Genius: Aretha | Behind the Scenes with the A-Team

From National Geographic. The team behind the scenes of the third season of Emmy-winning anthology series GENIUS explore the craft and care that goes into honoring Aretha Franklin’s musical genius, legacy and lasting influence, and bringing her story to life. ➡ Subscribe: http://bit.ly/NatGeoSubscribe About National Geographic: National Geographic is the world’s premium destination for science,…

Worst Built House in America

From The Build Show. In this Build Show, Matt is touring a new home under construction that’s utilizing methods & material’s we’ve been using since the 1970’s. Just because it’s legal doesn’t mean we have to accept this poor quality of construction. Matt will show you why this is terrible, and will tee up his…

The Planets with Inside-Out Weather

From SciShow Space. Way out in the solar system, the heat of the Sun drops off dramatically, so the gas giants get just a tiny percent of the solar radiation that reaches Earth. Instead, their weather is fueled from the inside out! Hosted by: Reid Reimers SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents.…

Firebird Chicken – Food Wishes

From Food Wishes. Usually when I steal someone else’s dish, I take the name, and the recipe, but this time I only took the name, which I thought sounded just perfect for this lightly coated, extra spicy, pan-fried, boneless-skinless chicken breast. By the way, there’s not a lot going on here, which is why it…

How a Video Game Predicted the Collapse of Venezuela’s Economy

From Half as Interesting. Sign up for a CuriosityStream subscription and also get a free Nebula subscription (the new streaming platform built by creators) here: http://CuriosityStream.com/hai Get a Half as Interesting t-shirt: https://standard.tv/collections/half-as-interesting Suggest a video and get a free t-shirt if we use it: http://halfasinteresting.com/suggest Follow Sam from Half as Interesting on Instagram: http://Instagram.com/Sam.From.Wendover…

How to Make a Showstopping Ombre Blueberry Jam Cake

From America’s Test Kitchen. Test cook Christie Morrison and host Julia Collin Davison reveal the steps to making a showstopping Blueberry Jam Cake. Then equipment expert Adam Ried reviews toasters with host Bridget Lancaster. Get the recipe for Blueberry Jam Cake: https://cooks.io/30Pkzol Buy our winning toaster: https://cooks.io/2D8nU9N ABOUT US: Located in Boston’s Seaport District in…

What Do THESE Windows Errors Mean?

From Techquickie. Sign up for Private Internet Access VPN at https://www.privateinternetaccess.com/TechQuickie What should you do about these common Windows error messages? Registry entries for Windows Update error: [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsUpdateUX] "IsConvergedUpdateStackEnabled"=dword:00000000 [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsUpdateUXSettings] "UxOption"=dword:00000000 Commands for Wi-Fi error: netsh advfirewall firewall set rule group="Network Discovery" new enable=Yes reg delete HKCRCLSID{988248f3-a1ad-49bf-9170-676cbbc36ba3} /va /f netcfg -v -u dni_dne Leave a…

How Green Power is Driving Rural Africa

From Bloomberg. A rural village in Kenya might not be the first place you’d expect to find electric motorcycles, internet service and thriving local businesses, but a solar-powered mini-grid is making it all possible. U.S.-based energy startup Powerhive is on a mission to supply clean power to rural communities around the world, bringing economic opportunity…

The Rise Of The $3 Billion Tear Gas Industry

From Business Insider. The use of tear gas during the recent protests surrounding police misconduct in the United States has reignited the debate about the legality of its use on large assemblies. Classified as a "less-lethal weapon," tear gas has become a weapon of choice for law enforcement officers ever since it first emerged during…

The TikTok Ban

From PolyMatter. Start your learning and get 20% off the annual premium membership of Brilliant: https://brilliant.org/Polymatter Sources: https://pastebin.com/nD8Ykidn Twitter: https://twitter.com/polymatters Patreon: https://patreon.com/polymatter Pins & T-Shirts: https://standard.tv/collections/polymatter Reddit: https://reddit.com/r/PolyMatter Music by Graham Haerther (http://www.Haerther.net) Audio editing by Eric Schneider Motion graphics by Vincent de Langen Illustrations by Kate Willært Everything else by Evan This includes a…

What is animal life like in the forest canopy? – Meet the Expert | National Geographic

From National Geographic. Have you ever wondered what animals live at the top of the rainforest canopy? National Geographic Explorer and ecologist Kevin McLean is looking to find out. Join a live conversation hosted by biologist Lizzie Daly to get a glimpse into unique species we know very little about. ➡ Subscribe: http://bit.ly/NatGeoSubscribe About National…

Binging with Babish: Fire Flakes from Avatar The Last Airbender

From Binging with Babish. Sokka’s appetite betrays him during his visit to the fire nation when a tempting-looking snack, dubbed ‘flaming fire flakes’, turn out to be spicy. Whaddaya know. This week, we’re manifesting the firebenders’ chips of choice using an innovative recipe from ChefSteps, a little creativity, and some tingly-spicy Sichuan peppercorns! ChefSteps recipe:…

Walking the Boston Dynamics Spot robot from home

From CNET. A San Francisco-based company called Formant is giving you — yes, anybody — the opportunity to take Spot the robot for a walk, remotely. Subscribe to CNET: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV CNET playlists: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV/playlists Download the new CNET app: https://cnet.app.link/GWuXq8ExzG Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cnet Follow us on Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/cnet Follow us on Instagram: http://bit.ly/2icCYYm

The Curious Case of the Xenon Balloon – Periodic Table of Videos

From Periodic Videos. Professor Poliakoff gets more (or less) than he bargained for with some Noble Gas balloons. More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ Helium video: https://youtu.be/M6xZZiaLOV4 Permeability of Rubber to Gases: https://books.google.co.uk/books/about/Permeability_of_Rubber_to_Gases.html?id=rwcjS2MBCp4C&redir_esc=y Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos…

Note 20, Fold 2 and more being unveiled today!

From CNET. Join us for our coverage of Samsung Unpacked! We’re expecting the new Galaxy Note, a successor to the Fold, earbuds and more. Subscribe to CNET: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV CNET playlists: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV/playlists Download the new CNET app: https://cnet.app.link/GWuXq8ExzG Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cnet Follow us on Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/cnet Follow us on Instagram: http://bit.ly/2icCYYm

Why It Might Be Good to Have Herpes | Trained Immunity

From SciShow. While herpes viruses cause harmful or annoying afflictions like chickenpox and cold sores, there’s also evidence it can help your immune system fight unrelated attackers. Hosted by: Olivia Gordon 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…

Deepfake Text-to-Speech, but it’s a new form of jazz

From Adam Neely. We harmonized deepfake Jay-Z reading the Navy Seals copypasta, and learned a lot about rhythm! Get CuriosityStream AND Nebula for less than $15 per year (26% off!) https://curiositystream.com/adamneely The original Vocal Synthesis Jay-Z Navy Seals Copypasta https://youtu.be/MpEbfzztALM JKXCM – Bombs over Baghdad https://youtu.be/GI27z_eFlIA Thanks to Josh Bailey and Chris McCarthy for their…

Pixel 4a vs. iPhone SE camera comparison

From CNET. We compare Apple’s iPhone SE and Google’s Pixel 4a to find out which has the better camera for taking landscape photos, portraits, night scenes and videos. Subscribe to CNET: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV CNET playlists: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV/playlists Download the new CNET app: https://cnet.app.link/GWuXq8ExzG Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cnet Follow us on Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/cnet Follow us on Instagram:…

How Airlines Can Survive the Pandemic | WSJ

From Wall Street Journal. After an unprecedented drop in air travel due to the coronavirus, passenger airlines are being forced to make long-term, make-or-break decisions at a time of great uncertainty and minimal cash flow. So how are they planning to survive? WSJ finds out. Composite: George Downs/The Wall Street Journal More from the Wall…

Fight Master Breaks Down Sword Fighting From Film & TV | WIRED

From Wired. Sword fighting expert Christina Traister examines a variety of scenes from movies and television featuring sword fighting and applies her expert analysis. Could Darth Maul really hold off two attackers like in ‘The Phantom Menace’? Was Arya’s sword training in ‘Game of Thrones’ accurate? Did the Black Knight from ‘Monty Python and the…

Pixel 4a unboxing

From CNET. The Pixel 4a, Google’s newest budget-friendly phone, comes with a bigger screen, a bigger battery and a headphone jack. Let’s open it up. Read CNET’s full review https://cnet.co/2PdDEuM Subscribe to CNET: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV CNET playlists: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV/playlists Download the new CNET app: https://cnet.app.link/GWuXq8ExzG Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cnet Follow us on Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/cnet Follow us…

Pixel 4A review: $349 for the basics

From The Verge. Google’s Pixel 4A is here, and has even announced the upcoming Pixel 4A 5G and Pixel 5. Today, though, we have a Pixel 4A review. Google has priced the Pixel 4A at just $349, which is $100 less than a 128GB iPhone SE. Even at that aggressive cost, the 4A delivers a…

Pixel 4a review: Impressive camera and a battery that beats the iPhone SE

From CNET. Google’s $350 Pixel 4a has one of the best cameras for its price. Read CNET’s full review https://cnet.co/2PdDEuM. Subscribe to CNET: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV CNET playlists: https://www.youtube.com/user/CNETTV/playlists Download the new CNET app: https://cnet.app.link/GWuXq8ExzG Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cnet Follow us on Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/cnet Follow us on Instagram: http://bit.ly/2icCYYm

Why You Should Turn On Two Factor Authentication

From Tom Scott. The short answer is: "because it’ll make things more secure". The long answer involves Ronald Reagan. • MORE BASICS: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL96C35uN7xGLLeET0dOWaKHkAlPsrkcha Written with Sean Elliott https://twitter.com/SeanMElliott/ • Camera by Tomek • Graphics by William Marler https://wmad.co.uk Filmed at the Centre for Computing History, Cambridge: http://www.computinghistory.org.uk/ Their current fundraiser: https://www.justgiving.com/campaign/computermuseum Image of Dr Corbató…