15 Levels of Turntable: Easy to Complex | WIRED

From Wired. Turntablism is the art of using the turntable as a musical instrument. DJ Shortkut explains turntablism in 15 levels of difficulty, from easy to complex. Shortkut starts with the very basics of scratching all the way to complicated techniques like beat juggling. Director: Tim Cruz Director of Photography: Grant Bell Editor: Cory Stevens…

How Scientists Brought Prehistoric Planet’s Dinosaurs to Life | WIRED

From Wired. The scientific understanding of dinosaurs has never been better, and in the new nature documentary, "Prehistoric Planet," we see dinosaurs in a way we’ve never seen them before. Dr. Darren Naish and Tim Walker sit down with WIRED to explain what went into the making of "Prehistoric Planet." Producer/Director: Maya Dangerfield Director of…

The Science Behind Genetically Modified Mosquitoes | WIRED

From Wired. The Florida Keys Mosquito Control District is turning towards a novel tool to combat harmful insecticide-resistant mosquitoes like the Aedes aegypti. What are they doing exactly? They’re releasing millions of genetically modified male mosquitoes engineered to reduce the population of Aedes aegypti. How exactly does this work? We’ll break it down. Still haven’t…

Inside the Deepest Underground Lab in the US | WIRED

From Wired. This is the Sanford Underground Research Facility, the deepest underground laboratory in the United States. This facility houses 10 different labs, conducting experiments that can only be done well beneath the Earth’s surface. WIRED takes a tour of three labs studying dark matter, neutrinos, and geothermal energy. Still haven’t subscribed to WIRED on…

Jacksepticeye Answers the Web’s Most Searched Questions | WIRED

From Wired. Jacksepticeye takes the WIRED Autocomplete Interview, answering the Internet’s most searched questions about himself. What accent does he have? What’s his favorite video game? Was he in the movie ‘Free Guy’? How many tattoos does he have? Does he watch anime? Does he have grey hair? Jacksepticeye answers all these questions and much…

Taste Expert Answers Questions From Twitter | Tech Support | WIRED

From Wired. Beth Kimmerle is an author and taste expert, and she’s here to answer the internet’s burning questions about all things food, tongues and taste. What does Coca-Cola actually taste like? What makes someone a "supertaster"? Why does gum only seem to last for 5 minutes? Beth answers all these questions and much more!…

Maisie Williams Answers the Web’s Most Searched Questions | WIRED

From Wired. Maisie Williams takes the WIRED Autocomplete Interview, answering the Internet’s most searched questions about herself. When did Maisie Williams turn into an assassin? How many tattoos does Maisie have? Why did she dye her eyebrows? What does she like to binge watch? Can she speak High Valyrian? Maisie Williams answers all these questions…

Veterinarian Explains How to Prevent Separation Anxiety | WIRED

From Wired. During the pandemic, 23 million American households adopted a pet. But now that owners are leaving animals home alone to go to work, are pets stressing out? Veterinarian Dr. Molly McAllister draws insights from data collected from hospitals and pet visits in 2021 to determine just how our pets may be feeling once…

Taika Waititi Answers the Web’s Most Searched Questions | WIRED

From Wired. Taika Waititi takes the WIRED Autocomplete Interview, answering the Internet’s most searched questions about himself. How many languages does Taika Waititi speak? How did he get to director Thor? How did he become a director? What was his first movie? Is he a nice guy? Taika answers all these questions and much, much…

Computer Scientist Explains Fractals in 5 Levels of Difficulty | WIRED

From Wired. Computer scientist Keenan Crane, PhD, is asked to explain fractals to 5 different people; a child, a teen, a college student, a grad student, and an expert. Still haven’t subscribed to WIRED on YouTube? ►► http://wrd.cm/15fP7B7 Listen to the Get WIRED podcast ►► https://link.chtbl.com/wired-ytc-desc Want more WIRED? Get the magazine ►► https://subscribe.wired.com/subscribe/splits/wired/WIR_YouTube?source=EDT_WIR_YouTube_0_Video_Description_ZZ Follow…

How a NASCAR Pit Crew Perfects a Pit Stop | WIRED

From Wired. The seconds saved (and lost!) during a pit stop can be the difference between a champion and a racer who doesn’t place. If we playback a video of a NASCAR pit crew, we can see all the things they do precisely in an incredibly short amount of time. *This video is about the…

Seth MacFarlane Answers the Web’s Most Searched Questions | WIRED

From Wired. Seth MacFarlane takes the WIRED Autocomplete Interview and answers the internet’s most searched questions about himself. Did Seth MacFarlane draw Family Guy? Did Seth work on Johnny Bravo? What voices does Seth do? Why did he make American Dad? How many awards has he won? Why does he hate Tucson?? Seth answers all…

Chemist Answers Chemistry Questions From Twitter | Tech Support | WIRED

From Wired. Scientist and author Kate Biberdorf (perhaps better known as Kate The Chemist), answers the internet’s burning questions about chemistry. Why does Diet Coke and Mentos make a chemical reaction? Do brains really have chemicals inside them? What do electrolytes even do? Kate answers all these questions and much more! Still haven’t subscribed to…

Drew Gooden Answers the Web’s Most Searched Questions | WIRED

From Wired. Drew Gooden takes the WIRED Autocomplete Interview and answers the internet’s burning questions about himself (and not former NBA player Drew Gooden). Why does Drew say "guy"? Did he create YouTube? How did he meet Danny Gonzalez? Is he part of Team 10? Drew answers all these questions and much more! Still haven’t…

Veterinarian Answers Pet Questions From Twitter | Tech Support | WIRED

From Wired. Veterinarian Dr. Molly McAllister and her dog Jack answer the internet’s burning questions about pets. Are you supposed to brush your dog’s teeth? How does heartworm spread? Why are hedgehogs banned as pets in New York City? Where do hairballs come from? Dr. McAllister answers all these questions and much more! Still haven’t…

Viking Expert Breaks Down ‘The Northman’ Weapons | WIRED

From Wired. Professor Neil Price explains the various weapons used in Robert Eggers’s new viking movie, The Northman. THE NORTHMAN is in theaters now, https://www.focusfeatures.com/the-northman Still haven’t subscribed to WIRED on YouTube? ►► http://wrd.cm/15fP7B7 Listen to the Get WIRED podcast ►► https://link.chtbl.com/wired-ytc-desc Want more WIRED? Get the magazine ►► https://subscribe.wired.com/subscribe/splits/wired/WIR_YouTube?source=EDT_WIR_YouTube_0_Video_Description_ZZ Follow WIRED: Instagram ►►https://instagram.com/wired Twitter…

12 Levels of Graffiti: Easy to Complex | WIRED

From Wired. Artist Carlos Mare (aka Mare 139) explains graffiti in 12 levels of difficulty, from easy to complex. Carlos explains everything from the simple tags and throwies to how he crafts a masterpiece using a variety of advanced spraying techniques. Still haven’t subscribed to WIRED on YouTube? ►► http://wrd.cm/15fP7B7 Listen to the Get WIRED…

How an Architect Redesigns NYC Streets | WIRED

From Wired. Claire Weisz, founder of W X Y + architecture + urban design, walks us through three different street redesigns that her team has done in New York City. Claire explains why they made the changes they made, and what ultimately makes for a "better" street. Still haven’t subscribed to WIRED on YouTube? ►►…

Nicolas Cage Answers the Web’s Most Searched Questions | WIRED

From Wired. ‘The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent’ star Nicolas Cage takes the WIRED Autocomplete Interview and answers the internet’s burning questions about himself. Will Nic Cage appear in the MCU? How many of his own movies has he seen? What’s Nic’s dream movie role? What’s the most challenging acting role he’s ever had? Nicolas…

How Dogs Coevolved with Humans | WIRED

From Wired. Dogs are our companions, but they’re also living proof of artificial selection. Dogs have coevolved and adapted to live in a human world. Dr. Sarah Byosiere, a dog cognition researcher, walks through canine behaviors that demonstrate our coevolution with dogs. Still haven’t subscribed to WIRED on YouTube? ►► http://wrd.cm/15fP7B7 Listen to the Get…

Waste Expert Answers Garbage Questions From Twitter | Tech Support | WIRED

From Wired. Everyone’s favorite garbage nerd, Meredith Danberg-Ficarelli, is here to answer the internet’s burning (well, maybe we’ll ease up on the burning) questions about waste. Why don’t we just throw all our garbage into a volcano? What does zero waste actually mean? Does recycling actually do anything? Meredith answers all these questions and much,…

Former FBI Agent Answers Body Language Questions From Twitter…Again! | WIRED

From Wired. Former FBI agent and body language expert Joe Navarro once again answers the internet’s burning questions about body language. Are micro expressions more pronounced over Zoom? Does eye contact mean something different in other cultures? What does it mean if your leg shakes? Check out Joe’s book "Be Exceptional" https://www.amazon.com/Be-Exceptional-Master-Traits-Extraordinary-ebook/dp/B08K93BLQP/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr= https://www.jnforensics.com/ Books By…

Cole Sprouse Answers the Web’s Most Searched Questions | WIRED

From Wired. Cole Sprouse takes the WIRED Autocomplete Interview and answers the internet’s burning questions about himself. What color are Cole Sprouse’s eyes? When did Cole start doing photography? How can you tell the difference between Cole and his brother, Dylan? Cole answers all these questions and much more. Still haven’t subscribed to WIRED on…

WIRED Autocomplete: New & Improved! Introducing WIRED Autocomplete Glue!

From Wired. Have you ever watched an episode of WIRED Autocomplete Interview and been frustrated and annoyed when the papers covering the questions don’t rip off correctly? Ugh, it’s awful, and dozens of celebrities agree. But, what if there’s a better way? Introducing WIRED Autocomplete Glue, a brand new adhesive invented by a world-renowned chemist…

How This Woman Mastered Jump Rope | WIRED

From Wired. For most of us, jumping rope may seem like a simple childhood pastime, but for this woman, it’s a way of life. Tori Boggs is a professional jump roper, and as you may expect, she’s really good at jumping rope. Tori explains what her jump rope life is like, and breaks down how…

Karen Gillan Answers the Web’s Most Searched Questions | WIRED

From Wired. ‘The Bubble’ star Karen Gillan takes the WIRED Autocomplete Interview and answers the internet’s burning questions about herself. What character does Karen Gillan play in ‘The Avengers’? What species is Nebula in ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’? Is Karen a model? Will she ever come back to ‘Doctor Who’? Karen answers all these questions…

Why Smartphone Night Photos Are So Good Now | WIRED

From Wired. Taking photos at night on your phone used to look terrible, but recent phones have much improved capabilities. Julian Chokkattu, reviews editor at WIRED, explains how smartphone camera technology has gotten so much better. Ramesh Raskar, MIT https://www.media.mit.edu/people/raskar/updates/ MIT Camera Culture Group https://www.media.mit.edu/groups/camera-culture/overview/ Ubicept HTTPS://ubicept.com Nighttime image fusion Raskar, Ramesh, Adrian Ilie, and…

Astrophysicist Explains Black Holes in 5 Levels of Difficulty | WIRED

From Wired. Astrophysicist Janna Levin, PhD, is asked to explain black holes to 5 different people; a child, a teen, a college student, a grad student, and an expert. Special thanks to our host Janna Levin who’s literally written the book on black holes ‘Black Hole Survival Guide’ https://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/books/622603/black-hole-survival-guide-by-janna-levin/For more science and space insights follow…

Chemist Breaks Down 22 Chemistry Scenes From Movies & TV | WIRED

From Wired. Scientist and author Kate Biberdorf (perhaps better known as Kate The Chemist), takes a look at some famous chemistry scenes from movies and television and explains how accurate they really are. How true-to-life are Breaking Bad’s chemistry scenes? Can you really make oven-less brownies like in Rick & Morty? Is the formula from…

VFX Artist Breaks Down Oscar-Nominated CGI | WIRED

From Wired. The five films nominated for an Academy Award this year for visual effects were each selected for their own unique reasons. Kevin Baillie, a VFX artist who was worked on some of Hollywood’s biggest movies, breaks down the visual effects in this year’s Oscar nominees. See what makes the VFX for ‘Spider-Man: No…

Every Batman Movie Villain Analyzed By a Psychologist | WIRED

From Wired. Dr. Travis Langley, a psychology professor and author, analyzes each and every villain from the Batman movies. Dr. Langely explains, in details, the motivations behind movie villains like the Joker, Catwoman, Riddler, Bane, Poison Ivy and more. Looking at this villains from a psychological angle, Dr. Langley breaks down what makes these villains…

Seth Rogen & Nick Offerman Test Crafting Gadgets | WIRED

From Wired. Nick Offerman is as well known for his craftwork as he is for acting, and Seth Rogen’s pottery skills are next-level. So, who better than them to step in as WIRED correspondents* for a day and review a gaggle of crafting gadgets. Watch as Nick tests wood moisture and Seth throws pottery on…