Does Having A “Wingman” Actually Help You Get A Date? [Science Video]


Does a ‘wingman’ of ‘Wingwoman’ make you more attractive to the opposite sex? Find out in ASAP Science’s latest science video! [ASAPScience]

Potato Gun vs. Watermelon in Super Slow Motion [Video]


In this fantastic Video, Dustin from SmarterEveryDay explains how a potato gun works and films one firing at a watermelon in super slow motion. [SmarterEveryDay]

How Long Would it Take to Fall Through The Earth? [Science Video]


If you’d fall in a hole that goes from one side of the planet to the other, how long would it take you to go through? [Minute Physics]

The Universe Explained (Quite Ridiculously) in 4 Minutes [Video]


A highly entertaining explanation of the universe in just 4 minutes by Youtuber Exurb1a. [exurb1a]

Is Makeup Bad For You? [Science Video]



What Outer Space Does to Your Body [Video]


Great Big storyteller Leland Melvin is back in another installment of “The Astronaut Life.” When you go to outer space, your body changes. Your spine gets longer, your heart doesn’t work as hard and your vision gets worse. Leland lets us in on his body-morphing experiences as a NASA astronaut. [Great Big Story]

Random Number Generation Takes Step Forward


Two computer scientists have won an award for a paper describing how to make random number generation more efficient. The solution is simple to describe — combining two weakly random factors to make one strong one — but has been described as a masterpiece by those in the field. David Zuckerman and Eshan Chattopadhyay will […]

The Science Behind the Morpho Butterfly’s Magnificent Blue Wings [Video]


What does it mean to be blue? The wings of a Morpho butterfly are some of the most brilliant structures in nature, and yet they contain no blue pigment — they harness the physics of light at the nanoscale. Watch this video from Deep Look to learn more about the science behind these magnificent wings. […]

How Do We Separate the Seemingly Inseparable? [Science Video]


Your cell phone is mainly made of plastics and metals. It’s easy to appreciate the process by which those elements add up to something so useful. But there’s another story we don’t hear about — how did we get our raw ingredients in the first place, from the chaotic tangle of materials that is nature? […]

How Far Can We Go in Space? The Limits of Humanity [Science Video]


Is there a border we will never cross? Are there places we will never be able to reach, no matter what? It turns out there are. Far, far more than you might have thought… [Kurzgesagt – In a Nutshell]

Will the Universe Expand Forever? [Science Video]


Throughout history, there has been much speculation about what the fate of the universe would be. Many theorized that the universe would eventually succumb to the pull of gravity, and reverse its expansion in what was being called ‘The Big Crunch.’ However, with the help of mathematical equations from Newton, Einstein, and Alexander Friedmann, we […]