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  • 04:16 Samuel Barber - Adagio for Strings

    Samuel Barber - Adagio for Strings

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    With the recent events that have happened in society, it has really taken a toll on me mentally/emotionally. My heart is hurting and there's nothing I can really say. So since music is the thing I know best I figured I'd just play. Here's a bit of Adagio

  • 09:29 Agnus Dei (Adagio for Strings, Op  11) - Samuel Barber (all parts sung by Matthew Curtis)

    Agnus Dei (Adagio for Strings, Op 11) - Samuel Barber (all parts sung by Matthew Curtis)

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    Real Singing. Real Musicality. Real Results. Choral Tracks offers the highest quality, professionally sung rehearsal tracks for choral singers of all levels, promoting independent, accurate, and expressive singing. Founder Matthew Curtis, recent Tenor and

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  • 05:40 Origami Flapping Bird

    Origami Flapping Bird

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    How to fold a flapping bird My Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/OrigamiTavin My Website: http://tavinsorigami.com/ the design is based on a design by Samuel Randlett

  • 05:00 What Happens if Earth Gets 2°C Warmer?

    What Happens if Earth Gets 2°C Warmer?

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    Over the last 20 years, 2°C has been referenced in climate policies and agreements made by the Council of the European Union, the G8 (now the G7), and more. So what makes two degrees so important? -- Producer/Video by: Jason Lederman Narrator: Amy Schelle

  • 02:18 The Museum of Failure

    The Museum of Failure

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    In Helsingborg, Sweden, the Museum of Failure has just opened. It's just one room, but inside, curator Samuel West has assembled some of the world's greatest commercial disasters - and also a few things that just didn't work out the way anyone planned. Mo

  • 02:08 Mean Girls Pink Milkshake As Made By Jonathan Bennett

    Mean Girls Pink Milkshake As Made By Jonathan Bennett

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    On October 3rd, Aaron Samuel's taught me to make a milkshake... fetch! Who's ready to make this tomorrow? Check us out on Facebook! - facebook.com/buzzfeedtasty Credits: https://www.buzzfeed.com/bfmp/videos/67558 MUSIC Licensed via Audio Network EXTERNAL

  • 03:27 The Little Mermaid - Under the Sea

    The Little Mermaid - Under the Sea

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    Walt Disney Records: The Legacy Collection – The Little Mermaid is available now! Get it here: http://smarturl.it/lclma1 “Part Of Your World” Sheet Music: http://bit.ly/1QXZUpY “Under the Sea” Sheet Music: http://bit.ly/1L7qx

  • 12:32 The Industrial Economy: Crash Course US History #23

    The Industrial Economy: Crash Course US History #23

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    In which John Green teaches you about the Industrial Economy that arose in the United States after the Civil War. You know how when you're studying history, and you're reading along and everything seems safely in the past, and then BOOM you think, "Man, t

  • 00:53 Incredibles 2 Official Teaser Trailer

    Incredibles 2 Official Teaser Trailer

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    The teaser trailer for "Incredibles 2" is here. Disney/Pixar's "Incredibles 2" opens in theatres in 3D June 15th, 2018. Everyone’s favorite family of superheroes is back in “Incredibles 2” – but this time Helen (voice of Holly Hunter) is in the spotlight,

  • 02:13 The Power Nap Machine | Life Device #2 | Joseph's Machines

    The Power Nap Machine | Life Device #2 | Joseph's Machines

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    I love napping. Here are some devices so I can nap more often. ► Welcome to my channel! I am an inventor of useless machines. ► Subscribe so that you never miss a new one! http://bit.ly/2vVFVQe Music is by the Jews Brothers Band, tracks "Tchavolo Swing" a

  • 05:08 Why incompetent people think they're amazing - David Dunning

    Why incompetent people think they're amazing - David Dunning

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    Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/why-incompetent-people-think-they-re-amazing-david-dunning How good are you with money? What about reading people’s emotions? How healthy are you, compa

  • 11:50 Everyone and Everything in These Videos Is Surrounded by Water

    Everyone and Everything in These Videos Is Surrounded by Water

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    Water, water everywhere... And thats as far as were going to go in quoting Samuel Taylor Coleridges The Rime of the Ancient Mariner because it is a very long poem, and we need to get to the subject of this reel. In this compilation, were taking you to som

  • 03:34 Stunning Free Style Mountain Biker: Matt Jones | Frames Of Mind

    Stunning Free Style Mountain Biker: Matt Jones | Frames Of Mind

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    Song by Temples: ‘A Question Isn’t Answered’ Written by James Bagshaw, Thomas Walmsley, Adam Smith, Samuel Toms Published by Imagem Music Courtesy of Heavenly Recordings Read more on http://win.gs/FramesOfMind Check out how how Matt Jone

  • 12:24 The Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn Part 1: Crash Course Literature #302

    The Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn Part 1: Crash Course Literature #302

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    In which John Green teaches you about Mark Twain's The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. This week, we'll talk a little bit about Samuel Langhorne Clemens, who wrote under the name Mark Twain, and how he mined his early life for decades to produce his prett

  • 05:23 Why is it so hard to cure cancer? - Kyuson Yun

    Why is it so hard to cure cancer? - Kyuson Yun

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    Download a free audiobook and support TED-Ed's nonprofit mission: http://adbl.co/2gauxND Check out Siddhartha Mukherjee's "The Emperor of All Maladies": https://shop.ed.ted.com/collections/ted-ed-book-recommendations/products/the-emperor-of-all-maladies-a

  • 05:23 How does your immune system work? - Emma Bryce

    How does your immune system work? - Emma Bryce

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    Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/how-does-the-immune-system-work-emma-bryce The immune system is a vast network of cells, tissues, and organs that coordinate your body’s defenses agains

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  • 06:01 Can you solve the seven planets riddle? - Edwin F. Meyer

    Can you solve the seven planets riddle? - Edwin F. Meyer

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    Practice more problem-solving at https://brilliant.org/TedEd/ Solution to the bonus riddle mentioned at the end: https://brilliant.org/TedEdTitanic/ Your interstellar police squad has tracked a group of criminals to a cluster of seven planets. Now you mus

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  • 04:54 Why is meningitis so dangerous? - Melvin Sanicas

    Why is meningitis so dangerous? - Melvin Sanicas

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    Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/why-is-meningitis-so-dangerous-melvin-sanicas In 1987, thousands of people gathered in Saudi Arabia for the annual Hajj pilgrimage. But what started out

  • 03:22 The Rug Puzzle: how many triangles?

    The Rug Puzzle: how many triangles?

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    This video sponsored by ME. I mean: MATHS GEAR. Buy my book. https://mathsgear.co.uk/collections/books/products/signed-paperback-things-to-make-and-do-in-the-fourth-dimension My original tweet that started the puzzle! https://twitter.com/standupmaths/stat

  • 03:49 What Is Homeopathy And Is It Real Science?

    What Is Homeopathy And Is It Real Science?

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    Homeopathy is practiced as a form of alternative medicine in many parts of the world. What does science have to say about it? Read More: Homeopathy is 'dangerous and wasteful,' bioethics expert argues http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2011/05/110509065

  • 04:47 The surprising reasons animals play dead - Tierney Thys

    The surprising reasons animals play dead - Tierney Thys

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    Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/the-surprising-reasons-animals-play-dead-tierney-thys From lemurs to lizards, ants to amphibians, sharks to chickens, hundreds of animals "play dead" as

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  • 05:20 How the Normans changed the history of Europe - Mark Robinson

    How the Normans changed the history of Europe - Mark Robinson

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    Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/how-the-normans-changed-the-history-of-europe-mark-robinson In the year 1066, 7,000 Norman infantry and knights sailed in warships across the English Ch

  • 04:51 Can you solve the stolen rubies riddle? - Dennis Shasha

    Can you solve the stolen rubies riddle? - Dennis Shasha

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    Practice more problem-solving at https://brilliant.org/TedEd/ Solution to Bonus Riddle: https://brilliant.org/TedEdRuby/ Townspeople are demanding that a corrupt merchant’s collection of 30 rubies be confiscated to reimburse the victims of his schemes. Th

  • 05:43 Is there any truth to the King Arthur legends? - Alan Lupack

    Is there any truth to the King Arthur legends? - Alan Lupack

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    Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/is-there-any-truth-to-the-king-arthur-legends-alan-lupack King Arthur has risen again and again in our collective imagination, along with his retinue of

  • 04:26 What is the coldest thing in the world? - Lina Marieth Hoyos

    What is the coldest thing in the world? - Lina Marieth Hoyos

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    Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/what-is-the-coldest-thing-in-the-world-lina-marieth-hoyos The coldest materials in the world aren’t in Antarctica or at the top of Mount Everest. They’r

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  • 04:07 A simple way to tell insects apart - Anika Hazra

    A simple way to tell insects apart - Anika Hazra

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    Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/a-simple-way-to-tell-insects-apart-anika-hazra There are nearly a million known insect species in the world, but most have one of just five common types

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  • 05:20 Can you solve the false positive riddle? - Alex Gendler

    Can you solve the false positive riddle? - Alex Gendler

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    Practice more problem-solving at https://brilliant.org/TedEd/ Solution to the bonus riddle mentioned at the end: https://brilliant.org/tededprobabilitypairs/ Mining unobtainium is hard work – the rare mineral appears in only 1% of rocks in the mine. But y

  • 04:34 What is dust made of? - Michael Marder

    What is dust made of? - Michael Marder

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    Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/what-is-dust-made-of-michael-marder Less than a tenth the size of an ant, a dust mite’s whole world is contained in the dusty film under a bed or in a f

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  • 04:36 Everything you need to know to read “The Canterbury Tales” - Iseult Gillespie

    Everything you need to know to read “The Canterbury Tales” - Iseult Gillespie

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    Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/everything-you-need-to-know-to-read-the-canterbury-tales-iseult-gillespie A portly Miller, barely able to sit on his horse, rambles on about the flighty

  • 05:17 The life cycle of a neutron star - David Lunney

    The life cycle of a neutron star - David Lunney

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    Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/the-life-cycle-of-a-neutron-star-david-lunney About once every century, a massive star somewhere in our galaxy runs out of fuel. No longer able to produ

  • 04:40 What if cracks in concrete could fix themselves? - Congrui Jin

    What if cracks in concrete could fix themselves? - Congrui Jin

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    Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/what-if-cracks-in-concrete-could-fix-themselves-congrui-jin Concrete is the most widely used construction material in the world. It can be found in swat

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  • 05:17 The science of hearing - Douglas L. Oliver

    The science of hearing - Douglas L. Oliver

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    Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/the-science-of-hearing-douglas-l-oliver The ability to recognize sounds and identify their location is possible thanks to the auditory system. That&rsqu

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  • 01:53 Two Research Vessels Leave for the Twilight Zone

    Two Research Vessels Leave for the Twilight Zone

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    A project jointly funded by NASA and the National Science Foundation is heading west from Seattle, straight for the twilight zone. Using two research vessels, the Export Processes in the Ocean from Remote Sensing (EXPORTS) oceanographic campaign will stud

  • 04:52 How Thor got his hammer - Scott A. Mellor

    How Thor got his hammer - Scott A. Mellor

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    Sign up for our newsletter and never miss an animation: http://bit.ly/TEDEdNewsletter View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/how-thor-got-his-hammer-scott-a-mellor Loki the mischief-maker, writhes in Thor’s iron grip. The previous night, he’d snuck

  • 04:36 Why should you read “Fahrenheit 451”? - Iseult Gillespie

    Why should you read “Fahrenheit 451”? - Iseult Gillespie

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    Sign up for our newsletter and never miss an animation: http://bit.ly/TEDEdNewsletter View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/why-should-you-read-fahrenheit-451-iseult-gillespie Ray Bradbury’s novel imagines a world where books are banned- and posses

  • 05:15 The fascinating science behind phantom limbs - Joshua W. Pate

    The fascinating science behind phantom limbs - Joshua W. Pate

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    Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/the-fascinating-science-of-phantom-limbs-joshua-w-pate The vast majority of people who’ve lost a limb can still feel it — not as a memory or vague shape

  • 05:25 History vs. Henry VIII - Mark Robinson and Alex Gendler

    History vs. Henry VIII - Mark Robinson and Alex Gendler

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    Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/history-vs-henry-viii-mark-robinson-and-alex-gendler He was a powerful king whose break with the church of Rome would forever change the course of Engli

  • 06:33 Why Are Cicadas So Good At Math?

    Why Are Cicadas So Good At Math?

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    T-SHIRTS! http://dftba.com/besmart VIDCON! http://bit.ly/1DqnxeQ Follow me to Gross Science: http://youtu.be/IDBkj3DjNSM ↓ More info and sources below ↓ Do periodical cicadas “know” how to calculate prime numbers? One of the strangest life cycles in all o

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  • 04:56 Can animals be deceptive? - Eldridge Adams

    Can animals be deceptive? - Eldridge Adams

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    Sign up for our newsletter and never miss an animation: http://bit.ly/TEDEdNewsletter View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/can-animals-be-deceptive-eldridge-adams A male firefly emits a series of enticing flashes. He hopes a female will respond an

  • 07:51 The Myth of Hercules: 12 labors in 8-bits - Alex Gendler

    The Myth of Hercules: 12 labors in 8-bits - Alex Gendler

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    Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/the-myth-of-hercules-12-labors-in-8-bits-alex-gendler Hercules — son of Zeus and champion of humankind — stricken with a temporary curse of madness, has

  • 05:00 How do brain scans work? - John Borghi and Elizabeth Waters

    How do brain scans work? - John Borghi and Elizabeth Waters

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    Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/how-do-we-study-living-brains-john-borghi-and-elizabeth-waters As far as we know, there’s only one thing in our solar system sophisticated enough to stu

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  • 05:34 A brie(f) history of cheese - Paul Kindstedt

    A brie(f) history of cheese - Paul Kindstedt

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    Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/a-brie-f-history-of-cheese-paul-s-kindstedt Before empires and royalty, before pottery and writing, before metal tools and weapons – there was cheese. A

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  • 04:45 Can you solve the penniless pilgrim riddle? - Daniel Finkel

    Can you solve the penniless pilgrim riddle? - Daniel Finkel

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    If you enjoy our riddles, we highly recommend reading "The Number Devil". Discounted e-book versions available here: https://amzn.to/2kO7S8P Check out our book rec page to learn more: http://bit.ly/2JqwgLE View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/can-

  • 04:30 The myth of Arachne  - Iseult Gillespie

    The myth of Arachne - 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-myth-of-arachne-and-athena-iseult-gillespie From sailors who were turned into pigs, nymphs that sprouted into trees, and a gaze that converted the b

  • 04:49 What's the difference between hibernation and sleep? - Sheena Lee Faherty

    What's the difference between hibernation and sleep? - Sheena Lee Faherty

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    Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/what-s-the-difference-between-hibernation-and-sleep-sheena-faherty The Arctic Ground Squirrel hibernates by burrowing under the permafrost and slipping

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  • 05:19 Are we running out of clean water? - Balsher Singh Sidhu

    Are we running out of clean water? - Balsher Singh Sidhu

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    Find out how students can share their ideas as TED Talks here: http://bit.ly/2RCMFgM View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/are-we-running-out-of-clean-water-balsher-singh-sidhu Despite water covering 71% of the planet’s surface, more than half the

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  • 05:19 The fascinating history of cemeteries - Keith Eggener

    The fascinating history of cemeteries - Keith Eggener

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    Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/the-fascinating-history-of-cemeteries-keith-eggener Spindly trees, rusted gates, crumbling stone, a solitary mourner: these things come to mind when we

  • 05:50 What causes hallucinations? - Elizabeth Cox

    What causes hallucinations? - Elizabeth Cox

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    Download a free audiobook version of "Hallucinations" and support TED-Ed's nonprofit mission: https://adbl.co/2Kpt43k Check out our full book recommendation: https://shop.ed.ted.com/products/hallucinations View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/what

  • 04:56 Bacon Roses + More Bacon Hacks | FOOD HACKS FOR KIDS

    Bacon Roses + More Bacon Hacks | FOOD HACKS FOR KIDS

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    These hacks won't go bacon your heart! Let me know which is your favorite in the comments below! → Recipes ← https://www.pinterest.com/DreamWorksTV/food-hacks-for-kids/ → Credits ← Host: Shanynn Covington Studio Teacher: Eileen Williams Directed by: Rache

  • 05:16 Does time exist? - Andrew Zimmerman Jones

    Does time exist? - Andrew Zimmerman Jones

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    Download a free audiobook version of "A Brief History of Time" and support TED-Ed's nonprofit mission: https://adbl.co/2NWYjAh Check out our full book recommendation: https://shop.ed.ted.com/collections/ted-ed-book-recommendations/products/a-brief-history

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  • 04:58 Why should you read Shakespeare’s “The Tempest”? - Iseult Gillespie

    Why should you read Shakespeare’s “The Tempest”? - Iseult Gillespie

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    Explore William Shakespeare’s play “The Tempest”, a story of shipwreck, magic and a fight for power. -- Claps of thunder and flashes of lightning illuminate a swelling sea, as a ship buckles beneath the waves. It is no ordinary storm, but a violent and ve

  • 04:59 Cookies 'n Creme Popcorn + More Movie Night Hacks | FOOD HACKS FOR KIDS

    Cookies 'n Creme Popcorn + More Movie Night Hacks | FOOD HACKS FOR KIDS

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    A movie night isn't complete without your favorite movie, a TV, something comfy, and of course, snacks! Let me know which hack is your favorite in the comments below! → Recipes ← https://www.pinterest.com/DreamWorksTV/food-hacks-for-kids/ → Credits ← Host

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  • 04:55 The historic women’s suffrage march on Washington - Michelle Mehrtens

    The historic women’s suffrage march on Washington - Michelle Mehrtens

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    Explore how the Women’s Suffrage Parade on Washington in 1913 helped women secure the right to vote in the United States through the 19th amendment. -- On March 3, 1913, after months of strategic planning and controversy, thousands of women gathered in Wa

  • 04:47 Why do hospitals have particle accelerators? - Pedro Brugarolas

    Why do hospitals have particle accelerators? - Pedro Brugarolas

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    Investigate the science behind how doctors use radioactive drugs and PET scans to detect and diagnose diseases like Alzheimer’s and cancer. -- Is there a way to detect diseases like cancer and Alzheimer’s before they advance too far? Doctors are using inj

  • 04:47 Three ways the universe could end - Venus Keus

    Three ways the universe could end - Venus Keus

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    Our universe started with the Big Bang, but how will it end? Explore cosmologists’ three possible scenarios: the Big Crunch, the Big Freeze and the Big Rip. -- We know about our universe’s past: the Big Bang theory predicts that all matter, time and space

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  • 05:02 How to spot a pyramid scheme - Stacie Bosley

    How to spot a pyramid scheme - Stacie Bosley

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    Learn the techniques and tricks that pyramid schemes use to recruit new members and how to avoid being fooled yourself. -- In 2004, a nutrition company offered a life-changing opportunity to earn a full-time income for part-time work. There were only two

  • 04:40 Your body vs. implants - Kaitlyn Sadtler

    Your body vs. implants - Kaitlyn Sadtler

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    Why do medical implants like insulin pumps and prosthetic knees need replacement? Explore how the immune system fights implants and how new devices are trying to help. --Insulin pumps improve the lives of millions of people with diabetes around the world

  • 05:01 Can you spot the problem with these headlines? (Level 1) - Jeff Leek & Lucy McGowan

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

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    Puzzle through a set of hypothetical health studies and headlines and see if you can spot whats misleading about the headline.--In medicine, theres often a disconnect between news headlines and the scientific research they cover. While headlines are desig

  • 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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  • 05:37 Do politics make us irrational? - Jay Van Bavel

    Do politics make us irrational? - Jay Van Bavel

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    Dig into the psychology of political partisanship, how to recognize it and what strategies can be used to combat it. --Can someones political identity actually affect their ability to process information? The answer lies in a cognitive phenomenon known as

  • 04:41 Why do people fear the wrong things? - Gerd Gigerenzer

    Why do people fear the wrong things? - Gerd Gigerenzer

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    How can we use statistics to evaluate risk? Dig into the difference between relative risk and absolute risk and how each is used in the news.--A new drug reduces the risk of heart attacks by 40%. Shark attacks are up by a factor of two. Drinking a liter o

  • 05:16 One of the most epic engineering feats in history - Alex Gendler

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

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    Dig into the history of the construction of the iconic Brooklyn Bridge and how John Roebling designed a hybrid suspension system to build it. --In the mid-19th century, suspension bridges were collapsing all across Europe. Their industrial cables frayed a

  • 04:36 Why do humans have a third eyelid? - Dorsa Amir

    Why do humans have a third eyelid? - Dorsa Amir

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    Discover how evolution and natural selection influence why the human body has vestigial organs body parts that no longer serve their original purpose. --You know that little pink thing nestled in the corner of your eye? Its actually the remnant of a third

  • 04:25 Can you solve the multiverse rescue mission riddle? - Dan Finkel

    Can you solve the multiverse rescue mission riddle? - Dan Finkel

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    A bug in the superconductor system has trapped your team in 11 separate dimensions. Can you get them back home safely? --It was a normal Tuesday at the superconductor, until a bug in the system caused your team to be trapped in 11 separate dimensions. For

  • 04:34 The secret language of trees - Camille Defrenne and Suzanne Simard

    The secret language of trees - Camille Defrenne and Suzanne Simard

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    Learn how trees are able to communicate with each other through a vast root system and symbiotic fungi, called mycorrhizae.--Most of the forest lives in the shadow of the giants that make up the highest canopy. These are the oldest trees, with hundreds of

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  • 04:59 A brief history of dogs - David Ian Howe

    A brief history of dogs - David Ian Howe

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    Trace the history of how wolves, one of humanity’s oldest rivals, evolved into the domesticated dogs we call “man’s best friend.” -- Since their emergence over 200,000 years ago, modern humans have established communities all over the planet. But they did

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  • 05:10 How one woman put man on the moon - Matt Porter & Margaret Hamilton

    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

  • 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

  • 05:56 Why should you read Midnights Children? - Iseult Gillespie

    Why should you read Midnights Children? - Iseult Gillespie

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  • 09:17 China and India Shock NASA By Turning Earth More Green Than Before

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  • 04:22 Watch Bed Bugs Get Stopped in Their Tracks | Deep Look

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  • 06:40 What Happens If We Throw an Elephant From a Skyscraper? Life & Size 1

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  • 10:13 Why Black Holes Could Delete The Universe – The Information Paradox

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