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

June 24, 2017

Why Do Glue Labels Warn Not To Sniff It?

Hank Green
A screenshot of Hank Green  
Abusing inhalants, like glue, can cause serious health problems, and you shouldn't need a video on the internet to tell you that. But let's take a deeper look at why these chemicals are so dangerous.

June 17, 2017

Could Life Have Survived In Mars's Ancient Lake?

Hank Green
A screenshot of Hank Green  
Samples from the Curiosity rover suggest that Mars had a potentially habitable lake in its past, and gravitational lensing has helped scientists weigh a star!

June 16, 2017

Are Modern Humans Really Older Than We Thought?

Hank Green
A screenshot of Hank Green 
Until recently, fossil evidence for modern humans has only gone back 200,000 years. A new discovery in Morocco and thermoluminescence dating may help extend that beyond 300,000 years.

June 13, 2017

Can Hot Tubs Make You Sick?

Hank Green
A screenshot of Hank Green  
Soaking in a hot tub is a great way to relax your tired body, but it also comes with some microbial risks.

Why Is My Pee Green?

Hank Green
A screenshot of Hank Green 
How worried should you be when your urine isn't yellow, but instead it's green, red, or even black?

June 12, 2017

Why Do You Want To Squeeze Cute Things?

Hank Green
A screenshot of Hank Green  
The aggressive urges you might have when you see adorable things are probably related to the way you handle strong emotions.

3 Mind-Blowing Recent Dinosaur Discoveries

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From new insights into how we classify dinosaurs, to the structure of their feathers, to the timeline of their embryonic development, palaeontologists are still making cool discoveries all the time!

June 10, 2017

The Mystery Of The Cleveland-Lloyd Dinosaur Death Trap

Hank Green
A screenshot of Hank Green 
Palaeontologists think they've solved part of the mystery of the Cleveland-Lloyd Dinosaur Quarry, a dense bed of Jurassic dinosaur fossils.

June 9, 2017

The Hottest Planet Ever

Hank Green
A screenshot of Hank Green  
NASA is launching a mission to send a probe into the sun, and it's the first to be named after a living scientist! Astronomers have found another hot topic, and it's the hottest planet we've ever seen at 4300°C!

June 7, 2017

5 Undervalued Scientists: Great Minds Compilation

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Take some time with us to look back on a few of our episodes about scientists who deserve a little more recognition than they got.

June 5, 2017

Why Do People Riot?

Hank Green
A screenshot of Hank Green  
Peaceful protests can help people have their voices heard, but sometimes a protest becomes a more aggressive riot. How does that happen?

June 3, 2017

Can You Learn Perfect Pitch?

Hank Green
A screenshot of Hank Green  
Some people can identify a pitch without even looking at sheet music. Is it something they're born with or can it be learned?

June 2, 2017

6 Of The Coolest New Species Discovered In The Last Year

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Check out Ms. Spider Hat and five other new species scientists have discovered and classified in the last year!

May 31, 2017

What We (Don't) Know About Dark Matter

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A screenshot of Hank Green  
Scientists are still working on theories that might help explain what the vast majority of our universe is made of.

May 29, 2017

Why Do We Hate Losing So Much?

Hank Green
A screenshot of Hank Green  
Whether people are gambling, haggling, or just doing their best to save lives out there, losing is tough to deal with.

May 26, 2017

Why Was WannaCry Attack Such A Big Deal?

WannaCry/WannaCrypt
WannaCry/WannaCrypt 
On Friday, May 12th, 2017, the ransomware program WannaCry started spreading to computers all over the world at an alarming rate. 

May 22, 2017

3 Genes That Give People Superpowers

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There are genetic mutations in the population today that can grant people some seemingly superhuman abilities.

May 19, 2017

Why Is Fake Blood So Hard To Make?

Hank Green
A screenshot of Hank Green  
Functional artificial blood could solve a lot of problems, so why hasn't it been created yet?

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