The Story of How the Fahrenheit Temperature Scale Came to Be [Video]


The crazy story of the arbitrary temperature scale used in a tiny minority of countries. [Veritasium]

You Can’t See This: A Mind Tricks Video


These mind tricks might blow your mind and convince you that your eyes aren’t always telling the truth! [AsapSCIENCE]

Handheld TESLA COIL GUN at 28,000fps [Video]


I’m a HUGE fan of Destin from Smarter Every Day, and seeing him giggle like a small boy while firing a tesla coil gun totally made my day. Be sure to check the whole video out! [Source: SmarterEveryDay]

The World’s Most Gruesome Parasites and How to Eradicate Them [Science Video]


There are a group of parasites extremely disgusting and mean. Humanity declared war on them. [Source: Kurzgesagt – In a Nutshell]

Wireless-Free Town’s Radio Silence Could End


America’s least communicative town could lose its status as the National Science Foundation considers mothballing a space observatory that currently means wireless signals are largely banned. Because Green Bank in West Virginia is so near to the observatory (and a naval radio station), where instruments must be kept free of interference, it’s the main residential […]

Exploring the Arctic’s Global Seed Vault


The Svalbard Global Seed Vault (Norwegian: Svalbard globale frøhvelv) is a secure seed bank on the Norwegian island of Spitsbergen near Longyearbyen in the remote Arctic Svalbard archipelago, about 1,300 kilometres (810 mi) from the North Pole. Conservationist Cary Fowler, in association with the Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR), started the vault to […]

Should You Trust Your Gut Instinct? [Science Video]


We all get those intuitive gut reactions when making decisions, but should you follow them? We take a look at where these feelings come from, and if you can trust them! Intuition is the ability to acquire knowledge without proof, evidence, or conscious reasoning, or without understanding how the knowledge was acquired. Different writers give […]

This Ferrofluid Bolt Kit is So Cool! [Video]


Youtuber “Crazy Russian Hacker” got his hand on a ferrofluid bolt kit, and in this video, he demonstrates how the thing works. Seeing the ferrofluid dance around that bolt is really quite beautiful, and we usually don’t see the experiment that clearly in other demonstrations I’ve seen on the web. [Ferrofluid Bolt Kit]

Voyager’s Golden Record Decoded (360 Video)


This is a 360/VR video but you do not a VR viewer to experience the 360 viewpoint- just click around the video! In 1977, NASA launched Voyager 1 and 2 to explore and document our solar system and the interstellar space beyond. The craft will drift for billions of years in the emptiness, each carrying […]

What Would It Take To Make A True Invisibility Cloak?


In this epidode of “Life Noggin,” show host Pat Graziosi tells us all about what it would take to create a true invisibility cloak using the science and materials we know about today. Check it out in the video above! Invisibility cloaks have been popularized by sci-fi movies, but surprisingly we’re not too far away […]

8 Mind-Blowing Optical Illusions [Video]

Watch as Hank Green from The SciShow demonstrates eight optical illusions that will trick your brain into perceiving the world in a way that does not reflect reality. Your brain does it’s best to inform you about the world around you. But, sometimes it gets tricked. Enjoy eight optical illusions to test your brain’s sensory […]

Why Does Coffee Make You Poop? [Science Video]


Everyone knows that when you drink a lot of coffee, it will probably make you poop, but do you know why your body reacts that way when you ingest the delicious black substance? In this episode of the SciShow host Michael Aranda explains why. With this said, now if you’ll excuse me, I have to […]