Awesome HD Slinky Slow-Mo

The original goal of Veritasium was to show the beauty of science and I think the first minute and a half of this is the closest I’ve come. This is the last in a series of six videos about slinkies. Follow me on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube to see more recommended videos. Have a video you would like to share? Click […]

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The Moon Illusion

“Look how big the moon is!” you’ve shouted before. But what if I told you that the moon never really changes size, and it’s simply your brain playing a trick? Find out what The Moon Illusion is, and why it happens! Follow me on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube to see more recommended videos. Have a […]

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What Happens When You Drink Sea Water?

Over 2/3rds of the earth is covered in water, but only 2% of that water is pure. As clean drinking water becomes more scarce, you maybe wondering…What happens if I drink seawater? Follow me on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube to see more recommended videos. Have a video you would like to share? Click here to […]

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Feats of Memory anyone can do

http://www.ted.com There are people who can quickly memorize lists of thousands of numbers, the order of all the cards in a deck (or ten!), and much more. Science writer Joshua Foer describes the technique — called the memory palace — and shows off its most remarkable feature: anyone can learn how to use it, including […]

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These factory workers get paid to go to school

Can we make apprenticeships great again? In many cases, automation is changing the workforce faster than we can keep up. Manufacturers say they expect to have millions of unfilled positions. Adapting apprenticeship programs could help close the expanding wage and skills gaps by giving people another option for job training. Follow me on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube to see more […]

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Evidence for evolution

Evidence for evolution Follow me on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube to see more recommended videos. Have a video you would like to share? Click here to submit your video.

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What It’s Like to Land On Mars

This video steps viewers through a portion of the choreography needed to land NASA’s Curiosity rover on Mars. It starts with a computer simulation from NASA’s Eyes on the Solar System program and uses actual images from Curiosity’s Mars Descent Imager . It ends with a high-resolution color image from Curiosity’s Mast Camera. Follow me […]

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The robot-proof job men aren’t taking

It’s easy to imagine that the jobs of the future, if they even exist, will all revolve around technology. But it turns out, the jobs that are least likely to succumb to automation are those that involve building human relationships. The healthcare field is a prime example— nurses, physician assistants, and physical therapists have higher-than-average […]

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