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  • 02:00 What it's like to fly through Hurricane Florence

    What it's like to fly through Hurricane Florence

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    Experience what it's like to fly through a Category 4 hurricane in NOAA's WP-3D Hurricane Hunter. With Hurricane Florence's 130 MPH winds raging, you can literally feel the stillness in the storm's eye. Media NOAA/Nick Underwood For more hurricane science

  • 03:53 What If We Nuked A Hurricane?

    What If We Nuked A Hurricane?

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    Dropping a nuclear bomb into a hurricane is a decades-old idea for how to stop a hurricane in its path. Here's what would really happen.MORE HURRICANE CONTENT:Why Hurricanes Get 'Stuck'https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hq2kS95J7XwWhat Happens To Fish During

  • 04:04 The Vamps - Hurricane (From "Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day")

    The Vamps - Hurricane (From "Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day")

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    Check out the official music video for "Hurricane" by The Vamps The Vamps' new single I Found A Girl feat. OMI is out now! Listen on Spotify: http://po.st/VFSf Listen on Apple Music http://po.st/VFAMf Download on iTunes: http://po.st/VFiTf Music video by

  • 01:14 Is Stopping A Hurricane Even Possible?

    Is Stopping A Hurricane Even Possible?

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    When it comes to hurricane prevention, there’s no shortage of schemes and plots to stop these deadly storms from wreaking havoc. More methods: http://bit.ly/2OpFK8L #weird #hurricane #RipleysBelieveItorNot FOLLOW US! http://www.ripleys.com https://www.fac

  • 09:19 Top 5 Hurricane Irma Science Experiments 2017 DIY Hurricanes and Tornado!

    Top 5 Hurricane Irma Science Experiments 2017 DIY Hurricanes and Tornado!

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    Welcome back to Incredible Science. The forecast is calling for a category 5 hurricane.Today I'll show you some really awesome hurricane science experiments. With hurricane Harvey behind us and Hurricane Irma about to slam Florida it's a great time to lea

  • 04:10 Popular What's a Hurricane?

    What's a Hurricane?

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    Some parts of the world get way more extreme storms than Jessi and Squeaks are used to. They’re called hurricanes! ---------- Love SciShow Kids and want to help support it? Become a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishowkids ---------- Looking

  • 03:41 Popular How To Make A Hurricane On A Bubble

    How To Make A Hurricane On A Bubble

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    How do scientists mimic the physics of a hurricane on the surface of a bubble? What other types of crazy research are bubbles used for? Learn how to create colorful vortices on a bubble in your kitchen! instagram.com/thephysicsgirl facebook.com/thephysics

  • 04:22 Putting Hurricane Harvey In Perspective

    Putting Hurricane Harvey In Perspective

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    Replace Harvey with Irma… still true. Don’t miss our next video! SUBSCRIBE! ►► http://bit.ly/iotbs_sub ↓↓↓ More info and sources below ↓↓↓ Hurricanes Harvey and Irma have affected many in Texas, Louisiana, and Florida. Here's a few ways you can help if yo

  • 04:04 The Vamps - Hurricane (From "Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day")

    The Vamps - Hurricane (From "Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day")

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    The Vamps' new single I Found A Girl feat. OMI is out now! Listen on Spotify: http://po.st/VFSf Listen on Apple Music http://po.st/VFAMf Download on iTunes: http://po.st/VFiTf Music video by The Vamps performing Hurricane. (C) 2014 Walt Disney Records

  • 01:48 Incredible time-lapse of lightning storms in Hurricane Harvey

    Incredible time-lapse of lightning storms in Hurricane Harvey

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    This satellite footage from NOAA shows the enormous amount of lightning within Hurricane Harvey, one of the most devastating hurricanes to hit the US in over a decade. Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/sai FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/techin

  • 03:15 After Hurricane Maria, Building a Community Under the Sea

    After Hurricane Maria, Building a Community Under the Sea

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    Raimundo Chirinos has devoted his life and career to protecting Puerto Rico’s waters. And in the wake of Hurricane Maria, his devotion matters more than ever. Among its many assaults, the Category 5 storm pulled fishing gear from the island’s shores into

  • 05:04 Hurricane in a Box

    Hurricane in a Box

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    http://www.patreon.com/scifri - Please Help Support Our Video Productions! Brian Haus watches as the still air stirs into over 150 mph winds. The flat turquoise water suddenly churns a series of endless crashing waves of white frothy foam. Thankfully, Hau

  • 04:46 Should You Open Windows During a Hurricane? | MythBusters

    Should You Open Windows During a Hurricane? | MythBusters

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    Adam and Jamie construct a model home and place it into a wind tunnel. The results may help secure your home in high winds. Stream Full Episodes of MythBusters: https://www.sciencechannel.com/tv-shows/mythbusters-on-science/ Subscribe to Science Channel:

  • 02:50 Watch a hurricane put a dent in Earth’s crust

    Watch a hurricane put a dent in Earth’s crust

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    Researchers used GPS data to track daily movement of water after major rainfall Read more - https://scim.ag/2ODa0gT CREDITS ------------------------- editor/animator/narrator Chris Burns supervising producer Sarah Crespi script Sarah Crespi Chris Burns sp

  • 06:35 Hurricanes: Engines Of Destruction

    Hurricanes: Engines Of Destruction

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    The physics of the perfect storm… Win a t-shirt by answering our challenge question! Put “#hurricanechallenge” to the subject line! ↓ More info and sources below ↓ Get yourself an awesome IOTBS shirt! http://dftba.com/besmart Learn more/references: “Divin

  • 05:59 Popular How Do We Know When Hurricanes Are Coming?

    How Do We Know When Hurricanes Are Coming?

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    These days forecasters can predict how strong a hurricane is and where it’s going to hit. What are the tools that scientists use to get this information? Read More: How Do Hurricanes Form? http://spaceplace.nasa.gov/hurricanes/en/ “Hurricanes are the most

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  • 06:35 Engines of Destruction: The Science of Hurricanes!

    Engines of Destruction: The Science of Hurricanes!

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    The physics of the perfect storm… Don’t miss our next video! SUBSCRIBE! ►► http://bit.ly/iotbs_sub ↓ More info and sources below ↓ Get yourself an awesome IOTBS shirt! http://dftba.com/besmart Learn more/references: “Divine Wi

  • 03:40 Why Are Hurricanes Getting Stronger? | Hot Mess

    Why Are Hurricanes Getting Stronger? | Hot Mess

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    Be sure to take part in the PBSDS Annual Survey! ►► https://to.pbs.org/2018YTSurvey And SUBSCRIBE! http://bit.ly/hotmess_sub Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/hotmesspbs It’s impossible to say that climate change is responsible for any indivi

  • 03:29 Bridgit Mendler - Ready or Not (Official Video)

    Bridgit Mendler - Ready or Not (Official Video)

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    Get Bridgit's debut album HELLO MY NAME IS... featuring "Ready or Not" and "Hurricane" - on iTunes -- http://smarturl.it/bmitunesa1 Facebook - http://www.facebook.com/BridgitMendler Twitter - http://www.twitter.com/BridgitMendler Google+ - http://gplus.to

  • 02:16 Why Climate Change Is Making Hurricanes Worse | NYT News

    Why Climate Change Is Making Hurricanes Worse | NYT News

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    Rising ocean temperatures have fueled some of the most devastating storms in recent years. Kendra Pierre-Louis, a reporter on The New York Times’s climate team, explains how. Follow Hurricane Florence live updates: https://nyti.ms/2p72Bev Subscribe:

  • 15:25 The Coriolis Effect Test: two hemispheres, one sink

    The Coriolis Effect Test: two hemispheres, one sink

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    The Coriolis Effect Test: two hemispheres, one sink Disproven! The Coriolis Effect does not make the water drain out a sink anti-clockwise in the Northern Hemisphere and clockwise in the Southern. Have you taken the same sink to both hemispheres? If so: s

  • 02:58 Popular Hurricanes 101 | National Geographic

    Hurricanes 101 | National Geographic

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    Hurricanes are the most powerful storms known to man. Find out when hurricane season peaks, how the storms form, and the surprising role they play in the larger global ecosystem. ➡ Subscribe: http://bit.ly/NatGeoSubscribe #NationalGeographic #Hurricanes A

  • 01:38 Ultra High Definition (4K) View of Planet Earth

    Ultra High Definition (4K) View of Planet Earth

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    NASA monitors Earth's vital signs from land, air and space with a fleet of satellites and ambitious airborne and ground-based observation campaigns. The International Space Station hosts a variety of payloads and experiments supporting climate research, w

  • 03:10 New Orleans: A Living Museum of Music - A Webisode

    New Orleans: A Living Museum of Music - A Webisode

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    From the Lower Ninth Ward to Congo Square, New Orleans has long been the hub of the ultimate music experience and a living museum of music. But beneath the pomp and circumstance of Mardi Gras and Jazz Fest lies an invaluable community of local musicians i

  • 05:42 9 Calligraphers Who Take Lettering To The Next Level

    9 Calligraphers Who Take Lettering To The Next Level

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    From DIY wedding decorations to embossing, these nine calligraphers are elevating the lettering game. For more information on the calligraphers (featured in chronological order), visit: Liz Tu: https://www.instagram.com/letterme_au/ Sebastian Lester: http

  • 05:08 What Happens When an Island Completely Disappears?

    What Happens When an Island Completely Disappears?

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    A giant hurricane swept an island away in just one night, but is this just a succession of tons of island disappearances all over the globe? Here’s what we know. Why a Half Degree Rise in Global Temperature Would Be Catastrophic - https://youtu.be/teZk3NL

  • 11:29 Will Super Glue STICK to a Non-Stick Surface?

    Will Super Glue STICK to a Non-Stick Surface?

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    Today we're taking 4 random comment requests and putting them to the test: Can you put an electric arc out with nitrogen vapors? Does super glue stick to a hydrophobic surface? What happens when you microwave gallium? What happens when you put dry ice in

  • 04:04 Sleepy Hollow - Part 2 | Story Time With Ms. Booksy At Cool School

    Sleepy Hollow - Part 2 | Story Time With Ms. Booksy At Cool School

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    Katrina and Ichabod search the neighborhood of Sleepy Hollow to see if they can figure solve the case of the candy crook who stole all the Halloween candy! SUBSCRIBE! http://bit.ly/18enloo Like us on Facebook: http://on.fb.me/1EFNxXE Follow us on Twitter:

  • 03:06 Sleepy Hollow - Part 1 | Story Time With Ms. Booksy At Cool School

    Sleepy Hollow - Part 1 | Story Time With Ms. Booksy At Cool School

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    Watch Part 2: http://bit.ly/1ZAup6W Join Ms. Booksy for a story time reading of Sleepy Hollow! Katrina and Ichabod search to find out who stole all of their Halloween candy. SUBSCRIBE! http://bit.ly/18enloo Like us on Facebook: http://on.fb.me/1EFNxXE Fol

  • 03:32 Jupiter’s Iconic Red Spot is Shrinking, What Could Happen Next?

    Jupiter’s Iconic Red Spot is Shrinking, What Could Happen Next?

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    Over the past couple decades, Jupiter's Great Red Spot has gotten visibly smaller. Scientists are watching closely as the iconic anticyclone changes the face of our solar system's largest planet. Watch more Space Crafts here! | https://bit.ly/2GWm5x9 Read

  • 02:33 Popular How To Avoid The Next Atlantis

    How To Avoid The Next Atlantis

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    A big thank you to AXA for sponsoring this video. Visit http://www.axa.com/resilience to learn more about their survey on how cities and businesses worldwide are adapting to climate-related challenges. Thanks also to our Patreon patrons: - Today I Found O

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  • 02:31 Here’s what happens when you replace toads and turtles with 3D printed replicas in the wild

    Here’s what happens when you replace toads and turtles with 3D printed replicas in the wild

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    Technology reveals secrets behind mating preferences Learn more: https://scim.ag/2H7Jd8z producer/editor/narrator Nguyên Khôi Nguyên supervising producer Sarah Crespi script Matthew Warren graphics northern map turtle Biodiversity Heritage Library CC BY 2

  • 01:53 Victor and Valentino | The Too Cool Wave Pool | Cartoon Network

    Victor and Valentino | The Too Cool Wave Pool | Cartoon Network

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    Victor and Valentino start their own wave pool business! Episode: Hurricane Chata SUBSCRIBE: http://cartn.co/subscribe WATCH MORE: http://cartn.co/moreminisodes About Victor and Valentino: Victor and Valentino is a supernatural, adventure-comedy about two

  • 03:34 Popular Amazing Energy Facts To Blow Your Mind

    Amazing Energy Facts To Blow Your Mind

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    Here are some amazing facts about energy to shock your brain! Is Wind Energy Worth It? (VIDEO): http://youtu.be/Dzf9X7m8-9o SUBSCRIBE! http://bit.ly/10kWnZ7 Send us stuff! ASAPSCIENCE INC. P.O. BOX 93, Toronto P, TORONTO, ON, M5S2S6 Instagram and Twitter:

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  • 03:14 Popular Does Water Ever Expire?

    Does Water Ever Expire?

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    Have you ever left a glass of water out overnight, and it tasted terrible the next day? Does water go bad? Read More: Shellfish Face An Uncertain Future In High Carbon Dioxide World http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2009/05/090526202807.htm "Scientists

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  • 04:19 The Coriolis Effect

    The Coriolis Effect

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    The Coriolis effect says that anytime you're rotating—whether it's on a playground toy or your home planet—objects moving in straight lines will appear to curve. This bizarre phenomenon affects many things, from the paths of missiles to the formation of h

  • 10:44 Popular Jupiter: Crash Course Astronomy #16

    Jupiter: Crash Course Astronomy #16

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    Jupiter is the biggest planet in our solar system. The gas giant is NOT a failed star, but a really successful planet! It has a dynamic atmosphere with belts and zones, as well as an enormous red spot that’s actually a persistent hurricane. Jupiter is sti

  • 02:52 Hubble's Messier Marathon Madness

    Hubble's Messier Marathon Madness

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    In mid-March, skywatchers in the northern hemisphere can try to observe all 110 objects from the Messier catalog in one night. To celebrate the Messier Marathon, NASA's Hubble Space Telescope is releasing 12 new images to add to its extensive collection o

  • 11:06 Create PERFECT Laminar Flow at Home With A Balloon

    Create PERFECT Laminar Flow at Home With A Balloon

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    Today we're testing out the claim that a balloon and some electric tape can help you get perfect laminar flow. To order Grant's book 52 Random Weekend Projects, click here: https://amzn.to/31MMoO0Join our EXCLUSIVE Email List: http://eepurl.com/dJmHRvChec

  • 04:19 Hubble Views Galaxy Lacking Dark Matter

    Hubble Views Galaxy Lacking Dark Matter

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    NASA's Hubble Space Telescope took an image of a bizarre, ghostly looking galaxy called NGC 1052-DF2 that astronomers calculate to have little to no dark matter. This is the first galaxy astronomers have discovered to be so lacking in dark matter, which i

  • 07:31 How to CHEER THE LOUDEST using SCIENCE!

    How to CHEER THE LOUDEST using SCIENCE!

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    Using nothing but an empty stadium, the scientific method and a lab coat, I investigate the most effective way to cheer for your team. FREE Audio Book- http://bit.ly/AudibleMarkRober Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand Special thanks to: USC for letting me use

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  • 04:38 The Cambodian myth of lightning, thunder, and rain - Prumsodun Ok

    The Cambodian myth of lightning, thunder, and rain - Prumsodun Ok

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    Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/the-cambodian-myth-of-lightning-thunder-and-rain-prumsodum-ok "Moni Mekhala Ream Eyso" is the most sacred dance drama in Cambodia. It is performed every

  • 04:52 Can you solve the killer robo-ants riddle? - Dan Finkel

    Can you solve the killer robo-ants riddle? - Dan Finkel

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    Practice more problem-solving at https://brilliant.org/TedEd/ Solution to Bonus Riddle: https://brilliant.org/TedEdRoboAnts/ The good news is that your experimental robo-ants are a success. The bad news is that you accidentally gave them the ability to sh

  • 04:35 Is fire a solid, a liquid, or a gas? - Elizabeth Cox

    Is fire a solid, a liquid, or a gas? - Elizabeth Cox

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    Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/is-fire-a-solid-a-liquid-or-a-gas-elizabeth-cox Sitting around a campfire, you can feel its heat, smell the woody smoke, and hear it crackle. If you get

  • 04:56 Why should you read Edgar Allan Poe? - Scott Peeples

    Why should you read Edgar Allan Poe? - Scott Peeples

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    Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/edgar-allan-poe-scott-peeples The prisoner strapped under a descending pendulum blade. A raven who refuses to leave the narrator’s chamber. A beating he

  • 04:49 The breathtaking courage of Harriet Tubman - Janell Hobson

    The breathtaking courage of Harriet Tubman - Janell Hobson

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    Download a free audiobook version of "The Underground Railroad" and support TED-Ed's nonprofit mission: https://adbl.co/2LEl0sU Check out our full book recommendation: https://shop.ed.ted.com/collections/ted-ed-book-recommendations/products/the-undergroun

  • 03:49 The Irish myth of the Giant's Causeway - Iseult Gillespie

    The Irish myth of the Giant's Causeway - Iseult Gillespie

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    Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/the-irish-myth-of-the-giant-s-causeway-iseult-gillespie On the coast of Northern Ireland, a vast plateau of basalt slabs and columns called the Giant’s

  • 04:10 The myth of Pandora’s box - Iseult Gillespie

    The myth of Pandora’s box - Iseult Gillespie

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    Find out how students can share their ideas as TED Talks here: http://bit.ly/2zpAQUc View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/the-myth-of-pandora-s-box-iseult-gillespie Pandora was the first mortal woman, breathed into being by Hephaestus, god of fire

  • 04:43 Why should you read "A Midsummer Night's Dream"? - Iseult Gillespie

    Why should you read "A Midsummer Night's Dream"? - Iseult Gillespie

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    Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/why-should-you-read-a-midsummer-night-s-dream-iseult-gillespie By the light of the moon, a group sneaks into the woods, where they take mind-altering su

  • 06:10 The journey to Pluto, the farthest world ever explored - Alan Stern

    The journey to Pluto, the farthest world ever explored - Alan Stern

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    Check out Alan Stern's "Chasing New Horizons": https://shop.ed.ted.com/collections/ted-ed-book-recommendations/products/chasing-new-horizons View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/the-journey-to-pluto-the-farthest-world-ever-explored-alan-stern As o

  • 04:58 Cannibalism in the animal kingdom - Bill Schutt

    Cannibalism in the animal kingdom - Bill Schutt

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    Check out Bill Schutt's "Cannibalism: A Perfectly Natural History": http://bit.ly/2HLWjrU View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/cannibalism-in-the-animal-kingdom-bill-schutt Until recently, scientists thought cannibalism was a rare response to star

  • 05:49 Can you solve the cheating royal riddle? - Dan Katz

    Can you solve the cheating royal riddle? - Dan Katz

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    Practice more problem-solving at https://brilliant.org/TedEd/--Youre the chief advisor to an eccentric king who needs to declare his successor. He wants his heir to be good at arithmetic, lucky, and above all else, honest. So hes devised a competition to

  • 05:14 The mysterious life and death of Rasputin - Eden Girma

    The mysterious life and death of Rasputin - Eden Girma

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    Get to know the story of Rasputin, known as the Mad Monk, who was assassinated for his involvement with the Russian monarchy.--On a night in 1916, Russian aristocrats set a plot of assassination into motion. If all went as planned, a man would be dead by

  • 03:54 Katy Perry - Firework (Official)

    Katy Perry - Firework (Official)

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    Get “Firework” from Katy Perry’s ‘Teenage Dream’: http://katy.to/TeenageDream Katy Perry Complete Collection on Spotify: http://katy.to/SpotifyCompleteYD Katy Perry Essentials on Apple Music: http://katy.to/AMEssentialsYD Wat

  • 04:59 Game theory challenge: Can you predict human behavior? - Lucas Husted

    Game theory challenge: Can you predict human behavior? - Lucas Husted

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    Solve this classic game theory challenge: given integers from 0 to 100, what would the whole number closest to of the average of all numbers guessed be?--Given a range of integers from 0 to 100, what would the whole number closest to 2/3 of the average of

  • 04:48 A day in the life of a Cossack warrior - Alex Gendler

    A day in the life of a Cossack warrior - Alex Gendler

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    Join the Cossack soldier Stepan as he tries to keep order in the battalion and help his people regain their independence. --The year is 1676, and a treaty has officially ended hostilities between the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth and the Ottoman Empire.

  • 05:05 What causes dandruff, and how do you get rid of it? - Thomas L. Dawson

    What causes dandruff, and how do you get rid of it? - Thomas L. Dawson

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    Explore the head-scratching problem of dandruff, and find out why it happens, and how it can be treated.--On top of our heads, there is a type of yeast that lives and dines on all of our scalps. Feasting constantly, its in paradise. And in about half of t

  • 05:11 The meaning of life according to Simone de Beauvoir - Iseult Gillespie

    The meaning of life according to Simone de Beauvoir - Iseult Gillespie

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    Explore the life and works of Simone de Beauvoir, the author of The Second Sex and existentialist philosopher who influenced early feminist theory. --At the age of 21, Simone de Beauvoir became the youngest person to take the philosophy exams at Frances m

  • 04:37 The lovable (and lethal) sea lion - Claire Simeone

    The lovable (and lethal) sea lion - Claire Simeone

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    Plunge into the oceans depths to take a closer look at the sea lions hunting skills, and to learn more about how climate change is affecting its habitat. --Sunning themselves on rocks or waddling awkwardly across the beach, its easy to think of sea lions

  • 05:18 Are all of your memories real? - Daniel L. Schacter

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

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    Dig into the psychology of how memories are susceptible to false information and why we shouldnt treat them as truth.--In a 1990s study, participants recalled getting lost in a shopping mall as children. Some shared these memories in vivid detail, but the

  • 04:58 Why every world map is wrong - Kayla Wolf

    Why every world map is wrong - Kayla Wolf

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    Dig into the inaccuracies of flat maps and how different map designs can shift our point of view.--Fourteen Greenlands could fit in Africa but you wouldnt guess it from most maps of the world. The fact is, every world map humans have ever made is wrong. A

  • 04:39 This Neurobiologist Swims With Great White Sharks to Study Fear

    This Neurobiologist Swims With Great White Sharks to Study Fear

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    Neurobiologist Dr. Andrew Huberman takes his study of fear and mental health to the next level — by diving with great white sharks. Follow @hubermanlab on Instagram for more about Andrew's research! Experience intense, unique, and sometimes dangerous mome

  • 05:07 Popular Can a black hole be destroyed? - Fabio Pacucci

    Can a black hole be destroyed? - Fabio Pacucci

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    Are black holes indestructible? Explore the theory of Hawking radiation, a process that could lead a black hole to gradually lose mass and evaporate. -- Black holes are among the most destructive objects in the universe. Anything that gets too close to a

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  • 04:15 The Egyptian myth of the death of Osiris - Alex Gendler

    The Egyptian myth of the death of Osiris - Alex Gendler

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    Dig into the Egyptian myth of Osiris, trapped by his brother, the warrior god Set, in a coffin and tossed into the Nile to die. --Long jealous of his older brother Osiris, the god who ruled all of Egypt, the warrior god Set plotted to overthrow him. Hosti

  • 05:38 How the world's longest underwater tunnel was built - Alex Gendler

    How the world's longest underwater tunnel was built - Alex Gendler

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    Discover how the English Channel Tunnel was built and the engineering challenges of building a 200 kilometer long tunnel underwater.--Flanked by two powerful nations, the English Channel has long been one of the worlds most important maritime passages. Ye

  • 05:09 Why should you read "Hamlet"? - Iseult Gillespie

    Why should you read "Hamlet"? - Iseult Gillespie

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    Explore William Shakespeares classic tragedy, Hamlet, a play about conspiracy, deception and the tragic consequences of indecision.--Whos there? Whispered in the dark, this question begins a tale of conspiracy, deception and moral ambiguity. And in a play

  • 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

  • 09:34 Popular The Heart, Part 2 - Heart Throbs: Crash Course A&P #26

    The Heart, Part 2 - Heart Throbs: Crash Course A&P #26

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    Today we're talking the heart and heart throbs -- both literal and those of the televised variety. Hank explains how your heart’s pacemaker cells use leaky membranes to generate their own action potentials, and how the resulting electricity travels throug

  • 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

  • 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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  • 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

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

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    James Baldwin was an American novelist and social critic whose essays in “Notes of a Native Son” explored race, sex and class distinctions. -- In the 1960s, the FBI amassed almost 2,000 documents in an investigation into one of America’s most celebrated m

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

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    Dive into the incredible flying capabilities of squids, and how they use flight as a survival tactic.--In 1947, explorers noticed a strange phenomenon while crossing the Pacific Ocean. Somehow, small squid known to live deep beneath the waves kept appeari

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  • 06:02 What yoga does to your body and brain - Krishna Sudhir

    What yoga does to your body and brain - Krishna Sudhir

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    Explore the ancient tradition of yoga, and discover how its blend of physical and mental exercise impacts your health.--There are many different approaches to modern yoga though most forms have three core elements: physical postures, breathing exercises,

  • 06:10 The dark history of IQ tests - Stefan C. Dombrowski

    The dark history of IQ tests - Stefan C. Dombrowski

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    Explore the history of IQ tests; how they measure a persons intelligence and the ways they have been used to justify scientifically baseless ideologies. --In 1905, psychologists Alfred Binet and Thodore Simon designed a test for children who were struggli

  • 05:06 Can you solve the demon dance party riddle? - Edwin Meyer

    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

  • 04:43 The Origin Of Mammal Movement: Harvard Adventures, Part I

    The Origin Of Mammal Movement: Harvard Adventures, Part I

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    Paleontologists today look at more than just fossil evidence to learn about organisms that lived millions of years ago. In this case, we're seeking to answer the question: how, and when, did mammals evolve their specialized movements? Turns out, the next

  • 04:07 Why do animals form swarms? - Maria R. D'Orsogna

    Why do animals form swarms? - Maria R. D'Orsogna

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    Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/why-do-animals-form-swarms-maria-r-d-orsogna When many individual organisms come together and move as one entity, that’s a swarm. From a handful of bird

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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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    Explore Dante Alighieris epic poem, Divine Comedy, a 3-part narrative that follows Dantes journey for salvation through Hell.--Abandon all hope, ye who enter here Inscribed above the Gate of Hell, this prophecy sets into motion an epic journey for salvati

  • 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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    Learn about the life of World War II spy Noor Inayat Khan and how she worked with the French Resistance to build the network that defeated the Nazis.--In May 1940, with the German army ready to occupy Paris, Noor Inayat Khan was faced with a difficult cho

  • 05:59 Why should you read Moby Dick? - Sascha Morrell

    Why should you read Moby Dick? - Sascha Morrell

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    Dive into Herman Melvilles classic novel Moby Dick, the story of Captain Ahabs hunt for revenge against the white whale who bit off his leg. --A mountain separating two lakes. A room papered floor to ceiling with bridal satins. The lid of an immense snuff

  • 05:48 Can you outsmart the apples and oranges fallacy? - Elizabeth Cox

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

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    Dig into the false analogy fallacy, which assumes that because two things share a characteristic, they must be alike in other respects.--Its 1997. The United States Senate has called a hearing about global warming. Some expert witnesses point out that pas

  • 05:56 The most colorful gemstones on Earth - Jeff Dekofsky

    The most colorful gemstones on Earth - Jeff Dekofsky

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    What gives opals their signature shimmering colors? Dig into the science of the gemstones formation, millions of years in the making. --In November 1986, Australian miners climbed Lunatic Hill and bored 20 meters into the Earth. They were rewarded with a

  • 05:40 Whatever happened to acid rain? - Joseph Goffman

    Whatever happened to acid rain? - Joseph Goffman

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    Discover what causes acid rain, and how scientists were able to largely eliminate this major environmental threat. --In 1963, scientists studying Hubbard Brook Experimental Forest made a shocking discovery. Their most recent rainfall samples were nearly 1

  • 04:57 Popular How does artificial intelligence learn? - Briana Brownell

    How does artificial intelligence learn? - Briana Brownell

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    Explore the three major methods of machine learning, which allows computers to write their own rules to problem solve and process data.--Today, artificial intelligence helps doctors diagnose patients, pilots fly commercial aircraft, and city planners pred

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  • 04:58 How long should your naps be? - Sara C. Mednick

    How long should your naps be? - Sara C. Mednick

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    Download a free audiobookversionof "Take a Nap: Change Your Life" by Sara Mednick or Matthew Walker's "Why We Sleep" and support TED-Ed's nonprofit mission:https://www.audible.com/ted-ed--Your eyes get heavy and gradually close But wait! Its only lunch ti

  • 04:20 Why is NASA sending a spacecraft to a metal world? - Linda T. Elkins-Tanton

    Why is NASA sending a spacecraft to a metal world? - Linda T. Elkins-Tanton

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    Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/why-is-nasa-sending-a-spacecraft-to-a-metal-world-linda-t-elkins-tanton In 2026, an unmanned NASA spacecraft is scheduled to arrive at 16 Psyche, a mass

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  • 13:53 Drilling a hole in a living Egg... to save it

    Drilling a hole in a living Egg... to save it

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    Unless you know what you're doing, don't. I have found a paper on 'safety holes'... very interesting. One could argue that chicks that are not strong enough to get out of the egg by themselves should not survive. I have a different opinion. To me all life

  • 05:01 Can you outsmart a troll (by thinking like one)? - Claire Wardle

    Can you outsmart a troll (by thinking like one)? - Claire Wardle

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    Explore the strategies employed by trolls and learn how disinformation campaigns are launched and how to stop them.--Your town is holding a mayoral election and the stakes have never been higher. You suspect one of the candidates will begin pushing false

  • 11:49 Mean Girl FAT SHAMES Plus Size DANCER, She Instantly Regrets It | Dhar Mann

    Mean Girl FAT SHAMES Plus Size DANCER, She Instantly Regrets It | Dhar Mann

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    You can be anything you want to in life. As long as you work hard and believe in yourself. Remember that. Hi #DharMannFam, thanks for watching my video! For exclusive giveaways & more inspirational content follow me on Instagram here: http://bit.ly/2Kcbgs

  • 08:29 How 5G Cell Service Could Hurt Weather Forecasts

    How 5G Cell Service Could Hurt Weather Forecasts

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    Good weather forecasts save lives, but scientists are worried that 5G transmissions could drown out frequencies measured by weather satellites, setting weather forecasts back decades.Special thanks to Roger Saunders, Ph.D. from the UK Met Office; Peter Ia


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