Tag Archive: science

BBC Earth Unplugged gets into the reasons why hot chilies evolved to be hot.


Destin of SmarterEveryDay totally geeked out during the recent solar eclipse.

Why Dogs Tilt Their Heads

Destin of SmarterEveryDay helped his kids retrieve a lost drone, which led to an experiment in echolocation, and an explanation for why dogs tilt their heads at you when they’re confused.

The Slow Mo Guys purchased a Chinese spouting bowl just to film it in slo-mo.

BBC television explores a baffling find from an ancient wreck, the Antikythera Mechanism.

A porcupine’s quills form a Fibonacci curl on the Oregon coast by photographer Heather Allen.

The Secrets of Nature explores the world’s most mysterious book, written in an indecipherable language, and puts it to all the tests of history and science.

The Lichenologist is a short documentary about Kerry Knudsen, curator of lichens at the University of California.

<p><a href=”https://vimeo.com/200871679″>The Lichenologist</a> from <a href=”https://vimeo.com/matthewkillip”>Matthew Killip</a> on <a href=”https://vimeo.com”>Vimeo</a&gt;.</p>

The End of Flat Earth Videos

There has been a recent rise in Flat Earth theory videos on YouTube and frankly they’re pretty nuts. In this video, Chris Shelton goes over the Flat Earther assertions, shows how they are ridiculous, and then reviews the most relevant points of critical thinking that apply to Flat Earthers and what all of us can learn from these principles.

The Slow Mo Guys, Gav and Dan, pay tribute to a classic internet experiment. Roasted nuts, anyone? Don’t Try at Home.
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