The Moon might be much bigger than you think it is. Moon May! One video about cool moon stuff every Mo(o)nday in May. Next: Mars’ strange Moons! Videos, explaining things. Like evolution, time, space, global energy or our existence in this strange universe. We are a team of designers, journalists and musicians who want to
View full lesson: Dolphins are one of the smartest animal species on Earth. In fact, their encephalization quotient (their brain size compared to the average for their body size) is second only to humans. But exactly how smart are they? Lori Marino details some incredible facts about dolphins. Lesson by Lori Marino, animation by
Elaine Hsiao is a postdoctoral fellow in chemistry and biology at Caltech. She received her undergraduate degree in microbiology, immunology and molecular genetics from UCLA and her doctoral degree in neurobiology from Caltech with Professor Paul Patterson. She studied neuroimmune mechanisms underlying the pathogenesis of neurodevelopmental disorders and uncovered a role for the commensal microbiota
Don’t make people pay for music, says Amanda Palmer. Let them. In a passionate talk that begins in her days as a street performer (drop a dollar in the hat for the Eight-Foot Bride!), she examines the new relationship between artist and fan. TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances
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Henry Segerman (mathematician and 3D printing guru) discusses how to make three gears work together. More links & stuff in full description below ↓↓↓ Skew dice: Check Henry’s book about 3D printing math: Prime Numbers Playlist: Prime Machine: You can buy the gears from Henry at Shapeways: Support us on
What goes on TOR stays on TOR, or so we hope. Dr Mike Pound takes us through how Onion Routing works. EXTRA BITS: End to End Encryption: Deep Web / Dark Web: Tweets by computer_phile This video was filmed and edited by Sean Riley. Computer Science at the University of Nottingham:
How Einstein (& others) discovered Special Relativity. Pi day (3.14) is Albert Einstein’s Birthday! To celebrate, we’ll explain 4 of his most groundbreaking papers from 1905, when he was just 26 years old. minutephysics is now on Google+ – And facebook – And twitter – @minutephysics Minute Physics provides an energetic and entertaining
The most exciting SciFi movies have tons of space explosions. But how effective would explosions be in outer space with no atmosphere to carry the blast wave? Could a hypothetical explosion hurt you in space? Check out Joe Hanson’s video on It’s Okay to be Smart on the physics of space battles! Tweets
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An atom is mostly empty space, but empty space is mostly not empty. The reason it looks empty is because electrons and photons don’t interact with the stuff that is there, quark and gluon field fluctuations. It actually takes energy to clear out space and make a true ’empty’ vacuum. This seems incredibly counter-intuitive but
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Two exploration teams raced to the South Pole. Only one made it out alive. Correction: A previous version of this video used an outdated British flag. The error has been corrected. We also occasionally referred to the British team as English. In fact, some members of Scott’s team were Scottish and Welsh. Help us make
The Jelling Stones, thousand-year-old Viking runestones, sit in the town of Jelling in Denmark. They tell the tale of Harald Bluetooth: one of the first kings of Denmark. Here’s why his name is on your phone. I’m at on Twitter at on Facebook at and on Snapchat and Instagram as tomscottgo Sources
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What If You Sleep 2 Hours Less Every Night? TWEET IT: Want an excuse to sleep on the job? Take these scientific tips on “Power-Naps” to get the most energy out of your day, while remaining productive and non-reliant of caffeine. If done properly, naps can change your life! Written and created by
How will the Universe die? Everybody dies. The universe too? Well, probably. What are the current theories about the end of everything? And how creepy exactly are these theories? (Spoiler: very creepy). But there might be hope… Next Video: March 3rd. Topic: The Big Bang (which concludes our mini series about the universe) Short videos,
View full lesson: Sloths spend most of their time eating, resting, or sleeping; in fact, they descend from their treetops canopies just once a week, for a bathroom break. How are these creatures so low energy? Kenny Coogan describes the physical and behavioral adaptations that allow sloths to be so slow. Lesson by Kenny
Mike Rowe the host of “Dirty Jobs,” tells some compelling (and horrifying) real-life job stories. Listen for his insights and observations about the nature of hard work, and how its been unjustifiably degraded in society today. Check out more TED Talks: The TED Talks channel features the best talks and performances from the TED
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Physicist David Deutsch explores the theme of optimism as a force for 21st century progress. Watch the full replay here: RSA Spotlights – taking you straight to the heart of the event, highlighting our favourite moments and key talking points. In this excerpt from the event ‘Optimism, Knowledge and the Future of Enlightenment’, physicist
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Audible free book: Representing symbols, characters and letters that are used worldwide is no mean feat, but unicode managed it – how? Tom Scott explains how the web has settled on a standard. More from Tom Scott: and EXTRA BITS: Data Security: Tweets by computer_phile This video was filmed
This video is about weird condensed matter systems, aka materials that have bizarre emergent particles in them that are unlike most other particles in the universe. Thanks to the Moore Foundation ( for supporting this video. More info about the physics of weird materials: The Higgs Boson – Semiconductor Holes – Superconductors –
3D movies and TV are is increasing in popularity, but is any of it truly 3D? How true is the 3D in movie theaters? How do glassess-less 3D TVs work? Try catching a ball with one eye closed. If you find it easy, try having the ball thrown a couple of feet in front of
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Can we see things travelling faster than light? Check out Audible: Music by Amarante “One Last Thing” Awesome animations by Thanks to Prof. Geraint Lewis for input on earlier drafts of this video. The expanding universe is a complicated place. During inflation the universe expanded faster than light, but that’s something that
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Your internet isn’t just underwater. It’s also covered in Vaseline. Follow Phil Edwards and Vox Almanac on Facebook for more: Map by TeleGeography: Subscribe to our channel! The internet is known to pulse through fiber optic cables and cell phone towers, but 99% of high-speed international information is transferred under the sea.