How Humans Are Crowdsourcing a Cure to COVID-19

From Coffee Break. COVID Moonshot needs YOUR support here⬇️ https://www.gofundme.com/covidmoonshot Links to follow the project: https://postera.ai/covid https://twitter.com/covid_moonshot Rapid antiviral discovery is hard, but COVID Moonshot leverages several advantages to try to speed up the process of finding a coronavirus therapeutic by several orders of magnitude. This video explains some of the methods and the many…

The Perfect Crime – Scientific Fraud in America

From Coffee Break. This is the story of the largest scandal ever in criminology, alleged fraud, anonymous whistleblowers and more. It took me the 4 months to uncover, getting all the sources and records requests in from FSU as well as fact-checking the material in this piece. It changed the way I look at fraud…

The Perfect TED Talk That Never Happened

From Coffee Break. This is an adaptation of Brian Nosek’s Paper: Scientific Utopia: II. This is also a footnote to my last video: the evolution of bad science and better giraffes, find it here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fq8HOguXGFI& To see my interview with Brian Nosek, go here:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q2txmHj_o8s& Follow: Twitter: https://twitter.com/coffeebreak_YT Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CoffeeBreak42/ Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/Coffee_Break Music: Martin Fowler –…

What 40,000 Videos Tell Us About The Trending Tab

From Coffee Break. Is the trending tab rigged against creators? Is late night dominating the charts? Why does it feel your favorite controversial creator never trends. All of that and more, in the first ever data-driven look at the trending tab. To see the nuts and bolts of this video, a more in-depth explanation of…

Woke Advertising

From Coffee Break. a non-political look at political advertising / marketing. Why are razors, shoes and bad drinks getting woke? Is there gold in dem hills? Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/Coffee_Break Twitter: https://twitter.com/coffeebreak_YT Reddit: www.reddit.com/coffeebreak Discord: https://discord.gg/EAbgdg7 Edited by Fincreates: https://www.fincreates.com/ Music: Kepsesk – Downtown https://soundcloud.com/kepesk/downtown Mecca:83 – Solange’s Theme https://soundcloud.com/solar-sound-system/solanges-dream Seneca B – Cream and Sugar feat…

Pop Science And The Limitations Of Infotainment

From Coffee Break. it’s finally here… Pop Science, a video essay. Popular Science is science for the masses. The stock in trade is nifty insights and suprising facts, conclusions that amaze and astound. Here’s my TED talk about it. It’s simple, it’s neat, and hopefully it’s backed by science. Pop Sci 2 – Electric Boogaloo…

Getting It Wrong

From Coffee Break. I’ve been wondering for a while what to do with the last video, I’ve thought about it, talked with friends, talked with Philipp, and here are my thoughts. this video in a nutshell: mea culpa Music: Proxy Wars – Andrew Bird Pop Sci is coming soon.

Comedian Tells Joke, Everyone Loses Their Mind

From Coffee Break. Why we get offended online, but NOT in real life. Hint: It’s in the thumbnail. Follow: Twitter: https://twitter.com/coffeebreak_YT Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/CoffeeBreak/ Discord: https://discord.gg/EAbgdg7 Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CoffeeBreak42/ Your Support Is Truly Appreciated: Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/Coffee_Break Second channel! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCFQMnBA3CS502aghlcr0_aw The Best Music In The GAME: Ryo Fukui – My Favorite Tune https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXKh50tgnGw Shownotes: Language Games – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Language_game_(philosophy)…

Public Shaming

From Coffee Break. Download Dashlane to manage all your passwords for free here: https://www.dashlane.com/coffeebreak If you then want to upgrade to premium, use the code coffeebreak for 10% off. Check out the followup video on the second channel! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=guzS_QhsgAI Follow: Twitter: https://twitter.com/coffeebreak_YT Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/CoffeeBreak/ Discord: https://discord.gg/EAbgdg7 Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CoffeeBreak42/ Your Support Is Truly Appreciated: Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/Coffee_Break…

Why Cops Beat You In The Interrogation Room

From Coffee Break. you have the right to remain silent, but we know you won’t… Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/Coffee_Break Follow Twitter: https://twitter.com/coffeebreak_YT Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CoffeeBreak42/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/coffeebreak… Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/CoffeeBreak/ Discord: https://discord.gg/EAbgdg7 Music in order of appearance: Witwicky The Final Problem The Bruce Partington Plans The Creeping Man Taosh Theme The Three Gables Coffee Break – Boys in Blue…