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French Fries Aren't Really Going To Kill You
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If you use the internet, you may have read about a nutritional study about the deadliness of fried potatoes. It's a little more complex than that, though. Even if you ...
SciShow Quiz Show: Weird Animal Parenting
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How do adult strawberry poison frogs pass on toxins to their tadpoles? What happens when scientists add iodine to axolotl tanks? Find out, as our How To Adult ...
9 Groundbreaking Discoveries About Sleep
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There's a lot about sleep that we don't understand, like why we even sleep in the first place, for example. Here are some amazing discoveries biologists have ...
Common Misconceptions About Evolution
Added: 4 months ago
Evolution is particularly vulnerable to misunderstandings around the scientific language. SciShow clears up some confusing language! Learn more about ...
What We (Don't) Know About Dark Matter
Added: 25 days ago
Scientists are still working on theories that might help explain what the vast majority of our universe is made of. Get your copy of We Have No Idea at ...
Why Do Glue Labels Warn Not to Sniff It?
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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 ...
The Man Who Tried to Give Himself An Ulcer... For Science
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In 1984, Dr. Barry Marshall had a theory about ulcers that he couldn't convince the science community of. So, he took matters into his own hands... or stomach, ...
Why Is My Pee Green?
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How worried should you be when your urine isn't yellow, but instead it's green, red, or even black? Hosted by: Hank Green ---------- Support SciShow by ...
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: ...
SciShow: Sugar Compilation
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We've compiled our videos about sugar and sweetness here. Enjoy the rush! Hosted by: Hank Green ---------- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on ...
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. To get your 23andMe kit, go to: ...
Why Is Fake Blood so Hard to Make?
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Functional artificial blood could solve a lot of problems, so why hasn't it been created yet? Hosted by: Hank Green ---------- Support SciShow by becoming a ...
3 Wasps That Will Do Anything to Survive
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From ripping your own appendages off to cockroach mind control, wasps go to great lengths to ensure the survival of their species. Hosted by: Hank Green ...
7 Amazing Origami-Inspired Inventions
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Scientists and engineers are taking folding into the future! Hosted by: Hank Green ---------- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: ...
6 Construction Failures, and What We Learned From Them
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Things can go wrong in scientific experiments sometimes, but when it comes to engineering, getting things wrong can be disastrous. Hosted by: Hank Green ...
3 Senses You Didn’t Know You Had
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At some point, you've probably learned about the five senses: sight, sound, smell, taste, and touch. However, the classic list doesn't account for all the ...
How Do You Get Rid of Acne?
Added: 8 months ago
Most of us have dealt with acne during puberty, or maybe even after that. You probably wanted to pop or pick them in order to remove them, but don't do that!
Statistical Paradoxes with MinutePhysics - SciShow Talk Show
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Henry Reich of MinutePhysics and MinuteEarth talks about statistical paradoxes and quantum entanglement. Afterwards, Jessi from Animal Wonders joins the ...
Are Modern Humans Really Older Than We Thought?
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Until recently, fossil evidence for modern humans has only gone back 200000 years. A new discovery in Morocco and thermoluminescence dating may help ...
The Solar Storm That Almost Started World War III
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May 23rd, 1967 could have been the beginning of the end - all thanks to the sun. Hosted by: Reid Reimers ---------- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on ...
The Strongest Acids in the World
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Inside chemistry labs, chemists work with what they call superacids. No one's found a specific use for such a fantastically strong acid yet, but chemists are ...
Do Glasses Ruin Your Eyesight?
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Hank brings the answer into focus. Hosted by: Hank Green ---------- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ...
Why Is Salt So Bad for You, Anyway?
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You've probably been told that eating too much salt is bad for you, especially if you have high blood pressure. But what exactly does salt do to our bodies that ...
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. Hosted by: Hank Green 0:41 ...
5 More Computer Viruses You Really Don't Want to Get
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From taking your files ransom to foiling uranium enrichment, here are five more computer viruses that you really want to avoid. Hosted by: Hank Green ...
What Happens If You Don't Take out a Splinter?
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Splinters are gross, but you might want to watch this before grabbing the tweezers. Hosted by: Hank Green ---------- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on ...
Bitcoin: How Cryptocurrencies Work
Added: 6 months ago
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: ...
How Do Those Rock Sculptures Stay Up?
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You may have seen rock sculptures seemingly defying physics in your newsfeed, but what's actually happening? Hosted by: Olivia Gordon ---------- Support ...
What Causes Runner's High?
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After a good distance of running, you might have felt a sensation of happiness. That is the runner's high and some chemicals in your body cause it. Hosted by: ...
5D, Holograms, & DNA: Amazing Hard Drives of the Future
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Today's data storage solutions have an expiration date. What's on the horizon to replace them? Hosted by: Michael Aranda ---------- Support SciShow by ...
Why Did The FDA Ban Antibacterial Soap?
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Are you a bit of a germaphobe? Maybe think twice about using antibacterial soap. Hosted by: Michael Aranda ---------- Support SciShow by becoming a patron ...
Can You Be Allergic To Sunlight?
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For you, going outside might mean a sunburn if you're out there too long without enough sunscreen, but for some people, any sun exposure can lead to hives ...
Why Do Humans Have Menopause?
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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. SciShow is nominated ...
The Truth About the Sun's 'Twin' and the Dinosaurs
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Researchers published a paper last month, exploring the possibility that our sun might have once had a stellar twin! Could our solar system have once been a ...
Is Sugar Alcohol as Awesome as It Sounds?
Added: 19 days ago
Sugar alcohol sounds like a fun adult dessert, but what is it really? Hosted by: Stefan Chin ---------- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: ...
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, paleontologists are still ...
Why Was the WannaCry Attack Such a Big Deal?
Added: 29 days ago
On Friday, May 12th, 2017, the ransomware program WannaCry started spreading to computers all over the world at an alarming rate. A couple days later, it was ...
How Hackers Hack, and How To Stop Them
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Hacking is tough, but stopping hackers can be even tougher. Hosted by: Hank Green ---------- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: ...
8 Lesser-Known, Useful Elements
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There are 118 elements on the periodic table, but it seems like only a handful of them get any attention. But just because you haven't heard of an element ...
Making Materials That Heal Themselves
Added: 26 days ago
You might not need to throw away your broken glasses and get new ones anymore, thanks to these unique materials that can heal themselves! Hosted by: ...
Your Microbiome and Your Brain
Added: 10 days ago
We've talked about the trillions of microbes inside you before, but we're learning that these little creatures may have more influence than you thought! Meet your ...
Anatomy of a Super Storm
Added: 1 month ago
On the weekend of April 29th and 30th this year, a series of thunderstorms slammed the southern and midwestern US. SciShow News takes a look at those ...
5 of the World's Most Dangerous Chemicals
Added: 2 years ago
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 ...
6 of the Longest Experiments Ever
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From the bell that hasn't stopped ringing, to observing evolution in action, SciShow presents 6 of the Longest Experiments Ever. Hosted by: Hank Green ...
Why Do Some People Tolerate Spicy Food?
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Some people can eat raw jalapeños like they're apples. Why do some people have a high tolerance for spicy food while others can't stand it? Hosted by:Hank ...
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. To get your 23andMe kit, go to: https://www.23andme.com/SciShow ...
How "Flying Death" Has Saved Hundreds of Lives
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Curare, known as "flying death," was used for centuries to make poisoned arrows. Scientists discovered how to use it to create life saving medical treatments that ...
Obesity
Added: 5 years ago
Hank tells us some of the surprising things that could be causing or contributing to the obesity epidemic. Like SciShow on Facebook: ...
SciShow: FAQ Compilation
Added: 1 year ago
We've compiled some of those frequent asks into one place, here, so hopefully, if you've ever wondered these curious questions, you can get a whole bunch of ...
Could You Survive a Falling Elevator?
Added: 4 months ago
What if your basic at-the-office elevator ride takes a sudden turn for the dark side of gravity—could you survive it? Hosted by: Michael Aranda ---------- Support ...
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