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  • 04:34 How do ocean currents work? - Jennifer Verduin

    How do ocean currents work? - Jennifer Verduin

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    Dive into the science of ocean currents (including the Global Conveyor Belt current), and find out how climate change affects them. -- In 1992, a cargo ship carrying bath toys got caught in a storm. Shipping containers washed overboard, and the waves swep

  • 05:12 The rise and fall of the Celtic warriors - Philip Freeman

    The rise and fall of the Celtic warriors - Philip Freeman

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    Trace the rise and fall of the ancient Celts, a group of hundreds of independent warrior tribes defeated by the Roman Empire. --One summer evening in 335 BCE, Alexander the Great was resting by the Danube River when a band of strangers approached his camp

  • 05:13 What is consciousness? - Michael S. A. Graziano

    What is consciousness? - Michael S. A. Graziano

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    Explore the theories of human consciousness and the science of how your brain works to create a conscious experience. -- Patient P.S. suffered a stroke that damaged the right side of her brain, leaving her unaware of everything on her left side. If someon

  • 04:51 How do antidepressants work? - Neil R. Jeyasingam

    How do antidepressants work? - Neil R. Jeyasingam

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    Dig into the discovery of antidepressant drugs, how they work, and what we still dont know about depression.--In the 1950s, the discovery of two new drugs sparked what would become a multi-billion dollar market for antidepressants. Neither drug was intend

  • 05:20 How to grow your own glacier - M Jackson

    How to grow your own glacier - M Jackson

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    Explore the ancient methods of growing glaciers, the homemade bodies of ice used as water sources, and how they can be used to combat climate change. -- In the 13th century, Genghis Khan embarked on a mission to take over Eurasia, swiftly conquering count

  • 05:38 Hawking's black hole paradox explained - Fabio Pacucci

    Hawking's black hole paradox explained - Fabio Pacucci

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    Where does quantum information go when it enters a black hole? Investigate the theories of the black hole information paradox. --Today, one of the biggest paradoxes in the universe threatens to unravel modern science: the black hole information paradox. E

  • 03:25 Can you solve the jail break riddle? - Dan Finkel

    Can you solve the jail break riddle? - Dan Finkel

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    You’re a bank robber trying to escape from jail. Can you solve the riddle to get past the fence to freedom? -- Your timing made you and your partner infamous bank robbers. Now, you need to use that timing to break out of jail. Your partner is about to fla

  • 05:32 Can steroids save your life? - Anees Bahji

    Can steroids save your life? - Anees Bahji

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    Explore the science of how corticosteroids sneak into our cells to help fight allergic reactions, rashes, asthma, and harmful immune responses.--Steroids: theyre infamous for their use in sports. But theyre also found in inhalers, creams to treat poison i

  • 04:22 Why do we have hair in such random places? - Nina G. Jablonski

    Why do we have hair in such random places? - Nina G. Jablonski

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    Discover how humans lost their fur as they evolved from primates, and why we still have hair on our bodies.--We have lots in common with our closest primate relatives. But comparatively, humans seem a bit underdressed. Instead of thick fur covering our bo

  • 04:35 Spells, threats, and dragons: The secret messages of Viking runestones - Jesse Byock

    Spells, threats, and dragons: The secret messages of Viking runestones - Jesse Byock

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    Learn the history of Viking runes, the ancient Norse language of symbols that make up an alphabet called the futhark. --With their navigational skills and advanced longships, the Vikings sustained their seafaring for over 300 years. But for all their migh

  • 04:46 Popular How turtle shells evolved... twice - Judy Cebra Thomas

    How turtle shells evolved... twice - Judy Cebra Thomas

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    Check out the fascinating science behind the evolution of the turtle shell, over 260 million years in the making. --Modern turtle shells are almost as diverse as the turtles themselves. Sea turtles have flatter, lighter shells for gliding through the wate

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  • 05:31 This AI Clones Your Voice After Listening for 5 Seconds

    This AI Clones Your Voice After Listening for 5 Seconds

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    Check out Weights & Biases here and sign up for a free demo: https://www.wandb.com/papers The shown blog post is available here: https://www.wandb.com/articles/fundamentals-of-neural-networks The paper "Transfer Learning from Speaker Verification to Multi

  • 05:38 This one weird trick will help you spot clickbait - Jeff Leek & Lucy McGowan

    This one weird trick will help you spot clickbait - Jeff Leek & Lucy McGowan

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    Test your wits with a set of hypothetical health studies and find out just how good you are at spotting clickbait.--Health headlines are published every day, sometimes making opposite claims from each other. There can be a disconnect between broad, attent

  • 05:11 Claws vs. nails - Matthew Borths

    Claws vs. nails - Matthew Borths

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    Discover the evolutionary purpose of nails, and explore the theories of why they evolved from claws over 55 million years ago. --Consider the claw. Frequently found on animals around the world, its one of natures most versatile tools. Bears use claws for

  • 04:56 Who was the world's first author? - Soraya Field Fiorio

    Who was the world's first author? - Soraya Field Fiorio

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    Travel back in time to ancient Mesopotamia and meet Enheduanna, a high priestess and the worlds first author.--4,300 years ago in ancient Sumer, the most powerful person in the city of Ur was banished to wander the vast desert. Her name was Enheduanna, an

  • 03:35 Why Can't We Experiment On Human Embryonic Stem Cells?

    Why Can't We Experiment On Human Embryonic Stem Cells?

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    Human embryonic stem cell research is incredibly controversial, and the current law says we can only study them for 14 days. Why is this? Will This New Stem Cell Treatment End The Controversy? ►►►► http://bit.ly/1tC1DWO Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter H

  • 13:50 How to Make a Telescope from Scratch

    How to Make a Telescope from Scratch

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    Sign up for your free trial to The Great Courses Plus! http://ow.ly/8A0n30acnuX After making Eyeglasses and a Microscope from scratch, next I set my eyes to the skies and want to attempt a telescope from scratch! Thank you to Lewis Dartnell again for his

  • 05:26 What happens if you cut down all of a city's trees? - Stefan Al

    What happens if you cut down all of a city's trees? - Stefan Al

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    Explore what makes trees a vital part of cities, and how urban spaces throughout history have embraced the importance of trees.--By 2050, its estimated that over 65% of the world will be living in cities. We may think of nature as being unconnected to our

  • 05:50 Why bats don't get sick - Arinjay Banerjee

    Why bats don't get sick - Arinjay Banerjee

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    Explore the relationship between viruses and their hosts, and find out how the evolutionary adaptations of bats keep them safe from viruses. --Consider a bat that is infected with several deadly viruses, including ones that cause rabies, SARS, and Ebola.

  • 12:48 Can We Terraform the Sahara to Stop Climate Change?

    Can We Terraform the Sahara to Stop Climate Change?

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    Be one of the first 73 people to sign up with this link and get 20% off your subscription with Brilliant.org! https://brilliant.org/realengineering/ New vlog channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCMet4qY3027v8KjpaDtDx-g Credits: Narrator/Director: Bri

  • 03:57 The Threat to Space Travel That No One's Talking About

    The Threat to Space Travel That No One's Talking About

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    If we don't clean up space debris, it could become impossible to leave Earth's atmosphere. Luckily, scientists have a plan. Well, lots of plans. NASA's Plan To Use A Giant Magnet To Make Mars Habitable - https://youtu.be/5XnpU9ZMFEg Sign Up For The Seeker

  • 02:20 Here's How Much Gas Really Costs (If You Account for Global Warming)

    Here's How Much Gas Really Costs (If You Account for Global Warming)

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    The true cost of fossil fuels is hidden in subsidies, but a new study has estimated just how much they really are. And let's just say, fossil fuels are expensive. Which Power Source Is Most Efficient? - https://youtu.be/0c4xk5dB014 Sign Up For The Seeker

  • 05:09 The legend of Annapurna, Hindu goddess of nourishment - Antara Raychaudhuri & Iseult Gillespie

    The legend of Annapurna, Hindu goddess of nourishment - Antara Raychaudhuri & Iseult Gillespie

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    Follow the legend of Parvati, the Hindu mother of the natural world, as she disappears from Earth and reemerges as Annapurna, the goddess of food. --Historically, the union between Shiva and Parvati was a glorious one: a sacred combination which brought f

  • 04:46 Popular How tall can a tree grow? - Valentin Hammoudi

    How tall can a tree grow? - Valentin Hammoudi

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    What makes a tree grow tall? And do trees ever stop growing? Explore how photosynthesis and gravity can affect and limit the height of trees. -- Reaching heights of over 100 meters, Californian sequoias tower over Earth’s other 60,000 tree species. But ev

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  • 05:01 The wicked wit of Jane Austen - Iseult Gillespie

    The wicked wit of Jane Austen - Iseult Gillespie

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    English novelist Jane Austen’s beloved works, like “Pride and Prejudice,” explored the dependence of women on marriage in British high society. -- Whether she’s describing bickering families, quiet declarations of love, or juicy gossip, Jane Austen’s writ

  • 06:42 The Artists | Think Like A Coder, Ep 5

    The Artists | Think Like A Coder, Ep 5

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    The adventure continues! Episode 5: Ethic and Hedge arrive in the 198forest in search of the second artifact. Can they sneak past the guards to get to the tower? --This is episode 5 of our animated series Think Like A Coder. This 10-episode narrative foll

  • 05:11 Popular Hacking bacteria to fight disease - Tal Danino

    Hacking bacteria to fight disease - Tal Danino

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    Explore how synthetic biologists are programming bacteria to fight cancer by manipulating their DNA. --In 1884, an unlucky patient who had a rapidly growing cancer in his neck came down with an unrelated bacterial skin infection. As he recovered from the

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  • 05:04 Can you solve the dragon jousting riddle? - Alex Gendler

    Can you solve the dragon jousting riddle? - Alex Gendler

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    Practice more problem-solving at https://brilliant.org/TedEd/ -- After years of war, the worlds kingdoms have come to an agreement. Every five years, teams representing the elves, goblins, and treefolk will compete in a grand tournament of dragon jousting

  • 04:51 Popular The accident that changed the world - Allison Ramsey and Mary Staicu

    The accident that changed the world - Allison Ramsey and Mary Staicu

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    Learn how Alexander Fleming discovered penicillin, and how the antibiotic has changed medicine and the treatment of infections. --In 1928, scientist Alexander Fleming returned to his lab and found something unexpected: a colony of mold growing on a Petri

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  • 12:25 How China Built a Hospital in 10 Days

    How China Built a Hospital in 10 Days

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    Sign up for an annual CuriosityStream subscription and also get a free Nebula subscription (the new streaming platform built by creators) here: http://CuriosityStream.com/wendoverListen to Extremities at http://ExtremitiesPodcast.comBuy a Wendover Product

  • 01:30 How would you finish the sentence, Imagine if? - Sir Ken Robinson

    How would you finish the sentence, Imagine if? - Sir Ken Robinson

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    Share how you would reimagine the world by finishing the sentence Imagine if Visit http://bit.ly/TEDEdImagineIf for inspiration and to learn more.--Sir Ken Robinson believed that humans have an inexhaustible power: our imaginations. We don't just live in

  • 05:21 A brief history of alcohol - Rod Phillips

    A brief history of alcohol - Rod Phillips

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    Trace the 7,000 year old history of alcohol, from its first known origins in China to cultures all over the world fermenting their own drinks.--Nobody knows exactly when humans began to create fermented beverages. The earliest known evidence comes from 7,

  • 13:36 Popular How to Draw a Roller Skate Rainbow Cute Girl | Candylocks Doll

    How to Draw a Roller Skate Rainbow Cute Girl | Candylocks Doll

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    #DrawSoCute Learn #HowToDraw a cute Girl wearing Roller Skates from Candylocks Doll easy, step by step drawing tutorial. Pretty Rainbow girl with cotton candy long hair holding a peace sign hands. SUPPLIES You Might Love (Amazon affiliate links): Sharpies

  • 06:13 Is life meaningless? And other absurd questions -  Nina Medvinskaya

    Is life meaningless? And other absurd questions - Nina Medvinskaya

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    Dive into Albert Camus philosophy of the absurd, and explore the question: if the world is meaningless, could our lives still hold value? --Albert Camus grew up surrounded by violence. His homeland of Algeria was mired in conflict. He lost his father in W

  • 04:40 Could a breathalyzer detect cancer? - Julian Burschka

    Could a breathalyzer detect cancer? - Julian Burschka

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    Discover how scientists are analyzing compounds in the breath to create a versatile breathalyzer capable of detecting disease.--How is it that a breathalyzer can measure the alcohol content in someones blood, hours after they had their last drink, based o

  • 05:07 Vultures: The acid-puking, plague-busting heroes of the ecosystem - Kenny Coogan

    Vultures: The acid-puking, plague-busting heroes of the ecosystem - Kenny Coogan

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    Explore the essential role vultures play in cleaning our ecosystems and why their conservation is key to a healthy planet.--In the African grasslands, a gazelle suffering from tuberculosis takes its last breath. The animals corpse threatens to infect the

  • 04:43 The magical, mathematical fictions of Jorge Luis Borges - Ilan Stavans

    The magical, mathematical fictions of Jorge Luis Borges - Ilan Stavans

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    Dive into the mind-bending works of Argentinian writer Jorge Luis Borges, whose work pioneered the literary style magical realism.--What would it be like to have a limitless memory? Can the meaning of life be found in an infinite library? Is time a labyri

  • 04:32 Why should you read The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy? - Laura Wright

    Why should you read The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy? - Laura Wright

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    Dig into Arundhati Roys The God of Small Things, and follow the story of fraternal twins whose lives are destroyed by societys Love Laws. --Set in a small town in India, The God of Small Things revolves around fraternal twins Rahel and Estha, who are sepa

  • 06:15 Which is better: Soap or hand sanitizer? - Alex Rosenthal and Pall Thordarson

    Which is better: Soap or hand sanitizer? - Alex Rosenthal and Pall Thordarson

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    Dig into the science of how soap breaks down a coronavirus, and the effectiveness of hand sanitizer against a viral outbreak. --Your hands, up close, are anything but smooth. With peaks and valleys, folds and rifts, there are plenty of hiding places for a

  • 06:18 The Pentomino Puzzle (and Tetris) - Numberphile

    The Pentomino Puzzle (and Tetris) - Numberphile

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    Featuring Alex Bellos on Polyominoes. See the accompanying coin hexagon video: https://youtu.be/_pP_C7HEy3g More links & stuff in full description below ↓↓↓ More Alex Bellos videos: http://bit.ly/Bellos_Playlist Related Bellos books on Amazon... US links

  • 03:45 Can you outsmart this logical fallacy? - Alex Gendler

    Can you outsmart this logical fallacy? - Alex Gendler

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    Explore the psychology of the cognitive bias known as the conjunction fallacy, where we assume specific conditions are more probable than general ones. --Meet Lucy. She was a math major in college, and aced all her courses in probability and statistics. W

  • 05:03 This sea creature breathes through its butt - Cella Wright

    This sea creature breathes through its butt - Cella Wright

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    Explore the wonderfully bizarre life of the sea cucumber, and discover the essential role they play in keeping ocean ecosystems healthy.--Is it a fuzzy sock? An overripe banana? A moldy tube of toothpaste? No! In fact, its a humble sea cucumber: a brainle

  • 05:34 Popular What makes volcanoes erupt? - Steven Anderson

    What makes volcanoes erupt? - Steven Anderson

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    Dig into the science of how new volcanoes form, and what causes their unpredictable eruptions. --In February of 1942, Mexican farmer Dionisio Pulido thought he heard thunder coming from his cornfield. However, the sound wasnt coming from the sky. The sour

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  • 08:13 What Number Comes Next? - Numberphile

    What Number Comes Next? - Numberphile

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    Maybe pause the video and see if you can figure these out? Featuring Neil Sloane of OEIS fame... More links & stuff in full description below, including spoilers ↓↓↓ Extra footage from this video: https://youtu.be/ydn7s9-3GRc Neil Sloane is the founder of

  • 04:20 One Shot Could Provide All the Vaccines You'll Ever Need

    One Shot Could Provide All the Vaccines You'll Ever Need

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    Hate needles? Researchers may have found a way to combine all the vaccines you'll ever need into a single shot. Here's how it works. The Bizarre Story Of The Very First Vaccine - https://youtu.be/fF5-aJ-o0Os Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter Here - http:/

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  • 04:50 How one journalist risked her life to hold murderers accountable - Christina Greer

    How one journalist risked her life to hold murderers accountable - Christina Greer

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    Ida B. Wells was an investigative journalist, civil rights leader, and anti-lynching advocate who fought for equality and justice. -- In the late 1800’s, lynchings were happening all over the American South, often without any investigation or consequences

  • 05:17 There may be extraterrestrial life in our solar system - Augusto Carballido

    There may be extraterrestrial life in our solar system - Augusto Carballido

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    Is there extraterrestrial life in our solar system? Or are we alone? Take a journey to the ocean worlds on Jupiter and Saturn to investigate the possibility. --Deep in our solar system, a new era of exploration is unfolding. Beneath the thick ice of Europ

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  • 05:24 Why isn't the Netherlands underwater? - Stefan Al

    Why isn't the Netherlands underwater? - Stefan Al

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    Dig into the incredible engineering of the Netherlands Delta Works the most sophisticated flood prevention system in the world. --In January 1953, a tidal surge shook the North Sea. The titanic waves flooded the Dutch coastline, killing almost 2,000 peopl

  • 05:10 What “Machiavellian” really means - Pazit Cahlon and Alex Gendler

    What “Machiavellian” really means - Pazit Cahlon and Alex Gendler

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    Download a free audiobook version of "The Art of War" and support TED-Ed's nonprofit mission: https://adbl.co/2CDGJi9 Check out our full book recommendation: https://shop.ed.ted.com/products/the-art-of-war -- From Shakespeare’s plays to modern TV dramas,

  • 17:33 How Native Hawaiians fought the US Navy, and won

    How Native Hawaiians fought the US Navy, and won

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    The reclaiming of a sacred island.Subscribe and turn on notifications ( ) so you don't miss any videos: http://goo.gl/0bsAjOOn January 4, 1976, a fleet of boats headed toward the Hawaiian island of Kahoolawe. The goal: take the island back from the US mil

  • 05:06 Why doesn't the Leaning Tower of Pisa fall over? - Alex Gendler

    Why doesn't the Leaning Tower of Pisa fall over? - Alex Gendler

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    Dig into the 800 year history and architecture of the Leaning Tower of Pisa and find out what gives the tower its infamous tilt. --In 1990, the Italian government enlisted top engineers to stabilize Pisas famous Leaning Tower. Thered been many attempts du

  • 05:51 Can you solve the death race riddle? - Alex Gendler

    Can you solve the death race riddle? - Alex Gendler

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    Practice more problem-solving at https://brilliant.org/TedEd/ --The night before the Death Race across the Wastelands is set to begin, your uncle, the great inventor Slate Kanoli, got kidnapped by the ruthless No-Side gang. The only way to get him back is

  • 04:50 What happens to your brain during a migraine - Marianne Schwarz

    What happens to your brain during a migraine - Marianne Schwarz

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    Find out whats happening in the brain when you have a migraine and what we still dont know about this complex disorder.--A throbbing, pounding headache. Bright zigzagging lines across your field of vision. Sensitivity to light, lingering fatigue, disrupte

  • 04:41 Why should you read Kafka on the Shore? - Iseult Gillespie

    Why should you read Kafka on the Shore? - Iseult Gillespie

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    Follow the entwined destinies of Kafka and Nakata in Haruki Murakamis mind-bending novel Kafka on the Shore.--Desperate to escape his tyrannical father and the family curse he feels doomed to repeat, Haruki Murakamis teenage protagonist renames himself Ka

  • 04:52 How do blood transfusions work? - Bill Schutt

    How do blood transfusions work? - Bill Schutt

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    Dive into the history of the life-saving procedure of blood transfusions and how it has evolved since the 17th century. --In 1881, doctor William Halsted rushed to help his sister Minnie, who was hemorrhaging after childbirth. He quickly inserted a needle

  • 05:11 Ancient Romes most notorious doctor - Ramon Glazov

    Ancient Romes most notorious doctor - Ramon Glazov

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    Learn about the Greek physician and philosopher Galen of Pergamon, whose experiments and discoveries changed medicine.--In the 16th century, an anatomist named Andreas Vesalius made a shocking discovery: the most famous human anatomy texts in the world we

  • 05:31 We're Closer to a Universal Flu Vaccine

    We're Closer to a Universal Flu Vaccine

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    This episode is sponsored by Awesome Socks Club, a sock subscription for charity. Go to http://awesomesocks.club/SciShow to sign up between now and December 11th to get a new pair of fun socks each month in 2021. 100% of after-tax profit will go to decrea

  • 07:10 Can we create the "perfect" farm? - Brent Loken

    Can we create the "perfect" farm? - Brent Loken

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    Explore the innovative ways countries are revolutionizing farming to ensure we can feed humanity in a way that works with the environment.--About 10,000 years ago, humans began to farm. This agricultural revolution was a turning point in our history and e

  • 05:12 Popular How to 3D print human tissue - Taneka Jones

    How to 3D print human tissue - Taneka Jones

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    Explore the science of bioprinting, a type of 3D printing that uses bioink, a printable material that contains living cells. --There are currently hundreds of thousands of people on transplant lists, waiting for critical organs like kidneys, hearts and li

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  • 05:05 The big-beaked, rock-munching fish that protect coral reefs - Mike Gil

    The big-beaked, rock-munching fish that protect coral reefs - Mike Gil

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    Discover the quirky creature known as the parrotfish, and the key role it plays in keeping coral reefs healthy and thriving. --As the sun rises over a quiet coral reef, one animal breaks the morning silence. Named for its vibrant scales and beak-like teet

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  • 13:01 What Fossils Reveal about Today's Climate Change

    What Fossils Reveal about Today's Climate Change

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    Dr. Scott Wing spent a decade combing the hills in the Bighorn Basin of Wyoming to find fossil evidence of an extinction event that occurred in the Southern Ocean of Antarctica, 56 million years ago. Here, we talk with him and Dr. Kirk Johnson about how s

  • 05:01 The rise and fall of the Mongol Empire - Anne F. Broadbridge

    The rise and fall of the Mongol Empire - Anne F. Broadbridge

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    Trace the rise and fall of the Mongol Empire which, under the leadership of Genghis Khan, became the largest contiguous land empire in history.--It was the largest contiguous land empire in history stretching from Korea to Ukraine, and from Siberia to sou

  • 05:35 The hidden treasures of Timbuktu - Elizabeth Cox

    The hidden treasures of Timbuktu - Elizabeth Cox

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    Dig into the ancient manuscripts, scrolls, and books of Timbuktu and find out why theyve been hidden for centuries. --On the edge of the vast Sahara desert, citizens snuck out of the city of Timbuktu and took to the wilderness. They buried chests in the d

  • 06:16 Popular Einstein's twin paradox explained - Amber Stuver

    Einstein's twin paradox explained - Amber Stuver

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    Follow two astronauts into outer space to explore time dilation and Einsteins theory of relativity through the Twin Paradox thought experiment. --On their 20th birthday, identical twin astronauts volunteer for an experiment. Terra will remain on Earth, wh

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  • 03:39 Lasers Are Great, But Diamond Superlasers Are Better, Here's Why

    Lasers Are Great, But Diamond Superlasers Are Better, Here's Why

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    Scientists have discovered how to create a real life 'superlaser' using an ultra-pure diamond. How exactly does it work? Jellyfish Lasers Are Revolutionizing Quantum Physics - https://youtu.be/OpVvR6pa7g8 Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter Here - http://bi

  • 03:46 The Taino myth of the cursed creator - Bill Keegan

    The Taino myth of the cursed creator - Bill Keegan

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    Dive into the Taino myth of the sea, and watch as Deminan and his brothers accidentally create a new world from a giant gourd. --Before the world of humans began, there was the world of the gods. Four brothers wandered this celestial realm. One day, the b

  • 06:10 Who were Las Mariposas, and why were they murdered? - Lisa Krause

    Who were Las Mariposas, and why were they murdered? - Lisa Krause

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    Get to know the story of the Mirabal sisters, who led a revolution against Rafael Trujillos dictatorship in the Dominican Republic. --For over 30 years, thousands of people were imprisoned, tortured, and murdered under Rafael Trujillos dictatorship in the

  • 08:03 How to be a cloud detective

    How to be a cloud detective

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    What different clouds mean, explained for kids.Welcome to our first-ever week of programming for kids! If youre standing outside and you look up, youll likely see something familiar above you: clouds! They can be long and skinny, low and rumbly, white and

  • 05:14 What Is Deodorant Really Doing To Your Body?

    What Is Deodorant Really Doing To Your Body?

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    Most of us use it everyday, but do we know how it works? What does deodorant do to our bodies? Read More: How Advertisers Convinced Americans They Smelled Bad http://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/how-advertisers-convinced-americans-they-smelled-bad-12552

  • 05:11 The wild world of carnivorous plants - Kenny Coogan

    The wild world of carnivorous plants - Kenny Coogan

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    Venus fly traps, bladderworts and sundews, oh my! Learn about carnivorous plants and their predatory antics to lure, trap and digest prey. -- Around the world there are more than 600 plant species that supplement a regular diet of sunlight, water and soil

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  • 09:15 The Black Hole Bomb and Black Hole Civilizations

    The Black Hole Bomb and Black Hole Civilizations

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    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. Kurzgesagt Newsletter: http://eepurl.com/cRUQx

  • 05:33 Which voting system is the best? - Alex Gendler

    Which voting system is the best? - Alex Gendler

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    Dive into four different voting systems: plurality, instant runoff, tactical, and the Condorcet method, and find out which is fairest. --Imagine we want to build a new space port at one of four recently settled Martian bases, and are holding a vote to cho

  • 06:25 What Makes Spicy Food Spicy? | What The FAQs | NowThis

    What Makes Spicy Food Spicy? | What The FAQs | NowThis

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    The Carolina Reaper is more than 400x spicier than a jalapeo pepper here's how some people are able to handle the heat. Subscribe to NowThis Future: https://go.nowth.is/Future_Subscribe Sign up for our newsletter KnowThis to get the biggest stories of the

  • 06:25 What Makes Spicy Food Spicy? | What The FAQs | NowThis

    What Makes Spicy Food Spicy? | What The FAQs | NowThis

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    The Carolina Reaper is more than 400x spicier than a jalapeo pepper here's how some people are able to handle the heat. Subscribe to NowThis Future: https://go.nowth.is/Future_Subscribe Sign up for our newsletter KnowThis to get the biggest stories of the

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    How do investors choose stocks? - Richard Coffin

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    Are Your Parents To Blame For Your Bad Acne?

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  • 04:58 What's so special about Viking ships? - Jan Bill

    What's so special about Viking ships? - Jan Bill

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  • 04:14 Notes of a native son: the world according to James Baldwin - Christina Greer

    Notes of a native son: the world according to James Baldwin - Christina Greer

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    These squids can fly... no, really - Robert Siddall

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    A brief history of divorce - Rod Phillips

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    How the Monkey King escaped the underworld - Shunan Teng

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    Whats the point(e) of ballet? - Ming Luke

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    A day in the life of an ancient Peruvian shaman - Gabriel Prieto

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    What yoga does to your body and brain - Krishna Sudhir

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  • 05:23 Popular Licking bees and pulping trees: The reign of a wasp queen - Kenny Coogan

    Licking bees and pulping trees: The reign of a wasp queen - Kenny Coogan

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    What really happened during the Salem Witch Trials - Brian A. Pavlac

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    Can you solve Dongle's Difficult Dilemma? - Dennis E. Shasha

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    One of the most epic engineering feats in history - Alex Gendler

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    How much electricity does it take to power the world?

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    Discover how much electricity humanity uses, and how clean energy sources could help revolutionize our energy supply in the future. --All around the world, millions of people are flipping a switch, plugging in, and pressing an on button every second. So h

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    The history of the world according to corn - Chris A. Kniesly

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    Could Galactic Walls Prove We're Wrong About The Universe?

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    The dark history of IQ tests - Stefan C. Dombrowski

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    How does laser eye surgery work? - Dan Reinstein

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    The wildly complex anatomy of a sneaker - Angel Chang

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    Why should you read Flannery O’Connor? - Iseult Gillespie

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    An unsung hero of the civil rights movement - Christina Greer

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    The tale of the doctor who defied Death - Iseult Gillespie

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    Can you solve the demon dance party riddle? - Edwin Meyer

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    The only way into the worlds most exclusive club is to solve a challenge from the Demon of Reason. Can you get into the party?--Once a year, thousands of logicians descend into the desert for Learning Man. At the center of that gathering is the worlds mos

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    Everything changed when the fire crystal got stolen - Alex Gendler

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    This riddle was created in partnership with Brilliant. Practice more problem solving here: https://brilliant.org/TedEd/ --Someone has tripped the magical alarms in the Element Temple. When you and the other monks arrive on the scene, you know you have a d

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    Harvey Milk's radical vision of equality - Lillian Faderman

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    Learn about the life and tragic death of gay rights pioneer Harvey Milk, California’s first openly gay public official. -- By 1973, Harvey Milk had already been many things: naval officer, high school teacher, bit-part actor and wandering hippie. Starting

  • 05:04 The dangers of mixing drugs - Celine Valery

    The dangers of mixing drugs - Celine Valery

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  • 04:43 How bones make blood - Melody Smith

    How bones make blood - Melody Smith

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    Dig into the science of how bone marrow transplants work and find out how you could become a donor by visiting https://join.bethematch.org/teded--Bones might seem rock-solid, but theyre actually quite porous inside. Most of the large bones of your skeleto

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    The hidden life of Rosa Parks - Riche D. Richardson

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    Learn about the life of civil rights activist Rosa Parks her work with the NAACP, bus boycotts, and her lifelong fight against racial inequality.--Throughout her life, Rosa Parks repeatedly challenged racial violence and the prejudiced systems protecting

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    Why Do We Have 10 Fingers And 10 Toes?

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    As humans we could have had any number of fingers and toes, but somehow we ended up with 10 of each. What's so special about 10? Why Did Our Toes Evolve To Look So Weird? ►►►► http://bit.ly/1TChNWx Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter Here ►►►► http://bit.ly

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  • 03:53 Why should you read The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan? - Sheila Marie Orfano

    Why should you read The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan? - Sheila Marie Orfano

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    Get to know Amy Tans novel The Joy Luck Club, a series of interconnected vignettes centered around four Chinese American families. --In her Auntie An-meis home, Jing-Mei reluctantly takes her seat at the eastern corner of the mahjong table. At the north,

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    The artist who won a Nobel Prize... in medicine - Melanie E. Peffer

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    Explore how a scientist and artist discovered how our brains transmit signals throughout the body, and laid the foundation for modern neuroscience.--In the 1860s, scientists believed they were on the verge of uncovering the brains biggest secret: how the

  • 04:31 A day in the life of an ancient Celtic Druid - Philip Freeman

    A day in the life of an ancient Celtic Druid - Philip Freeman

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    Can you spot the problem with these headlines? (Level 1) - Jeff Leek & Lucy McGowan

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    What Does Frostbite Do To Your Body?

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  • 04:45 The race to decode a mysterious language - Susan Lupack

    The race to decode a mysterious language - Susan Lupack

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    Dig into the mysterious Linear B symbols, found on ancient tablets on the island of Crete, which took scholars nearly 50 years to decode.--In the early 1900s, archaeologist Sir Arthur Evans uncovered nearly 3,000 tablets inscribed with strange symbols. He

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    How one woman put man on the moon - Matt Porter & Margaret Hamilton

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    Learn how Margaret Hamilton and her team of engineers built the software for the Apollo 11 mission that landed mankind on the Moon. --The Apollo 11 moon landing was about the astronauts, mission control, software and hardware all working together as a sea

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    Why should you read Midnights Children? - Iseult Gillespie

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    Can you solve the unstoppable blob riddle? - Dan Finkel

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    A shooting star crashes onto Earth and unleashes a hideous, rampaging blob. Can you stop it from destroying the planet? -- A shooting star crashes onto Earth and a hideous blob emerges. It creeps and leaps, it glides and slides. It’s also unstoppabl

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    The tale of the boy who tricked the Devil - Iseult Gillespie

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    Discover the tale of the lovestruck boy sent into Hell to steal 3 hairs from the Devil to appease his true love's father, the king.--In a small town, a proud mother showed off her newborn son. Upon noticing his lucky birthmark, townsfolk predicted he woul

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    The Greek myth of Talos, the first robot - Adrienne Mayor

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    Get to know the myth of Talos, a robot powered by ichor and created by Hephaestus to defend the island kingdom of Crete from intruders. --Hephaestus, god of technology, was hard at work on his most ingenious invention yet. He was creating a new defense sy

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    The Romans flooded the Colosseum for sea battles - Janelle Peters

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    Dig in to the history of the Roman Empires staged gladiatorial naval battles and how they flooded the Colosseum to reenact famous battles.--Starting in 80 CE, residents of Rome and visitors from across the Roman Empire would fill the stands of the Colosse

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    The problem with the U.S. bail system - Camilo Ramirez

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    Explore the U.S. bail systems reliance on cash bail and how it disproportionately hurts people in low-income communities and communities of color.--Since 2000, the annual number of people convicted of crimes in the United States has stayed steady, but the

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    AI Creates Near Perfect Images Of People, Dogs and More

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    Check out Weights & Biases here and sign up for a free demo:- Run experiments with this paper here: https://app.wandb.ai/l2k2/sonnet-sonnet_examples/runs/jizpgd0o?workspace=user-l2k2- Free demo: https://www.wandb.com/papers The paper "Generating Diverse H

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    The murder of ancient Alexandria's greatest scholar - Soraya Field Fiorio

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    Dive into the life of one of Ancient Romes most powerful figures, Hypatia of Alexandria, a renowned scholar and political advisor to the city's leaders.--In the city of Alexandria in 415 CE, the bishop and the governor were in a fight. It started with a d

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    Can We Create New Humans With Bacteria?

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  • 04:28 Why is pneumonia so dangerous? - Eve Gaus and Vanessa Ruiz

    Why is pneumonia so dangerous? - Eve Gaus and Vanessa Ruiz

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    Explore how pneumonia attacks the tiny air sacs in your lungs and how your immune system works to fight off the infection.--Every time you breathe, air travels down the trachea, through a series of channels, and then reaches little clusters of air sacs in

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    The Chinese myth of the meddling monk - Shunan Teng

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    Can you outsmart the fallacy that started a witch hunt? - Elizabeth Cox

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    Dig into the burden of proof fallacy, which assumes that something is true unless proven false and relies on arguments from ignorance.--Its 1950. Anti-communist sentiment in the United States is at an all-time high. Senator Joseph McCarthy claims he has a

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    Scientists Want to Transplant a Human Head, Here's Why That's a Bad Idea

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  • 20:30 HUSBAND Won't Let WIFE WORK, Instantly Regrets It | Dhar Mann

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  • 05:10 Why should you read Dantes Divine Comedy? - Sheila Marie Orfano

    Why should you read Dantes Divine Comedy? - Sheila Marie Orfano

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    The myth of Loki and the master builder - Alex Gendler

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    Dive into the Norse myth of how Loki tricked a stranger into building the great wall of Asgard to keep the realm safe from giants. --Asgard, a realm of wonders, was where the Norse Gods made their home. There Odins great hall of Valhalla towered above the

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    How Will Self-Driving Cars Make Moral Decisions?

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  • 16:19 The Cross Ratio - Numberphile

    The Cross Ratio - Numberphile

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  • 05:42 How do ventilators work? - Alex Gendler

    How do ventilators work? - Alex Gendler

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    Take a journey into the respiratory system to see how ventilators bypass constricted airways and help damaged lungs send oxygen to the body. --In the 16th century, physician Andreas Vesalius described how a suffocating animal could be kept alive by insert

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    Swim with a school of Rays: See pup 'kicking' inside mother | Animals with Cameras | Earth Unplugged

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    Gordon Buchanan follows a school of devil rays gathering near the Azores archipelago for breeding. Watch the exclusive scene of an unborn baby devil ray kicking inside its mother! Subscribe to Earth Unplugged: http://bit.ly/SubscribeToEarthUnplugged   Wat

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    Why Haven't Meteoroids Killed Us All?

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  • 05:44 What if there were 1 trillion more trees? - Jean-Franois Bastin

    What if there were 1 trillion more trees? - Jean-Franois Bastin

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    How can trees help in the fight against climate change? Dig into the efforts to rebuild damaged ecosystems and reduce carbon emissions.--Today humanity produces more than 1,400 tons of carbon every minute. To combat climate change, we need to reduce fossi

  • 05:06 Why should you read Dune by Frank Herbert? - Dan Kwartler

    Why should you read Dune by Frank Herbert? - Dan Kwartler

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    Discover Frank Herberts science fiction classic, Dune, which tells the story of a man catapulted into the middle of a planetary revolution. --A mother and son trek across an endless desert. Wearing special suits to dissipate heat and recycle moisture, the

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    The Japanese folktale of the selfish scholar - Iseult Gillespie

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    Dive into the Japanese folktale of a scholars quest to purify his body and mind, and the spiritual secret he discovers along the way.--In ancient Kyoto, a Shinto scholar found himself distracted from his prayers and sought to perform a purification ritual

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    The fish that walk on land - Noah R. Bressman

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    Explore the challenges facing amphibious fish when they leave water and the ingenious ways they survive on land. --We think of fish as completely aquatic animals. But there are actually hundreds of fish species that are amphibious, meaning that they posse

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  • 04:31 From pacifist to spy: WWIIs surprising secret agent - Shrabani Basu

    From pacifist to spy: WWIIs surprising secret agent - Shrabani Basu

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  • 12:33 How the US poisoned Navajo Nation

    How the US poisoned Navajo Nation

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    The biggest radioactive spill in US history.As World War Two was ending, the growing nuclear arms race put the US in need of uranium. It turned to Navajo Nation, where the uranium mining industry thrived for four decades -- but left disease, pollution and

  • 05:33 The secret student resistance to Hitler - Iseult Gillespie

    The secret student resistance to Hitler - Iseult Gillespie

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    Learn the story of the WWII student resistance group, called the White Rose, fighting against Hitler in Nazi Germany. --In 1943, Allied aircraft rained tens of thousands of leaflets on Nazi Germany below. The leaflets urged readers to renounce Hitler, to

  • 04:47 The myth of Jason, Medea, and the Golden Fleece - Iseult Gillespie

    The myth of Jason, Medea, and the Golden Fleece - Iseult Gillespie

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    Follow Jason as he attempts to steal the Golden Fleece from King Aeetes and enlists the help of the king's daughter, Medea. (Part Two of the myth of Jason and the Argonauts)--In Colchis, the hide of a mystical flying ram hangs from the tallest oak, guarde

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    How to biohack your cells to fight cancer - Greg Foot

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  • 04:47 The bug that poops candy - George Zaidan

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    The mysterious origins of life on Earth - Luka Seamus Wright

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    How do self-driving cars see? - Sajan Saini

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    The chaotic brilliance of artist Jean-Michel Basquiat - Jordana Moore Saggese

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    Ethical dilemma: The burger murders - George Siedel and Christine Ladwig

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    Performing brain surgery without a scalpel - Hyunsoo Joshua No

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    The strange history of the world's most stolen painting - Noah Charney

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    A day in the life of an ancient Greek architect - Mark Robinson

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    How do you know what's true? - Sheila Marie Orfano

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    After a Decade of Colony Collapse, Bees Are Bouncing Back! (Sort Of)

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    Why should you read Moby Dick? - Sascha Morrell

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    Why are airplanes slower than they used to be? - Alex Gendler

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    The Gauntlet| Think Like A Coder, Ep 8

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    Can you outsmart the apples and oranges fallacy? - Elizabeth Cox

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    This Could Be the End of Urban Astronomy (360 Video)

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    Can loud music damage your hearing? - Heather Malyuk

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    The imaginary king who changed the real world - Matteo Salvadore

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    The most colorful gemstones on Earth - Jeff Dekofsky

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    How does the stock market work? - Oliver Elfenbaum

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    What causes an economic recession? - Richard Coffin

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    The Train Heist | Think Like A Coder, Ep 4

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    The hidden network that makes the internet possible - Sajan Saini

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    A day in the life of an ancient Babylonian business mogul - Soraya Field Fiorio

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    How fast is the speed of thought? - Seena Mathew

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    Whatever happened to acid rain? - Joseph Goffman

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    Do larger animals take longer to pee? - David L. Hu

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    What few people know about the program that "saved" America - Meg Jacobs

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    The myth of Loki and the deadly mistletoe - Iseult Gillespie

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