‘Big Brother’ Tops Ratings Thursday Amid NFL Preemptions, ‘Holey Moley’ Finale – Update   Other

UPDATED with final numbers: CBS’ Big Brother topped a Thursday again littered with NFL preseason preemptions, coming away as the night’s top-rated and most-watched program with a 1.2 rating and 4.36 million viewers. The show saw only a tenth of a point shaved from its NFL-inflated preliminary numbers, which were adjusted down by a tenth or two for every show in primetime
Why Don’t We Have Cancer-Sniffing Dogs?   Video

There are a lot of stories out there about dogs who seemed to smell lung cancer on their owner’s breath, and a recent study found that some dogs can detect lung cancer in blood samples with astonishing accuracy. So why aren’t there domestic dogs trained to detect cancer in every hospital on the planet? Hosted by: Hank Green SciShow has a spinoff podcast!
‘The Good Place’: NBC & Paley Center Team On One-Hour Special Commemorating Final Season   Other

Marking the fourth and final season of NBC comedy The Good Place, the network and The Paley Center for Media will team for an hourlong special about the series next month. With clips, interviews and behind-the-scenes footage, The Paley Center Salutes The Good Place will air Thursday, Sept. 19, 8 p.m. ET/PT, one week before the comedy’s final season premiere. “As
Mimics, Twins, and Doppelgӓngers… Obviously | SciShow Quiz Show   Video

This video was sponsored by Battle for Cattle. Play the game online at https://battleforcattle.com or download it for iOS in Apple’s App Store and Android in Google’s Play Store. App Store https://appstore.com/battleforcattle Play Store https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.biofaction.battleforcattle Two bespectacled science YouTubers enter,
Carolyn Strauss On Rare Emmy Trifecta, ‘Game Of Thrones’ Finale, Potential ‘Chernobyl’ & ‘Deadwood’ Follow-Ups   Other

There are three top Primetime Emmy categories for dramatic storytelling — Outstanding Drama Series, Outstanding Limited Series and Outstanding TV Movie. In what may be a first, Carolyn Strauss scored a nomination in all three, as executive producer of HBO’s Game Of Thrones (Drama Series), Chernobyl (Limited Series) and Deadwood: The Movie (TV Movie). Combined, GoT,
Can a Hot Drink Cool You Down?   Video

In some arid parts of the world, people cool off by drinking hot beverages. Can a hot drink on a hot day really cool you down? Hosted by: Michael Aranda SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It's called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at http://www.scishowtangents.org ———- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ———- Huge
How ‘Hostile Planet’ Composer Benjamin Wallfisch Channeled The Beauty & Horror Within Nature, Telling Animals’ Stories Through Music   Other

For esteemed composer Benjamin Wallfisch, National Geographic’s Hostile Planet was “one of those opportunities which I wasn’t expecting to get.” Having never before worked on a docuseries, Wallfisch was captivated by the project—a brutally realistic nature series, which depicts animals struggling to survive in different environments—not only because of
There Are Millions of Blood Types   Video

You’re probably aware that your blood can be A, B, AB or O, but it turns out that blood types can get a lot more complicated than that! Check out Journey to the Microcosmos here: https://www.youtube.com/microcosmos Hosted by: Michael Aranda SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It's called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at http://www.scishowtangents.org ———- Support
Matthew Modine Supporters Decry “Politics Of Personal Destruction” After Objections To His Joke At SAG-AFTRA Meeting   Other

More than 130 actresses and #MeToo activists have signed a statement in support of SAG-AFTRA presidential candidate Matthew Modine in the wake of a joke he made at Thursday night’s town hall meeting of the union’s three leading presidential candidates. “We deplore the politics of personal destruction” that have been waged against him on social media,” reads
5 Delightful Color-Changing Minerals   Video

Thanks to Generation Genius for sponsoring this episode. Go to http://GenerationGenius.com and check out their next generation science videos for kids. From corundum to alexandrite, there are rare minerals have multi-colors caused by how they form their structure! Hosted by: Hank Green SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It's called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at