Hydrodynamic Levitation! [Video]

From Veritasium: My friend Blake from InnoVinci emailed me with a cool idea for a video and footage of levitating balls in water streams. Initially it was tough to explain the physics of what was going on. The standard Bernoulli effect relies on the object being completely immersed in the upward-flowing fluid. But in this […]

The Science of Hypnosis [Video]

You might think that hypnosis is just a fun gimmick for stage shows and plot twists, but it turns out, there’s a lot more to it than just that. Hypnosis is a state of human consciousness involving focused attention and reduced peripheral awareness and an enhanced capacity for response to suggestion. The term may also […]