Inside the Race to Reinvent the Nuclear Reactor

From Seeker. Nuclear power may be making a comeback as researchers develop reactors that are smaller than ever before. Watch more Focal Point! | https://bit.ly/2J9b9LC Read More: NUCLEAR 101: How Does a Nuclear Reactor Work? https://www.energy.gov/ne/articles/nuclear-101-how-does-nuclear-reactor-work “The main job of a reactor is to house and control nuclear fission—a process where atoms split and release…

Sony’s proto-Walkman that went to the moon*

From Techmoan. July 1969 Man landed on the moon. July 1979 Sony released the Walkman. Sony’s TC-50 from 1968 connects these events. *A TC-50 on board Apollo 10 *orbited* the moon in May 1969. —————SUBSCRIBE—————— http://www.youtube.com/user/Techmoan?sub_confirmation=1 ————-Merchandise—————– https://teespring.com/stores/techmoan-merch ————-SUPPORT————— This channel can be supported through Patreon https://www.patreon.com/techmoan *******Patrons usually have early access to videos******* ———-Outro…

US steps up presence in Saudi Arabia amid tensions with Iran

From Fox News. The U.S. deploys more military to Saudi Arabia in a show of force amid escalating tensions in the Middle East; Lucas Tomlinson reports. FOX News operates the FOX News Channel (FNC), FOX Business Network (FBN), FOX News Radio, FOX News Headlines 24/7, FOXNews.com and the direct-to-consumer streaming service, FOX Nation. FOX News…

How Do Braces Actually Work?

From Science Insider. Misaligned teeth can put you at risk for tooth decay, gum disease, and even tooth loss. Braces shift teeth by applying pressure, which constricts blood flow to the surrounding tissue that holds those teeth in place. That in turn causes special immune cells called osteoclasts to rush in and dissolve part of…

Why the Shortest War in History Lasted 38 Minutes

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How Micro Drill Bits Are Made | How It’s Made

From Science Channel. Find out how tiny drill bits are made and packaged in factories. Stream Full Episodes of How It’s Made: https://www.sciencechannel.com/tv-shows/how-its-made/ Subscribe to Science Channel: http://bit.ly/SubscribeScience Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ScienceChannel Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/ScienceChannel Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ScienceChannel/

Why Do Backwards Wings Exist?

From Real Engineering. Watch over 2,400 documentaries for free for 30 days by signing up at http://www.CuriosityStream.com/realengineering and using the code, “realengineering” New streaming platform: https://watchnebula.com/ Vlog channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCMet4qY3027v8KjpaDtDx-g Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/user?u=2825050&ty=h Facebook: http://facebook.com/realengineering1 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/brianjamesmcmanus Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/RealEngineering/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/thebrianmcmanus Discord: https://discord.gg/s8BhkmN Get your Real Engineering shirts at: https://standard.tv/collections/real-engineering Credits: Writer/Narrator: Brian McManus Editor: Stephanie Sammann…

TOSLINK: That one consumer fiber optic standard

From Technology Connections. You can support this channel on Patreon! Link below Well. Isn’t that strange. Digital data through fiber optics, and in the home no less! Let’s explore this a little, shall we? These may not be TOSLINKs but they sure are links! Here’s that Digital Sound playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLv0jwu7G_DFWBEyCKt4tKHIk8ez_pZS_P Technology Connections on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TechConnectify…

10 Best FREE Amazon Fire TV Channels

From Reviews.org. You finally cut the cord, and got yourself an Amazon Fire device- a Fire TV, Firestick 4k, etc. Great news! Whichever device you went with- there’s a TON of free content out there. You don’t need to go sign up for a bunch of paid services. You can, obviously, but you don’t have…

Residency and the 80 Hour Work Week

From Healthcare Triage. Performative overwork is more and more common in the United States, and long hours have long been the norm in medicine. During residency, doctors have traditionally been asked to work for up to 100 hours per week. A rule in 2003 capped residents hours at 80 hours per week. Older docs claim…

This Image Might Show Exomoons Forming! | SciShow News

From SciShow Space. Go to https://curiositystream.com/series/84/destination-pluto to start streaming Destination: Pluto. Use the promo code ‘SPACE’ during the sign-up process to get your first 31 days free. Scientists have conclusively imaged a circumplanetary disk around a distant exoplanet, and Jupiter’s auroras claim the spotlight with their unique Birkeland currents. Hosted by: Caitlin Hofmeister SciShow has…

Workers fighting for the future want a lot more than fair wages

From Quartz. Today’s workplace is changing to include gig economy workers, freelancers and service employees. Labor activists seeking to improve working conditions are making broad demands about sexism, racism, climate change, and education. The messages are inclusive — but hard to interpret. What distinguishes the Yellow Vests (Mouvement des gilets jaunes) in France’s long history…

Why everyone has a podcast

From The Verge. Podcasts are a growing business. One study estimates that podcasting revenue is expected to reach $1 billion by 2020, yet, it seems like everybody already has a podcast. In this episode of The Big Picture, reporter Ashley Carman explains why podcasting has grown so quickly and why everyone has a podcast now.…

Haunted By ‘The Hum’: The Unexplained Noise Conspiracy

From The Atlantic. A man is tormented by a low-frequency humming sound emanating from his house. Could it be the “hum,” a mysterious noise heard around the world by thousands of people? Or is that just a collective delusion? Read more: https://www.theatlantic.com/video/index/593992/doom-vibrations/ “Doom Vibrations” was directed by Garret Harkawik (https://www.garretharkawik.com/). It is part of The…

The Groundbreaking Science Aboard SpaceX’s Falcon 9 CRS-18 Launch | Countdown to Launch

From Seeker. SpaceX is launching their Falcon 9 Rocket on its 18th resupply mission to the International Space Station. The experiments onboard, including everything from bioprinting organs to researching the effects of microgravity on the human body, will help scientists understand microgravity more than ever before. The U.S. ISS National Lab is sending 25 scientific…

I Wore Pajamas To Work For A Week

From Insider. Everyone knows that pajamas are the comfiest clothes in your wardrobe. But have you ever wondered what it would be like to wear pajamas during the day? INSIDER Producer Natalie Fennell wore pajamas to work every day for a week to see whether pajamas can pass as regular clothes. Will people notice she’s…

Why Can I Hear This .gif?

From SciShow Psych. Certain people can hear particular animated gifs despite them containing no audio information, and scientists have some leads on what might cause this seemingly impossible phenomenon. The gif mentioned in the video: https://twitter.com/LisaDeBruine/status/937105553968566272 Hosted by: Hank Green ———- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow SciShow has a spinoff podcast!…

8 Prostheses That Are Changing Lives

From Tech Insider. Prostheses improve lives and give greater independence to their wearers. Technological advances and prosthetic companies are making them even better. MORE INNOVATIVE INVENTIONS CONTENT: Meet The 24-Year-Old Whose Prosthetic Limbs Are Changing Lives https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E0dbagxeMT0&t=3s 8 Medical Procedures That Are Improving Lives https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kTMMrAP6DNI Ford’s Delivery Robot Walks On Two Legs Like A Human…