We’re Teaching Robots and AI to Design New Drugs

September Pin of the Month: https://store.dftba.com/collections/scishow/products/scishow-pin-of-the-month-chandra-x-ray-observatory-september It might sound like a concept from science fiction, but artificial intelligence is already facilitating the development process behind some pharmaceuticals. 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 […]

Is It Too Late To Stop Climate Change? Well, it’s Complicated.

This video is part of a series about climate change supported by Breakthrough Energy – a coalition founded by Bill Gates, that is working to expand clean-energy investment and support the innovations that will lead the world to net-zero carbon emissions. https://www.gatesnotes.com/Climate-and-energy?WT.mc_id=20200625100000_ClimateCtr2020_CTRKurt-YT_&WT.tsrc=CTRKurtYT Also a special thanks to the team at Our World for helping us […]

Performing brain surgery without a scalpel – Hyunsoo Joshua No

Dig into the science of radiosurgery: a procedure that uses light beams of radiation to target tumors, without making a single incision. — Every year, tens of thousands of people have brain surgery without a single incision: there’s no scalpel, no operating table, and the patient loses no blood. Instead, this procedure uses a machine […]

The problem with the U.S. bail system – Camilo Ramirez

Explore the U.S. bail system’s reliance on cash bail and how it disproportionately hurts people in low-income communities and communities of color. — Since 2000, the annual number of people convicted of crimes in the United States has stayed steady, but the average number of people in jail each year has shot up. How can […]

Sheryl WuDunn: Giving Is Good For You

Watch the newest video from Big Think: https://bigth.ink/NewVideo Join Big Think Edge for exclusive videos: https://bigth.ink/Edge ———————————————————————————- ———————————————————————————- ABOUT BIG THINK: Smarter Faster™ Big Think is the leading source of expert-driven, actionable, educational content — with thousands of videos, featuring experts ranging from Bill Clinton to Bill Nye, we help you get smarter, faster. S​ubscribe […]

Michio Kaku on the Science of Dreams | Big Think

Michio Kaku on the Science of Dreams New videos DAILY: https://bigth.ink Join Big Think Edge for exclusive video lessons from top thinkers and doers: https://bigth.ink/Edge ———————————————————————————- Michio Kaku describes how our prefrontal cortex disengages as we dream, thus suppressing the fact-checking component of our consciousness. ———————————————————————————- MICHIO KAKU: Dr. Michio Kaku is the co-founder of […]

Solving Quantum Cryptography

Sign Up on Patreon to get access to the Space Time Discord! https://www.patreon.com/pbsspacetime Check out the Space Time Merch Store https://pbsspacetime.com/ Sign up for the mailing list to get episode notifications and hear special announcements! https://mailchi.mp/1a6eb8f2717d/space… Your extensive posting history on r/birdswitharms and your old fanfiction-heavy livejournal are both one tiny math problem away from […]

The Emotional 157 | Anton Penev | TEDxVitoshaLive

Following the proven paths will never lead you to new discoveries. Why don’t we engage the whole Bulgarian community in exploring, voting and promoting the 157 emotional points in our home country? A passionate proponent of local tourism, active in linking modernity with tradition. Founder of Travel Academy. Father of 2 young children, ecologically minded. […]

Human Intimacy in the Digital Age | Vasin Shnatepaporn | TEDxYouth@ISBangkok

Despite living in an increasingly connected world, many people find themselves detached in this modern day and age. Social media promised new ways of connecting, communicating, and expressing ourselves yet the disconnection within our society remains. This talk explores the extent to which technology influences the intimacy of human relationships. Vasin Shnatepaporn is a 17 […]

Stop Asking Me, ‘What do You Want to be When You Grow Up?’ | Todd Amatayakul | TEDxYouth@ISBangkok

As kids, we’re often asked the question “what do you want to be when you grow up?” Yet, this is the wrong question to be asking our youths. This Ted Talk proposes a new question – one that empowers youths to think of the person they are, and the things that they can do to […]

Big Tech and Manipulation | Jingmin Wang | TEDxYouth@ISBangkok

The term “social media addiction” has been thrown around very frequently. However, how many people know truly the consequences of such an addiction? To what extent are big tech companies perpetrating this addiction? What can we do? This talk aims to answer those questions. Jingmin is a junior at the International School of Bangkok. He […]

New Normal: How We are Becoming Desensitized to Violence | Emmy Thamakaison | TEDxYouth@ISBangkok

Despite the massive amount of collective news coverage, each crime incident receives a negligent amount of coverage that is not conducive to empathy. This leads to the normalisation of violence and criminal activity in our modern society. This talk explores how we become desensitized to violent crime, specifically gun violence and mass shootings, and how […]

Politics is an Old Man’s Game | Emily Merritt | TEDxYouth@ISBangkok

Is the world changing for the better? This TedTalk uses politics as a case study to ask why there is such a large disconnect between our promises and our actions, and what we can do to recognize and change this endemic issue. Emily Merritt is a 16 year old British-American who has lived in Eastern […]

The Impact of Diversity from a Peculiar Perspective | Amani Kaiya | TEDxYouth@ISBangkok

The common perception surrounding black people – and their relationships with other racial groups are notably negative. In this Ted Talk Amani shares his experience of being a black student in a diverse community and the positive impact that has been bestowed upon him as a result of the diversity. Amani is a 16-year-old student […]

Join the Countdown Global Launch on 10.10.2020 at YouTube.com/TED

Tune in to YouTube.com/TED on Saturday, October 10, 2020 from 11am – 5pm ET for the Countdown Global Launch: a free, five-hour live event featuring leading thinkers and doers who will outline what a healthy, abundant, zero-emission future can look like. Presented by TED and Future Stewards. Watch the livestream on 10.10.2020: https://youtu.be/5dVcn8NjbwY This one […]

What voter suppression looks like online

Russians and domestic political operatives use targeted social media messages to try to convince Black voters to stay home on Election Day. Subscribe to our channel and turn on notifications (🔔) so you don’t miss any videos: http://goo.gl/0bsAjO According to a report by CNN, the federal government has warned that Russia “might seek to covertly […]

Challenging Problem Given To 10 Year Old Students

This problem seems like it is impossible to solve because it does not have enough information. If the rectangle has an area of 10, what is the area of the triangle? Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/user/MindYourDecisions?sub_confirmation=1 Send me suggestions by email (address in video). I consider all ideas though can’t always reply! Like many YouTubers I use popular […]

Nature’s Secret Weapon Against Microbes: Squid Skin

There’s a compound found in squid skin that they use to change color and protect their cells, but it could also help us fight some of the most common disease-causing microbes out there. 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 […]

The Hopeless Game You Need To Play [ft. @Whang! and @psychicpebbles]

VOTE FOR YOUR PRESIDENT: https://twitter.com/VsauceTwo/status/1310990323670224899 Thanks to Whang! and psychicpebbles for their selfless commitment to public service as we all endeavor to improve our great YouTube Nation: Whang!: https://www.youtube.com/WhangWhangWhang Pebbles: https://www.youtube.com/psychicpebbles Nothing seems easier, clearer, and more obvious than choosing who to vote for. We’ve done it for thousands of years across cultures ranging from […]

What it takes to make change | Jacqueline Novogratz

Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. What can you do to build a better world? Sharing stories from her pioneering career dedicated to tackling poverty, Jacqueline Novogratz offers three principles to spark and sustain a moral revolution. Learn how you can commit (or recommit) […]

Earth’s “Evil” Twin May Hold Signs of Life

Generally considered inhabitable, new observations suggest that Venus could in fact be harboring life. Where? In its clouds. » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Watch more Elements! http://bit.ly/ElementsPlaylist » Visit our shop at http://shop.seeker.com After earning a bad reputation as Earth’s “evil twin,” Venus is finally getting some good press. Recently, a team of international […]

How the Ocean Floor Got Filled with Riches

Go to http://Brilliant.org/SciShow to try their Knowledge and Uncertainty course. The first 200 subscribers get 20% off an annual Premium subscription. Deep below the surface, the ocean floor is full of riches. There’s gold, iron, and lots of other rare, precious metals. What kind of geochemical processes can leave loot all over the seafloor? Hosted […]

How Binary Search Makes Computers Much, Much Faster

Featuring binary versus linear search, and non-clustered indexes. Uh, indices. However you want to say it. • MORE BASICS: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL96C35uN7xGLLeET0dOWaKHkAlPsrkcha Written with Sean Elliott https://twitter.com/SeanMElliott/ • Camera by Tomek • Graphics by William Marler https://wmad.co.uk I’m at https://tomscott.com on Twitter at https://twitter.com/tomscott on Facebook at https://facebook.com/tomscott and on Instagram as tomscottgo

These Are the Most Promising COVID-19 Treatments

Remdesivir and dexamethasone are two of the top contenders for a COVID-19 drug treatment, but what do we know about them? » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Watch more Elements! http://bit.ly/ElementsPlaylist » Visit our shop at http://shop.seeker.com The search to find effective COVID-19 treatments has required scientists to study lots of drugs—both new and existing—and […]

Navy SEAL Astronauts – Smarter Every Day 243

Get 1st Audiobook + access to monthly selection of Audible Originals for free when you try Audible for 30 days https://www.audible.com/smarter or TXT smarter to 500500 Click here if you’re interested in subscribing: http://bit.ly/Subscribe2SED ⇊ Click below for more links! ⇊ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ GET SMARTER SECTION Bill Shepherd https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Shepherd Chris Cassidy https://www.nasa.gov/astronauts/biographies/christopher-j-cassidy/biography Jonny Kim Bio https://www.nasa.gov/astronauts/biographies/jonny-kim/biography […]

The Truth About Dog Years (Your Pupper Is Older Than You Think!)

Go to http://Brilliant.org/SciShow to try their Math History course. The first 200 subscribers get 20% off an annual Premium subscription. You might have heard that one year in a dog’s life is equivalent to seven in a human’s. But it turns out that the real ratio is both higher AND lower—depending on your dog’s current […]

Nanoparticle Eats Plaque Responsible for Heart Attacks

If you want to listen to New Thinking or any other audiobooks, go to https://audible.com/coldfusion  or text coldfusion to 500 500 for a 30 day free trial! Carbon nanotubes sound like something out of science fiction movie, but their slowly starting to find uses in our lives. Today we’ll look at how they’re being used to […]

Why it’s impossible to make a red bubble… or IS it?!

Take a look at a bubble and you’ll see all the colors of the rainbow… right? WRONG. Bubbles are actually missing colors! Check out Self-Evident on PBS Voices: https://youtu.be/Bwsne4eMVyU My Patreon! https://www.patreon.com/physicsgirl If you liked this video, check out: Only some humans can see this type of light: bit.ly/pgpolarized How rainbows with NO COLOR are […]

What You Need to Know About Wildfire Smoke | SciShow News

Seeing as nasty wildfire seasons are becoming our new normal, let’s talk about smoke: what it is, what it does to us, and what you can do to protect yourself from it. 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 becoming […]

The Political Power of Knowing Our Worth | Ann Hunter-Pirtle | TEDxLincoln

“I want to zero in on the one piece of this puzzle that is in our individual control, and that is cultivating an unwavering belief in the value of our own voices. It sounds simple, maybe even trite, but it is absolutely essential to protecting our democracy.” Ann Hunter-Pirtle spent 5 years working in the […]

4 Lições Sobre Desenvolvimento em Ambientes de Mudança | Felipe Fróes | TEDxIbituruna

No processo de estudar e obter diplomas, muitas vezes nos esquecemos de aprender. No processo de trabalhar e ganhar dinheiro, muitas vezes nos esquecemos de produzir, de transformar, de melhorar. No processo de discutir política, nos esquecemos de (RE)PENSAR O BRASIL. Nesta talk, o Professor Felipe Fróes Couto retoma a discussão política sobre o desenvolvimento […]

如何通过“内容”赋能其他行业与领域 | 磊 张 | TEDxCaohejingPark

张磊曾多年从事地产行业,不满于一成不变的他一直在积极探索,寻求跨界融合。演讲中,张磊带领观众回顾了 “派对” 这个词的前世今生,多种多样、中西各异的派对形式体现了人类对汇聚、快乐的美好向往。张磊从字形上解读了“合”这个字,即一群人在一起玩,这便是派对的内容。在这之上他又提出了“盒子+”的概念,通过内容的“合”赋能场景的“皿”,以此将“派对”模式与各行各业相融。 张磊,70后,毕业于上海交通大学,二十九派创始人,资深地产从业者,中国轰趴联盟协会会长。多次成功的创业经历,使其积累了深厚的商业运营经验和资源,对泛娱乐拥有深远且独到的见解。2012年与杨若舟初次见面,一拍即合,开发出名为“轰趴”的全新娱乐形式,并在探究轰趴的过程中提炼二十九派内核的玩乐方式,促成了如今“场景+内容”的核心内涵。虽身为“前浪”,仍时刻关注国内娱乐发展,带领一众“后浪”,做不服老的弄潮者。 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

A Educação como Instrumento de Transformação Social | Jonatas Braga | TEDxIbituruna

A educação é uma das principais ferramentas de transformação da realidade e a trajetória de Jonatas Braga é um exemplo disso. Jovem, negro e oriundo de um bairro periférico de Montes Claros – MG, ele preparou-se para o vestibular em cursinhos populares, cursou licenciatura na Universidade Estadual de Montes Claros – Unimontes e ainda no […]

David Stern: Why Race Doesn’t Matter to the NBA

Watch the newest video from Big Think: https://bigth.ink/NewVideo Join Big Think Edge for exclusive videos: https://bigth.ink/Edge ———————————————————————————- ———————————————————————————- ABOUT BIG THINK: Smarter Faster™ Big Think is the leading source of expert-driven, actionable, educational content — with thousands of videos, featuring experts ranging from Bill Clinton to Bill Nye, we help you get smarter, faster. S​ubscribe […]

The Miscommunication Game (Ft. 15 other channels!)

Use the discount code “MINUTEEARTH” to get 10% off your game of Telestrations at https://theop.games/minuteearth Here’s what happened when more than a dozen of our favorite channels got together to blindly make a video with one another. 0:00 – Intro 1:14 – Kate & Ever | MinuteEarth 1:49 – Henry | MinuteEarth | MinutePhysics https://youtube.com/MinutePhysics […]

This is how an illusionist targets your unconscious mind | Derren Brown | Big Think

This is how an illusionist targets your unconscious mind Watch the newest video from Big Think: https://bigth.ink/NewVideo Join Big Think Edge for exclusive videos: https://bigth.ink/Edge ———————————————————————————- Magicians are actually very effective applied psychologists. They’re familiar with the workings of both the conscious and unconscious mind. During his act, renowned psychological illusionist Derren Brown uses the […]

ALGOL 68 Instead of Pascal? – Computerphile

Computer Scientists had to make choices for what system to use for different student use cases. Professor Brailsford on whether to choose Algol 68 or Pascal. Or both. 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 is a sister project to […]