Microbes Don’t Actually Look Like Anything

From Journey to the Microcosmos. Follow Journey to the Microcosmos: Twitter: https://twitter.com/journeytomicro Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JourneyToMicro More from Jam’s Germs: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/jam_and_germs YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCn4UedbiTeN96izf-CxEPbg Hosted by Hank Green: Twitter: https://twitter.com/hankgreen YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/vlogbrothers Music by Andrew Huang: https://www.youtube.com/andrewhuang Journey to the Microcosmos is a Complexly production. Find out more at https://www.complexly.com

Does a Strong Immune System Make Colds Worse?

From SciShow. Not everyone who is infected by a cold virus actually shows symptoms. In fact, people who seem to experience symptoms like a sore throat and stuffy nose more often may actually have more robust immune systems! Hosted by: Olivia Gordon SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at…

When Sex Makes You Sick: Post Orgasmic Illness Syndrome

From SciShow. Generally speaking, orgasms are pretty wonderful. But for some, they can be literally sickening. Hosted by: Hank Green 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 following Patreon supporters for helping…

What If You Survived the Apocalypse?

From Science Insider. Picture this: a virus has spread across the planet, but you are one of the lucky ones. You have survived the apocalypse. But what’s next? What do you do now? Well…you will want to head to grocery stores, hospitals, and pharmacies to stock up on supplies. And it would be wise to…

Was Johnny Appleseed Wasting His Time?

From SciShow. If you know anything about apple genetics, you know that Johnny Appleseed had no way of knowing what apples would come from those seeds. But genetic studies suggest he, or people like him, may actually have helped apples maintain their genetic diversity up to the present day. Hosted by: Olivia Gordon SciShow has…

Why Some Men Go Bald

From Science Insider. Although there are many bald celebrity icons like The Rock, Jeff Bezos, the Dalai Lama, and Shaquille O’Neal, losing your hair is not something men aspire to. We asked a dermatologist to explain the scientific reasons that some men lose their hair. Dr. Jennifer Chwalek is a Board Certified dermatologist at Union…

Desmids: The Symmetrical Algae That’s Full of Crystals

From Journey to the Microcosmos. Follow Journey to the Microcosmos: Twitter: https://twitter.com/journeytomicro Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JourneyToMicro Pick up your own Stentor pin! https://store.dftba.com/products/stentor-coeruleus-enamel-pin Support Journey to the Microcosmos: https://www.patreon.com/journeytomicro More from Jam’s Germs: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/jam_and_germs YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCn4UedbiTeN96izf-CxEPbg Hosted by Hank Green: Twitter: https://twitter.com/hankgreen YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/vlogbrothers Music by Andrew Huang: https://www.youtube.com/andrewhuang Journey to the Microcosmos is a Complexly…

Weird Ways We’ve Fought Invasive Species

From SciShow. Invasive species can wreak havoc in their new habitats, and the survival of entire ecosystems can depend on getting rid of them. In some cases, we humans have gotten pretty creative in our attempts to eradicate the problem. Hosted by: Michael Aranda SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents. Check it…

What’s Inside These 8 Unique Creatures

From Science Insider. Every species on earth has uniquely evolved and adapted to its environment. But some of them have taken it one step further and developed incredible evolutionary traits. From the blistering desert and a camel’s hump to the expansive ocean and a turtles shell or maybe it’s a venus fly traps…trap? And it’s…

How Science Got Us to 2020 | Compilation

From SciShow. As we forge ahead into the new year, let’s take some time to thank the intrepid researchers, volunteers, and even the occasional dog who came before us, made sure our food and drugs are free from poison, and built the devices that make our modern lives possible. Hosted by: Michael Aranda ———- The…

What If Marathon

From Science Insider. A perfect balance of events occurred for this planet to support life. That delicate state continues to this day where small changes can have huge impacts on the world. So what would it look like if things drastically changed? What if the Earth spun sideways instead? Or what would happen if all…

Why Does Squinting Help You See Better?

From SciShow. If you’ve ever tried to make out something that was really far away, odds are you squinted while doing it. It’s basically involuntary! But does narrowing your field of vision really help you see things better? Hosted by: Hank Green SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at…

How to Definitely Get a Hangover

From SciShow. Unfortunately, we don’t know how to cure hangovers yet. However, we DO know a lot more about how to make sure you wake up with a hangover. Avoiding some of these behaviors could help you feel better the morning after. Hosted by: Michael Aranda SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents.…

3 Surprising Things That Act Like Fluids

From SciShow. Sometimes being in a traffic jam can feel like being stuck in a clogged pipe. And it turns out, maybe that feeling isn’t too far off. Today we look at 3 things that are remarkably unlike fluids, yet still behave in liquid-like ways. Hosted by: Hank Green SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s…

Why ‘Boob Lights’ Are So Terrible

From Science Insider. ‘Boob Lights’ are everywhere, on the ceilings of many US Homes, from mid-century modern to today. Why are these light fixtures so widely used? —————————————————— #Lighting #Home #ScienceInsider Science Insider tells you all you need to know about science: space, medicine, biotech, physiology, and more. Visit us at: https://www.businessinsider.com Science Insider on…

Why Does Cold Weather Kill Your Phone?

From SciShow. If you live in a cold climate, you might know the agony of trying to get your car started on a chilly winter morning, or standing helplessly by as your phone’s battery level plummets. So why do cold weather and batteries seem to just not get along? Hosted by: Hank Green SciShow has…

What’s Inside An Anthill?

From Science Insider. When you look at a fire ant hill — or mound as it’s properly called — you’re actually seeing just the top of an enormous underground structure: the ant’s nest. Inside, a vast network of tunnels and chambers plunge up to 2 meters into the soil. Ants ferry their young up and…

The Tallest, Smallest, and Oldest Science of 2019

From SciShow. Scientific discovery often dabbles in the extreme, challenging and exceeding what we think of as "possible." And this year’s discoveries were no different! We present to you three scientific discoveries made this year that set out to find new extremes, and succeeded. Hosted by: Hank Green SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called…

Why We Love Music | A Very Jingly Compilation

From SciShow. Here in North America it’s the time of year that we have a little more jingle in our bells than usual, but luckily there’s a lot of science to explain exactly why music mistles our toes the way it does. Hosted by: Olivia Gordon SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents.…

Myth Marathon: Experts Debunk 95 Health Myths

From Science Insider. From pregnancy myths to cutting gluten out of your diet to lose weight, the world is full of misconceptions about health and well being. In 2019, we brought thirteen experts into our studios to debunk one-hundred health-related myths. They explain that dyeing your hair during pregnancy won’t harm your baby, crunches won’t…

So, Negative Gravity Is a Thing

From SciShow. SciShow is supported by Brilliant.org. Go to https://Brilliant.org/SciShow to get 20% off of an annual Premium subscription. In nature, most of our basic forces both attract and repel. In fact, gravity is the only exception. But, according to theorists, sound waves actually have negative gravity. Hosted by: Olivia Gordon SciShow has a spinoff…

What’s Inside A Clam?

From Science Insider. What’s inside a clam? A retractable foot, a siphon for sucking up water, powerful muscles, and sometimes a pearl. And you thought oysters were fancy. MORE WHAT’S INSIDE: What’s Inside A Puffer Fish? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XhgvWTP3zuU What’s Inside A Rattlesnake’s Tail? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yf6sNOFt07c What’s Inside A Camel Hump? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oyM_AXN_QNI —————————————————— #Clam #Animal #ScienceInsider Science Insider…

Why These Moths Don’t Run Away from Bats

From SciShow. Thanks to Brilliant for supporting this episode of SciShow. Go to Brilliant.org/SciShow to learn more about gifting a Brilliant Premium subscription this month. Being attacked by a predator can be scary, but tiger moths have a very distinguished way to survive predatory bats. Meanwhile, scientists have presented findings on the importance of microbial…