Showing posts with label Hank Green. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Hank Green. Show all posts

February 25, 2017

More New Earth-Like Planets Nearby!

Hank Green
A screenshot of Hank Green 
Between the new, potentially Earth-like planets, organic molecules on Ceres, and SpaceX's successful launch, it's been quite a week in space!

February 21, 2017

The Truth About Cranberry And UTIs

Hank Green
A screenshot of Hank Green 
If you have had a UTI before, maybe you’ve tried some cranberry juice or cranberry pills to ease the symptoms. Your mom suggested it, or even your doctor prescribed it, so it should work, right?

February 12, 2017

A New Male Birth Control

Hank Green
A screenshot of Hank Green  
Researchers have been studying a promising option for male birth control, and we've learned a bit more about how regeneration works in hydras!

February 11, 2017

The Sun's So Bright, It's Spinning Slower

Sunrise
Sunrise
(Photo credit: Pixabay)  
Scientists have known that the outside of the sun spins slower than the inside for a while now, but they didn't know why until recently.

February 10, 2017

Weird Places: The Lava Lake In Antarctica

Hank Green
A screenshot of Hank Green  
What could be cooler than a permanent lava lake surrounded by snow!?

February 6, 2017

9 Groundbreaking Discoveries About Sleep

Nine
Nine  
There's a lot about sleep that we don't understand, like why we even sleep in the first place, for example.

January 23, 2017

January 20, 2017

The Psychology Of Emojis

Emojis
Emojis
(Photo credit: Pixabay) 
A group of British and Australian cyberpsychologists argues that emojis deserve way more research attention than they’re getting — and scientists have discovered how to create on-demand killer mice!

January 19, 2017

January 14, 2017

Developing A New Malaria Vaccine!

Hank Green
A screenshot of Hank Green  
We've learned a bit about how hummingbirds see motion in an unexpected way, and scientists are working on a potential new malaria vaccine by genetically manipulating the parasite that causes it!

December 24, 2016

What Happened To The Juno Spacecraft?

Hank Green
A screenshot of Hank Green  
NASA’s Juno spacecraft is a trooper as it continues its 2-year-long mission.

Antimatter Light Spectrum Discovered!

Hank Green
A screenshot of Hank Green  
Scientists were able to measure the emission lines of antimatter! And we may have some new clues about how dinosaurs lost their teeth on the way to becoming birds.

December 18, 2016

Why Can't Monkey's Talk Like Us?

Green Monkeys
Green Monkeys
(Photo credit: Pixabay)  
For decades scientists believed that monkeys could not speak human language due to an anatomical difference in vocal tracts.

December 15, 2016

Dendritic Cells (SciShow Talk Show)

Hank Green
A screenshot of Hank Green  
Hank and PhD Candidate Joanna Kreitinger discuss research being performed on dendritic cells in relation to the immune system.

December 7, 2016

How Can One Person's Blood Save 2 Million Babies?

Hank Green
A screenshot of Hank Green   
An Australian man named James Harrison holds the world record for most blood donations. His blood has saved the lives of millions of newborn babies, but how can one man's blood help babies all over the world?

December 2, 2016

Victorian Pseudosciences: Brain Personality Maps

Hank Green
A screenshot of Hank Green  
In 19th-century England, scientists were figuring out that certain parts of our brains were connected with certain parts of our bodies — but they came up with some terrible and misleading ideas that spread without rigorous scientific backing.

November 24, 2016

3 Scientific Ways Science Can Bust Art Forgeries

Three
Three
(Photo credit: Pixabay)  
Some works of art can be worth thousands, even millions, of dollars.

November 16, 2016

4 Things You're Not Allowed To Do In Space

Four
Four
(Photo credit: Pixabay) 
There are lots of things that you’re allowed to do on earth that you absolutely can’t if you’re an astronaut. Some of them, you wouldn’t expect.

Follow by Email

Thank You For Following!