Bill Nye is Back in “Bill Nye Saves the World” [Trailer]

Bill! Bill! Bill! Bill! Bill Nye – science guy, educator, mechanical engineer, and curator of curiosity – returns with a new show. Each episode of Bill Nye Saves the World tackles a specific topic or concept through lively panel discussions, wide-ranging correspondent reports from a crackerjack team, and Bill’s very special blend of lab procedure […]

How Super Glue Was Invented [Video]

Today, super glue is a nearly indispensable household item — but its incredibly sticky nature almost caused it to be abandoned in the development phase … twice. In the eighth installment of our ‘Moments of Vision’ series, Jessica Oreck shares the wartime origins of this sticky substance. [TED-Ed]

Monster Magnet Meets Magnetic Fluid [Video]

From Brainiac75: Thorned spikes? This time my 6×2″ neodymium magnet meets something unusual, a magnetic fluid. It is called ferrofluid and reacts spectacularly near any magnet, but even better near such a large and powerful magnetic pole surface – even with a surprising shape on the spikes! [Brainiac75]

Why Is Poop Brown And Pee Yellow? [Science Video]

The pigments in our food all get destroyed on their way through our digestive system…so where do the colors of our poop and pee come from? Watch this episode of Minute Earth to find out! [Minute Earth]

What is Your Snot Saying About You? [Science Videos]

It’s peak cold and flu season, and mucus is making many of our lives miserable. But despite being a little icky, phlegm gets a bad rap. This germ-fighting goo contains cells and chemical compounds that help us power through a cold. You can also think of mucus as a traffic light for your health — […]

What if we Have a Nuclear War and How to Survive One [Science Videos]

Nuclear tensions appear to be mounting – but what actually happens if a bomb is dropped near you and how would nuclear war effect the world? Watch these videos (above and below) from Asap Science to find out. [Asap Science]

Is Hand Sanitizer Actually Bad For You? [Science Video]

Can hand sanitizer create super-bugs, or is that a myth? Find out in ASAP Science’s latest video! [ASAP Science]

How An Igloo Keeps You Warm [Science Video]

If you ever find yourself stranded in the snowy Arctic (or bored in Minecraft), you’re gonna need to know how to build an igloo. But how can building a house made of ice keep you warm? The science behind building an igloo is the same reason that otters and reindeer don’t freeze to death! [It’s […]

Paper and String: The DIY Centrifuge

A centrifuge is a vital piece of kit for hospitals and labs across the world. But what if you could make one out of paper and string? The so-called ‘paperfuge’ is the cheapest and fastest hand-spun centrifuge ever designed — and it can reach speeds of up to 125,000 revolutions per minute. Nature Video reveals […]

Should YOU Be Afraid of BPA? [Science Video]

BPA has had some bad press, and now we’re all wondering: Is BPA bad for us? Michael Aranda from The SciShow goes into how we encounter BPA in our lives and how it affects us. [SciShow]