The Science of Making Music With Lightning [Video]

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While at the ArcAttack HQ, Physics Girl and Joe Hanson used the opportunity to explain how musical tesla coils work. Also, if you’re wondering what it feels like to be inside a cage between two active tesla coils, be sure to check out the 360 degree video below. For those who’ve never seen it, we […]

Would You Drink Recycled Water Made From Sewage?

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Would you drink recycled water that comes from a sewage? The water is perfectly fine to drink, but as humans, we are not always rational and our disgust of where that water originally comes from usually overpowers our need for clean water if there’s another source available. [MinuteEarth]

Exploding Soda Cans with Electromagnets in SLOW MOTION [Video]

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Watch a soda can rip itself apart in a fiery explosion at 11,000fps with a Phantom high speed camera. Running a current through a coil, produces an electromagnet. Turn up the voltage in this experiment, and make that current strong enough, and your electromagnet can rip a soda can in half. Or rather, make the […]

The Incredible Engineering Behind a Disposable Diaper [Video]

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Bill reveals the stunning engineering underlying the design of a diaper. He describes the five layers of a diaper, including the superabsorbent polymer in the diaper’s core. He illustrates the action of this polymer with a stunning demonstration using a single bead of polymer: it soaks up enough water to grow from a diameter of […]

A Look at Why Our Body Ages [Science Video]

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Human bodies aren’t built for extreme aging: our capacity is set at about 90 years. But what does aging really mean, and how does it counteract the body’s efforts to stay alive? Monica Menesini details the nine physiological traits that play a central role in aging. [TED Ed]

DNA Explained Through the Power of Music (Science Rap Academy) [Video]

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8th grade science teacher Tom McFadden encourages his students to be creative when it comes to learning science, so he has started the Science Rap Academy, a series of youtube videos that will teach you all about DNA, photosynthesis, and more! What is DNA? Find out in this insanely good music videos from the 2015-2016 […]

Schizophrenia: What If You Hear Voices In Your Head? [Science Video]

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Why do some people experience auditory hallucinations? ASAP Science debunks some myths associated to schizophrenia in their latest video. [ASAP Science]

The Power of Scientific Curiosity: Everybody’s Got Questions (Yup) [Science Music Video]

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Youtuber and 8th grade science teacher Tom McFadden composed this fun parody of “Choices” by E-40 to promote the amazing power of scientific curiosity. Kudos to Tom and the 76 scientists, engineers, educators, and YouTubers who agreed to participate in this project! Oh, and with all the work that Tom put into this, it’s kind […]

How to Build The World’s Easiest DIY Electric Train at Home! [Video]

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Thanks to Physics Girl, learn all about how you can make a super simple and super fun DIY electric train at home using a copper wire, a battery, and magnets! Science is awesome! [Physics Girl | Via Nerdist]

How Is Your Phone Changing You? (Body and Brain) [Video]

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Should you be worried about how your cell phone impacts your brain and body? Listen this video to find out! [ASAPScience]

Explaining What a Nuclear Winter Is: What if the World Ended? [Video]

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In this video, Jake Roper from Vsauce3 that explains what the aftermath of a nuclear fallout would be like, or what we call “a nuclear winter.” [Vsauce3]

A Look at What Makes You… You! [Science Video]

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Youtubers “In a Nutshell” (above) and CGP Grey (below) take a look at what makes you, as a human being, you, an independant, self aware entity! [Kurzgesagt – In a Nutshell | CGP Grey]