscopic journey through her work: immersive installations as tall as buildings, splashed across walls, orbiting through galleries — blurring the lines between time, memory and space. Explore how we give meaning to objects in this beautiful tour of Sze’s experiential, multimedia art. Get TED Talks recommended just for […]

Inside The Tunnels That Will Store Nuclear Waste For 100,000 Years

Onkalo, on the Finnish island of Olkiluoto, is planned to be the first geologic storage facility for high-level nuclear waste: eventually sealed for 100,000 years. I got to see inside. Thanks to all the team from Olkiluoto, TVO and Posiva: you can find out more at http://www.posiva.fi/en/final_disposal/onkalo Edited by Michelle Martin (@mrsmmartin) Audio mix by […]

How porn changes the way teens think about sex | Emily F. Rothman

“The free, online, mainstream pornography that teenagers are most likely to see is a completely terrible form of sex education,” says public health researcher Emily F. Rothman. She shares how her mission to end dating and sexual violence led her to create a pornography literacy program that helps teens learn about consent and respect — […]

This Metal Asteroid Could Reveal Secrets About Earth’s Core | Countdown to Launch

NASA and Arizona State University plan to send an orbiter to the Psyche asteroid, which is believed to be made mostly out of metal. This mission could be the key to understanding the inside of Earth’s core. » Subscribe to Seeker!http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Watch more Countdown to Launch: http://bit.ly/CTLplaylist Between Mars and Jupiter, you can find […]

The Billion Ant Mega Colony and the Biggest War on Earth

Thanks to Curiosity Stream for supporting us in making this video. Go to https://curiositystream.com/kurzgesagt for a free 31-day-trial. Sources: https://sites.google.com/view/sources-argentine-ants In nearly every corner of the Earth, ants wage war against each other. Their weapons are what nature gave them. Some have strong armour, deadly stingers or sharp mandibles. And then there is this tiny, […]

Seriously, None of These Are Ants | 8 Ant Mimics

Ants are practically everywhere, and some creatures have found it beneficial to blend in with this crowd rather than stick out. Hosted by: Stefan Chin SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at http://www.scishowtangents.org ———- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ———- Huge thanks go to the […]

The Gun Detector – Smarter Every Day 225

We built a gun detector using machine learning that works with existing surveillance cameras. Get started with 8 free meals – that’s $80 off your first month of HelloFresh. Go to https://bit.ly/2PGu55r and enter smarter80 Click here if you’re interested in subscribing: http://bit.ly/Subscribe2SED ⇊ Click below for more links! ⇊ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ GET SMARTER SECTION There […]

3 as the sum of the 3 cubes – Numberphile

A problem posed in 1953 is finally cracked by a network of computers in seven hours. More links & stuff in full description below ↓↓↓ Numberphile T-Shirts and stuff: https://teespring.com/stores/numberphile See our playlist previous videos on this area of research: http://bit.ly/SumOfCubes Andrew Booker: http://www.bristol.ac.uk/maths/people/andrew-r-booker/overview.html Andrew Sutherland: https://math.mit.edu/directory/profile.php?pid=272 Charity Engine: https://www.charityengine.com Numberphile is supported by the […]

The International Hunt for Dark Energy Is On, Here’s What’s Coming

An international team of scientists and engineers are building a massive dark energy hunting machine to probe the far reaches of the universe for clues of this mysterious force. »Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker »Watch more Focal Point | https://bit.ly/2lXv74v When it comes to what we know about the universe, our knowledge covers approximately 5% of […]

The Mystery of the Black Diamond

There are still lots of unsolved mystery about carbonados (“black diamonds”), and geologists even think those mystery rocks come from outside of Earth. Hosted by: Michael Aranda SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at http://www.scishowtangents.org ———- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ———- Huge thanks go […]

“Stumbling towards intimacy”: An improvised TED Talk | Anthony Veneziale

In a hilarious, completely improvised talk, improv master Anthony Veneziale takes to the TED stage for a truly one-of-a-kind performance. Armed with an audience-suggested topic (“stumbling towards intimacy”) and a deck of slides he’s never seen before, Veneziale crafts a meditation on the intersection of love, language and … avocados? Get TED Talks recommended just […]

This Laser-Shooting Camera Can See You From Around the Corner

Can’t see what’s hiding around the corner? That’s no problem for this camera, which measures scattered light from a laser to detect objects outside its line of sight. » Subscribe to Seeker!http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Watch more Elements! http://bit.ly/ElementsPlaylist A team of researchers at Stanford University developed a camera that can capture moving objects hidden around corners. […]

North America’s 3 Billion Lost Birds | SciShow News

This week, an alarming report on North American bird populations and a sweet study on one of our more aloof furry companions. Hosted by: Stefan Chin SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at http://www.scishowtangents.org ———- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ———- Huge thanks go to […]

How Much Does It Cost You To Work | Leonard Skinner | TEDxBallyroanLibrary

Co-author of Escape Under Sail: Pursue Your Liveaboard Dream, Leonard lives and travels with his partner and her 2 teens on their 45-year-old sailboat. Having been in the technology and education sectors, he had explored many career paths without satisfaction. So by the age of 40, he and his partner restored an old boat and […]

What happened when we paired up thousands of strangers to talk politics | Jochen Wegner

In spring 2019, more than 17,000 Europeans from 33 countries signed up to have a political argument with a complete stranger. They were part of “Europe Talks,” a project that organizes one-on-one conversations between people who disagree — sort of like a Tinder for politics. Editor Jochen Wegner shares the unexpected things that happened when […]

10 Most Frightening SCP Stories

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The Hacking Wars – How Governments Hack Each Other

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Einstein’s twin paradox explained – Amber Stuver

Follow two astronauts into outer space to explore time dilation and Einstein’s theory of relativity through the Twin Paradox thought experiment. — On their 20th birthday, identical twin astronauts volunteer for an experiment. Terra will remain on Earth, while Stella will board a spaceship. Stella’s ship will travel to visit a star that is 10 […]

How These Bacteria Become Electrical Cables That Could Power Our World

Some species of bacteria, such as Shewanella and Geobacter can do what other species can’t: They can survive off of solely electrons. » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Watch more Elements! http://bit.ly/ElementsPlaylist Right now, there are bacteria deep in the ground and under the ocean that are acting as living electric cables, and scientists are […]

The myth of the Sampo— an infinite source of fortune and greed – Hanna-Ilona Härmävaara

Download a free audiobook version of “The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring” and support TED-Ed’s nonprofit mission: https://www.audible.com/ted-ed Check out our full book recommendation: https://shop.ed.ted.com/collections/ted-ed-book-recommendations/products/kalevala — After a skirmish at sea and long days of being battered by waves, Väinämöinen— a powerful bard as old as the world itself— washed up […]

A climate change solution that’s right under our feet | Asmeret Asefaw Berhe:

There’s two times more carbon in the earth’s soil than in all of its vegetation and the atmosphere — combined. Biogeochemist Asmeret Asefaw Berhe dives into the science of soil and shares how we could use its awesome carbon-trapping power to offset climate change. “[Soil] represents the difference between life and lifelessness in the earth […]

A Miraculous Simplification! Fun Problem From India (IIT JEE)

This type of problem occasionally appears on the JEE tests, which are required for admission into India’s prestigious IIT colleges. This is a fun trigonometry problem–it tests your understanding of many concepts! Source 2010 IIT JEE Paper 1, problem 29 via Khan Academy https://www.khanacademy.org/test-prep/iit-jee-subject/iit-jee/v/iit-jee-trigonometry-problem-1 Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/user/MindYourDecisions?sub_confirmation=1 Playlist to watch all videos on MindYourDecisions: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?Subscribe https://www.youtube.com/user/MindYourDecisions?sub_confirmation=1 […]

The Woman Who Changed Drug Development

From a new method of drug design to an antiviral agent for herpes, Gertrude Elion’s works totally transformed the world of drug development. Hosted by: Michael Aranda SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at http://www.scishowtangents.org ———- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ———- Huge thanks go […]

What I learned about freedom after escaping North Korea | Yeonmi Park

“North Korea is unimaginable,” says human rights activist Yeonmi Park, who escaped the country at the age of 13. Sharing the harrowing story of her childhood, she reflects on the fragility of freedom — and shows how change can be achieved even in the world’s darkest places. Get TED Talks recommended just for you! Learn […]

WiFi 6 Just Launched and Here’s What It Means for Your Internet

New phones will soon support WiFi 6. Wait… what were the previous 5? » Subscribe to Seeker!http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Watch more Elements! http://bit.ly/ElementsPlaylist WiFi 6, the next generation of wireless technology, is just now arriving in phones, laptops, and network equipment. So how is WiFi 6 better than its previous iterations…and what were the previous iterations? […]

How Movies and TV Get Radiation Sickness Wrong

Radiation sickness been portrayed in movies and television for more than 50 years. And those portrayals vary a lot. But if there’s one thing pretty much all these portrayals have in common, it’s that they get radiation sickness wrong—at least somewhat. Hosted by: Michael Aranda SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents. Check […]

How I help people understand vitiligo | Lee Thomas

TV news anchor Lee Thomas thought his career was over after he was diagnosed with vitiligo, an autoimmune disorder that left large patches of his skin without pigment and led to derision and stares. In a captivating talk, he shares how he discovered a way to counter misunderstanding and fear around his appearance with engagement, […]

VR with 3D Printed Props – Computerphile

Scanning objects for use in VR is one thing – but how do you get that haptic feel? Print the object and skin it in VR. Dr Dimitrios Darzentas shows us the kit. 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 Computerphile […]

How Close Are We to the End of Infertility?

Advances in stem cell research could change what it means to reproduce. Are we ready for the next revolution in baby-making science? » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Watch more How Close Are We | http://bit.ly/HCAWplaylist » Follow Olivia on Instagram: instagram.com/OliviaPavcoG Infertility affects approximately 12% of couples trying to conceive a child today, and […]

What makes neon signs glow? A 360° animation – Michael Lipman

In this 360° animation, explore the vibrant world of neon signs and learn the science of what makes them glow. — When the Hoover Dam was completed, it created a huge source of hydroelectric power and zapped a sleepy desert town to life: Las Vegas, Nevada. With the power supply from the dam, Las Vegas […]

The Power of Diverse Thinking | Matthew Syed | RSA Events

Where do the best ideas come from? And how do we apply these ideas to the biggest shared challenges of our age, from rising obesity to terrorism and climate change? Best-selling author and columnist Matthew Syed visits the RSA to offer a radical blueprint for the future: one that challenges hierarchies, encourages constructive dissent and […]

Is Pluto a Planet?

Sign Up on Patreon to get access to the Space Time Discord! https://www.patreon.com/pbsspacetime Sign up for the mailing list to get episode notifications and hear special announcements! https://mailchi.mp/1a6eb8f2717d/spacetime You know what a planet is, right? A big round thing that orbits a star. Uh, not so fast. The surprisingly vicious debate over the planetary status […]

Why Can’t I Wear My Dog’s Flea and Tick Collars?

It seems like the easiest way to avoid tiny parasites is to just slap on your animal’s tick or flea collar and hike into the woods worry-free. But you definitely shouldn’t. Hosted by: Michael Aranda SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at http://www.scishowtangents.org ———- Support SciShow by becoming a […]

What Happens When Someone Gets Dengue Fever?

Dengue fever, a mosquito-borne disease caused by a virus of the same name, is also referred to as breakbone fever, but that should be the least of your concerns…what you need to worry about is a complete system shutdown. » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Watch more SICK | http://bit.ly/SICKplaylist Most commonly found in tropical […]

Think Like a Coder | Teaser Trailer | TED-Ed 9/30/19

Coming soon to TED-Ed! Our new 10-episode coding series, Think Like A Coder, follows a duo trying to save the world— and solving programming puzzles along the way. — We’re thrilled to announce our upcoming series: Think Like A Coder. This 10-episode narrative follows a girl, Ethic, and her robot companion, Hedge, as they attempt […]

We Stayed Awake For 36 Hours And It Changed Our Faces

What if you stopped sleeping? We tested the impact of sleep deprivation on our attractiveness and cognitive ability by not sleeping for 36 hours. Listen to the Sidenote podcast episode here: https://podcasts.apple.com/ca/podcast/sidenote/id1383086982#episodeGuid=4e2ba631d4f4425887fc65fb765b1e45 FOLLOW US! Greg Instagram: https://instagram.com/whalewatchmeplz Twitter: https://twitter.com/whalewatchmeplz Mitch Instagram: https://instagram.com/mitchellmoffit Twitter: https://twitter.com/mitchellmoffit ASAPScience Instagram: https://instagram.com/asapscience Facebook: https://facebook.com/asapscience Twitter: https://twitter.com/asapscience Tumblr: https://asapscience.tumblr.com Created by […]