Building a Marsbase is a Horrible Idea: Let’s do it!

From Kurzgesagt. To support Kurzgesagt and learn more about Brilliant, go to https://www.brilliant.org/nutshell and sign up for free. The first 688 people that go to that link will get 20% off the annual Premium subscription. Get your Mars Base Poster here: https://standard.tv/collections/in-a-nutshell/products/in-a-nutshell-mars-poster Humans love to explore. Strangely enough even horrible places – like Mars. Let’s…

How to Build a Dyson Sphere – The Ultimate Megastructure

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Why Beautiful Things Make us Happy – Beauty Explained

From Kurzgesagt. It’s hard to define what makes something beautiful, but we seem to know beauty when we see it. Why is that and how does beauty affect our subconscious? This video was a collaboration with the creative agency Sagmeister & Walsh as a contribution to their upcoming Beauty exhibition at the MAK Vienna from…

Why Meat is the Best Worst Thing in the World 🍔

From Kurzgesagt. The first 1000 people to use this link will get a 2 month free trial of skillshare: http://skl.sh/kurzgesagt3 Meat is a complicated issue. But also a delicious one. Let’s talk about it. Sources: https://sites.google.com/view/kgssourcesmeat/startseite Support us on Patreon so we can make more videos (and get cool stuff in return): https://www.patreon.com/Kurzgesagt?ty=h Kurzgesagt Newsletter:…

What If You Detonated a Nuclear Bomb In The Marianas Trench? (Science not Fantasy)

From Kurzgesagt. Did you ever wonder what happened if you detonated a nuclear bomb in the Marianas Trench? No? We neither! Let us find out together! This video was inspired by xkcd and a video that shall remain unnamed. https://what-if.xkcd.com/15/ Sources and further reading http://blog.nuclearsecrecy.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/SR-12-001-CASTLE-BRAVO.pdf https://www.fourmilab.ch/etexts/www/effects/ http://www.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/737271.pdf Support us on Patreon so we can make…

3 Arguments Why Marijuana Should Stay Illegal Reviewed

From Kurzgesagt. We take a fair look at some of the best counter arguments for legalization and see how they hold up in review. Support us on Patreon so we can make more videos (and get cool stuff in return): https://www.patreon.com/Kurzgesagt?ty=h Kurzgesagt Newsletter: http://eepurl.com/cRUQxz Kurzgesagt merch: https://bit.ly/2GeuQxZ Facebook: http://bit.ly/1NB6U5O Twitter: http://bit.ly/2DDeT83 Instagram: http://bit.ly/2DEN7r3 Discord: https://discord.gg/Fsstncs…