It’s Alive! (Or Is It?)

From MinuteEarth. To learn more about restoration action – and get involved – visit RESTOR from the Crowther Lab at https://restor.eco. Soil doesn’t seem like it’s "alive", yet it functions like a living thing in lots of key ways. LEARN MORE ************** To learn more about this topic, start your googling with these keywords: Soil…

Nuclear Fusion and the Race to Power the Planet – with Arthur Turrell

From The Royal Institution. What is nuclear fusion, and could it really help combat the climate emergency? Arthur’s new book "The Star Builders" is available now: https://geni.us/CskCc Watch the Q&A: https://youtu.be/fDOY0_HoILo Arthur Turrell takes us on a thrilling tour of one of the greatest technological and scientific challenges humanity has ever undertaken: reproducing the power…

Warsaw after the Second World War – The ghosts of Muranow | DW Documentary

From DW Documentary. Residents of Warsaw’s Muranow district claim they live amongst Jewish ghosts. These ghosts go wandering through the streets of the neighbourhood that, before World War II, they called home. Before Muranow became the Warsaw Ghetto, this flourishing district was once an important cultural center for the Jewish community. German bombardment devastated the…

Do your nose and ears keep growing as you age? #shorts #science

From SciShow. Emma Dauster: Writer Attabey Rodríguez Benítez: Script Editor Luke Rosener: Fact Checker Bonnie Meyer: Managing Editor Savannah Geary: Editor, Associate Producer, Host Sarah Suta: Producer Caitlin Hofmeister: Executive Producer Hank Green: Executive Producer Sources: http://www.medicine.mcgill.ca/epidemiology/hanley/tmp/surveys/bigears.pdf https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1606623/ Image Sources: https://www.istockphoto.com/photo/mans-ear-extreme-close-up-gm111870039-8038405 https://www.istockphoto.com/photo/ear-gm1197988163-342219892 https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:FDR_last_photograph.jpg https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Franklin_D._Roosevelt_-_NARA_-_196627.tif https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Senescence.JPG

Which animal has the best eyesight? – Thomas W. Cronin

From TED Ed. Explore the incredible diversity of eyes and vision in the animal kingdom, and find out which creature has the best eyesight. — The animal kingdom boasts an incredible diversity of eyes. Some rotate independently while others have squiggly-shaped pupils. Some have protective lids, others squirt blood. But which creature has the best…

Why it’s Tough to Multitask While Driving

From SciShow. Visit brilliant.org/scishow/ to get started learning STEM for free, and the first 200 people will get 20% off their annual premium subscription. Driving can be dangerous, especially if you’re trying to juggle a variety of distractions while barreling down a busy highway. So scientists are looking into ways to keep us focused on…

Why Galaxies are Fidget Spinners #shorts #science

From SciShow. Niba Audrey Nirmal: Host Emma Dauster: Writer Attabey Rodríguez Benítez: Script Editor Kyle Nackers: Fact Checker Bonnie Meyer: Managing Editor Savannah Geary: Editor, Associate Producer Nate Biehl: Animator Sarah Suta: Producer Caitlin Hofmeister: Executive Producer Hank Green: Executive Producer Sources: https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-020-2276-y https://watermark.silverchair.com/mnras193-0189.pdf?token=AQECAHi208BE49Ooan9kkhW_Ercy7Dm3ZL_9Cf3qfKAc485ysgAAAs8wggLLBgkqhkiG9w0BBwagggK8MIICuAIBADCCArEGCSqGSIb3DQEHATAeBglghkgBZQMEAS4wEQQMIOjZD62OCxjbQrpKAgEQgIICgvftPoVF1ovTOdpEbk3OkQPRtR_MPLJ9pwDEl6GJR_rPI3no-V8L4DjTsqeN-gHFTO2bL_C-iOlt1yRoxrWPwOTu1C0AcpQT_vDCB-Hq6RUddHOr5JKjuoOCU063TvzLwp1c2nYwXnPThhz54JXt8OSZFYJcJ4UlHf9sLXnN5cpzYCHLD-gJs-Cn37gdoQHc9nLxsHgkkoraR9Jdkl_8Nw0w-vGjtwE3RHtVKDnBq8bBjdCMjT-itXaoertPIZ_J8LNMhKFi67pKEgauCgmrrIzuMXyEPqD7BsCTHxY0Uworq5BHTZfgFzbI5Jltr8Iy8eeMjRRnjoJ-T9SNjMZGcfHP-yzDdn2hH_Y5b4kMqnt00VjVRNCVRrc9S7LUuzAneVy1a9bCw9vzZiXEw2egYpon4C-Awk_Zhh5TEncgF0DDyDx7Q-mIK5ow0aRiCTSn8ZKojiZBUqHaDEEzcmNA6IlJbaLbcqrdcPQb9mD4IPCLUBdyJVqNwpJUyomybasaP8Z2xuWjL_AekBEMPhW1H4x6qG1J87CAp0VJieIsehxwaFiOT3YJkBIuXNcWakdwNZyVyklNnIxnexVRV3_ZlGCW_DsKYAivk5QfARrupN33ok-UJryfiLCXsm8RmldYc0zaoB_X9iN5mr7ghaKCH5UM5xJhIZRmvnWSuYMxftlmxedkFTQuOpW6zBKPm7cL7QgbCrhspkz9sFnSzcw7eSgPCACT0e6zhrDmLOSaBgc9La4Z7DFiW1rCpWT1nZ8KOzl_VrK96eYvqsUZVyTbLmldyg-SuajAHoPquMxSgGPae1u7YW4QaYWtOyqf5hfCDnq81-ueAjMkWTqIVg6hieC8oQ

Colonialism: Crash Course Geography #39

From Crash Course. Empire, imperialism, and colonialism are all interrelated tactics of geopolitics that are used to achieve similar goals of one state maintaining economic, political, or even cultural dominance over other territories. Today, we’re going to unravel the impacts of colonialism at different times throughout history from Taiwan to Myanmar as we examine the…

How to Open a $1.7M/Year Restaurant Business

From UpFlip. For our regular viewers, Don Lucho’s Restaurant and its owner, Carlo Calisea, are familiar names. Today, we’re following up with this popular restaurant to get more of his insights into how to start a restaurant business—and keep it thriving and growing through unexpected challenges. This video is sponsored by Trademark Factory. Get your…

♫ “Paranoia” – Japanese Militarism – Extra History Music

From “Extra Credits”. ( YouTube / Nebula ) Listen to "Paranoia" the theme track of our series on Japanese Militarism, a historical review, and analysis of Japan’s history! Music by Tiffany Román: http://www.tiffanyromanlouk.com/ —- Missed an episode of our Japanese Militarism Series? —- Part 1 – Drawing the Knife: https://youtu.be/JEG09-Aynco Part 2 – Taisho Democracy:…

Japanese Militarism – LIES – Extra History

From “Extra Credits”. ( YouTube / Nebula ) Welcome Extra Historians to Lies, where we talk about the mistakes we made and the details we couldn’t quite squeeze into our Japanese Militarism series. With questions like, What type of rifles did the Japanese army use? Was Genkokujo really a Japanese thing? And aren’t communists supposed…

Were Books Really Bound in Human Skin?

From Ask A Mortician. By the skin of our books… Thank you Patron deathlings, who make this all possible! http://www.patreon.com/thegooddeath *$5+ PATRONS! Check out Caitlin’s SECRET Shop for a limited edition item inspired by this video*: https://the-order-of-the-good-death.myshopify.com/collections/patreon-exclusive DARK ARCHIVES by Megan Rosenbloom is now in paperback: https://bookshop.org/books/dark-archives-a-librarian-s-investigation-into-the-science-and-history-of-books-bound-in-human-skin-9781250800169/9781250800169 More about Megan: https://meganrosenbloom.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/LibraryatNight Anthropodermic Book…

How Humans Have Genetically Modified Nature – with Beth Shapiro

From The Royal Institution. Resurrecting dinosaurs and designer humans might be in the future of genetic engineering, but humans have been modifying nature for a surprisingly long time through hunting, domesticating, polluting, hybridising, conserving and genetically modifying organisms. Beth’s book "Life as We Made It" is available now – https://geni.us/beth Beth Shapiro is an American…

Why Elizabeth Holmes Was Convicted (and Also Acquitted)

From “LegalEagle”. ( YouTube / Nebula ) Elizabeth Holmes of Theranos was convicted on some charges but no others. Why? –Get your first $5,000 managed free by investing with today’s sponsor Wealthfront https://legaleagle.link/wealthfront Welcome back to LegalEagle. The most avian legal analysis on the internets. 🚀 Extended & ad-free versions on Nebula/CuriosityStream! https://legaleagle.link/extras 👔 Suits…

Why does hand sanitizer feel cold? #shorts #science

From SciShow. Emma Dauster: Writer Attabey Rodríguez Benítez: Script Editor Luke Rosener: Fact Checker Bonnie Meyer: Managing Editor Savannah Geary: Editor, Associate Producer Sarah Suta: Producer Caitlin Hofmeister: Executive Producer Hank Green: Executive Producer, Host Sources: https://www.mayoclinic.org/first-aid/first-aid-fever/basics/art-20056685 https://ahdictionary.com/word/search.html?q=room+temperature http://scienceline.ucsb.edu/getkey.php?key=4875 https://chem.libretexts.org/Bookshelves/Physical_and_Theoretical_Chemistry_Textbook_Maps/Supplemental_Modules_(Physical_and_Theoretical_Chemistry)/Physical_Properties_of_Matter/States_of_Matter/Phase_Transitions/Fundamentals_of_Phase_Transitions https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00348-007-0376-1 Image Sources: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:3D_model_hydrogen_bonds_in_water.svg https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Propan-2-ol-3D-balls.png https://www.istockphoto.com/photo/afro-woman-applying-hand-sanitizer-during-covid-19-gm1256172936-367720375 https://www.istockphoto.com/photo/black-woman-using-hand-sanitizer-to-wash-hands-gm1212584131-352064220

World War II: Black American History #31

From Crash Course. Black Americans have long fought in America’s wars, very often fighting for a country that doesn’t always fight for them. Today we’ll learn about the experience of Black Americans in World War II. We’ll look at the ways Black men and women served in the armed services during the war, and look…

Why do cats have vertical pupils? – Emma Bryce

From TED Ed. Dive into the incredible diversity of animal pupils, and how the different shapes indicate the animal’s role in an ecosystem. — Peering into the eyes of different animals, you’ll see some extraordinarily shaped pupils. House cats, for one, are twilight hunters with vertically elongated pupils. Many grazing animals, like goats, have rectangular…

Your cuticles aren’t just for aesthetics #shorts #science

From SciShow. Emma Dauster: Writer Attabey Rodríguez Benítez: Script Editor Luke Rosener: Fact Checker Bonnie Meyer: Managing Editor Savannah Geary: Editor, Associate Producer, Host Sarah Suta: Producer Caitlin Hofmeister: Executive Producer Hank Green: Executive Producer Sources: ​​https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3884921/ https://www.aad.org/public/parents-kids/healthy-habits/parents/kids/nails-grow Image Sources: https://www.storyblocks.com/video/stock/nail-salon-closeup-of-beautician-hands-cleaning-female-clients-nails-with-orange-wooden-stick-cuticle-pusher-removing-cuticles-in-beauty-salon-woman-hands-nail-care-and-manicure-high-resolution-bup_gwaclj00u74lp https://www.istockphoto.com/photo/beautiful-african-american-woman-showing-her-nails-isolated-on-black-gm912600630-251235894 https://www.istockphoto.com/vector/bacteria-and-microbes-vector-illustration-gm844552308-138280049 https://www.istockphoto.com/photo/manicured-bliss-gm181063596-25337467