How To Break Your Bad Habit

A look at why bad habits are so hard to break and a few ways that will help you break them. [ASAP Science] Advertisements

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How Transistors Work [Science Video]

Modern computers are revolutionizing our lives, performing tasks unimaginable only decades ago. This was made possible by a long series of innovations, but there’s one foundational invention that almost everything else relies upon: the transistor. Gokul J. Krishnan describes what a transistor is and how this small device enables all the amazing things computers can […]

How to Survive a Nuclear Attack

If you want to be prepared for a nuclear attack, here’s a science-based guide to help you get there. [SciShow]

How Lactose-Free Milk is Made [Video]

Have you ever wondered how lactose-free milk is made? Youtuber NilRed did, so he made a video about it. [NileRed]

Will Stress Really Make You Go Gray? [Science Video]

Just like the myth that plucking one gray hair will make three sprout, stress making your hair white isn’t actually a thing. Or is it?! Find out in this episode of SciShow. [SciShow]

Seize the Moment: An Animated Version of an Inspiring Speech by Stephen Hawking [Video]

Back in 2015 at the World Economic Forum’s Annual Meeting, Stephen Hawking gave a speech which he named “It Can Be Done.” In tribute to the passing of the man, After Skool created this white board animation that illustrates the speech. There are few scientists that can be said to have touched the public imagination. […]

The Science of The Largest Organ in Your Body: You Skin! [Video]

Between you and the rest of the world lies an interface that makes up 16% of your physical weight. This is your skin, the largest organ in your body: laid out flat, it would cover close to 1.7 square metres of ground. But besides keeping your organs in, what is its purpose? Emma Bryce takes […]

Cambridge University’s Touching Tribute to Stephen Hawking (1942 – 2018)

From Cambridge University: Professor Stephen Hawking (1942 – 2018). Widely regarded as one of the world’s most brilliant minds, Stephen Hawking, who died this week at the age of 76, was known throughout the world for his contributions to science, his books, his television appearances, his lectures and through biographical films. He leaves three children […]