5 Tiny Bots Inspired by Nature

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Annoying Puzzles (and Cognitive Reflection Problems) – Numberphile

This video features Tim Harford. Check out Brilliant (get 20% off their premium service): https://brilliant.org/numberphile (sponsor) More links & stuff in full description below ↓↓↓ See an extra snippet from this interview on Numberphile2: https://youtu.be/1lwocqnBmVc Tim Harford website: https://timharford.com How to Make the World Add Up: https://amzn.to/3oBcDRx Or (different title in the US): The Data […]

Circuits, Voltage, Resistance, Current – Physics 101 / AP Physics Review with Dianna Cowern

Lesson 19 (Voltage, Resistance and Current) of Dianna’s Intro Physics Class on Physics Girl. Never taken physics before? Want to learn the basics of physics? Need a review of AP Physics concepts before the exam? This course is for you! Exercises in this video: 1. If you connect 10 AA batteries, each with a voltage […]

Earth Has Another Magnetic Field

This episode is brought to you by the Music for Scientists album! Stream the album on major music services here: https://biglink.to/music-for-scientists. Check out the “For Your Love” music video here: https://youtu.be/YGjjvd34Cvc. You probably know about the geomagnetic field that protects the earth from solar storms and radiation. But precision satellites have measured ANOTHER magnetic field […]

How NASA Trained Lunar Lander Pilots – Smarter Every Day 250

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How Scientists Are Creating Diamonds From CO2 Emissions

A UK company is making synthetic diamonds from carbon that’s sucked out of the air. But just how eco-friendly are these manufactured gems? » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Watch more Elements! http://bit.ly/ElementsPlaylist » Visit our shop at http://shop.seeker.com A UK company named Skydiamond hopes to revolutionize the traditional diamond mining industry by using carbon […]

Emerging from the Dark Stage | Stephanie Riggs | TEDxBroadway

A former Disney Imagineer and Refinery29/Vice Media Experiential Creative Director, Stephanie Riggs has been bridging storytelling and immersive technology for over two decades through ground-breaking projects across theatre, film, experiential and XR. She talks about ways people use technology — both personally and professionally — to move forward when things don’t turn out the way […]

We Know More About Those COVID-19 Variants. It’s Not Great | SciShow News

Scientists have learned more about the UK and South American variant of the COVID-19 virus, and how they might be affected by vaccines. The news isn’t good, but behind the scary headlines is important research that can help us be better equipped to continue fighting the virus. Hosted by: Hank Green SciShow has a spinoff […]

Spiritual Hacks | Rainn Wilson | TEDxGoiânia

NOTE FROM TED: TEDx events are independently organized by volunteers. The guidelines we give TEDx organizers are described in more detail here: http://storage.ted.com/tedx/manuals/tedx_content_guidelines.pdf Who doesn’t know Dwight Schrute, a “The Office Character”? But Rainn Wilson is far more than a character. A man of high character and ideals, Rainn invites us to take a journey […]

Laughing at Addiction – the science of using humor to heal. | Jessica Landon | TEDxBeaconStreet

NOTE FROM TED: Some viewers may find elements of this talk to be distressing or objectionable. Please do not look to this talk for medical advice. This talk only represents the speaker’s personal views and understanding of trauma, addiction, and the health effects of laughter. We’ve flagged this talk because it falls outside the content […]

Satanic Panic & The Dangers of Cultural Hysteria

Satanic Panic led to accusations that the Smurfs were members of the undead, McDonald’s was donating profits to the Church of Satan, and rock musicians were hiding demonic messages on their records. And while many of the stories seem laughable today, Satanic Panic also had very real, tragic consequences. Erin dives into this mass cultural […]

Tune Your Mind: a personalized brain fingerprint | Clemens Bauer | TEDxMIT

NOTE FROM TED: Research discussed in this talk remains an ongoing field of study. TEDx events are independently organized by volunteers. The guidelines we give TEDx organizers are described in more detail here: http://storage.ted.com/tedx/manuals/tedx_content_guidelines.pdf In his talk, Clemens will discuss a novel real-time neurofeedback system that is personalized and can enhance mental training and reconfigure […]

Why Most New Species Are Discovered By Amateurs

Check out Terra Mater’s new video about the Skywalker Gibbon – and subscribe – at https://youtube.com/terramaterofficial. Most new species are discovered by amateurs because nowadays non-professionals are actually better suited to the requirements of new species “discovery.” LEARN MORE ************** To learn more about this topic, start your googling with these keywords: Taxonomy: The branch […]

How Traceroute Works (Building a Movie Scene ‘Trace’ Map) – Computerphile

Traceroute is a standard networking tool, but can it be used to recreate all those film scenes where a ‘trace’ is put on a signal? Dr Richard G Clegg, Queen Mary University of London shows us the neat hack that makes it work and has a go at that supervillain map! Richard’s github: https://github.com/richardclegg/vis_route https://www.facebook.com/computerphile […]

Laura Huertas Millán – The art of film making | Laura Huertas Millán | TEDxArchivorum

The Colombian film maker, Laura Huertas Millán, shows us some extremely interesting extracts from her films, explaining her unique technique, which is featured by a “slow way of doing”; she avoids overproduction, instead valorising a focus on products which are directly meaningful to her. Laura Huertas Millán presents, through her own words, her inspirational masters, […]

How carbon capture networks could help curb climate change | Bas Sudmeijer

Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. What if we could build a global waste disposal service for carbon? In this forward-thinking talk, carbon capture advisor Bas Sudmeijer proposes building CO2 networks: partnerships between cities around the world that would share the cost and geological […]

How Space-Time Works When You Look At The Stars

We’re used to looking at everything around us unfolding in real time. But when we look at the stars, we’re actually looking at the past. We aren’t seeing the stars, or really anything in the universe, as they currently are. We’re seeing things as they were. » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Visit our shop […]

The Scientist Who Mapped the Seafloor: Marie Tharp | Great Minds

Marie Tharp’s topographical maps increased our understanding of both the ocean floor and the processes that move the earth’s crust. The inside of earth does not look like what you think it looks like: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RLQpuPqDEfM Thanks to the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory for images and maps https://marietharp.ldeo.columbia.edu/ Hosted by: Hank Green SciShow has a spinoff podcast! […]

How AI can help shatter barriers to equality | Jamila Gordon

Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. Jamila Gordon believes in the power of human connection — and artificial intelligence — to help people who might otherwise be left behind. Telling the story of her own path from refugee to global tech executive, she shows […]

Taking action for climate change, by surfing | Merijn Tinga | TEDxUtrecht

‘Plastic Soup Surfer’ Merijn takes ‘taking action for climate change’ quite literally. His creative, innovative and adventurous endeavours attract loads of attention and more importantly – they address those in the position to make change happen. Politicians, business leaders, school children … . Merijn makes sure his audience is engaged in the way they themselves […]

How old technology can fuel a sustainable economy | Ajay Kochhar | TEDxCorktown

You’ll never look at that old battery or cellphone the same way after hearing this talk. Clean tech expert Ajay Kochhar explains how those dead lithium batteries and old smart phones hold the key to buying the time we need to create sustainable supply chains and a zero carbon economy. Ajay has led the successful […]

How Does Your Body Process Pain?

Pain is much more complicated than getting a nasty cut on your knee. In this episode of Human, Patrick breaks down how your body feels pain on a physiological level. » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Watch more Human! http://bit.ly/HUMANplaylist » Visit our shop at http://shop.seeker.com In 1811 a surgeon named Charles Bell attempted to […]

Electric Charge and Light – Physics 101 / AP Physics 1 Review with Dianna Cowern

Lesson 18 (Electric Charge and Light) of Dianna’s Intro Physics Class on Physics Girl. Never taken physics before? Want to learn the basics of physics? Need a review of AP Physics concepts before the exam? This course is for you! Exercises in this video: 1. How many electrons are in 1 Coulomb of charge? How […]

What is the sum? The answer is “too” good!

Can you solve this challenging algebra problem? Source https://math.stackexchange.com/questions/3844738/if-x5-1-with-x-neq-1-then-find-value-of-fracx1x2-fracx21x4 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 software to prepare my videos. You can search for animation software tutorials on YouTube to learn how to make videos. Be prepared–animation […]

A User’s Guide to the Human Body

If you’ve ever wondered why you crave certain foods or what your appendix actually does, there’s something in this collection for you! 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 Exploitation of College Athletes | Tim Nevius | TEDxDayton

In 40 out of 50 states, the highest paid public employee is now a college football or basketball coach. College sports is a $15 billion dollar a year entertainment industry built through the exploitation of the talent and health of the athletes – mostly African American males – who are barred from sharing in the […]

Masturbation & Mascots: Cereal’s Strange History

Were Kellogg’s cornflakes invented to stop masturbation? Which cereal has the most sugar? And why are there so many gosh darn breakfast cereal mascots? Let’s dive into the history of breakfast cereal, from Grape-Nuts to the Ghostbusters cereal. Food History is a series from Mental Floss where we dive deep into the culinary stories that […]

The Most Dangerous Global Health Threats | Larry Brilliant

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Toyota Plans Revolutionary Solid State Battery for 2021

For your chance to win your own Tesla Model 3 and support a great cause, enter at http://home.omaze.com/fusion — ColdFusion Social Media — » Twitter | @ColdFusion_TV » Instagram | coldfusiontv » Facebook | https://www.facebook.com/ColdFusionTV — About ColdFusion — ColdFusion is an Australian based online media company independently run by Dagogo Altraide since 2009. Topics […]

Como ter posicionamento na era digital | Jorge Souza | TEDxAtalaia

Jorge Souza aborda o posicionamento digital sob um novo olhar, encarando o posicionamento como uma trajetória a ser percorrida. Mentor em transformação digital, criador da autoralidade HORA DO ESTALO. Com centenas de pessoas transformadas, traz o propósito de estimular o poder de transformação das pessoas utilizando o posicionamento, branding e estratégias digitais como principal diferencial. […]

The phony health craze that inspired hypnotism

In the 1780s, a charismatic healer caused a stir in Paris. Subscribe to Vox and turn on notifications (🔔) so you don’t miss any videos: http://goo.gl/0bsAjO Scientific progress in the 18th century in Europe, a period known as the “Age of Enlightenment,” was demystifying the universe with breakthroughs in chemistry, physics, and philosophy. But medical […]

There May Be 300 Million Earths in Our Galaxy Waiting to Be Found

How many Earths could there really be in our galaxy? A team of 44 astronomers have landed on what they say is the definitive answer —at least for now. » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Watch more Elements! http://bit.ly/ElementsPlaylist » Visit our shop at http://shop.seeker.com The aim of NASA’s Kepler mission was to literally stare […]

Dark Matter Particles: Gateway to The Dark Universe

Check out Weathered on PBS Terra: https://youtu.be/q1hj9RCWuH0 Sign Up on Patreon to get access to the Space Time Discord! https://www.patreon.com/pbsspacetime By the time you’ve read this, a billion billion dark matter particles may have streamed through your body like ghosts. The particle or particles of the dark sector make up the vast majority of the […]

The need to disconnect in the COVID-19 era | DAN PODJED | TEDxLjubljana

We all heard that the future is digital but does this necessarily mean that we negate the counterspective? The COVID-19 age has affected us in many ways, one of them being the constant dependency on technology and the need to have a computer or mobile phone near us at all times. Dan wants to remind […]

Why bats don’t get sick – Arinjay Banerjee

Explore the relationship between viruses and their hosts, and find out how the evolutionary adaptations of bats keep them safe from viruses. — Consider a bat that is infected with several deadly viruses, including ones that cause rabies, SARS, and Ebola. While this diagnosis would be lethal for other mammals, the winged wonder is totally […]

Ethan Hawke: You are everything and you are nothing | Big Think

Ethan Hawke provides lessons in humility. Watch the newest video from Big Think: https://bigth.ink/NewVideo Join Big Think Edge for exclusive videos: https://bigth.ink/Edge ———————————————————————————- Ethan Hawke is inspired by others’ excellence and ability to see the context of the larger community, those who value their work but don’t take it too seriously. One of his heroes, […]

Women Shouldn’t be the World’s Best Kept Secret | Nita Singh Kaushal | TEDxMontaVistaHighSchool

A founder of the company Miss CEO, Nita Singh Kaushal is focused on empowering young women with leadership training, mentorship, and career exploration opportunities. She currently lectures at Stanford’s School of Engineering and has previously held senior product management roles at Yahoo! and Intel. A founder of the company Miss CEO, Nita Singh Kaushal is […]

The 1-minute secret to forming a new habit | Christine Carter

Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. You know how resolutions often go: you set a goal and start strong … then the motivation runs out and feelings of frustration and shame creep in. The struggle is real — but what if it doesn’t have […]