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Poop: Our Newest Ally in the Fight Against COVID-19? Video

Poop: Our Newest Ally in the Fight Against COVID-19?

Right now, scientists need additional COVID-19 monitoring methods. And our poops might help! Hosted by: Hank Green COVID-19 News &Updates playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLsNB4peY6C6IQediwz2GzMTNvm_dMzr47
Why Aren’t Commercial Jets Getting Faster? Video

Why Aren’t Commercial Jets Getting Faster?

Airplanes are one of the quickest ways to get anywhere, but commercial jets haven't gotten much fast since the 1950's. Why is that? Hosted by: Hank Green SciShow has
The Great Lakes Tropical Storm of 1996 Video

The Great Lakes Tropical Storm of 1996

Tropical storms can be devastating but at least we usually know where they're going to appear. The exception being a very strange week in 1996, on Lake Huron. Hosted by: Hank
Kids, Kawasaki Disease, and COVID-19: What Parents Should Know Video

Kids, Kawasaki Disease, and COVID-19: What Parents Should Know

While children are only a small minority of those who test positive for COVID-19, we’re starting to see evidence of a rare, but serious, complication in children that resembles
4 Algorithms We Borrowed from Nature Video

4 Algorithms We Borrowed from Nature

We use algorithms every day for things like image searches, predictive text, and securing sensitive data. Algorithms show up all over nature, too, in places like your immune system
Active Volcanoes: The Perfect Egg Incubators Video

Active Volcanoes: The Perfect Egg Incubators

SciShow is supported by Brilliant.org. Go to https://Brilliant.org/SciShow to get 20% off of an annual Premium subscription. You probably don't think of active volcanoes as
How a Century-Old Procedure Could Help Us Fight COVID-19 Video

How a Century-Old Procedure Could Help Us Fight COVID-19

Some potentially good news on the COVID-19 treatment front: Thanks to a technique that’s more than a century old, recovered COVID-19 patients may be in a position to help
The Little Lobster That Reveals Climate Video

The Little Lobster That Reveals Climate

Thanks again to the Monterey Bay Aquarium for partnering with us on this episode of SciShow. The Aquarium’s mission is to inspire conservation of the ocean. So give them
How to Make a COVID-19 Vaccine Video

How to Make a COVID-19 Vaccine

One year to eighteen months might seem like a while to wait for a COVID-19 vaccine, but there's a good reason finding and approving a candidate takes a whole lot of time.
The Plant That Grows Perches for Birds Video

The Plant That Grows Perches for Birds

The rat's tail plant, or Babiana ringens earns its name for the distinct stem that grows above its flowers. But what's the purpose of this odd looking appendage? Hosted
Fighting COVID-19 With… Llamas?! Video

Fighting COVID-19 With… Llamas?!

Scientists have been researching whether or not antibodies from COVID-19 patients might help those infected with the virus, and one study has found promising results, in a llama.
5 Inventions Showing Us the Future of Solar Energy Video

5 Inventions Showing Us the Future of Solar Energy

When you imagine the energy of the future, solar power is probably in the picture – but in recent years, less than 2% of the world’s electricity has come from solar
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