3 Big Things We Learned About the Brain in 2019

From SciShow Psych. We’ve learned a lot about how the human brain works, but there are still new discoveries and mysteries each year, and 2019 was no exception. We learned pretty big things, from internal compasses, to mysterious sniffers, to brain-washing (no, not that kind)! Hosted by: Anthony Brown ———- Support SciShow by becoming a…

How Psychology Can Explain the Deadly Medieval Dancing Plagues

From SciShow Psych. From the 1200s through the 1600s, parts of Europe were afflicted with deadly, mysterious outbreaks of seemingly contagious, unstoppable dancing. While it’s still unclear exactly why these "dancing plagues" happened, modern psychology may be able to provide some answers. Hosted by: Brit Garner ———- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon:…

How Close Are We to Growing Brains in a Dish?

From SciShow Psych. You may have heard about a study where researchers were able to grow lumps of neural tissue that showed measurable activity – a little bit like an actual brain. Are scientists trying to grow artificial brains, and if so, what kind of ethical questions are researchers asking? Hosted by: Anthony Brown ———-…

The Very Real Consequences of Weight Discrimination

From SciShow Psych. Weight discrimination has very real health consequences, especially when some of the most common perpetrators are medical professionals. Check out Ours Poetica: https://www.youtube.com/ourspoetica Hosted by: Hank Green ———- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at https://www.scishowtangents.org ———-…

5 Easy Ways To Show Extreme Confidence

From Charisma on Command. Check out Charisma University: https://bit.ly/2psreFK Subscribe to Charisma On Command’s YouTube Account: http://bit.ly/COC-Subscribe Game of Thrones: How Power Really Works: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6NQiHtbpa8s Harvey Specter isn’t exactly the perfect man. He can be rude, emotionally stunted and sarcastic. But even though he is flawed and of course fictional, his portrayal can teach you…