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How to Survive a Plane Crash, According to Science

How to Survive a Plane Crash, According to Science

If you find yourself going into a freefall inside a metal tube, hurtling through the clouds at hundreds of kilometers per hour, and an oxygen mask drops down right in front of you – try not to panic. Airplane crashes are highly survivable. And here’s what you can do to increase your chances of survival… […]

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6 Everyday Ways Science Protects You from Your Poop

6 Everyday Ways Science Protects You from Your Poop

[♪ INTRO] Look. We all poop, but pretty much nobody wants to deal with it. We don’t want to touch it, smell it, look at it… And there’s a really good reason for that. While your own poop probably won’t hurt you, many serious diseases, like cholera, typhoid, and polio, are all caused by microbes […]

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16 Body Reactions Make You Feel Awkward But Amaze Scientists

16 Body Reactions Make You Feel Awkward But Amaze Scientists

Someone you like is about to talk to you? Oh no, you’re already blushing and about to faint! Important interview? You can’t say a word without a hiccup or nervous laughter! But maybe if you learn why this happens, you’ll get yourself out of an awkward situation next time. Watch this. 1) Blushing Blushing is […]

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Isaac Newton will help you swim faster. Physics of swimming part 2

Isaac Newton will help you swim faster. Physics of swimming part 2

In the first part of physics of swimming we talked about floating in the water. On this video we will focus on another force that acts while you are actually swimming. Friction is what makes us move and also what slows us down in the water. To understand this you need to understand the three […]

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Chemistry Life Hacks for Everyday Problems (Vol. 2)

Chemistry Life Hacks. McGuyver Meets Mendeleev in these everyday, chemistry inspired tricks to make your life a little easier, with all the evidence you need to back it up. Now let’s get started. ONE: Bob For Eggs So what’s for breakfast? Eggs!!! That’s right it’s omelet time. The only problem is you can’t remember the […]

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Chemistry Life Hacks (Vol. 1)

Chemistry life hacks. McGuyver Meets Mendeleev in these everyday, chemistry inspired tricks to make your life a little easier, with all the evidence you need to back it up. Now let’s get started. #1 – COFFEE, CREAM AND SALT You’re buying the best roast in town, but no matter what you do, your coffee always […]

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The chemistry of cookies – Stephanie Warren

The chemistry of cookies – Stephanie Warren

In a time-lapse video, it looks like a monster coming alive. For a moment, it sits there innocuously. Then, ripples move across its surface. It bulges outwards, bursting with weird boils. It triples in volume. Its color darkens ominously, and its surface hardens into an alien topography of peaks and craters. Then, the kitchen timer […]

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“D-N-A” | SUNG SCIENCE

“D-N-A” | SUNG SCIENCE

The particles that are a part of you are the same bits of something from the start of you. They were passed to you, and in your time too, you’ll pass them on if you’re choosing to! D- D-N- D-N-A! It’s a secret code of a list of facts, and that list leads to how […]

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What’s the Physics Behind Texting?

What’s the Physics Behind Texting?

You probably send a bunch of texts everyday. But when you hit send, what happens? How does your message make its way across the room or to the other side of the world, to someone else’s phone? I’m Greg, and What The Physics?! To send a message out of your phone, electricity from your battery […]

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How to Survive Being Poisoned, According to Science

How to Survive Being Poisoned, According to Science

Well, you’ve really done it this time. Whether marrying a murderous temptress with a heart of stone, or chewing on a wild forest mushroom, you got yourself poisoned. Your throat is closing up, and your gut clenches with pain. Will you die? Luckily, there are steps you can take to live another day. Here’s how […]

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