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Honey: Bacteria's Worst Enemy
 
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It may not look like it sitting in that cute bear bottle, but honey is a supercharged bacteria-killing powerhouse! Learn more about hydrogen peroxide: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vVSC79nxCvI Hosted by: Hank Green ---------- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ---------- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters -- we couldn't make SciShow without them! Shout out to Justin Ove, Coda Buchanan, Lucy McGlasson, Accalia Elementia, Mark Terrio-Cameron, Saul, Kathy & Tim Philip, Kevin Bealer, Christopher Collins, Thomas J., charles george, Andreas Heydeck, Patrick D. Ashmore, Justin Lentz, Will and Sonja Marple, Ed Shelley, Chris Peters, Tim Curwick, Philippe von Bergen, Fatima Iqbal. ---------- Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/scishow ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Instagram: http://instagram.com/thescishow ---------- Sources: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22095907 http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/ed084p1643?journalCode=jceda8 http://www.compoundchem.com/2014/08/21/chemistryofhoney/ https://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/aa142 http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0278691510003959 http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/how-do-salt-and-sugar-pre/ http://www.livescience.com/33061-why-does-hydrogen-peroxide-fizz-on-cuts.html http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/961833-overview#a5 Images: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Cueva_arana.jpg https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Cristallizzazione_del_miele_IMG_0371.JPG https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:77_1gpe.png https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Apis_mellifera_Portrait.jpg https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Methylglyoxal#/media/File:Pyruvaldehyde.svg https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Manuka_flowers_and_native_bee.jpg
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How a Bee Becomes Queen
 
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Royal jelly! For bees, it’s what makes all the difference between a queen and a worker. Hosted by: Hank Green ---------- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters -- we couldn't make SciShow without them! Shout out to Justin Ove, Justin Lentz, David Campos, John Szymakowski, Peso255, Jeremy Peng, Avi Yaschin, and Fatima Iqbal. ---------- Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/scishow Or help support us by becoming our patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Instagram: http://instagram.com/thescishow Sources: http://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/pressroom/presspacs/2011/acs-presspac-september-21-2011/queen-bee-or-worker-bee-new-insights-into-famous-honeybee-society-caste-system.html http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/pr200473a http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/pr200473a?tokenDomain=presspac&tokenAccess=presspac&forwardService=showFullText&journalCode=jprobs http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/80beats/2011/04/26/what-makes-a-queen-bee-one-special-protein-apparently/#.VXevolzBzGc http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3059907/ http://westernfarmpress.com/management/queen-bees-need-more-royal-jelly http://blogs.nature.com/news/2011/04/honey_bees.html http://www.slate.com/articles/health_and_science/science/2012/11/democracy_in_honeybees_and_other_animals_what_humans_can_learn_from_social.single.html http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v473/n7348/full/nature10093.html http://usabtm.weburl.ro/utilizatori/ZOOTEHNIE/file/REVISTA%202011/vol%2044/2/BIOCHIM/Barnutiu.pdf https://www.flickr.com/photos/usgsbiml/
Views: 4539229 SciShow
Why Do Cats Knead?
 
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SciShow tackles one of the cutest questions ever: Why cats knead. You might have heard the theory, but do you know what adult cats would hold on to kitten-like behavior? The answers await! ---------- Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/artist/52/SciShow Or help support us by subscribing to our page on Subbable: https://subbable.com/scishow ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Thanks Tank Tumblr: http://thankstank.tumblr.com Sources: http://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/a-brief-history-of-house-cats-158390681/ http://www.smcm.edu/psyc/_assets/documents/SMP/Showcase/1213_LMartin.pdf http://www.livescience.com/40548-why-do-cats-knead.html http://bigcatrescue.org/wildcat-facts/
Views: 1226142 SciShow
Tardigrades: Adorable Extremophiles
 
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Hank explains why NASA and the European Space Agency are in love with tardigrades and how these extremophiles are helping us study the panspermia hypothesis. Follow SciShow on Twitter! http://www.twitter.com/scishow Like SciShow on Facebook! http://www.facebook.com/scishow
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Where Do Domestic Cats Come From?
 
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Do you give ancient Egypt credit for the domestication of cats? That’s what many people think! But, with some new evidence, it seems that cats became our cuddly counterparts a little further east and because of an emerging pest problem. Hosted by: Hank Green ---------- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ---------- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters -- we couldn't make SciShow without them! Shout out to Bryce Daifuku, Kevin Bealer, Justin Lentz, Mark Terrio-Cameron, Patrick Merrithew, Accalia Elementia, Fatima Iqbal, Benny, Kyle Anderson, Mike Frayn, Tim Curwick, Will and Sonja Marple, Philippe von Bergen, Chris Peters, Kathy Philip, Patrick D. Ashmore, Thomas J., Charles George, Bader AlGhamdi. ---------- Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/scishow ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Instagram: http://instagram.com/thescishow ---------- Sources: http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2016/01/were-cats-domesticated-more-once http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2013/12/when-cats-became-comrades http://www.pnas.org/content/111/1/116 http://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/a-brief-history-of-house-cats-158390681/?no-ist http://www.pnas.org/content/111/48/17230.abstract http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2014/11/genes-turned-wildcats-kitty-cats http://www.slate.com/articles/health_and_science/science/2015/07/cat_domestication_debate_over_hunting_tameness_docility_affection_feral.html http://www.livescience.com/48696-origins-of-cat-domestication.html http://science.sciencemag.org/content/317/5837/519 http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0147295 Images: Egyptian Tomb Carvings: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Sarcophagus_of_Prince_Thutmose%27s_cat_by_Madam_Rafa%C3%A8le.jpg Bastet:https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Bastet_Istanbul_museum.JPG Fertile Crescent: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Fertile_Crescent_map.png African Wild Cat: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:AfricanWildCat.jpg Wild Cat 2: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Felis_Lybica_Sarda_05.JPG Leopard Cat: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Leopard_Cat_Tennoji.jpg Leopard Cat Night: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Leopard_cat_India.jpg
Views: 848342 SciShow
Oklo, the Two Billion Year Old Nuclear Reactor
 
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SciShow takes you to a uranium deposit in Africa where, eons ago, a unique set of conditions came together to form the world’s only known natural nuclear reactor. Check it out! No radiation suit required! Hosted by: Hank Green ---------- Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/scishow Or help support us by subscribing to our page on Subbable: https://subbable.com/scishow ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Thanks Tank Tumblr: http://thankstank.tumblr.com Sources:
Views: 2162282 SciShow
Bitcoin: How Cryptocurrencies Work
 
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Whether or not it's worth investing in, the math behind Bitcoin is an elegant solution to some complex problems. Hosted by: Michael Aranda Special Thanks: Dalton Hubble Learn more about Cryptography: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-yFZGF8FHSg ---------- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ---------- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters—we couldn't make SciShow without them! Shout out to Bella Nash, Kevin Bealer, Mark Terrio-Cameron, Patrick Merrithew, Charles Southerland, Fatima Iqbal, Benny, Kyle Anderson, Tim Curwick, Will and Sonja Marple, Philippe von Bergen, Bryce Daifuku, Chris Peters, Patrick D. Ashmore, Charles George, Bader AlGhamdi ---------- Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/scishow ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Instagram: http://instagram.com/thescishow ---------- Sources: https://bitinfocharts.com/ https://chrispacia.wordpress.com/2013/09/02/bitcoin-mining-explained-like-youre-five-part-2-mechanics/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lx9zgZCMqXE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nQZUi24TrdI https://bitcoin.org/en/how-it-works http://www.forbes.com/sites/investopedia/2013/08/01/how-bitcoin-works/#36bd8b2d25ee http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/how-does-bitcoin-work/ https://blockchain.info/charts/total-bitcoins https://en.bitcoin.it/wiki/Controlled_supply https://www.bitcoinmining.com/ http://bitamplify.com/mobile/?a=news Image Sources: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Cryptocurrency_Mining_Farm.jpg
Views: 2656532 SciShow
What Happens if Your Body is Exposed to the Vacuum of Space?
 
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Hank answers a SciShow viewer's most pressing question about what happens if the human body gets exposed to space. Would your head really explode? Like SciShow? http://www.facebook.com/scishow Follow SciShow! http://www.twitter.com/scishow T*umbl SciShow. http://scishow.tumblr.com References http://imagine.gsfc.nasa.gov/docs/ask_astro/answers/970603.html http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/badastronomy/2012/01/31/qba-what-happens-if-you-are-exposed-to-the-vacuum-of-space/#.UMGD-pPjn0g
Views: 1517710 SciShow
Epigenetics
 
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Hank & his clone Circus Hank explain the power of epigenetics, which studies the factors that determine how much or whether some genes are expressed in your body. Like SciShow on Facebook! http://www.facebook.com/scishow Follow SciShow on Twitter! http://www.twitter.com/scishow More SciShow! Solar Energy - http://youtu.be/4uPVZUTLAvA Foldit Gamers FTW - http://youtu.be/JdBcpdH_ptA
Views: 1883926 SciShow
IDTIMWYTIM: Radiation
 
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Hank explains the whole story about radiation - the good, the extremely helpful, and the bad. Like SciShow on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Follow SciShow on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow
Views: 488440 SciShow
How Do Touchscreens Work?
 
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Ever wonder how your finger can magically control your smartphone screen? We explain in this episode of SciShow. Hosted by: Michael Aranda ---------- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ---------- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters -- we couldn't make SciShow without them! Shout out to Justin Ove, Accalia Elementia, Kathy & Tim Philip, Kevin Bealer, Justin Lentz, Fatima Iqbal, Thomas J., Chris Peters, Tim Curwick, Lucy McGlasson, Andreas Heydeck, Will and Sonja Marple, Mark Terrio-Cameron, Charles George, Christopher Collins, and Patrick D. Ashmore. ---------- Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/scishow ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Instagram: http://instagram.com/thescishow ---------- Sources: https://gigaom.com/2013/07/10/the-metal-coating-that-makes-iphones-touch-sensitive-is-running-out/ http://www.ti.com/lit/an/slyt209a/slyt209a.pdf http://large.stanford.edu/courses/2012/ph250/lee2/docs/art6.pdf https://www.newhavendisplay.com/app_notes/TPcompare.pdf https://www.sparkfun.com/datasheets/LCD/HOW%20DOES%20IT%20WORK.pdf http://www.microchip.com/design-centers/touch-input-sensing/touch-screen-and-touch-pad-controllers/technology/analog-resistive http://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2013/04/from-touch-displays-to-the-surface-a-brief-history-of-touchscreen-technology/ http://www.gtouch.com.tw/products_panels_pcap.html http://large.stanford.edu/courses/2012/ph250/lee2/docs/art6.pdf
Views: 960567 SciShow
Why No Giant Mammals?
 
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Hank gives a quick run-down of the reasons scientists think the land mammals of today are nowhere near the size of the largest sauropods. Some of them might surprise you! If you liked this video, check out more videos about natural history and paleontology on SciShow's sister channel, Eons: https://www.youtube.com/eons Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/artist/52/SciShow -- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com SOURCES http://news.discovery.com/animals/how-dinosaurs-got-so-big-120131.html http://dinosaurs.about.com/od/dinosaurevolution/a/bigdinos.htm http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn19771-why-mammals-grew-big--and-then-stopped.html http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=land-size-limits-body-size http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/ngm/0507/resources_who.html http://earthsky.org/earth/felisa-smith-why-mammals-havent-out-sized-biggest-dinosaurs http://www.sciencemag.org/content/330/6008/1216.abstract http://www.cam.ac.uk/research/features/mammals-vs-dinosaurs http://blogs.smithsonianmag.com/dinosaur/2012/06/when-mammals-ate-dinosaurs/ http://svpow.com/2013/02/19/personal-milestones-publishing-the-ph-d http://www.slate.com/articles/news_and_politics/explainer/2009/02/a_snake_the_size_of_a_plane.html http://www.dinodatabase.com/dinorcds.asp http://voices.yahoo.com/indricotherium-largest-land-mammal-ever-237482.html http://science.kqed.org/quest/2010/03/17/the-largest-land-mammal-that-ever-lived/ http://phenomena.nationalgeographic.com/2013/02/25/dinosaur-reproduction-not-ancient-gravity-made-sauropods-super-sized/ http://www.popsci.com/science/article/2012-02/hot-weather-makes-mammals-smaller-%E2%80%94%C2%A0what-does-mean-global-warming http://scienceline.ucsb.edu/getkey.php?key=427 http://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/dinosaurs/How-to-Build-a-Giant-Dinosaur.html http://www.plosone.org/article/info:doi/10.1371/journal.pone.0028442 http://www.nmfs.noaa.gov/pr/species/mammals/cetaceans/bluewhale.htm
Views: 1842205 SciShow
Plasma, The Most Common Phase of Matter in the Universe
 
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Get to know plasma, the most common, but probably least understood, phase of matter in the universe! Hosted by: Michael Aranda ---------- Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/scishow Or help support us by subscribing to our page on Subbable: https://subbable.com/scishow ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Instagram: http://instagram.com/thescishow Sources: http://www.universetoday.com/84361/plasma/ http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/quotwhat-causes-the-stran/ http://www.plasmacoalition.org/plasma_writeups/lightning.pdf http://ec.europa.eu/research/energy/euratom/index_en.cfm?pg=fusion&section=plasma-physics http://education.jlab.org/qa/plasma_02.html http://science.howstuffworks.com/nature/natural-disasters/lightning.htm http://www.universetoday.com/50734/states-of-matter/ http://home.howstuffworks.com/fluorescent-lamp.htm http://science.howstuffworks.com/environmental/energy/plasma-converter.htm http://csep10.phys.utk.edu/astr162/lect/light/ionization.html Images: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Erasmus_of_Formia#mediaviewer/File:Falkensteiner_Retabel_Drehfl%C3%BCgel_rechts_au%C3%9Fen.jpg http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/St._Elmo%27s_fire#mediaviewer/File:Elmo%27s_fire-2.jpg http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Crookes#mediaviewer/File:Sir_William_Crookes_1906.jpg http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:PSM_V48_D855_Crookes_tubes.jpg http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Gerds_plasma.jpg http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Star#mediaviewer/File:The_Sun_by_the_Atmospheric_Imaging_Assembly_of_NASA%27s_Solar_Dynamics_Observatory_-_20100819.jpg http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Lightning3.jpg
Views: 782100 SciShow
Lead: The Original Artificial Sweetener
 
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Lead is really useful when you add it to things like paint and gasoline. Problem is, it’s also poisonous. Hosted by: Hank Green ---------- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters -- we couldn't make SciShow without them! Shout out to Justin Ove, John Szymakowski, Fatima Iqbal, Justin Lentz, David Campos, and Chris Peters. ---------- Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/scishow Or help support us by becoming our patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Instagram: http://instagram.com/thescishow Sources: http://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/toxfaqs/TF.asp?id=93&tid=22 http://www.thenation.com/article/secret-history-lead?page=0,0 http://www.rsc.org/chemistryworld/News/2007/January/19010702.asp http://www.niehs.nih.gov/health/topics/agents/lead/ http://www.theatlantic.com/features/archive/2014/03/the-toxins-that-threaten-our-brains/284466/ http://www.radford.edu/~wkovarik/ethylwar/IJOEH.pdf http://www.pbs.org/benfranklin/l3_inquiring_medical.html https://books.google.co.nz/books?id=oAAAAAAAMBAJ&pg=PA94&hl=en#v=onepage&q&f=false http://www.slate.com/articles/news_and_politics/explainer/2007/08/why_do_they_put_lead_paint_in_toys.html http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1139187/ http://www.smithsonianmag.com/arts-culture/sugar-of-lead-a-deadly-sweetener-89984487/?no-ist
Views: 727605 SciShow
Why Do I Have Tonsil Stones?
 
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If you found the whiteish-yellowish lump on your throat, that might be a tonsil stone. But where does the lump come from? Why do you have it? Hosted by: Michael Aranda Want more SciShow in person? We'll be at NerdCon: Nerdfighteria in Boston on February 25th and 26th! For more information, go to http://www.nerdconnerdfighteria.com/ ---------- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ---------- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters—we couldn't make SciShow without them! Shout out to Jeremy Peng, Kevin Bealer, Mark Terrio-Cameron, KatieMarie Magnone, Patrick Merrithew, Charles Southerland, Fatima Iqbal, Benny, Kyle Anderson, Tim Curwick, Scott Satovsky Jr, Will and Sonja Marple, Philippe von Bergen, Bella Nash, Bryce Daifuku, Chris Peters, Saul, Patrick D. Ashmore, Charles George, Bader AlGhamdi ---------- Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/scishow ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Instagram: http://instagram.com/thescishow ---------- Sources: http://www.nytimes.com/2009/09/01/health/01tons.html https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17372553 http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1286457906002280 http://scienceline.ucsb.edu/getkey.php?key=3273 http://www.livescience.com/26983-lymphatic-system.html http://medcell.med.yale.edu/histology/immune_system_lab/palatine_tonsil.php https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19716006 Image Sources: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Tonsillolith_in_mouth.jpg https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Throat_with_Tonsils_0012J.jpeg
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5 of the World's Most Dangerous Chemicals
 
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They explode when you touch them. Even a millionth of a gram can kill you. They can even disable you with their horrifying smell. SciShow introduces you to give of the most dangerous chemicals in the world. Hosted by: Hank Green ---------- Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/scishow Or help support us by subscribing to our page on Subbable: https://subbable.com/scishow ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Thanks Tank Tumblr: http://thankstank.tumblr.com Sources: http://pipeline.corante.com/archives/things_i_wont_work_with/ http://web.archive.org/web/20060318221608/http://www.airproducts.com/nr/rdonlyres/8479ed55-2170-4651-a3d4-223b2957a9f3/0/safetygram39.pdf http://www.bunkertours.co.uk/germany_2004.htm http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/anie.201100300/abstract http://www2.chemistry.msu.edu/courses/CEM958/10-11/talks/Spahlinger.pdf http://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/csem/csem.asp?csem=6&po=12 http://books.google.com.au/books?id=MSDOAAAAMAAJ&pg=RA3-PA6&lpg=RA3-PA6&dq=smell+thioacetone&source=bl&ots=X0UH-GWpAa&sig=5wmkE-x9ZTWlWq5mCb6aQ9Argvw&hl=en&ei=14IoSoXQAtuptgeX0-jWBQ&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&redir_esc=y http://www.ebah.com.br/content/ABAAAe2O8AA/clayden-greeves-organic-chemistry https://www.princeton.edu/~achaney/tmve/wiki100k/docs/Thiol.html http://webbook.nist.gov/cgi/cbook.cgi?ID=C4756052&Mask=8 http://www.psc.edu/science/Klein2000/getting_jump_on_superacids.pdf http://www.realclearscience.com/blog/2013/08/the-worlds-strongest-acids.html http://science.howstuffworks.com/acid-info.htm http://pipeline.corante.com/archives/2013/01/09/things_i_wont_work_with_azidoazide_azides_more_or_less.php http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/anie.201100300/abstract http://web.archive.org/web/20060318221608/http://www.airproducts.com/nr/rdonlyres/8479ed55-2170-4651-a3d4-223b2957a9f3/0/safetygram39.pdf http://www.purdue.edu/ehps/rem/hmm/pyro.htm
Views: 7139292 SciShow
So what IS the Higgs boson?
 
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Hank responds to viewer questions, and explains what the Higgs boson particle actually IS. Follow SciShow on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Like SciShow on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow
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Why Do Planes Fly So High?
 
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We’ve all been flying high ever since the development of the jet engine in the mid-1950s. But why were jets were designed to fly at those high altitudes in the first place? Hosted by: Hank Green ---------- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters -- we couldn't make SciShow without them! Shout out to Justin Ove, Chris Peters, John Szymakowski, Peso255, Fatima Iqbal, Justin Lentz, and David Campos. ---------- Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/scishow Or help support us by becoming our patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Instagram: http://instagram.com/thescishow Sources: http://www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/tech_ops/read.main/56218/ http://www.decodedscience.com/why-do-jet-airplanes-fly-at-high-altitudes/9815 https://www.grc.nasa.gov/www/k-12/BGP/PAT/Fuel_and_Air2_act.htm https://www.grc.nasa.gov/www/K-12/airplane/lift1.html
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IDTIMWYTIM: Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle
 
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The Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle might not mean what you think it means: Hank clears things up for us in this edition of IDTIMWYTIM, by distinguishing between the Uncertainty Principle and the Observer Effect, which are often conflated. Like SciShow on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Follow SciShow on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow References: http://hyperphysics.phy-astr.gsu.edu/hbase/uncer.html http://science.howstuffworks.com/innovation/science-questions/quantum-suicide2.htm http://www.aip.org/history/heisenberg/p08.htm
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3 Neat Facts About Narwhals (Including: They're Real!)
 
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In case you didn't know, not only are narwhals real, they're rad. Hank shares some little known facts about one of the least understood sea mammals, including some insights into why they're so hard to study, and what that big thing on its face is for! ----------- Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/artist/52/SciShow Or help support us by subscribing to our page on Subbable: https://subbable.com/scishow -- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Thanks Tank Tumblr: http://thankstank.tumblr.com Sources: http://www.narwhal.org/index.html http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/mammals/narwhal/ http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2007/08/hunting-narwhals/hunting-narwhals-text http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/accounts/Monodontidae/ http://www.nytimes.com/2005/12/13/science/13narw.html?pagewanted=all&_r=0 ** tusk is sensitive http://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/In-Search-of-the-Mysterious-Narwhal.html * http://science.howstuffworks.com/zoology/marine-life/narwhal3.htm *tusks http://www.defenders.org/narwhal/basic-facts
Views: 842923 SciShow
Liquid Fluoride Thorium Reactors (LFTR): Energy for the Future?
 
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Hank addresses a highly requested topic - liquid fluoride thorium reactors - and tells us how LFTR might be the future of energy in ... China? Like SciShow on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Follow SciShow on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow References: http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/nuclear-power-entrepreneurs-push-thorium-as-a-fuel/2011/12/15/gIQALTinPR_story.html http://theweek.com/article/index/213611/could-thorium-make-nuclear-power-safe
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Strong Interaction: The Four Fundamental Forces of Physics #1a
 
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Part one of a four part series on the fundamental forces (or interactions) of physics begins with the strong force or strong interaction - which on the small scale holds quarks together to form protons, neutrons and other hadron particles. Like SciShow on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Follow SciShow on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow
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Why Do I Have to Use a Number 2 Pencil?
 
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Why do exams always tell you to use a number 2 pencil? What happens if you don’t? Quick Questions explains! Hosted by: Michael Aranda ---------- Messages from our Subbable subscribers: “Man, I was really holding out for that lab coat!” - Erik Avalos “Flabbergasted lemmings elegantly circumnavigate unanticipated pandemoniums utilizing transparent aluminium hovercraft.” - Eric Svensson “I thank God for your work, SciShow team!” - Jay J. Atherton “Piret you are awesome and truly good friend” - Stiina Sild “Practice. Don't wait until you are good at something to do it.” - Mike Chaput “Thank you, Kim for my beautiful babies! Go Science!” - Jonathon Dunn “Proud to support SciShow. You should too!” - Sharon Vaughn “Rainy days a perfect!” - Viktorija Zuran “Love you Scott. In our hearts forever ❤ UMW Theatre” - Sam Wilhelm “Don't Forget to Be Awesome.” - Elise Logan ---------- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters -- we couldn't make SciShow without them! Shout out to Justin Lentz, John Szymakowski, Ruben Galvao, and Peso255. ---------- Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/scishow Or help support us by becoming our patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Instagram: http://instagram.com/thescishow Sources: http://www-03.ibm.com/ibm/history/ibm100/us/en/icons/testscore/ http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2010/10/why-you-used-to-have-to-use-2-pencils-with-scantron-forms/ http://mentalfloss.com/article/24832/what-makes-2-pencils-so-special http://pencils.com/what-is-a-no-2-pencil/ http://www.howeverythingworks.org/page1.php?QNum=1529
Views: 1274906 SciShow
Why Do I Feel Lightheaded When I Stand Up?
 
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Have you ever stood up and felt a bit dizzy and lightheaded? Learn why it happens in this SciShow Quick Question! Hosted by: Michael Aranda ---------- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ---------- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters -- we couldn't make SciShow without them! Shout out to Justin Ove, Accalia Elementia, Kathy & Tim Philip, Kevin Bealer, Justin Lentz, Fatima Iqbal, Linnea Boyev, Tomasz Jonarski, Chris Peters, Philippe von Bergen, Will and Sonja Marple, and Mark Terrio-Cameron. ---------- Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/scishow ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Instagram: http://instagram.com/thescishow ---------- Links to Other Videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GvvH9gd1Njk Sources: http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/low-blood-pressure/basics/definition/con-20032298 http://www.aafp.org/afp/2003/1215/p2393.html http://www.medicinenet.com/orthostatic_hypotension/page2.htm#what_is_orthostatic_hypotension http://www.webmd.com/a-to-z-guides/hypotension-orthostatic http://www.wisegeekhealth.com/what-is-a-head-rush.htm http://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Conditions/HighBloodPressure/AboutHighBloodPressure/Understanding-Blood-Pressure-Readings_UCM_301764_Article.jsp#.VsOMLrQ4Gt8
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What are Blood Types?
 
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Quick Questions explains why, when it comes right down to it, there are really only eight kinds of people in the world. ---------- Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/artist/52/SciShow Or help support us by subscribing to our page on Subbable: https://subbable.com/scishow ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Thanks Tank Tumblr: http://thankstank.tumblr.com Sources: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK2261/ http://www.nobelprize.org/educational/medicine/landsteiner/readmore.html http://anthro.palomar.edu/blood/Rh_system.htm http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/002223.htm http://www.rcsb.org/pdb/101/motm.do?momID=21 http://learn.genetics.utah.edu/content/inheritance/blood/ http://www.northshore.org/community-events/donating-blood/blood-types/ http://www.redcrossblood.org/learn-about-blood/blood-types
Views: 1424034 SciShow
What Happens If You're Struck By Lightning?
 
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The chances of you being hit by lightning are small by comparison, but it does happen! Hank will go through what ultimately happens when you are struck by lightning because chances are you will survive to tell it to your friends. Like SciShow? Want to get cool things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/artist/52/SciShow Or help support us by subscribing to our page on Subbable: https://subbable.com/scishow -- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Thanks Tank Tumblr: http://thankstank.tumblr.com Sources for this episode: http://www.npr.org/blogs/theprotojournalist/2013/07/17/200140433/the-randomness-of-lightning-fatalities-a-mapstory?utm_source=npr&utm_medium=facebook&utm_campaign=20130717 http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20120926-what-causes-lightening/2 http://science.howstuffworks.com/nature/climate-weather/storms/struck-by-lightning.htm http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/capital-weather-gang/wp/2013/05/08/ten-shocking-things-that-can-happen-if-you-are-struck-by-lightning/ http://twistedsifter.com/2012/03/lichtenberg-figures-lightning-strike-scars/ http://www.lightning-strike.org/DesktopDefault.aspx http://www.afms.af.mil/news/story.asp?id=123316472 http://www.slate.com/articles/news_and_politics/dispatches/2005/06/dont_stand_by_me.html http://www.nytimes.com/1983/09/30/obituaries/roy-sullivan.html http://discovertheodds.com/what-are-the-odds-of-being-struck-by-lightning/ http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2004/06/0623_040623_lightningfacts.html http://mddirect.org/2012/08/06/when-lightning-strikes/
Views: 1103170 SciShow
What Causes Pins and Needles?
 
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Ever wondered what causes that strange tingling feeling? Well, settle in as Quick Questions explains how it works. Just be careful how you sit. Hosted by: Hank Green ---------- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters -- we couldn't make SciShow without them! Shout out to Justin Ove, Justin Lentz, David Campos, Chris Peters, and Fatima Iqbal. ---------- Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/scishow Or help support us by becoming our patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Instagram: http://instagram.com/thescishow Sources: http://www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/paresthesia/paresthesia.htm http://mentalfloss.com/article/21035/why-do-limbs-fall-asleep http://www.livescience.com/33727-pins-needles-sensation.html http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20592403 http://www.betterhealth.vic.gov.au/bhcv2/bhcarticles.nsf/pages/Pins_and_needles http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/Pins-and-needles/Pages/Introduction.aspx
Views: 892444 SciShow
What Happens When You Faint?
 
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Why do we faint? Because sometimes, your nervous system just doesn’t know what to do with itself. Hosted by: Hank Green ---------- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters -- we couldn't make SciShow without them! Shout out to Justin Ove, John Szymakowski, Fatima Iqbal, Justin Lentz, David Campos, and Chris Peters. ---------- Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/scishow Or help support us by becoming our patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Instagram: http://instagram.com/thescishow Sources: http://faculty.weber.edu/molpin/healthclasses/1110/bookchapters/stressphysiologychapter.htm http://intermountainhealthcare.org/ext/Dcmnt?ncid=520408204 http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/106/9/1048.full http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/113/16/e715.full http://www.ncemi.org/cse/cse0101.htm http://www.nhs.uk/Conditions/Fainting/Pages/Causes.aspx
Views: 843640 SciShow
Absolute Zero: Absolute Awesome
 
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Hank explains absolute zero: -273.15 degrees Celsius - and the coldest place in the known universe may surprise you. A correction on our use of the phrase "degrees Kelvin" can be found in this video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OA98hl7Q5dQ - beginning at 6:43. Like SciShow on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Follow SciShow on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow References: Minimum zero point energy derived from uncertainty principle: http://hyperphysics.phy-astr.gsu.edu/hbase/quantum/hosc4.html#c1
Views: 1724138 SciShow
Electromagnetism - Magnetic Force: The Four Fundamental Forces of Physics #4b
 
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In this final segment on the four fundamental forces of physics, Hank tackles the magnetic force, the second of the two ways in which electromagnetism is apparent in the universe. Like SciShow on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Follow SciShow on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com.scishow References: http://www.magnet.fsu.edu/mediacenter/publications/flux/vol2issue2/milestones.html http://theory.uwinnipeg.ca/mod_tech/node83.html http://www.magnet.fsu.edu/ http://www.explainthatstuff.com/magnetism.html Forces of Nature by P.C.W. Davies Introduction to Elementary Particles by David Griffiths
Views: 589064 SciShow
What Stephen Hawking Really Said About Black Holes
 
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Hank explains the science behind recent reports that physics great Stephen Hawking said "there are no black holes." There are. They're just super complicated. ---------- Messages from our Subbable subscribers: Happy Valentine's Day my beautiful panda. I love you. I love you Steve- almost as much as Science. ---------- Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/artist/52/SciShow Or help support us by subscribing to our page on Subbable: https://subbable.com/scishow ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Thanks Tank Tumblr: http://thankstank.tumblr.com Sources: http://arxiv.org/abs/1401.5761 http://arxiv.org/pdf/1401.5761v1.pdf http://www.popularmechanics.com/science/space/deep/no-black-holes-heres-what-stephen-hawking-actually-said-16442205?src=spr_TWITTER&spr_id=1457_42616980 http://www.pbs.org/newshour/updates/hawking-meant-black-holes/
Views: 1571338 SciShow
The Leidenfrost Effect: How to Make a Liquid Levitate
 
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In this video Michael Aranda explains what the Leidenfrost Effect is, and how it can cause liquid to 'levitate'. Hosted by: Michael Aranda ---------- Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/scishow Or help support us by subscribing to our page on Subbable: https://subbable.com/scishow ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Instagram: http://instagram.com/thescishow Sources: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2058218 https://books.google.com/books?id=9wmgYl49YQ0C&pg=PA91&lpg=PA91&dq=joh ann+leidenfrost&source=bl&ots=13dysZZkrP&sig=3n1Xj1n6f8omb1OmTcARMV0fL RU&hl=en&sa=X&ei=xunDVPLqMcGmgwShloPoDg&ved=0CDAQ6AEwAzgK#v=one page&q=johann%20leidenfrost&f=false http://pages.uoregon.edu/msiuo/taylor/fractalfiles/Film-Boiling%20Liquids.pdf http://link.aps.org/accepted/10.1103/PhysRevLett.109.074301 http://www.nature.com/srep/2012/121010/srep00720/full/srep00720.html http://www.pmmh.espci.fr/fr/gouttes/Publications_files/Dupeux2014.pdf http://www.epa.gov/rpdweb00/docs/cleanup/nanotechnology/chapter-3-lab-on- a-chip.pdf http://www.bath.ac.uk/news/2013/09/05/leidenfrost-maze/
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Why Does Cold Brew Coffee Taste Better?
 
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Like it or hate it, cold brew coffee definitely tastes different than regular ol' drip, and it's all thanks to science. Hosted by: Hank Green Learn more about making coffee at youtube.com/learnhowtoadult ---------- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ---------- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters—we couldn't make SciShow without them! Shout out to Kevin, Bealer, Mark Terrio-Cameron, KatieMarie Magnone, Patrick Merrithew, Charles Southerland, Fatima Iqbal, Sultan Alkhulaifi, Tim Curwick, Scott Satovsky Jr, Philippe von Bergen, Bella Nash, Bryce Daifuku, Chris Peters, Patrick D. Ashmore, Piya Shedden, Charles George ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Instagram: http://instagram.com/thescishow ---------- Sources: http://www.scaa.org/PDF/CoffeeBrewing-WettingHydrolysisExtractionRevisited.pdf http://legacy.sweetmarias.com/coffee_chemistry/tweaking_coffees_flavor_chem.html https://scienceandfooducla.wordpress.com/2014/08/19/coffee-brewing-chemistry-hot-brew-and-cold-brew/ http://www.bunn.com/sites/default/files/brochure/coffee_basics_scaa.pdf https://blog.intelligentsiacoffee.com/2017/01/17/extraction-theory-and-you/ https://www.beanscenemag.com.au/articles/view/socratic-coffee-explains-why-size-matters-part-iv http://cen.acs.org/articles/93/i33/Nitro-Cold-Brew.html http://theconversation.com/the-perfect-cup-of-coffee-boils-down-to-four-factors-30208
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Neanderthals: Smarter Than You Think
 
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You have more in common with a Neanderthal than you might think. Michael Aranda explains our latest finds in this episode of SciShow! Hosted by: Michael Aranda ---------- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ---------- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters -- we couldn't make SciShow without them! Shout out to Justin Ove, Accalia Elementia, Kathy & Tim Philip, Kevin Bealer, Justin Lentz, Fatima Iqbal, Linnea Boyev, Tomasz Jonarski, Chris Peters, Philippe von Bergen, Will and Sonja Marple, and Mark Terrio-Cameron. ---------- Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/scishow ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Instagram: http://instagram.com/thescishow ---------- Sources: http://humanorigins.si.edu/evidence/human-fossils/species/homo-neanderthalensis http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0960982207020659#aff1 http://mbe.oxfordjournals.org/content/30/4/844.long http://www.slate.com/blogs/quora/2013/09/22/how_complex_was_neanderthal_speech.html http://journal.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/fpsyg.2013.00397/full http://io9.gizmodo.com/early-humans-may-have-ripped-off-neanderthal-technology-1120926300 http://www.academia.edu/2701094/Neanderthal_Cognitive_Ability_and_Technological_Development http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/evolution/defy-stereotypes.html http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-25465102 http://www.nature.com/news/neanderthal-culture-old-masters-1.12974 http://www.pnas.org/content/110/35/14186.full http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/evolution/are-neanderthals-human.html
Views: 398452 SciShow
How Do My Fingerprints Form?
 
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How do fingerprints form? Even though many people think it’s random, a lot of it has to do with your genes! Hosted by: Hank Green ---------- Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/scishow Or help support us by becoming our patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Instagram: http://instagram.com/thescishow Annotations: Why Are There Animals on My Face?!: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fRQG8C94yJ4&list=UUZYTClx2T1of7BRZ86-8fow Twins x Twins = Twins? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f5xroTbYrRw Sources: http://www.pnas.org/content/108/19/7733.full.pdf http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/are-ones-fingerprints-sim/ http://math.arizona.edu/~anewell/publications/Fingerprint_Formation.pdf http://biometrics.cse.msu.edu/Publications/Fingerprint/JainetalTwinFp_PR02.pdf http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0035704 http://www.crime-scene-investigator.net/fingerprintsourcebookchp3.pdf http://www.livescience.com/30-lasting-impression-fingerprints-created.html
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The Truth About Asparagus and Your Pee
 
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An astonishing amount of research has gone into the question of whether asparagus really makes your urine smell funny. Sci Show explains it all inside! Hosted by: Hank Green ---------- Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/scishow Or help support us by subscribing to our page on Subbable: https://subbable.com/scishow ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Thanks Tank Tumblr: http://thankstank.tumblr.com Sources: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1379935/pdf/brjclinpharm00087-0116.pdf http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1715705/pdf/brmedj00052-0020.pdf http://chemse.oxfordjournals.org/content/early/2010/09/27/chemse.bjq081.full http://udel.edu/~mcdonald/mythasparagusurine.html http://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/why-asparagus-makes-your-urine-smell-49961252/?no-ist http://mentalfloss.com/article/24731/why-does-asparagus-make-your-pee-smell-funny http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20140818-mystery-of-asparagus-and-urine http://www.webmd.com/food-recipes/features/why-pee-smells-funny-eat-asparagus
Views: 684396 SciShow
Weird Places: Mauritania's Eye of the Sahara
 
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Explore the origins of one of the coolest geologic formations in the world, West Africa's Richat Structure. Help support us by subscribing to our page on Subbable: https://subbable.com/scishow ---------- Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/artist/52/SciShow ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Thanks Tank Tumblr: http://thankstank.tumblr.com Sources: http://www.amusingplanet.com/2012/05/richat-structure-eye-of-sahara.html http://www.lpi.usra.edu/publications/slidesets/geology/sgeo/slide_13.html http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap130519.html http://www.livescience.com/29906-eye-of-africa-peers-up-from-the-sand.html http://bibvir.uqac.ca/theses/030084214/030084214.pdf http://daac.gsfc.nasa.gov/geomorphology/GEO_2/GEO_PLATE_T-31.shtml http://geology.gsapubs.org/content/33/8/665.short http://articles.adsabs.harvard.edu/full/2001M%26PSA..36R.125M
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Dam Fun Facts About Beavers
 
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SciShow shares fun facts about nature's greatest engineers: the beaver! Special thanks to Dr. Heidi Perryman of http://www.martinezbeavers.org/ for pointing out some of our photo examples were of nutria, also called coypu, another large aquatic rodent, that is also cute, but not a beaver. --------- Want to learn more about Animal Wonders? https://www.youtube.com/user/Anmlwndrs ---------- Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/artist/52/SciShow Or help support us by subscribing to our page on Subbable: https://subbable.com/scishow ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Thanks Tank Tumblr: http://thankstank.tumblr.com Sources: http://news.discovery.com/animals/zoo-animals/beaver-dam-canada-space.htm http://wildlife.utah.gov/publications/pdf/2012_beavers.pdf http://www.vetmed.wsu.edu/features/baileyMay06.asp http://www.canadiangeographic.ca/kids/animal-facts/beaver.asp http://www.landscouncil.org/beaversolution/facts_on_beavers.asp http://newswatch.nationalgeographic.com/2013/10/01/beaver-butts-emit-goo-used-for-vanilla-flavoring/ http://www3.northern.edu/natsource/MAMMALS/Beaver1.htm
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How Does Hair Know When to Stop Growing?
 
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The hair on your scalp can get really long, but your leg hair doesn’t sweep the floor. Why not? Hosted by: Hank Green ---------- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters -- we couldn't make SciShow without them! Shout out to Christopher Prevoe, Justin Ove, John Szymakowski, Peso255, Ruben Galvao, Fatima Iqbal, Justin Lentz, and David Campos. ---------- Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/scishow Or help support us by becoming our patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Instagram: http://instagram.com/thescishow Sources:http://www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/hair-loss/science-hair?page=2 https://www.aad.org/dermatology-a-to-z/for-kids/about-hair/how-hair-grows http://www.loc.gov/rr/scitech/mysteries/grayhair.html http://physrev.physiology.org/content/81/1/449#ref-533 http://www.livestrong.com/article/109520-eyebrow-growth-rate/ http://stemcells.nih.gov/info/basics/pages/basics1.aspx http://physrev.physiology.org/content/81/1/449#ref-533 http://news.yale.edu/2011/09/01/yale-scientists-find-stem-cells-tell-hair-its-time-grow
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Quantum Computing Breakthrough
 
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Quantum physics is weird. But quantum computing could be awesome! Learn how scientists took a big leap this week toward making quantum computers a reality. For a free book from Audible, go to: http://www.audible.com/t1/30DayGoldFT_at?source_code=PDTGB0009PD010214 ---------- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters -- we couldn't make SciShow without them! Shout out to Justin Ove, Justin Lentz, David Campos, Philippe von Bergen, Chris Peters, Lilly Grainger, Happy Birthday!!, and Fatima Iqbal. ---------- Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/scishow Or help support us by becoming our patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Instagram: http://instagram.com/thescishow Sources: http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2015-10/cp-aso092815.php http://www.livescience.com/39961-chernobyl.html http://www.nuclearflower.com/zone/zone08.html http://animals.nationalgeographic.com.au/animals/mammals/przewalskis-horse/ http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2015-10/uons-cho100215.php http://whatis.techtarget.com/definition/logic-gate-AND-OR-XOR-NOT-NAND-NOR-and-XNOR https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g_IaVepNDT4 http://gizmodo.com/worlds-first-silicon-quantum-logic-gate-brings-quantum-1734653115 http://www.sciencealert.com/australian-engineers-have-put-quantum-technology-in-a-silicon-chip-for-the-first-time
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Your Brain is Plastic
 
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Educators, follow @IntelEDU on Twitter and visit http://intel.com/rightdevice for exclusive lesson plans, classroom tech ideas and to learn more about advancing education worldwide. Hank explains the gift that your brain gives you every day: the gift of neural plasticity -- the ways in which your brain actually changes at the cellular level as you learn. ------------------------ Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/artist/52/SciShow Or help support us by subscribing to our page on Subbable: https://subbable.com/scishow ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Thanks Tank Tumblr: http://thankstank.tumblr.com --------------------- Sources: http://faculty.washington.edu/chudler/plast.html http://nichcy.org/schoolage/effective-practices/brain101#learning http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17024677 http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2011/02/110203141837.htm http://sharpbrains.com/blog/2008/02/26/brain-plasticity-how-learning-changes-your-brain/
Views: 714775 SciShow
Sleep: Why We Need It and What Happens Without It
 
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What happens when you don't sleep? And why do we need to do it anyways? Hank explains the science of sleep: the cause, the benefits, and who holds the record for going without it! Like SciShow? Want to get cool things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/artist/52/SciShow Or help support us by subscribing to our page on Subbable: https://subbable.com/scishow -- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Thanks Tank Tumblr: http://thankstank.tumblr.com Thumbnail credit: Mark Sebastian Sources for this episode: http://healthysleep.med.harvard.edu/healthy/science/what/characteristics http://healthysleep.med.harvard.edu/healthy/matters/benefits-of-sleep/why-do-we-sleep http://faculty.washington.edu/chudler/chasleep.html http://www.sleepfoundation.org/article/how-sleep-works/animals-sleep-there-human-connection http://www.bbc.co.uk/science/humanbody/sleep/articles/whatissleep.shtml http://healthysleep.med.harvard.edu/image/200 http://www.nhahealth.com/science.htm http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/crux/2012/05/14/is-the-purpose-of-sleep-to-let-our-brains-defragment-like-a-hard-drive/#.UeOA_tLvsuc http://phys.org/news/2011-02-why-do-we-sleep.html http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3385863/ http://www.sciencenews.org/sn_arc97/5_24_97/fob2.htm http://harvardmagazine.com/2005/07/deep-into-sleep.html http://health.howstuffworks.com/mental-health/sleep/basics/why-do-we-sleep.htm http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=how-long-can-humans-stay http://www.indiana.edu/~p1013447/dictionary/sleepdep.htm http://www.sciencenews.org/view/generic/id/348604/description/News_in_Brief_Sleep_loss_affects_gene_activity http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2009/12/091215160900.htm http://science.howstuffworks.com/life/inside-the-mind/human-brain/sleep1.htm http://www.pbs.org/wnet/brain/episode3/sleep/ http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2010/05/sleep/max-text http://www.sleepfoundation.org/article/sleep-topics/melatonin-and-sleep http://discovermagazine.com/2006/oct/why-we-sleep#.UeLzwdLvsuc http://harvardmagazine.com/2005/07/deep-into-sleep.html
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Can We Get to Alpha Centauri?
 
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You like space exploration, and we like space exploration. So why aren't we investigating our closest to galactic neighbor, the triple star system Alpha Centauri? Is it time to give interstellar travel a shot? How would we do it? Hank explains our options, and lays out the challenges. Short version: You're gonna have to be patient! Like SciShow? Want to get cool things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/artist/52/SciShow Or help support us by subscribing to our page on Subbable: https://subbable.com/scishow -- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Thanks Tank Tumblr: http://thankstank.tumblr.com Sources for this episode: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/11/science/space/scientists-cast-doubt-on-the-closest-exoplanet.html?_r=1& http://news.discovery.com/space/alien-life-exoplanets/time-to-plan-for-a-millennium-mission-to-alpha-centauri-130617.htm http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/badastronomy/2012/10/16/alpha-centauri-has-a-planet/#.Uilb1JJt5r8 http://www.space.com/5094-alpha-centauri.html http://earthsky.org/space/alpha-centauri-travel-time http://www.nbcnews.com/id/49469723/ns/technology_and_science-space/t/alpha-centauri-mission-make-it-so-experts-say/#.UilebpJt5r8 http://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2012/10/could-we-one-day-send-humans-to-the-newly-discovered-planet-orbiting-alpha-centauri-b/263765/
Views: 896475 SciShow
Alan Turing: Great Minds
 
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Hank introduces us to that great mathematical mind, Alan Turing, who, as an openly gay man in the early 20th century faced brutal prejudice that eventually led to his suicide, despite being a genius war hero who helped the Allies defeat the Nazis. Like SciShow on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Follow SciShow on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow References for this episode can be found in the Google document here: http://dft.ba/-36J3
Views: 427101 SciShow
How Is That Not Killing You?
 
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When Hank watches nature documentaries he always comes away with one big question: how is that not killing you? In today's episode of SciShow he looks at three unusual ways that animals manage not to get killed by nature. Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/artist/52/SciShow -- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com References for this episode can be found in the Google document here: http://dft.ba/-6IJN
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Will the Periodic Table Ever Be Complete?
 
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Recently, humanity filled the periodic table up to atomic number 118, which nicely rounds out that row. But are we done yet? Have we discovered all of the different elements? And what is an "island of stability?" Learn about the 4 Newest Elements: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h9bzQIsQMAI Learn about Richard Feynman: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JIJw3OLB9sI Hosted by: Michael Aranda ---------- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ---------- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters -- we couldn't make SciShow without them! Shout out to Patrick Merrithew, Will and Sonja Marple, Thomas J., Kevin Bealer, Chris Peters, charles george, Kathy & Tim Philip, Tim Curwick, Bader AlGhamdi, Justin Lentz, Patrick D. Ashmore, Mark Terrio-Cameron, Benny, Fatima Iqbal, Accalia Elementia, Kyle Anderson, and Philippe von Bergen. ---------- Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/scishow ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Instagram: http://instagram.com/thescishow ---------- Sources: http://pubs.acs.org/doi/pdf/10.1021/ed067p7 http://www.slate.com/articles/health_and_science/science/2016/06/four_elements_will_be_added_to_the_periodic_table_here_s_what_you_need_to.html http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/ja02218a004 http://www.meta-synthesis.com/webbook/35_pt/JCE_PTs_1934_medium.pdf http://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/when-will-we-reach-end-periodic-table-180957851/?no-ist http://www.rsc.org/chemistryworld/Issues/2010/November/ColumnThecrucible.asp https://books.google.com/books?id=sKwpDAAAQBAJ&pg=PA11 http://www.bbc.com/earth/story/20160115-how-many-more-chemical-elements-are-there-for-us-to-find https://www.superheavies.de/english/research_program/highlights_element_117.htm. Image Sources: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:RichardFeynman-PaineMansionWoods1984_copyrightTamikoThiel_bw.jpg
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3 Amazing Photosynthetic Animals
 
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Hank's love affair with plants takes a slight hit now that he's learned about several animal species that can photosynthesize. Fortunately, he's excited enough about these animals to share them with all of us! Let SciShow introduce you to three these special photosynthetic animals. Like SciShow! http://www.facebook.com/scishow Follow SciShow! http://www.twitter.com/scishow References and image licenses for this episode can be found in the Google document here: http://dft.ba/-2Dwr
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Game Theory: The Science of Decision-Making
 
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With up to ten years in prison at stake, will Wanda rat Fred out? Game theory is looking at human interactions through the lens of mathematics. Hosted by: Hank Green ---------- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ---------- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters -- we couldn't make SciShow without them! Shout out to Kevin Bealer, Justin Lentz, Mark Terrio-Cameron, Patrick Merrithew, Accalia Elementia, Fatima Iqbal, Benny, Kyle Anderson, Mike Frayn, Tim Curwick, Will and Sonja Marple, Philippe von Bergen, Chris Peters, Kathy Philip, Patrick D. Ashmore, Thomas J., charles george, and Bader AlGhamdi. ---------- Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/scishow ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Instagram: http://instagram.com/thescishow ---------- Sources: https://www.khanacademy.org/economics-finance-domain/microeconomics/nash-equilibrium-tutorial http://levine.sscnet.ucla.edu/general/whatis.htm http://assets.cambridge.org/97805213/61774/sample/9780521361774ws.pdf https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qcLZMYPdpH4 http://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-1-349-20181-5_1 http://www.gametheory.net/dictionary/Game.html Image Links: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Forbes_Nash_Jr.
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5 Things Your Nails Can Say About Your Health
 
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Your nails can do more than just look pretty. They can tell you some things about your health! ---------- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters -- we couldn't make SciShow without them! Shout out to Justin Ove, Justin Lentz, David Campos, Chris Peters, and Fatima Iqbal. ---------- Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/scishow Or help support us by becoming our patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Instagram: http://instagram.com/thescishow Sources: https://www.aad.org/dermatology-a-to-z/for-kids/about-nails/how-nails-grow http://health.clevelandclinic.org/2015/05/6-things-your-nails-can-say-about-your-health/ http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3726881/ https://books.google.com/books?id=ekr4Bt683c8C&pg=PT244&lpg=PT244&dq=nail+pitting+inflammation+of+matrix&source=bl&ots=Vp2EmhSure&sig=-rAZbLYOuhJB6Y-eJraVMod0_p4&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0CEwQ6AEwBmoVChMI-sOBs9PYxwIVxZSICh3Lfg81#v=onepage&q&f=false http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/health-topics/topics/raynaud http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/Fungal-nail-infection/Pages/Introduction.aspx http://www.aafp.org/afp/2004/0315/p1417.html#afp20040315p1417-f6
Views: 2459654 SciShow
Why Can't We Make Spider Silk?
 
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People have been using silkworm silk to make stuff for thousands of years, but spider silk could potentially be even more useful. It's stronger than steel, super stretchy, and could be made into anything from bridge cables to biodegradable water bottles... if only we could figure out how to cultivate it. Hosted by: Hank Green SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It's called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at https://www.scishowtangents.org ---------- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ---------- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters: Alex Schuerch, Alex Hackman, Andrew Finley Brenan, Sam Lutfi, D.A. Noe, الخليفي سلطان, Piya Shedden, KatieMarie Magnone, Scott Satovsky Jr, Charles Southerland, Patrick D. Ashmore, charles george, Kevin Bealer, Chris Peters ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Instagram: http://instagram.com/thescishow ---------- Sources: https://www.wired.com/2015/06/bolt-threads-spider-silk/ https://finance.yahoo.com/news/314-necktie-made-spider-silk-201500116.html https://www.forbes.com/sites/amyfeldman/2018/08/14/clothes-from-a-petri-dish-700-million-bolt-threads-may-have-cracked-the-code-on-spider-silk/#4ad46bc8bda1 https://www.smithsonianmag.com/innovation/new-artificial-spider-silk-stronger-steel-and-98-percent-water-180964176/ http://www.kraiglabs.com/spider-silk/ https://www.technologyreview.com/s/541361/spinning-synthetic-spider-silk/ https://www.technologyreview.com/s/420070/making-spider-strength-materials/ http://www.bbc.co.uk/science/0/21685308 https://cen.acs.org/articles/92/i9/Spider-Silk-Poised-Commercial-Entry.html https://www.nature.com/articles/nbt.3894/tables/1 https://texeresilk.com/article/silk_making_how_to_make_silk https://phys.org/news/2018-07-genetic-silkworm-unravel-history-domestication.html https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5000687/ https://www.britannica.com/animal/silkworm-moth https://phys.org/news/2012-07-future-biomaterial-spider-silk-production.html https://labiotech.eu/industrial/adidas-amsilk-biodegradable-sneakers/ https://phys.org/news/2018-04-spider-silk-key-bone-fixing-composite.html https://www.wired.com/story/bolt-threads-synthetic-spider-silk-hat/ https://www.bbc.com/news/av/science-environment-16554357/the-goats-with-spider-genes-and-silk-in-their-milk
Views: 339659 SciShow