This Tree Oozes Metal Sap

In the South Pacific, there is a rare tree so rich in metal that its sap runs blue. Hosted by: Olivia Gordon 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 […]

History vs. Sigmund Freud – Todd Dufresne

Download a free audiobook version of “Why We Sleep” 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/why-we-sleep — Working in Vienna at the turn of the 20th century, he began his career as a neurologist before pioneering the discipline of psychoanalysis, and his influence towers above that of all other […]

Mathematics and Coronavirus – Numberphile

Featuring Kit Yates… The longer podcast version: https://youtu.be/5OPaDnJ3tm8 Or here: https://www.numberphile.com/podcast/kit-yeates-coronavirus or on your podcast player! More links & stuff in full description below ↓↓↓ Support our videos and podcasts on Patreon: Patreon: http://www.patreon.com/numberphile Kit Yates website – https://kityates.com Kit on Twitter – https://twitter.com/Kit_Yates_Maths The Royal Society’s call to arms for mathematicians – https://royalsociety.org/news/2020/03/Urgent-call-epidemic-modelling/ NHS […]

How to Hack Time to Be Happier & More Successful | James Wallman | TEDxManchester

Since he introduced the concept of ‘experientialism’ in his 2015 international bestseller, Stuffocation, James Wallman has been trying to answer this vital question: ‘Since we now know spending on experiences rather than stuff makes us happier, which experiences lead to the most happiness?’ After consulting with leading scientists at Princeton, Stanford, Harvard, Cambridge, Tokyo, NYU, […]

How to turn climate anxiety into action | Renée Lertzman

Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized Talk recommendations and more. It’s normal to feel anxious or overwhelmed by climate change, says psychologist Renée Lertzman. Can we turn those feelings into something productive? In an affirming talk, Lertzman discusses the emotional effects of climate change and offers insights on […]

How we can navigate the pandemic with courage and hope | Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks

Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks offers thoughts on how we can navigate the coronavirus pandemic with courage, hope and empathy. With uncommon wisdom and clarity, he speaks on the leadership, fear, death, hope and how we could use this […]

The Future Looks Bright for Patients with HIV, Here’s Why

In this episode of SICK, we sit down with Dr. Anthony Fauci and Dr. Sabin Nsanzimana to learn more about a mysterious and powerful virus: HIV. » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Watch more SICK | http://bit.ly/SICKplaylist » Visit our shop at http://shop.seeker.com You may recognize Dr. Fauci, the Director of the National Institutes of […]

How the world’s longest underwater tunnel was built – Alex Gendler

Discover how the English Channel Tunnel was built and the engineering challenges of building a 200 kilometer long tunnel underwater. — Flanked by two powerful nations, the English Channel has long been one of the world’s most important maritime passages. Yet for most of its history, crossing was a dangerous prospect. Engineers proposed numerous plans […]

Décloisonner pour s’améliorer | Vincent Merval | TEDxENSEA

Le cerveau humain, pour être efficace, a souvent besoin de créer des raccourcis, de catégoriser. Or, ces simplifications, bien souvent, créent des cloisonnements qui empêchent de penser de façon plus globale. En prenant soin de déconstruire ces cloisons, on accède à un autre niveau de créativité, de compréhension, d’intelligence, de performance. ### ENGLISH ### Breaking […]

What you need to know about stalkerware | Eva Galperin

Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized Talk recommendations and more. “Full access to a person’s phone is the next best thing to full access to a person’s mind,” says cybersecurity expert Eva Galperin. In an urgent talk, she describes the emerging danger of stalkerware — software designed to […]

Old & Bold- An Alternative Journey Through Life | Brenda Scofield | TEDxTinHauWomen

Society expects women to conform to labels throughout their lives. But what does it mean to embrace yourself, regardless of labels and no matter your age? In this talk, Brenda will share insights from her personal reconciliation with ageing, and encourage the audience to be bold at any age. Since arriving in Hong Kong in […]

10 Little Known Conspiracy Theories that will Blow Your Mind…

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How to create meaningful connections while apart | Priya Parker

Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. Author Priya Parker shares tools for creating meaningful connections with friends, family and coworkers during the coronavirus pandemic — and shows how we can take advantage of gatherings that are unique to this moment of social distancing. “We […]

Einstein Might Have Been Wrong About Gravity… Here’s Why

The universe is expanding, and fast. And this new theory could explain why. » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Watch more Elements! http://bit.ly/ElementsPlaylist » Visit our shop at http://shop.seeker.com The universe is expanding, and that expansion is speeding up… which is the opposite of what we expected. There are lots of different ideas about what […]

4 Animals That Don’t Have Resident Gut Microbiomes

We humans couldn’t live without our gut microbes, but not all animals rely on microscopic digestive communities like we do. And understanding why these animals ditched their microbial partners can teach us a lot about the costs and benefits of making evolutionary friends. Hosted by: Michael Aranda SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow […]

Why Are We Obsessed with Celebrities? | Tim Wu

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Ten Years to Save the World with Christiana Figueres

We have 10 years to turn the tide on the climate crisis. We must choose our future. In this Spotlight, Christiana Figueres, the public face of the most pivotal climate agreement in history, the Paris Climate Agreement of 2015, and political strategist Tom Rivett-Carnac, lay out the realities of life on Earth by 2050 if […]

COVID-19: We’re Fighting a War, But There’s Hope

Stay safe out there! — About ColdFusion — ColdFusion is an Australian based online media company independently run by Dagogo Altraide since 2009. Topics cover anything in science, technology, history and business in a calm and relaxed environment. If you enjoy my content, please consider subscribing! I’m also on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/ColdFusion_TV Bitcoin address: 13SjyCXPB9o3iN4LitYQ2wYKeqYTShPub8 — […]

NASA’s Gold Box Will Make Oxygen on Mars

NASA’s next rover mission has a special device aboard that’ll do something revolutionary: make oxygen on Mars for the first time. »Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker »Watch more Focal Point | https://bit.ly/2s0cf7w » Visit our shop at http://shop.seeker.com If you saw the 2015 film ‘The Martian,’ you might recall main character Mark Watney (played by Matt […]

The Virtually-Unkillable Virus That Makes Itself a Nucleus

In 2017, scientists discovered what appeared to be an unkillable virus that does something very un-virus-like… it builds its own nucleus inside its host’s cells! 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 […]

The tech shift: Push politicians for answers, and develop your digital literacy | Ramesh Srinivasan

The tech shift: Push politicians for answers, and develop your digital literacy Watch the newest video from Big Think: https://bigth.ink/NewVideo Join Big Think Edge for exclusive videos: https://bigth.ink/Edge ———————————————————————————- The rise of new technologies is making the United States more economically unequal, says Professor Ramesh Srinivasan. Americans should be pushing the current presidential candidates hard […]

The quest for the coronavirus vaccine | Seth Berkley

Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. When will the coronavirus vaccine be ready? Epidemiologist Seth Berkley (head of Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance) takes us inside the effort to create a vaccine for the coronavirus. With clarity and urgency, he explains what makes it so […]

Tracking COVID-19 and MORE!

Get the Curiosity Box: https://www.curiositybox.com/ ***Click “Show More” for links to DONGs*** Instagram: http://instagr.am/jakerawr Twitter: http://twitter.com/vsaucethree Could We Be The Last of Us?: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=baOlT-1yY4A Animated spread of COVID-19 https://www.healthmap.org/covid-19/ COVID-19 infection map by John Hopkins University https://coronavirus.jhu.edu/map.html Exponential Growth and Epidemics by 3blue1brown: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kas0tIxDvrg Explore.org sent to me by my mom https://explore.org/livecams Wolfman Museum of […]

How to Work From Home as a Team

Check out Brilliant (and get 20% off) here: https://brilliant.org/MinuteEarth/ We’ve worked as a team – remotely – for seven years, and we’re sharing some of our favorite tips for making it work. Thanks also to our Patreon patrons https://www.patreon.com/MinuteEarth and our YouTube members. ___________________________________________ Subscribe to MinuteEarth on YouTube: http://goo.gl/EpIDGd Support us on Patreon: https://goo.gl/ZVgLQZ […]

This Worm-y Critter Is (Probably) Our Oldest Ancestor | SciShow News

Newly described wormlike fossils dating back over half a billion years might be our oldest ancestors, and researchers have mapped and visualized the physical structure of the microscopic communities growing on human tongues! Hosted by: Hank Green SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at http://www.scishowtangents.org ———- Support SciShow by […]

Music and art in a time of protest | Denise Ho

Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. After her arrest for taking part in the 2019-2020 Hong Kong protests, artist Denise Ho’s music was banned in China. In this talk, she shares how she fought back by organizing concerts and building her own record label. […]

Embracing Unconditional Love | Valentina Tudose | TEDxTinHauWomen

Some say the most beautiful human emotion is unconditional love, yet most love stories come with conditions. ‘I’ll love you if you love me back, if you only choose me and me alone’. We all seek that deep connection that makes us feel special and unique, safe and totally accepted. But beyond this premise of […]

Trust and Design: How Digital Can Save the Future of Government | Jaimie Boyd | TEDxUNBC

Technology is making it easier for governments to serve citizens. The digital age has brought tremendous innovation, equipping organizations of all kinds to serve people faster and better. The Government of British Columbia’s Chief Digital Officer will offer insight into how technology can help governments around the world provide services to their citizens. She’ll explore […]

Utopías: para salir del presente | Antonio Rodriguez de las Heras | TEDxUPValència

Con frecuencia las utopías se consideran ensoñaciones, propuestas irrealizables, incluso engaños, pero y ¿si fueran necesarias para salir del presente para tener una actitud crítica y una motivación creativa para remover lo establecido? Las utopías reflejan la manera en que nos situamos en el tiempo, cómo interpretamos el futuro, el presente y el pasado. Hoy […]

¿Serán los ordenadores los astrofísicos del futuro? | Elena Denia | TEDxUPValència

Las simulaciones computacionales son una herramienta fundamental para el desarrollo científico actual. En particular, en el campo de la cosmología son esenciales para hacer evolucionar sistemas e investigarlos científicamente, ya que la disciplina presenta la dificultad de que no es posible manipular el universo para realizar experimentos a grandes escalas. Pero, ¿podemos aceptar como válido […]

¿El futuro de la geografía depende de la tecnología? | Gerson Beltrán | TEDxUPValència

¿El futuro de la geografía depende de la tecnología? ¿Hacia dónde se dirige la profesión del geógrafo? La Geografía es la ciencia que relaciona a los seres humanos con el espacio que habita en el Planeta Tierra. Los geógrafos profesionales trabajan en 5 ámbitos: tecnologías de información geográfica, planificación urbanística, desarrollo territorial, medio ambiente y […]

Hagan el humor: el inesperado poder de atracción de la risa | Sònia Valiente | TEDxUPValència

¿Cuándo fue la última vez que os reísteis a gusto? Cuesta recordarlo, ¿verdad? La risa nos libera, nos hace sentir cómplices, más inteligentes, mejor… El humor es capaz de reducir la percepción de violencia, desmontar las defensas de nuestro interlocutor, fijar la emoción al recuerdo y hacer risibles los tabúes. Con humor podemos hablar de […]

How Soon Will COVID-19 Peak? (And How To Tell)

This video made possible with support of Brilliant – the first 200 subscribers to go to http://Brilliant.org/MinutePhysics get 20% off a Premium subscription to Brilliant. Go to http://aatishb.com/covidtrends to see the interactive graph RESOURCES Grant’s 3Blue1Brown Video: Exponential Growth and Epidemics: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kas0tIxDvrg Aatish’s Exponential/Logistic Curve-Fitting Site: https://github.com/aatishb/covid/blob/master/curvefit.ipynb Data Source: https://github.com/CSSEGISandData/COVID-19 Our World in Data Page […]

What the world can learn from China’s response to the coronavirus | Gary Liu

Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. Speaking from Hong Kong, South China Morning Post CEO Gary Liu tracks China’s response to the coronavirus pandemic — from the initial outbreak in Wuhan to the shutdown of Hubei province and the containment measures taken across its […]

50 AMAZING Facts to Blow Your Mind! #145

Thanks for watching! If you enjoyed this, please like and subscribe 🙂 Subscribe: http://bit.ly/SubToMattSantoro | Join: http://bit.ly/MattSantoroMember Catch up on my latest uploads! https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLe7K6kDBf74EgSlmhy6Wavip716_-JRPG&playnext=1&index=2 Watch more: Creepy, Scary, and Chilling Topics! https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLe7K6kDBf74HK4A_zHEB-aQLNEErSikq5&playnext=1&index=2 50 Amazing Facts to Blow Your Mind! https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLe7K6kDBf74Hp_q_-bs6g5Ulju0Lp__Ss&playnext=1&index=2 Mysterious, Cryptic, and Mystical Topics! https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLe7K6kDBf74F_S6Jt4inbGZM6kfZ4Y2ar&playnext=1&index=2 Fascinating, Amazing, and Funny Topics! https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLe7K6kDBf74GbkIhmSYCfb0Ctc1sl8-v5&playnext=1&index=2 All-Time Most Popular […]

How bumble bees inspired a network of tiny museums | Amanda Schochet

Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized Talk recommendations and more. Sometimes, small things make a huge impact. After studying how bees in urban environments can survive by navigating small land patches, ecologist Amanda Schochet was inspired to build MICRO, a network of portable science museums the size of […]

Why paid sick leave is essential to beating coronavirus

Paid sick leave keeps everyone healthier. During a pandemic, it’s a necessity. Become a Video Lab member! http://bit.ly/video-lab In most developed countries, workers have the right to a certain number of paid sick days. It’s a policy that isn’t rooted in just generosity — during pandemics like the novel coronavirus, it can literally save lives. […]

The Incredible Missing Number Puzzle

I’m thinking of four positive numbers. The numbers can be paired in six possible products. If five of the products are 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, what is the sixth product? Sources xkcd forums archived puzzle “four numbers” https://web.archive.org/web/20190710023801/http://wiki.xkcd.com/irc/Puzzles#Four_Numbers Russian math forum (sent to me by email) https://math.d3.ru/neslozhnaia-zadacha-razmiat-mozg-1864141/?sorting=rating Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/user/MindYourDecisions?sub_confirmation=1 Send me suggestions by email […]