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

April 28, 2017

April 25, 2017

3 Deadly Diseases You've Probably Never Heard Of

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There are some diseases, like Zika or malaria, that get a lot of media coverage.

April 23, 2017

Why Do Some People Tolerate Spicy Food?

Hank Green
A screenshot of Hank Green  
Some people can eat raw jalapeƱos like they're apples. Why do some people have a high tolerance for spicy food while others can't stand it?

April 21, 2017

Why Do Humans Have Menopause?

Hank Green
A screenshot of Hank Green  
The human body is full of mysteries, but we can start to solve those mysteries with help from science and the bodies of grandma whales.

April 19, 2017

April 18, 2017

Do Freudian Slips Mean Anything?

Sigmund Freud
Sigmund Freud
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Freudian slips are actually an artifact of how your brain processes language!

April 17, 2017

How Does Icing An Injury Help?

Hank Green
A screenshot of Hank Green  
Since your body is already pretty good at healing itself, does icing an injury actually help?

April 14, 2017

The Coming Robot Swams

Hank Green
A screenshot of Hank Green  
We might soon be following the logic of animal swarms to help us solve problems like traffic and constructing buildings in dangerous places, like Mars!

April 12, 2017

You Don't Have As Much Control As You Think You Do

Hank Green
A screenshot of Hank Green 
Like a scene from a horror film, you are in a elevator, you push the close button — Hurry! The murderer is coming at you!

April 10, 2017

3 Diseases That Make You Stink

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Body odor is usually normal, but when it's extreme it can be a sign of something gone wrong.

April 9, 2017

April 3, 2017

What Causes Dimples?

Woman With Dimples
Woman With Dimples
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Dimples! They're so cute, but surprisingly mysterious! What causes them naturally and how can we make them happen?

April 2, 2017

A Runaway Supermassive Black Hole

Hank Green
A screenshot of Hank Green  
Black holes are a wondrous force of the universe! Hank explains how we found a supermassive rogue black hole and how DNA behaves in space!

April 1, 2017

Injecting Yourself With Killer Bacteria

Hank Green
A screenshot of Hank Green 
Like every rose has its thorn, the Fangblenny is an adorable fish with sharp fangs and potent venom. But scientists think we might be able to use their venom as a painkiller!

March 30, 2017

The History Of The Internet, Part 2

Hank Green
A screenshot of Hank Green  
In part 2 of our History of the Internet series, Hank Green of the Scishow explains how public access became declared a human right!

March 28, 2017

Why Fava Beans Can Kill You

Hank Green
A screenshot of Hank Green  
For some people, fava beans can be deadly. What is it about this little legume that makes it so?

Does Meditation Really Affect Your Brain?

Hank Green
A screenshot of Hank Green 
You might think of meditation as just a New Age trend, but it may actually benefit your brain!

March 27, 2017

7 Science Illustrators You Should Know

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Seven  
Long before we had cameras scientists still needed visual documentation — enter the science illustrator!

March 26, 2017

This Is Your Brain On GPS

Hank Green
A screenshot of Hank Green  
Researchers have revealed a potentially life-saving rapid blood type test, and does using GPS to get around make your brain lazy?

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