Is human evolution speeding up or slowing down? – Laurence Hurst

From TED Ed. Download a free audiobook version of "Sapiens" and support TED-Ed’s nonprofit mission: https://www.audible.com/ted-ed Check out our full book recommendation: https://shop.ed.ted.com/collections/ted-ed-book-recommendations/products/sapiens — In the past 3,000 years, many populations have evolved genetic adaptations to their local environments. People in Siberia and the high arctic are uniquely adapted to survive extreme cold. The Bajau…

Squirrel Frozen In Time

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Why Can’t Anyone Take Down Tesla?

From Donut Media. Tesla is the undisputed king of electric vehicles. The Model S, Model E, and Model X were groundbreaking cars in their own right, and there seems to be no end in sight for the California automaker. But one question remains: Why are established brands having such a hard time keeping up? Mercedes,…

♫ Third Century Crisis – “Hold the Phalanx!” – Extra History Music

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What Your Sweat Looks Like Up Close

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How Kodak Detected the Atomic Bomb

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Is a Standalone ECU Worth It?

From Donut Media. Thanks to Jazwares and Micro Machines for sponsoring today’s episode. Think Big and Play Small today, click this link https://links.jazwares.com/mm0916donutmediaaz to find out more and start your new collection of Micro Machines! @officialmicromachines @Jazwares #ad ___________________________________________________________________________________________________ This week on Money Pit, we’re doing brain surgery! That’s right, we’re replacing the factory ECU…

Man Sets Own Parachute On Fire

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The Most Powerful Supercomputer

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How Astronauts Use The Bathroom

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A brief history of plastic

From TED Ed. Trace the history of the invention of plastic, and how the material ushered in what became known as the plastics century. — For centuries, billiard balls were made of ivory from elephant tusks. But when excessive hunting caused elephant populations to decline, they began to look for alternatives. John Wesley Hyatt took…

Why You Should Care About CDA 230 – Platform Responsibility & Free Speech – Extra Credits

From Extra Credits. Thanks to Joe Newman ( https://www.fenwick.com/people/joseph-newman ), Rebecca Fewkes ( https://www.fenwick.com/people/rebecca-a-e-fewkes ), & Andrew ( https://www.fenwick.com/people/andrew-p-bridges ) for their legal expertise on this episode! President Trump wrote an executive order asking for clarification on section 230 of the Communications Decency Act. But what does that mean? What is CDA 230? And more…

Are all of your memories real? – Daniel L. Schacter

From TED Ed. Dig into the psychology of how memories are susceptible to false information and why we shouldn’t treat them as truth. — In a 1990’s study, participants recalled getting lost in a shopping mall as children. Some shared these memories in vivid detail, but there was one problem: none of these people had…

This Animal Is On Your Face Right Now

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D&D One-Shot Announcement

From Extra Credits. The D&D one shot is nearly here! Thank you all so much for your generosity during our charity livestream. Now we get to show you our appreciation by having Matt, Ali, Jac, Will, and Geoff dive into a dungeon to wrangle some monstrosity in a one-shot run by Arthur. We’ve been working…

$20,000 vs. $50,000 Custom 350z

From Donut Media. WE’RE GOING TO THE TRACK!!!! Well gals and guys, this is it. This is the end of the epic saga of the 350z builds. We finally figure out if more expensive means more better. Is Hi Car actually faster than Low Car? WHY DID WE EVER THINK THAT WE COULD DO ALL…

Crash Course Linguistics Preview

From Crash Course. Welcome to Crash Course Linguistics! Linguistics is everywhere and is super useful for pretty much everyone. Over 16 episodes, Taylor Behnke will teach you all about language, from its structure, to the relationship between language and our identity, the brain, and computers, to writing, language acquisition, and the diversity of human languages!…

Random Tire Hits House At High Speed

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Acidity: Crash Course Organic Chemistry #11

From Crash Course. Acidity is a tricky concept, and it’s not always like how we see it in the movies. As organic chemists, we need to know how to predict the strength of weak acids and bases. In this episode of Crash Course Organic Chemistry, we’ll learn four key factors that we can use to…

Why people fall for misinformation – Joseph Isaac

From TED Ed. How does a fact become a misconception? Dig into the world of misinformation to see how facts can become distorted and misleading. — In 1901, David Hänig published research that led to what we know today as the taste map: an illustration that divides the tongue into four separate areas. It has…

Hamburger Left in a Closet for 24 Years

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