Hank vs Aranda: The FINAL FACE-OFF | SciShow Quiz Show   Video

Two SciShow hosts go head-to-head in a battle to figure out who will be the reigning champion for this era of SciShow Quiz Show! Eons: http://youtube.com/eons Hosted by: Blake de Pastino 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:
‘The Lightning Thief’ Broadway Review: Percy Jackson Musical Teases Gods And Monsters   Other

If Percy Jackson’s bright and lively Broadway adventure tosses a bit of deja vu your way, I’d guess the creeping sense of vague recall has little to do with that gang of Greek gods down the block belting out tunes from Hadestown, and even less to do with Percy’s plodding 2010 film. I’d smell a Squip. Sharing some of its creative team (director Stephen Brackett,
Your Appendix Isn’t Useless, After All   Video

Thanks to Squarespace for sponsoring this video. Go to Squarespace.com for a free trial and when you’re ready to launch, go to http://squarespace.com/scishow and add code “SCISHOW" at checkout to save 10% off your first purchase of a website or domain. You probably think the appendix is a useless organ left over from our evolutionary past, but it turns
Kale, Cauliflower, and Brussels Sprouts Are the Same Species   Video

Not to deter you from eating your vegetables, but what if we told you that certain parts of your salads, like kale, broccoli, and cauliflower were all the same species? Hosted by: Hank Green 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:
8 More Terrible Names for Living Things   Video

Sometimes, the common names we use for things are really confusing! Here are 8 living things with terrible names! Hosted by: Hank Green 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
‘Joker’ Gets Trashed By ‘Saturday Night Live’ With ‘Sesame Street’ Inspired ‘Grouch’ Spoof   Other

“The once friendly neighborhood of Sesame Street has now become a haven of crime and corruption,” declares Guy Smiley of ABCDEF News in Saturday Night Live video short tonight that may become known for its scathing wit as much as Joker has become recognized for its prolonged Martin Scorsese homage. With this week’s host David Harbour playing a garbageman named
The Rainbow Gem Made from Ancient Sea Creatures   Video

Ammonite fossils can be found all over world, but in one place, something happened that turned their remains into rainbow-colored gems that are more rare than diamonds! 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
Robert Forster Dies: Academy Award Nominated ‘Jackie Brown’ Star Who Appeared In More Than 100 Films Was 78   Other

Robert Forster, an Academy Award nominee for his work as Max Cherry in Quentin Tarantino’s Jackie Brown, died at his Los Angeles home today following a brief battle with brain cancer. His death was confirmed by his family and representatives. Forster appeared in more than 100 films, including his latest, El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie, released today via Netflix.  Born
We Taught Birds to Sing by Altering Their Brains | SciShow News   Video

We can now implant memories into birds’ brains to teach them how to sing, and human fetuses have a couple muscles that disappeared from our adult ancestors over 200 million years ago. Complexly Pilots: History Pop – Diving into the histories that inform pop culture https://www.youtube.com/historypop Stories Retold – Relating classic fairy tales and
‘Linda Vista’ Broadway Review: Tracy Letts Play Gets Last Laugh On Know-It-All Radiohead Hater   Other

Dick Wheeler, the lead character – he’s hardly a “hero” – in Tracy Letts’ Linda Vista, a very funny new play about a very sad, not very likable man, is the type of determined, opinionated loser who has reached middle age with both a decided pride and worn-down boredom with his own contrariness, his mental library of trivia and hard-knock wisdom having left