Category: Video

Category: Video

74496 Toxic Shock Syndrome: Way Beyond Tampons
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Toxic Shock Syndrome: Way Beyond Tampons

If you've heard of Toxic Shock Syndrome, you might think you can only get it from tampons, but the bacteria that cause this problem are surprisingly common and we still don't know why they
74491 Why are Dead Bugs Always on Their Backs?
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Why are Dead Bugs Always on Their Backs?

You've probably noticed that dead or dying bugs end up on their backsides, and that's not just your imagination! It turns out there are some physics at play here. Hosted by: Olivia Gordon
74486 How We Fixed the Most Radioactive Place on Earth
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How We Fixed the Most Radioactive Place on Earth

Once upon a time, there was a lake that was so radioactive, that standing on its shore for more than an hour would almost definitely kill you. Join Olivia to learn how it got that bad in the first
74478 6 Surprisingly Helpful Invasive Species
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6 Surprisingly Helpful Invasive Species

Not all non-native species are totally terrible! Here are six of them can actually do more good than harm. Hosted by: Stefan Chin Head to https://scishowfinds.com/ for hand selected artifacts of the
74469 Does Using Your Phone Really Hurt Your Sleep?
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Does Using Your Phone Really Hurt Your Sleep?

Go to https://Brilliant.org/SciShow to get 20% off of an annual Premium subscription! You've probably heard that some types of light, like the kind that comes from your phone or laptop, can be
74462 How Pocket Calculators Changed Electronics Forever
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How Pocket Calculators Changed Electronics Forever

Go to https://Brilliant.org/SciShow to get 20% off of an annual Premium subscription! We don't think of pocket calculators as being all that special these days, but in reality their rise coincided
74459 Making Antivenom out of Human Antibodies | SciShow News
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Making Antivenom out of Human Antibodies | SciShow News

Go to https://Brilliant.org/SciShow to get 20% off of an annual premium subscription! Scientists are looking for a new way to make antivenom and a new study poked some holes in a diagnostic test by
74450 The Rise of Pocket Calculators and Modern Electronic Innovations
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The Rise of Pocket Calculators and Modern Electronic Innovations

Go to https://Brilliant.org/SciShow to get 20% off of an annual Premium subscription! We don't think of pocket calculators as being all that special these days, but in reality their rise coincided
74445 The Randomness Problem: How Lava Lamps Protect the Internet
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The Randomness Problem: How Lava Lamps Protect the Internet

Go to https://Brilliant.org/SciShow to get 20% off of an annual Premium subscription! Randomness is important for all kinds of things, from science to security, but to generate true randomness, engineers
74438 The Horrifying Truth About Swimmer's Itch
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The Horrifying Truth About Swimmer’s Itch

Go to https://Brilliant.org/SciShow to get 20% off of an annual Premium subscription! Also known as cercarial dermatitis, swimmer’s itch is more than just an annoying rash… Hosted by:
74412 The Biggest Volcanic Eruption in Human History
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The Biggest Volcanic Eruption in Human History

Go to https://Brilliant.org/SciShow to get 20% off of an annual Premium subscription! Around 74,000 years ago, a volcano called Toba in Sumatra exploded, and some scientists think it had a serious
74406 5 Bizarre Aircraft That Pushed the Boundaries of Engineering
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5 Bizarre Aircraft That Pushed the Boundaries of Engineering

SciShow is supported by Brilliant.org. Go to https://Brilliant.org/SciShow to get 20% off of an annual Premium subscription. You might think most planes look the same, but here are five of the most
74396 3 Ways We Could Transform the Future of Food
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3 Ways We Could Transform the Future of Food

This video was sponsored by Google Science Fair. Enter the 2018 Google Science Fair at https://bit.ly/2DtDi05 and check out their YouTube page at https://www.youtube.com/user/GoogleScienceFair/featured.
74393 The Oldest Known Animal May Be a Weird, Fleshy Oval | SciShow News
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The Oldest Known Animal May Be a Weird, Fleshy Oval | SciShow News

Dickinsonia might be the oldest known member of the animal kingdom, and the origin of birdsongs from the syrinx might be a little less mysterious. Hosted by: Stefan Chin Head to https://scishowfinds.com/
74390 The World's Next Ocean
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The World’s Next Ocean

A volcanic eruption and series of earthquakes in 2005 were important not because they did a great deal of damage to humans, but because they’re geologic evidence of where Earth’s next
74387 Hare Hair & Fuzzy Bunnies | SciShow Talk Show
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Hare Hair & Fuzzy Bunnies | SciShow Talk Show

Dr. Scott Mills joins Hank to talk about studying color changing fur and evolutionary conservation. Scott and graduate student Lindsey Barnard bring a snowshoe hare and Jessi from Animal Wonders brings
74384 Why Does Putting a Finger Under Your Nose Stop a Sneeze?
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Why Does Putting a Finger Under Your Nose Stop a Sneeze?

Sometimes sneezing can be really inconvenient, but why does a technique made popular by cartoon shows seem to be effective at stopping them? Hosted by: Hank Green Head to https://scishowfinds.com/
74359 What's at the Bottom of the Deepest Lake in the World?
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What’s at the Bottom of the Deepest Lake in the World?

Besides being the deepest lake on Earth, Lake Baikal supports a bizarre collection of species that are found nowhere else! Hosted by: Olivia Gordon Head to https://scishowfinds.com/ for hand selected
74356 6 Animals with Extraordinary Adaptations to Cave Life
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6 Animals with Extraordinary Adaptations to Cave Life

Living in a cave isn’t easy, but these six cave-dwelling animals have gained some amazing traits to help them survive there! Hosted by: Michael Aranda Head to https://scishowfinds.com/ for hand
74353 Where Are All the Electric Airplanes?
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Where Are All the Electric Airplanes?

Cheddar recently launched their YouTube channel where they cover future focused topics! Check out their video, Can Empathy Prevent a Robot Uprising?, here: https://chdr.tv/youtu62cfc Clean, renewable
74350 People Are More Forgiving Than You'd Think | SciShow News
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People Are More Forgiving Than You’d Think | SciShow News

Scientists report that humans might be quick to judge, but we we may have also evolved to be quick to forgive. And in another paper out this week, scientists have discovered a new type of human stem
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