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Cruel Bombs
 
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Command And Control book: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Command-Control-Eric-Schlosser/dp/1846141486 FOLLOW MICHAEL STEVENS: http://www.twitter.com/tweetsauce music by http://www.youtube.com/JakeChudnow and http://www.audionetwork.com general info about nuclear weapons and testing: http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2011/05/when-we-tested-nuclear-bombs/100061/ http://www.cddc.vt.edu/host/atomic/nukeffct/enw77b3.html Nevada nuclear test footage: http://www.nv.doe.gov/library/films/testfilms.aspx AMAZING channel with HD restored historical nuclear footage: http://www.youtube.com/user/atomcentral Edgerton detonation photos: http://roamaboutmike.com/2013/02/15/rapatronic-camera-an-atomic-blast-in-3-shots/ Amazing shot of nuclear weapon test. notice it occured nearly past the horizon! http://i.imgur.com/BX2Cx.jpg shot from Nagasaki: http://www.wired.com/science/discoveries/multimedia/2008/07/gallery_atomic_bomb?slide=7 North Carolina incident: http://www.newsobserver.com/2012/07/02/2173231/shaffer-in-eureka-they-have-found.html http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1961_Goldsboro_B-52_crash Nuclear boyscout documentary: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3hZo5k0V9M0 Kokura spared: http://www.nytimes.com/1995/08/07/world/kokura-japan-bypassed-by-a-bomb.html?pagewanted=2&src=pm http://elisson1.blogspot.co.uk/2008/05/bookends.html Feynman text: http://www.nytimes.com/books/first/f/feynman-meaning.html Hiroshima bonsai: http://www.bonsai-nbf.org/site/japanese2.html Nuclear effects http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Effects_of_nuclear_explosions http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nuclear_transmutation isotopes put into atmosphere by nuclear testing have allowed historians to detect art forgeries: http://physicsworld.com/cws/article/news/2008/jul/04/nuclear-fallout-used-to-spot-fake-art The flag of Bikini Atoll has an interesting story: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flag_of_Bikini_Atoll
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How Much Money is LOVE Worth?
 
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SOURCES: music: http://soundcloud.com/jakechudnow Triangular theory of love: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Triangular_theory_of_love Measuring passionate love paper: http://www2.hawaii.edu/~elaineh/71.pdf Limerence (great article if you want to nerd-out about love): http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Limerence Easy to print PLS: http://www.elainehatfield.com/Passionate%20Love%20Scale.pdf Value of first hearing "I love you" from someone: http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2009/jul/19/victoria-coren-brainjuicer-lottery-study Value of being married: http://money.cnn.com/2005/02/10/magazine/magbr_valentines_loveandmoney_0502/ GDP vs. Other Stuff: http://www.freakonomics.com/2008/04/25/the-economics-of-happiness-part-6-delving-into-subjective-well-being/ Love vs. GDP: http://www.freakonomics.com/2008/02/14/the-macroeconomics-of-love-a-valentines-day-analysis/ Hedonic Treadmill: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hedonic_treadmill Another great article on the Hedonic Treadmill: http://money.howstuffworks.com/gross-national-happiness2.htm $$$ vs. happiness: http://www.theoildrum.com/node/5174 Marriage and life expectancy: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-1351287/Marriage-key-better-life-Study-finds-tying-knot-means-improved-health-longer-life-expectancy.html?ITO=1490 GDP and life expectancy: http://tinyurl.com/79sksjh Vasopressin / Oxytocin LA Times article: http://articles.latimes.com/2010/feb/08/health/la-he-love8-2010feb08 BONUSES: article about scientifically finding the happiest man in America: http://www.nytimes.com/2011/03/06/weekinreview/06happy.html?_r=2 Gallup / Healthways well-being index: http://www.well-beingindex.com/ Value of a human: http://www.humanforsale.com/ Our fb: http://www.Facebook.com/VsauceGaming Our twitter: @tweetsauce
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How Much Does The Internet Weigh?
 
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Thanks to @lakefield83 and @zconsortium for these facts! all music by Jake Chudnow: http://soundcloud.com/jakechudnow READ MORE: Weight gained from e-books: http://www.nytimes.com/2011/10/25/science/25qna.html?_r=1&adxnnl=1&src=tp&adxnnlx=1319904165-PvwPMwuILjGNEh8dgt7zAA Gadsby: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1466216735/ref=pd_lpo_k2_dp_sr_1?pf_rd_p=486539851&pf_rd_s=lpo-top-stripe-1&pf_rd_t=201&pf_rd_i=0899684459&pf_rd_m=ATVPDKIKX0DER&pf_rd_r=17TJJR8V4N8E9W2QNVMQ Flash Memory: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flash_memory Map of the Internet: http://www.opte.org/ Size of the internet: http://www.martingover.com/2418/size-of-the-internetdata-growth-info-overload/ Weight of all electrons in motion that make up the internet: http://adamant.typepad.com/seitz/2006/10/weighing_the_we.html Weight of all information on the internet: http://discovermagazine.com/2007/jun/how-much-does-the-internet-weigh/article_view?b_start:int=0&-C= Smallest sand particles: http://science.jrank.org/pages/6039/Sediment-Sedimentation-Sediment-size.html
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Why Are Things Cute?
 
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Watch puppies LIVE on YouTube: http://bit.ly/Qf37g6 Thanks to my AWESOME mom for scanning and sending pictures of myself when I was younger. You RULE, Mom! "cute" etymology: http://www.etymonline.com/index.php?term=cute Konrad Lorenz: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Konrad_Lorenz CUTE human baby: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N9oxmRT2YWw MARCEL THE SHELL: http://bit.ly/Rv8Y5o Cute hammer, face, and cat (interactive): http://www.exploratorium.edu/mind/judgment/cuteify/v1/ Daniel Dennet TED talk about cuteness (and more!): http://www.ted.com/talks/dan_dennett_cute_sexy_sweet_funny.html cute and psychology: http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/under-friendly-spell/200803/cute-the-brain Nucleus Accumbens: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nucleus_accumbens Mickey got cuter [PDF): http://www.monmsci.net/~kbaldwin/mickey.pdf puremrz ART: http://www.puremrz.deviantart.com Neoteny: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neoteny Animals by order of domestication: http://archaeology.about.com/od/dterms/a/domestication.htm **The modern dog as technology** http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2012/02/build-a-dog/ratliff-text http://www.sciencefriday.com/segment/05/15/2009/the-modern-dog.html http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/evolution/potpourri-pooches.html Articles on the science of cute: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cuteness http://www.gizmag.com/the-science-of-cute/23707/ http://www.nytimes.com/2006/01/03/science/03cute.html?pagewanted=all http://arstechnica.com/science/2006/01/2292/ http://www.huliq.com/10282/cute-baby-animals-and-babies-trigger-pleasure-human-brain-thats-addicting *********************************************************************** Vsauce LINKS: T-Shirts: http://www.districtlines.com/vsauce Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/VsauceGaming Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/tweetsauce Music by Jake Chudnow: http://www.youtube.com/jakechudnow
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How Old Can We Get?
 
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Links to learn more: Like us on facebook! http://www.Facebook.com/VsauceGaming All music by Jake Chudnow: http://soundcloud.com/jakechudnow General info on aging: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Senescence Oldest People Ever: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_the_verified_oldest_people Oldest People who are STILL ALIVE: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_living_supercentenarians Article on age and the first person to be 150 (in the future): http://www.independent.co.uk/news/science/has-the-elixir-of-youth-come-of-age-1971341.html Moratlity Rates by age: http://www.data360.org/graph_group.aspx?Graph_Group_Id=347 Biological Immortality (Hydra, for example): http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Biological_immortality Survival Curves for different types of organisms: http://www.stmary.ws/highschool/science/APBIO/Populations/survivorship_curves.htm Methuselah Tree: http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/methuselah/expl_grove.html Pando: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pando_%28tree%29 Intense, new things are remembered as happening more slowly: http://www.livescience.com/2117-time-slow-emergencies.html Scientific paper about emotions and memory: http://www.springerlink.com/content/mmt8722571771083/fulltext.pdf "Flashbulb Memories": http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flashbulb_memory NPR program on how long our lives "feel": http://www.wbur.org/npr/122322542/why-does-time-fly-by-as-you-get-older Slashdot's comments section on NPR's topic is good: http://science.slashdot.org/story/10/02/03/0034214/why-time-flies-by-as-you-get-older Graph of year-by-year as percentage of total life: http://jdueck.net/article/160/this-is-your-life
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How Hot Can It Get?
 
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TEMPERATURES! Links to everything: http://www.twitter.com/tweetsauce http://www.facebook.com/VsauceGaming Thanks to http://www.youtube.com/minutephysics and http://www.youtube.com/user/phdcomics for their guidance on this video! All music (except for the classical in the beginning) by Jake Chudnow: http://www.soundcloud.com/JakeChudnow Human body temperature: http://antranik.org/regulation-of-body-temperature/ GreenPowerScience: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=svAPyyUJUCo wbeaty's videos: http://www.youtube.com/user/wbeaty/videos?view=0 sun and pinhead fact is from this book: http://www.amazon.com/The-Universe-Teacup-Mathematics-Beauty/dp/0151003238 PLASMA IN MICROWAVE inside my temperature leanback: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HVb7XzTbl2k&feature=BFa&list=PL5B111EE10D69CD6E Calculate wavelength based on temperature: http://hyperphysics.phy-astr.gsu.edu/hbase/wien.html WR 104: http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/badastronomy/2008/03/03/wr-104-a-nearby-gamma-ray-burst/ These are great discussions of absolute hot if you want to read more: http://forums.xkcd.com/viewtopic.php?f=18&t=39799 http://www.wisegeek.com/what-is-the-highest-possible-temperature.htm http://www.physicsforums.com/showthread.php?t=384571&page=2 http://www.thenakedscientists.com/forum/index.php?topic=9467.0 Temperature wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Temperature kugelblitz: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kugelblitz_(astrophysics) Are you brighter than the sun?: http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/badastronomy/2009/12/30/are-humans-brighter-then-the-sun/ BONUS: check out the Hagedorn temperature: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hagedorn_temperature ****Awesome Russian Guest Stars**** sashok74 http://www.youtube.com/user/sashok74 PolinaRepik http://www.youtube.com/user/PolinaRepik blushsupreme http://www.youtube.com/user/blushsupreme katsiaryna00 http://www.youtube.com/user/katsiaryna00 OnlyFightingRu http://www.youtube.com/user/OnlyFightingRu MWaytv http://www.youtube.com/user/MWaytv 10ELISS http://www.youtube.com/user/10ELISS KiselevSash http://www.youtube.com/user/KiselevSash NinaNonsimple http://www.youtube.com/user/NinaNonsimple pymathru http://www.youtube.com/user/pymathru energytima http://www.youtube.com/user/energytima And also negative ABSOLUTE temperatures: http://www.newscientist.com/article/mg20827893.500-how-to-create-temperatures-below-absolute-zero.html http://cryo.gsfc.nasa.gov/introduction/neg_Kelvin.html
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BLOW YOUR MIND!
 
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Some fun nerdy factoids. Hope most are new to you! By the way, the Baskin Robbin's logo has the number 31 hidden it representing their 31 flavors ;) The MIND BLOWING music is by Jake Chudnow! http://www.myspace.com/JakeChudnow Kill the Dog From Duck Hunt: http://www.i-mockery.com/minimocks/duckhunt/ FART GAME: http://puzzlefarter.com/ Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/vsaucegaming
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How People Disappear
 
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Follow Michael Stevens: http://www.twitter.com/tweetsauce Sources and MORE stories below! Target story: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/02/19/magazine/shopping-habits.html?pagewanted=1&_r=3&hp& World population clock: http://www.worldometers.info/world-population/ How to disappear: http://lifehacker.com/5676149/how-to-ditch-big-brother-and-disappear-forever http://amzn.com/1599219778 http://www.jamesaltucher.com/2012/03/how-to-disappear-completely-and-never-be-found/ DOCUMENTARIES: "A Certain Kind of Death": http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ErooOhzE268 The Imposter: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1966604/ various articles about disappearences: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19360824 http://www.cracked.com/article_19765_the-5-creepiest-disappearances-that-nobody-can-explain_p2.html http://www.straightdope.com/columns/read/2253/what-happens-when-someone-legally-dead-shows-up-alive http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-glasgow-west-22955884 http://en.zaginieni.pl/why-do-people-go-missing http://www.npr.org/2013/05/07/182000622/majority-of-missing-persons-cases-are-resolved http://www.trutv.com/library/crime/criminal_mind/forensics/americas_missing/2.html http://www.npr.org/2013/08/08/209873419/laid-to-rest-a-proper-burial-for-the-poor Venus transit: http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/sunearth/multimedia/venus-transit-2012.html Steve Jobs premature obit: http://gawker.com/5042795/steve-jobss-obituary-as-run-by-bloomberg CNN premature obits: http://www.thesmokinggun.com/file/cnns-premature-obituaries?page=0 Other premature obits: http://www.slate.com/articles/news_and_politics/explainer/2009/08/early_deadlines.html http://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/shortcuts/2013/apr/19/george-soros-buried-alive-premature-obituaries http://listverse.com/2011/11/07/top-10-bizarre-premature-obituaries/ Britney Spears obit rumor: http://www.today.com/id/22727961/ns/today-today_entertainment/t/magazine-says-ap-working-britney-obit/#.UkMAmmQa-rm Woman eaten by her own cats: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2391223/Janet-Veal-56-gnawed-eaten-CATS-kitchen-floor-died.html Woman not checked on for three years: http://www.theguardian.com/film/2011/oct/09/joyce-vincent-death-mystery-documentary Oklahoma story: http://www.nytimes.com/1997/05/23/us/mcveigh-defense-team-suggests-real-bomber-was-killed-in-blast.html?sec=&spon=&pagewanted=all Whitney Cerak and Laura Van Ryn: http://www.today.com/video/today/47502657#53101428 Canary island twins separated at birth: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424053111904140604576496092267537366.html http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/twofold/201306/the-switched-birth-twins-the-canary-island http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20158315 Babies switched at birth: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Babies_switched_at_birth missing missing: http://www.outpostforhope.org/kids-off-the-grid.html Earth orbiting black hole gif: http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-EAl9rjYZuas/UbTDvSewF8I/AAAAAAAAR2M/B8E5z3cUofs/s640/lensearth_640x480.gif on wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Declared_death_in_absentia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_premature_obituaries http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Faked_death http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Unreported_missing http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Unidentified_murder_victims David Wong's article about what you have to look forward to: http://www.cracked.com/article_15658_the-ten-minute-suicide-guide.html *********MUSIC******** http://www.youtube.com/JakeChudnow and http://www.audionetwork.com "Giving It My All" by Max Brodie "Conversation 2" by Bob Bradley / Matt Sanchez / Steve Dymond / Sarah Wassall "American Tragedy" by David O'Brien / Johnny Lithium "Mystical Kingdom" by Paul Mottram
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We Are All Related
 
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LINKS: http://www.Twitter.com/Tweetsauce http://www.Facebook./com/VsauceGaming Vsauce Tshirts: http://www.districtlines.com/vsauce music by: http://www.Soundcloud.com/JakeChudnow Bill Bryson's "A Short History of Nearly Everything": http://www.amazon.com/A-Short-History-Nearly-Everything/dp/0767908171 We're all related (Wikipedia): http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pedigree_collapse Most Recent Common Ancestor PAPER: http://tedlab.mit.edu/~dr/Papers/Rohde-MRCA-two.pdf Most Recent Common Ancestor data excludes uncontacted peoples: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Uncontacted_peoples H Twins SCALE OF THE UNIVERSE (interactive): http://htwins.net/scale2/ Our atoms get replaced: http://askanaturalist.com/do-we-replace-our-cells-every-7-or-10-years/ TIME article on atom replacement (pay-gate): http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,936455,00.html The paradox of atom replacement and identity: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ship_of_Theseus 1 billion sodium atoms: http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20120228021643AACTqbF How many atoms are in our body?: http://www.physicsforums.com/showthread.php?t=122923
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What's Left?
 
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LINKS: Music courtesy of Jake Chudnow: http://www.soundcloud.com/JakeChudnow Brain Lateralization: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lateralization_of_brain_function Brain scans showing lateralization in lefties: http://www.neurology.org/content/52/5/1038/F3.expansion.html Left-handedness and Creativity: http://www.apa.org/monitor/2009/01/brain.aspx Handedness of Presidents: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Handedness_of_Presidents_of_the_United_States Running out of Helium: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/science/why-the-world-is-running-out-of-helium-2059357.html General info on Left-handedness: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Left-handed
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What is Déjà vu?
 
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Learn more: music by Jake Chudnow: http://www.soundcloud.com/JakeChudnow Great article about constant Deja vu: http://www.nytimes.com/2006/07/02/magazine/02dejavu.html?pagewanted=all Blindsight obstacle course: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GwGmWqX0MnM Blindsight (science channel) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GwQe_FH1i1w: Blindsight article: http://www.nytimes.com/2008/12/23/health/23blin.html Excellent blindsight demonstration for people who aren't blind: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R4SYxTecL8E Hypnagogic Jerk: http://www.sleep.com/content/hypnic-jerk Hypnosis causing deja vu: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.2044-8295.1941.tb01008.x/abstract?systemMessage=Wiley+Online+Library+will+be+disrupted+5+Nov+from+10-12+GMT+for+monthly+maintenance
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Our Narrow Slice
 
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SOURCES AND MORE INFO BELOW: Jared Diamond's "The World Until Yesterday": http://www.amazon.co.uk/The-World-Until-Yesterday-Traditional/dp/0141024488/ music by: youtube.com/jakechudnow Follow Michael Stevens: http://www.twitter.com/tweetsauce more on WEIRD: http://www.slate.com/articles/health_and_science/science/2013/05/weird_psychology_social_science_researchers_rely_too_much_on_western_college.html incorrect predictions: http://en.wikiquote.org/wiki/Incorrect_predictions More famous INCORRECT predictions: http://www.rense.com/general81/dw.htm http://web.mit.edu/randy/www/words.html history of miscegenation: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Miscegenation debunked scientific beliefs: http://listverse.com/2009/01/19/10-debunked-scientific-beliefs-of-the-past/ Hollow Earth: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hollow_Earth Hollow Concave Earth: http://www.atlasobscura.com/places/koreshan-state-historic-site Concave Earth spying attempt: http://bit.ly/1gnDwRE Scathing reviews of masterpieces: http://mentalfloss.com/article/30497/11-early-scathing-reviews-works-now-considered-masterpieces http://flavorwire.com/335428/15-scathing-early-reviews-of-classic-novels/ Thomas Midgley, Jr.: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Midgley,_Jr. QI clip about Midgley: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gZAnnvSOEmw Inventors killed by own inventions (AllTime10s): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wu9KXQmL2d8 50 worst inventions: http://content.time.com/time/specials/packages/article/0,28804,1991915_1991909_1991817,00.html Nevin Lead and crime study: http://pic.plover.com/Nevin/Nevin2007.pdf
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What Color Is A Mirror?
 
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Follow Michael Stevens: https://twitter.com/tweetsauce LEARN MORE and, in order of appearence: Watch Molly dance! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_jljYAXLaus Javier: http://www.youtube.com/user/werevertumorro Loka: http://www.youtube.com/user/LeMondedeLoka Great web exhibit on the causes of color: http://www.webexhibits.org/causesofcolor/ "color" vs "colour": http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_and_British_English_spelling_differences#-our.2C_-or Study on mirror color: http://www.dtic.mil/cgi-bin/GetTRDoc?AD=ADA523782 Bad Astronomy on Mirror-color: http://www.badastronomy.com/mad/1996/mirror.html Great series of mirror tunnels: http://www.flickr.com/photos/mikedefiant/452440663/in/photostream/ Origins of color terms: http://www.worldwidewords.org/articles/colour.htm Origin of "black": http://www.etymonline.com/index.php?term=black&allowed_in_frame=0 xkcd's color survey: http://blog.xkcd.com/2010/05/03/color-survey-results/ Tyndall Effect: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tyndall_effect More on scattering: http://www.itp.uni-hannover.de/~zawischa/ITP/scattering.html A CRAZY bird that uses interference on its feathers to look awesome: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nS1tEnfkk6M Peacocks also use interference: http://www.webexhibits.org/causesofcolor/15C.html Fantastic Radio Lab about color terms: http://www.radiolab.org/2012/may/21/sky-isnt-blue/ Straight Dope on the history of color terms: http://www.straightdope.com/columns/read/449/could-early-man-only-see-three-colors Mirror GIF: http://gifninja.com/animatedgifs/104659/where-is-everybody.gif my favorite color illusion: http://www.archimedes-lab.org/color_illusory_motion.html *************** http://www.Twitter.com/Tweetsauce http://www.Facebook./com/VsauceGaming Vsauce Tshirts: http://www.districtlines.com/vsauce music by: http://www.Soundcloud.com/JakeChudnow
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SCIENCE! What is the Rarest Precious Metal?
 
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Links to LEARN more: http://www.Twitter.com/Tweetsauce http://www.Facebook./com/VsauceGaming Vsauce Tshirts: http://www.districtlines.com/vsauce music by: http://www.Soundcloud.com/JakeChudnow Periodic Videos on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/periodicvideos Behind the scenes with me at the University of Nottingham: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vsiPt3l6H3U Investigation of the most precious material: http://www.curiousnotions.com/home/metals.asp Abundance of the elements: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abundance_of_the_chemical_elements
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What Is Consciousness?
 
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LEANBACK IS HERE: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JoR0bMohcNo&list=PLE3048008DAA29B0A&feature=plpp_play_all Music courtesy of Jake Chudnow: http://www.soundcloud.com/jakechudnow TWITTER: @tweetsauce FACEBOOK: http://www.Facebook.com/VsauceGaming Learn more: Cleverbot: http://cleverbot.com/ Wikipedia on Consciousness: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Consciousness Philosophical ZOMBIES: http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/zombies/ NAMI on Anosognosia: http://www.nami.org/Content/NavigationMenu/Mental_Illnesses/Schizophrenia9/Anosognosia_Fact_Sheet.htm Information is Beautiful on Consciousness Theories: http://www.informationisbeautiful.net/play/what-is-consciousness/ Google Books: Awarenes of Deficit After Brain Injury": http://books.google.com/books?id=xze89PCLaWMC&lpg=PP1&pg=PA53#v=onepage&q&f=false "What is consciousness" conscious "what is identity" identity vsauce "Michael Stevens" brain neuroscience "other minds"
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LONELY.
 
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Learn more: Bear Grylls' awesome kid-names: http://celebritybabies.people.com/2009/01/15/bear-grylls-welcomes-son-huckleberry-edward-jocelyne/ Michael Collins: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michael_Collins_(astronaut) Very cool article about Collins and the speech Nixon had ready in case Armstrong and Aldrin didn't leave the moon: http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2009/jul/19/michael-collins-astronaut-apollo11 Veritasium's moon video: http://youtu.be/Bz9D6xba9Og List of man-made objects on the moon: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_man-made_objects_on_the_Moon to scale distance between earth and moon: http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/e/ef/Earth-Moon.png Moon reflectors: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lunar_laser_ranging_experiment Blind Willie Johnson "Dark was the Night, Cold was the Ground": http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BNj2BXW852g Golden Record: http://voyager.jpl.nasa.gov/spacecraft/goldenrec.html Earth from 4 billion miles away: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Pale_Blue_Dot.png
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The Science of the Friend Zone
 
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Subscribe to Vsauce and follow @tweetsauce for knowledge points! MUSIC BY: https://soundcloud.com/jakechudnow Wild Sex episode: http://bit.ly/VNLpGl My episode about how much money love is worth: http://bit.ly/UO91ZJ Can guys and girls just be friends? VIDEO: http://bit.ly/UO8R4H Jenna Marbles on "nice guys" [NSFW language]: http://bit.ly/UOdpIa FRIENDS episode about the Friend's zone: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0583579/ Clip of friend zone moment on FRIENDS: http://bit.ly/10iUITd Know Your Meme on the friend zone: http://knowyourmeme.com/photos/241341-friendzone Limerence: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Limerence Bateman's Principle: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bateman's_principle Assortative mating: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Assortative_mating Homogamy: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Homogamy_(sociology) Marshall Fine description of the friend zone: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/marshall-fine/huffpost-review-ijust-wri_b_569896.html Scarcity principle and attraction: http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-attraction-doctor/201204/does-playing-hard-get-make-you-fall-in-love Escaping the friend zone (includes Ben Franklin effect): http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-attraction-doctor/201112/escape-the-friend-zone-friend-girlfriend-or-boyfriend Good article on other reasons we desire what we can't have: http://arabia.msn.com/lifestyle/valentine/16491/why-men-want-women-they-cant-have/ BOWLING ALONE book: http://bowlingalone.com/ Sad article about friendship decline: http://usatoday30.usatoday.com/news/nation/2006-06-22-friendship_x.htm Cyberbalkanization: http://www.wisegeek.com/what-is-cyberbalkanization.htm
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What's The Most Dangerous Place on Earth?
 
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Subscribe to Vsauce. It's FREE! http://bit.ly/POIaN7 My watch is from: http://www.tokyoflash.com/ Michael Stevens on Twitter: https://twitter.com/tweetsauce Music by Jake Chudnow: https://soundcloud.com/jakechudnow Vsauce2: http://www.youtube.com/Vsauce2 Vsauce3: http://www.youtube.com/Vsauce3 Falling into lava video: http://youtu.be/kq7DDk8eLs8 Flowing lava video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aAymSMrOlOQ What death by lava would actually be like: http://www.wired.com/wiredscience/2011/12/the-right-and-wrong-way-to-die-when-you-fall-into-lava/ Where you can find a lava lake: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lava_lake How percentage of people are still alive? http://what-if.xkcd.com/27/ Hypothermia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hypothermia Mariana Trench: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mariana_trench AMAZING xkcd chart showing depths to scale (click for larger pic): http://xkcd.com/1040/ Influenza: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Influenza Black Death: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Black_Death Malaria total fatalities: http://www.aaas.org/international/africa/malaria/gwadz.html Global Peace Index: http://www.visionofhumanity.org/gpi-data/ Cabot Cove murder rate: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2191990/Murder-capital-world-Quiet-seaside-town-Cabot-Cove-named-dangerous-place-Earth.html Most dangerous cities by murder rate: http://www.businessinsider.com/most-dangerous-cities-in-the-world-2012-10?op=1 Dirtiest cities: http://www.popsci.com/environment/gallery/2008-06/worlds-dirtiest-cities Lake Karachay: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2215023/Is-polluted-place-Earth-The-Russian-lake-hour-beach-kill-you.html Chernobyl as haven for wildlife: http://www.wired.com/magazine/2011/04/ff_chernobyl/all/
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You Can't Touch Anything
 
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VERY nerdy episode today :) To learn more: xkcd radiation dose infographic: http://blog.xkcd.com/2011/03/19/radiation-chart/ Like us on Facebook to join the community! http://www.facebook.com/VsauceGaming Radiation from your own BODY: http://discovermagazine.com/2007/jun/life-is-rad More on how we don't TOUCH anything: http://www.worsleyschool.net/science/files/touch/touch.html Also a good read: http://www.ccmr.cornell.edu/education/ask/index.html?quid=1118 Physics forum on this topic: http://www.physicsforums.com/showthread.php?t=326634 Pauli Exclusion Principle: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pauli_exclusion_principle Electrons repel each other: http://clearscience.tumblr.com/post/619361757/atoms-cant-fall-through-each-other-because-their How things "stick" without making contact: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adhesion VIDEO about sharing electrons: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y2uUl7fyPBM VIDEO showing alpha-decay: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S9Gjxj01ojM VIDEO showing zygote development (cell division): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ymD5Ps3HF-4 Most music in this episode by JAKE CHUDNOW: http://soundcloud.com/jakechudnow
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WATER.
 
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sorry the video's a bit dark ... recording in your hotel room alone ftw! LINKS for more info: Music by: http://soundcloud.com/jakechudnow Earth Sandwich: http://www.zefrank.com/sandwich/ Find the point OPPOSITE you on earth! http://www.zefrank.com/sandwich/tool.html More on antipoints: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Antipodes Three Gorges Dam: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Three_Gorges_Dam Three Gorges Dam and earth's rotation: http://www.theenergylibrary.com/node/11435 Angular Momentum demo: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yAWLLo5cyfE Hydrophobes: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hydrophobe Lotus Effect: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LJtQ6dvcbOg VIDEO: nano glass and hydrophobia: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rl35HS-3Mrc&feature=related Rabies: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rabies VIDEO of rabies and fluid: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OtiytblJzQc
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How High Can We Build?
 
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What's the tallest THING we've ever built? How tall will we EVER be able to build? Follow Michael Stevens: http://www.twitter.com/tweetsauce http://www.Facebook.com/VsauceGaming music by: http://www.Soundcloud.com/JakeChudnow Links: see two sunrises/sunsets and calculate the Earth's Radius: http://www.darylscience.com/downloads/DblSunset.pdf also HERE: http://www.astro.princeton.edu/~dns/teachersguide/MeasECAct.html Tallest Structures TIMELINE: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Timeline_of_three_tallest_structures_in_the_world Tallest list incorporating building/structure distinction: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_tallest_buildings_and_structures_in_the_world falling person and terminal velocity: http://www.newton.dep.anl.gov/askasci/phy00/phy00012.htm KWTV, first radio mast taller than the Empire State Building: http://www.fybush.com/sites/2004/site-040129.html radio mast collapse VIDEO: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vx4k9gXAZEM Dubai and Burj Khalifa in fog: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vo3pY_jmn2w Pictures of Burj Khalifa: http://www.owips.com/burj-khalifa/ Burj Khalifa and Ramadan: http://www.emirates247.com/news/emirates/burj-khalifa-residents-must-fast-a-little-longer-2011-08-07-1.411516 Shuttle / ISS height: http://serc.carleton.edu/quantskills/activities/botec_orbit.html Sunrise from orbit VIDEO: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5nF5RXQxDH4 XKCD Date Idea" http://blog.xkcd.com/2009/04/06/a-date-idea-analyzed/ Space elevator: http://www.spaceward.org/ (be sure to enjoy the Conan Space Pirate Toy .gif) http://www.spaceelevatorblog.com/ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Space_elevator Another possible way to make a super-tall structure: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Space_fountain
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What Is Video ??
 
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After VidCon I had fun researching video and moving images. I hope you have fun too! In this episode: Household Hacker: http://www.youtube.com/user/householdhacker Wheezy Waiter: http://www.youtube.com/user/wheezywaiter
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Misnomers
 
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NEW LEANBACK: http://goo.gl/fp5ued VISIT Singapore!!! http://www.yoursingapore.com/ TWITTER: http://www.twitter.com/tweetsauce INSTAGRAM: http://www.instagram.com/electricpants There are Two Errors in the the Title of This Book: http://www.goodreads.com/book/show/1096663.There_Are_Two_Errors_in_the_the_Title_of_This_Book most hated baby names: http://www.babynamewizard.com/archives/2011/4/the-most-hated-baby-names-in-america Apple & Orange etymologies: http://www.etymonline.com/index.php?term=orange http://www.etymonline.com/index.php?term=apple&allowed_in_frame=0 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orange_(word) Fruit vs vegetable: http://www.livescience.com/33991-difference-fruits-vegetables.html Stigler’s Law: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_examples_of_Stigler's_law misnomers: http://www.gunther.net.nz/category/words/ http://listverse.com/2014/08/03/10-things-you-didnt-know-were-completely-misnamed/ http://www.paulnoll.com/Books/Clear-English/misnomer-01.html http://www.theguardian.com/theguardian/2006/feb/23/features11.g21 http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast?a=d&d=WDT19060209.2.4 http://www.mssl.ucl.ac.uk/~pjs1/others/miscon.html name format map http://i.imgur.com/5LOj29r.png
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What Will We Miss?
 
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Follow Michael Stevens for MORE: http://www.twitter.com/tweetsauce LINKS AND SOURCES BELOW When was I conceived? http://www.whenwasiconceived.com Another conception calculator if the above link is down: http://www.paulsadowski.com/Birthday.asp (you can also Google "conception calculator" and find a bunch) Birthday star calculator: http://outreach.jach.hawaii.edu/birthstars/year.php 6009: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/7th_millennium Zeitpyramide / Time Pyramid: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Time_pyramid Time Pyramid today VIDEO: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8ggB7HQyRZ8 Chernobyl: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chernobyl_Exclusion_Zone Awesome Kraftwerk preformance of "Radioactivity": http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0EBTn_3DBYo Supernova viewed from Earth simulation VIDEO: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dtWeH4-Ugy4 Betelgeuse: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Betelgeuse Eta Carinae: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eta_Carinae Andromeda and Milky Way collision: http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/hubble/science/milky-way-collide.html http://hubblesite.org/newscenter/archive/releases/2012/20/image/c/ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andromeda%E2%80%93Milky_Way_collision FOMO (Fear Of Missing Out): http://www.nytimes.com/2011/04/10/business/10ping.html?src=recg&_r=0 http://psychcentral.com/blog/archives/2011/04/14/fomo-addiction-the-fear-of-missing-out/ Fate of Niagara Falls, Mt. Rushmore, and total solar eclipses: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Timeline_of_the_far_future Saturn's rings in the future: http://www.bobthealien.co.uk/satring.htm a photon's path out of the sun: http://www.astro.cornell.edu/share/sharvari/websiteV7/Etransport.htm Troxler's Fading: http://www.zmescience.com/other/offbeat-other/troxler-effect-08112011/ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Troxler's_fading MUSIC BY Jake Chudnow: http://www.youtube.com/jakechudnow and http://www.audionetwork.com/
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Why Do We Dream?
 
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Leanback and IMG! later this week! LINKS TO LEARN: Smarter Every Day: http://www.youtube.com/destinws2 How to Lucid Dream: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=llw717IARpQ Whatswhat reviews my beard and other stuff: http://ow.ly/700ES ALL music by Jake Chudnow: http://soundcloud.com/jakechudnow **SLEEP STUFF** Good general sleep info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sleep Sleep facts: http://www.abc.net.au/science/sleep/facts.htm REM sleep: http://www.why-we-dream.com/remstate.htm Old video about REM sleep: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CzoU0_sgip4 Lucid Dreaming on the Discovery Channel: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ASf55cov5F8 Quick info in different dream theories: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dream#The_Neurobiology_of_dreaming Incredible documentary on a fatal disease that keeps you from sleeping: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nIeTVVAEFn8
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Why Are Things Creepy?
 
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FOLLOW MICHAEL STEVENS: http://www.Twitter.com/tweetsauce SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/POIaN7 SOURCES & more creepy stuff below: John Bergeron's SINGING ANDROIDS [videos]: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rLy-AwdCOmI http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5zFl_WD6vV8#t=7m40s http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7-9v7azMsno website: http://www.androidworld.com/prod68.htm SHAYE ST. John [videos]: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GzobV_qoIcQ http://www.youtube.com/user/ShayeSaintJohn "Die in a week" image from MarbleHornets: http://www.youtube.com/user/MarbleHornets Nightmare-fuel image collections: http://creepypasta.wikia.com/wiki/Nightmare_Fuel_(Gallery) http://imgur.com/a/zpxZj?gallery http://imgur.com/a/fcz3G dot jpg?? http://i.imgur.com/82taS.jpg scared of heights? don't watch this: http://bit.ly/h29PLp More info about "The Hands Resist Him" painting: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Hands_Resist_Him Creepypasta (unnerving stories): http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Creepypasta aphobia: people who don't feel fear: http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/brain-babble/201210/why-are-clowns-scary sad, terrifying study on learning fear (Little Albert Experiment): http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Little_Albert_experiment scariest things: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fear#Common_fears fear processing in brain: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fear_processing_in_the_brain Stephen King on types of scary stuff: http://www.goodreads.com/quotes/84666-the-3-types-of-terror-the-gross-out-the-sight-of Claude Levi Strauss on masks and why CLOWNS ARE SCARY: http://blogs.scientificamerican.com/anthropology-in-practice/2011/10/31/cant-sleepclown-will-eat-me-why-are-we-afraid-of-clowns/ Uncanny Valley: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Uncanny_valley http://www.cnn.com/2012/07/11/health/uncanny-valley-robots image metrics video: http://www.awntv.com/videos/image-metrics-emily-project paper on "creepiness": http://academia.edu/2465121/Creepiness famous Cognitive Dissonace study on behavior [with video]: http://www.simplypsychology.org/cognitive-dissonance.html High Place Phenomenon study: http://www.nbcnews.com/health/weird-urge-jump-bridge-explained-424037 HPP paper: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22119089 terrible and terrific etymology (it's called "amelioration"): http://english.stackexchange.com/questions/38606/what-gave-terrific-a-positive-connotation Laurie Lipton does GREAT creepy drawings: http://www.laurielipton.com/drawings/ creepy people LITERALLY give you chills: http://www.scientificamerican.com/podcast/episode.cfm?id=creepy-people-leave-you-cold-12-05-07 creepy things kids say: http://www.uncommon-parenting.com/2013/05/the-answers-to-creepy-things-kids-say/ these are scary: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Broadcast_signal_intrusion creepy subreddits (some may be nsfw): http://www.reddit.com/r/creepy/ http://www.reddit.com/r/creepygifs http://www.reddit.com/r/unnerving http://www.reddit.com/r/FearMe/ http://www.reddit.com/r/scaredshitless http://www.reddit.com/r/shortscarystories/ what I listened to while researching this episode (playlist): http://bit.ly/13pvoMb *************** music by http://www.YouTube.com/JakeChudnow trip hop and 'spooky' music from http://www.audionetwork.com
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Rainbow Science! ... AND Why Headphones Get So Tangled.
 
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LINKS: Optic Science of Rainbows: http://www.atoptics.co.uk/bows.htm Wiki article: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rainbow Flying through rainbow (first video): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yU-K-dpflgo Flying through rainbow (second video): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SNBHm8W90lU Petrichor (the smell of rain): http://www.wordsmith.org/words/petrichor.html Why do wires knot so easily? http://www.thenakedscientists.com/HTML/content/latest-questions/question/1824/ Scientific paper on random knotting of an agitated string: http://www.pnas.org/content/104/42/16432.full Also: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Petrichor Music courtuesy of Jake Chudnow: http://www.soundcloud.com/JakeChudnow Like us on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/VsauceGaming Twitter: @tweetsauce http://www.twitter.com/tweetsauce
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STOPPED CLOCK ILLUSION
 
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Start the LEANBACK by clicking this: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qaGe2hlOFTc&list=PLE62536DAAECB0527&index=0 MUSIC BY JAKE CHUDNOW: http://www.JakeChudnow.com WHEEZY WAITER has great vids AND we look alike. What could be better??: http://www.youtube.com/user/wheezywaiter 99666999999666999999666999666­69996699999996699666996699 996699999999699999999666699669­9666699666996699666996699 996669999999999999996666669999­6666699666996699666996699 996666699999999999966666666996­6666699666996699666996699 996666666999999996666666666996­6666699666996699666996699 996666666669999666666666666996­6666699666996699666996666 996666666666996666666666666996­6666699999996699999996699
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ENGLISH.
 
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LINKS to LEARN more: My video with Todd: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RL2Rqn5vlAs Todd's Channel: http://www.youtube.com/wombatron @tweetsauce http://www.facebook.com/VsauceGaming Exellenct wrap-up of English language histroy: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_English_language "Uncleft Beholding": http://groups.google.com/group/alt.language.artificial/msg/69250bac6c7cbaff How did early colonists speak: http://www.nicholasjohnpatrick.com/post/767354896/did-americans-in-1776-have-british-accents American dialects: http://pandora.cii.wwu.edu/vajda/ling201/test3materials/AmericanDialects.htm Extinct Bo Language: http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/8498534.stm Great book on English history (linked to part about british/american accents): http://books.google.com/books?id=ia5tHVtQPn8C&pg=PA71&lpg=PA71&source=bl&ots=sKoutoLjVn&sig=H9BLiHPSMisgl93Yqk_3Lp77m9I&hl=en&ei=KdIvTKaEItG2nged17CKBA&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=2&ved=0CBUQ6AEwATgK#v=onepage&q&f=false Westinghouse Time Capsule VIDEO: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L3Cke2wm6T8 Really cool video of "fake" English (makes no sense, but 'sounds' right): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vt4Dfa4fOEY
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Why Are We Ticklish? Why do We Laugh?
 
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Awesome London YouTubers in this episode: Khyan: http://www.youtube.com/Khyan Tom Ska: http://www.youtube.com/tomska Jenny Bingham: http://www.youtube.com/thatjennybee Charlie: http://www.youtube.com/user/charlieissocoollike Video shot by Ciaran who also made this one: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5hjoDOnzr5s music by Jake Chudnow: http://www.soundcloud.com/JakeChudnow More tweets from Khyan: http://twitter.com/#!/khyan Some of his most popular: http://favstar.fm/users/Khyan LEARN LINKS: Great all-around artcile on humor and laughing and tickling: http://www.damninteresting.com/humoring-the-gelotologists/ More on the vocab of humor research: http://www.worldlaughtertour.com/pdfs/gelopedia.pdf Theories of Humor: https://www.msu.edu/~jdowell/monro.html Psychology Today interview with comedians about what makes something funny: http://www.psychologytoday.com/articles/200808/wisecrackers Scary: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Death_from_laughter Demetri Martin tweeted images: http://www.whosay.com/DemetriMartin/photos/ Tickling on wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tickling
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What is Cool?
 
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Secret Skrillex Show: http://bit.ly/ySRFRu MIA Bad Girls Music Video: http://bit.ly/yJA94B MIA comment response: http://bit.ly/ADLydA "Fat people shouldn't make music": http://bit.ly/x2u2XK music by http://www.soundcloud.com/JakeChudnow Learn Links: Timeline of cool: http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/f/f5/Cool_Timeline2.png Mona Lisa and Sprezzatura: http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/samples/har051/2001024956.html Mona Lisa's copy: http://www.iheartchaos.com/post/16950614461/it-turns-out-that-the-mona-lisa-has-a-twin-sister Cool as rebellion: http://www.nytimes.com/books/first/p/pountain-cool.html Lester Young: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lester_Young Cool and social acceptance in the brain: http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2007/04/070412115231.htm cool-hunting: http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/shows/cool/etc/hunting.html swag: http://theinvisibleagent.files.wordpress.com/2009/01/chicago1941.jpg
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What is Random?
 
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There's more over on Veritasium! "What is NOT Random?": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sMb00lz-IfE SOURCES AND MORE BELOW! My twitter: https://twitter.com/tweetsauce My instagram: http://instagram.com/electricpants Generate random numbers using atmospheric noise: http://www.random.org/ randomness: http://www.random.org/randomness/ http://www.random.org/analysis/ http://faculty.rhodes.edu/wetzel/random/mainbody.html http://faculty.rhodes.edu/wetzel/random/level23intro.html https://www.cs.auckland.ac.nz/~chaitin/sciamer.html flipping a coin until 10 heads happen in a row: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rwvIGNXY21Y rolling dice until you get a Yahtzee: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fiTwar7mFws find word in YouTube video URLs with this in Google: allinurl:[your word here] site:youtube.com/watch "Random" as slang: http://www.nytimes.com/2010/10/31/magazine/31FOB-onlanguage-t.html?_r=3&ref=on_language http://www.theawl.com/2011/03/our-obsession-with-the-word-random-fear-of-a-millennial-planet The many sides of dice: http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Dice_by_number_of_sides#D100 non-transitive dice: http://mathsgear.co.uk/products/non-transitive-grime-dice Checking the fairness of dice: http://www.awesomedice.com/blog/353/d20-dice-randomness-test-chessex-vs-gamescience/ http://www.1000d4.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/02/dice-unified-final-big.jpg https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NKhpYJzCcSw http://www.dakkadakka.com/wiki/en/That's_How_I_Roll_-_A_Scientific_Analysis_of_Dice http://www.insidescience.org/blog/2012/09/12/dice-rolls-are-not-completely-random A fancy super-fair die: http://kotaku.com/the-most-technologically-advanced-six-sided-die-ever-1183763055 coin-flipping odds: http://econ.ucsb.edu/~doug/240a/Coin%20Flip.htm [PDF] http://statweb.stanford.edu/~susan/papers/headswithJ.pdf http://www.dartmouth.edu/~chance/chance_news/recent_news/chance_news_11.02.html#item2 a nickel landing on it's side: http://labs.adsabs.harvard.edu/adsabs/abs/1993PhRvE..48.2547M/ [PDF]: http://arxiv.org/pdf/1008.4559.pdf a book that will keep you guessing: http://www.amazon.com/Million-Random-Digits-Normal-Deviates/dp/0833030477/ref=cm_cr_pr_product_top 17 'feels' random: http://scienceblogs.com/cognitivedaily/2007/02/05/is-17-the-most-random-number/ How to be random (er.. wandom): http://www.wikihow.com/Be-Random Bell's inequality: http://drchinese.com/David/Bell_Theorem_Easy_Math.htm http://www.felderbooks.com/papers/bell.html http://www.quantiki.org/wiki/Bell's_theorem Bell's inequality videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z-s3q9wlLag https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7zfnvGXpy-g https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qd-tKr0LJTM You can't even handle how wandom and quirky I am: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=STSNHeAtETM 160 Greatest Arnold Schwarzenegger Quotes https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pDxn0Xfqkgw
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What's The Brightest Thing In the Universe?
 
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Follow Michael Stevens for neat stuff: http://www.twitter.com/tweetsauce SOURCES BELOW music by http://www.youtube.com/JakeChudnow and http://www.audionetwork.com SixtySymbols video on new black hole theory: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RXTGInIbD_Q "How Hot Can it Get?" Vsauce video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4fuHzC9aTik "What Will We Miss?" Vsauce video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7uiv6tKtoKg Taijitu: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Taijitu Yin Yang blackhole art (made by https://twitter.com/guylar ): http://imgur.com/IpD5L4l Roman 'Yin Yang': http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Notitia_Dignitatum Magnitude: http://www.1728.org/magntudj.htm http://zebu.uoregon.edu/~soper/Light/luminosity.html http://evildrganymede.net/rpg/world/magnitudes.pdf http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Magnitude_(astronomy) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Extinction_(astronomy) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Luminosity http://space.about.com/od/astronomydictionary/g/What-Is-Luminosity.htm http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apparent_magnitude\ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Absolute_magnitude Sun and lightbulb: http://bit.ly/1lxottV http://lumennow.org/lumens-vs-watts/ R136a1: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rYnTqI3xGkg http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/R136a1 most luminous stars: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_most_luminous_stars gamma ray bursts: http://www.nasa.gov/topics/universe/features/shocking-burst.html#.Uu_ECmR_uRt http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gamma-ray_burst Dark Matter: http://www.annualreviews.org/doi/abs/10.1146/annurev.aa.25.090187.002233 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dark_matter Accretion Disk: http://svs.gsfc.nasa.gov/vis/a010000/a010100/a010139/ http://svs.gsfc.nasa.gov/vis/a010000/a011100/a011162/index.html http://svs.gsfc.nasa.gov/vis/a010000/a010800/a010807/index.html http://svs.gsfc.nasa.gov/vis/a010000/a011100/a011110/index.html http://imgur.com/XyvTD http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Accretion_disc http://www.superbwallpapers.com/fantasy/black-hole-14517/ Jets: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Relativistic_jet Quasars: http://hubblesite.org/newscenter/archive/releases/1996/25/image/a/ http://chandra.harvard.edu/photo/2002/1127/index.html http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/07/130724200605.htm http://arstechnica.com/science/2012/12/ancient-quasar-imaged-when-the-universe-lacked-heavy-metal/ http://hubblesite.org/newscenter/archive/releases/2003/03/ http://www.space.com/17262-quasar-definition.html http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/3C_273 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blazar Most luminous BLAZAR: http://www.caha.es/the-most-luminous-quasar-state-ever-observed.html ACTIVE GALACTIC NUCLEI: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Active_galaxy Neil Degrasse Tyson book: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Death-Black-Hole-Cosmic-Quandaries/dp/0393330168 Thierry Cohen art: http://www.danzigergallery.com/artists/thierry-cohen light pollution: http://physics.fau.edu/observatory/lightpol-astro.html http://www.lightpollution.it/dmsp/artbri.html http://eoimages.gsfc.nasa.gov/ve/1438/earth_lights.gif LA blackout: http://www.pbs.org/seeinginthedark/astronomy-topics/light-pollution.html
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Did The Past Really Happen?
 
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Greece is full of wonderful new things and wonderful old things. But when WE become old things, will our ruins also be tourist attractions? **Sources and extra info below!!** me on twitter: http://www.twitter.com/tweetsauce on instagram: http://www.instagram.com/electricpants Humorous/interesting videos about how future archeologists might interpret us: VIDEO: “Beatles 3000”: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3Z2vU8M6CYI VIDEO: “Neil deGrasse Tyson On Manhattanhenge”: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iafX0awnxS8 Toto: http://allanellenberger.com/toto-finds-a-home-at-hollywood-forever/ “highway” vs “freeway”: http://sgtalcastro.blogspot.co.uk/2012/12/the-difference-between-highway-freeway.html why are old things so often underground?: http://goo.gl/u8SFFw http://www.archaeological.org/education/askexpertsfaq#faq3 “Motel of Mysteries” (great book I remember from when I was a kid): http://www.amazon.co.uk/Motel-Mysteries-David-Macaulay/dp/0395284252/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1423256636&sr=8-1&keywords=motel+of+mysteries Last Thursdayism: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Omphalos_hypothesis http://www.last-thursday.org/ Occam’s Razor: http://math.ucr.edu/home/baez/physics/General/occam.html Newton’s Flaming Laser Sword: https://philosophynow.org/issues/46/Newtons_Flaming_Laser_Sword other razors: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Razor_(philosophy) Interpreting the past (including us, when we become “the past”): http://www.heritagedaily.com/2014/01/the-archaeology-of-the-future-part-2/56891 http://www.usu.edu/markdamen/1320hist&civ/chapters/01HIST.htm http://bigthink.com/videos/how-will-future-historians-see-us-2 http://www.albany.edu/~scifraud/data/sci_fraud_3486.html This American Life on people in the future: http://www.thisamericanlife.org/radio-archives/episode/167/memo-to-the-people-of-the-future The 15th century wikipedia article: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/15th_century#Significant_people conservation of energy: http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/187240/conservation-of-energy history of perpetual motion: http://www.hp-gramatke.net/perpetuum/english/page0020.htm Why old computers and consoles turn yellow: http://www.vintagecomputing.com/index.php/archives/189 the Second Law of Thermodynamics: http://hyperphysics.phy-astr.gsu.edu/hbase/thermo/seclaw.html Heat Death of the universe: http://www.physlink.com/Education/AskExperts/ae181.cfm Good entropy resources: http://entropysimple.oxy.edu/content.htm https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=870y6GUKbwc http://physics.ucsd.edu/do-the-math/2013/05/elusive-entropy/ http://www.askamathematician.com/2011/12/q-why-does-the-entropy-of-universe-always-increase-and-what-is-heat-death-of-the-universe/ http://www.learner.org/courses/chemistry/visuals/visuals.html?dis=U&num=Ym5WdElURS9NQ289
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What If The Earth Stopped Spinning?
 
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What if the Earth stopped spinning? LEARN MORE BELOW! follow Michael Stevens: http://www.twitter.com/tweetsauce instagram: http://instagram.com/electricpants facebook: https://www.facebook.com/VsauceGaming Courtly Love "Mirage": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yv_CSShi1vU music by: https://www.youtube.com/user/jakechudnow Faster Earth-spin physics: http://curious.astro.cornell.edu/question.php?number=310 http://www.physicsforums.com/showthread.php?t=603143 http://www.physicsforums.com/showthread.php?t=403191 If Earth stopped spinning: http://www.esri.com/news/arcuser/0610/nospin.html http://astrobob.areavoices.com/2013/07/30/if-the-earth-stops-spinning-wed-be-in-big-trouble/ http://image.gsfc.nasa.gov/poetry/ask/q1168.html http://www.astronomycafe.net/qadir/q2947.html http://science.howstuffworks.com/science-vs-myth/what-if/what-if-earth-stopped-spinning.htm http://www.spaceanswers.com/solar-system/what-would-happen-if-the-earth-stopped-spinning/ https://van.physics.illinois.edu/qa/listing.php?id=322 human dimensions: http://www.fas.harvard.edu/~loebinfo/loebinfo/Proportions/humanfigure.html If Earth stopped spinning VIDEOS: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C7kubIYu69c https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qr_aEHXfC70 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nH3bmG-KjvU Why does Earth rotate? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TQxeutcYP6I http://www.universetoday.com/14491/why-does-the-earth-rotate/ http://blog.tiaan.com/link/2010/05/04/simulation-space-debris-forming-accretion-disk centripetal vs centrifugal: http://hyperphysics.phy-astr.gsu.edu/hbase/corf.html http://xkcd.com/123/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yAfg_8OLjvs http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Centrifugal_force_(rotating_reference_frame)#Earth http://www.regentsprep.org/Regents/physics/phys06/bartgrav/default.htm http://curious.astro.cornell.edu/question.php?number=16 comics: http://i.imgur.com/yRxXg.png http://www.qwantz.com/index.php?comic=351 atomic clocks: http://www.nist.gov/pml/div688/grp50/primary-frequency-standards.cfm http://hyperphysics.phy-astr.gsu.edu/hbase/acloc.html http://archive.nrc-cnrc.gc.ca/obj/inms-ienm/images/research_images/cesium_clock_e/energyleveldiagram.gif time: http://www.theatlantic.com/video/index/358609/where-time-comes-from/ http://travel.fyicenter.com/Time_Zone/What_Are_UTC_UT_and_GMT.php http://www.nist.gov/pml/div688/grp50/leapsecond.cfm http://www.bipm.org/en/scientific/tai/clock_comparisons.html http://www.astronomy.ohio-state.edu/~pogge/Ast350/timesys.html Earth slowing down and unstable: http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/bad-weather-makes-day-long/ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fluctuations_in_the_length_of_day http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Earth's_rotation Earth footage: http://visibleearth.nasa.gov/view.php?id=79803 http://earth.jsc.nasa.gov/Videos/CrewEarthObservationsVideos/ https://archive.org/details/SVS-1375 Earth and ocean animation by https://twitter.com/RoryBinks People flailing animation by Eric Langley
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How Many Things Are There?
 
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follow: @tweetsauce https://twitter.com/tweetsauce SOURCES BELOW music by http://www.youtube.com/JakeChudnow and from http://www.audionetwork.com/ My instagram: http://instagram.com/electricpants Big thanks to https://www.youtube.com/user/Vihart and https://www.youtube.com/user/minutephysics for help with this journey. Human biomass volume: http://eesmyal.com/2012/02/human-cube/ spit facts: http://www.livescience.com/32208-how-much-spit-does-a-person-produce.html LEGOs: http://www.usatoday.com/story/life/movies/2013/10/23/lego-movie-peek-will-ferrell/2918385/ sand calculation: http://www.hawaii.edu/suremath/jsand.html sun in different wavelengths gif: http://imgur.com/gallery/H4IhGCg Sun image: http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/sunearth/news/light-wavelengths.html totally neat minutephysics video on the observable universe: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5NU2t5zlxQQ AWESOME and relevant numberphile video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8GEebx72-qs Does MATH exist? PBS Idea Channel VIDEO: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TbNymweHW4E Our universe by the numbers: http://www.physicsoftheuniverse.com/numbers.html Galaxy visuals: http://workshop.chromeexperiments.com/stars/ reddit thread on reductionist counts: http://www.reddit.com/r/DebateReligion/comments/xqjl7/to_nonreductionists_how_many_things_are_there/ How big is the Universe: http://scienceblogs.com/startswithabang/2012/07/18/how-big-is-the-entire-universe/ [PDF] http://cosmos.phy.tufts.edu/~zirbel/ast21/sciam/IsSpaceFinite.pdf http://physics.stackexchange.com/questions/22390/would-one-actually-find-their-doppleganger-in-a-googolplex-universe http://www.cfa.harvard.edu/seuforum/faq.htm http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/blogs/physics/2012/10/how-large-is-the-observable-universe/ particles in the universe: http://physics.stackexchange.com/questions/1631/total-number-of-subatomic-particles-in-the-universe-are-they-finite-assuming Possible thought links: http://www.scottaaronson.com/writings/finite.html http://www.eubios.info/EJ132/ej132g.htm http://eprints.aston.ac.uk/355/1/NCRG_92_001.pdf THINGING: http://philosophyisnotaluxury.com/2011/03/02/to-thing-a-new-verb/ average sentence length: http://strainindex.wordpress.com/2008/07/28/the-average-sentence-length/ relavant wikipedia links: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Everything http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nothing http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Object_(philosophy) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Planck_length http://www.reddit.com/r/explainlikeimfive/comments/1oetkk/eli5_why_is_a_planck_length_the_smallest_possible/ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bremermann%27s_limit http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orders_of_magnitude_(data) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Heat_death_of_the_universe http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Observable_universe http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Standard_Model
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Will We Ever Visit Other Stars?
 
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Watch Bravest Warriors: http://bit.ly/UJMi2H T-SHIRT: Vsauce + Bravest Warriors! http://bit.ly/XYgCUM Music By Jake Chudnow: http://www.youtube.com/jakechudnow http://www.soundcloud.com/JakeChudnow Likelihood of interstellar travel: http://www.universetoday.com/17044/bad-news-insterstellar-travel-may-remain-in-science-fiction/ Time it would take to visit nearest star: http://www.universetoday.com/15403/how-long-would-it-take-to-travel-to-the-nearest-star/ Curiosity Rover self portrait on Mars: http://marsprogram.jpl.nasa.gov/msl/news/whatsnew/index.cfm?FuseAction=ShowNews&NewsID=1404 Hayden Planetarium's Digital Universe [Mac or PC]: http://www.haydenplanetarium.org/universe/download Orders of Magnitude (speed): http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orders_of_magnitude_(speed) Fermi Paradox: http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=where-are-they&page=2 What it looks like to travel near light speed: http://io9.com/5976041/this-is-what-it-would-really-look-like-to-travel-at-near+lightspeed Liam's NEW MUSIC Channel: http://www.youtube.com/newmusic Liam and Brad are WORLD OF THE ORANGE: http://www.youtube.com/woto Wormholes: http://science.howstuffworks.com/science-vs-myth/everyday-myths/time-travel4.htm Alcubierre drive: http://www.space.com/6649-star-trek-warp-drive-impossible.html Alcubierre drive video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iJZXDEUOao0 Alcubierre PDF: http://ntrs.nasa.gov/archive/nasa/casi.ntrs.nasa.gov/20110015936_2011016932.pdf Andrew Kennedy's wait calculation paper: http://www.jbis.org.uk/paper.php?p=2006.59.239 MIT Game Lab Download "A Slower Speed of Light": http://gamelab.mit.edu/games/a-slower-speed-of-light/ Bad Astronomer on a body in space: http://bit.ly/WFI9dw SciShow on a body in space: http://bit.ly/WjJZnX Wikipedia article on explanations and criticisms of the Fermi Paradox (great read): http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fermi_paradox VERY cool wikipedia artcile "timeline of the FAR future: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Timeline_of_the_far_future Stock footage from: http://footage.shutterstock.com/ *************************************************************** Vsauce Links T-Shirts: http://www.districtlines.com/vsauce Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/VsauceGaming Twitter: https://twitter.com/tweetsauce Vsauce: http://www.youtube.com/Vsauce Vsauce2: http://www.youtube.com/Vsauce2 Vsauce3: http://www.youtube.com/Vsauce3 WeSauce: http://www.youtube.com/WeSauce
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Why Don't We All Have Cancer?
 
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Thanks to Cancer Research UK! http://www.cancerresearchuk.org Links to LEARN MORE and SOURCES are below. follow me: http://www.twitter.com/tweetsauce What is cancer? http://www.cancerresearchuk.org/cancer-info/cancerandresearch/all-about-cancer/what-is-cancer/ http://www.cancerresearchuk.org/cancer-info/cancerstats/keyfacts/ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hallmarks_of_cancer Visualizing the prevention of cancer: http://www.cancerresearchuk.org/cancer-info/cancerstats/causes/attributable-risk/visualisation/ 10 cancer MYTHS debunked: http://scienceblog.cancerresearchuk.org/2014/03/24/dont-believe-the-hype-10-persistent-cancer-myths-debunked/ other cancer articles: http://www.slate.com/articles/health_and_science/science/2014/02/deadliest_cancer_chart_shows_mortality_and_incidence_rates.html http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/05/sunday-review/why-everyone-seems-to-have-cancer.html?=ref=opinion&_r=6& http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/takeonestep/cancer/interviews-demetri.html http://www.huffingtonpost.com/bill-couzens/cancer-an-inevitable-stag_b_4558325.html http://www.wired.com/2013/05/al_argcancer/ http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2011/may/06/nuclear-power-leukaemia Stirling Engine: http://www.grand-illusions.com/acatalog/Low-Temperature-Stirling-Engine-612.html Stirling Engine: VIDEO: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zCGTNArwJ0s dying cells: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16355657 dead outer-layer of skin (the HORNY layer): http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stratum_corneum human skin in dust: http://ohioline.osu.edu/hyg-fact/2000/2157.html mistakes in DNA replication: http://www.nature.com/scitable/topicpage/dna-replication-and-causes-of-mutation-409 how long it takes cells to divide: http://www.wisegeek.org/how-long-does-it-take-for-cells-to-divide.htm not all genetic mutations causes cancer: http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/handbook/mutationsanddisorders/neutralmutations leading causes of death (in US): http://i1213.photobucket.com/albums/cc469/EternallyLearning/COD.jpg unbalanced skin damage: http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1104059 http://www.sungrubbies.com/product_index_html/UVASkinDamage.htm Giraffe tongues: http://www.noozhawk.com/article/102609_santa_barbara_zoos_male_giraffe_dies DNA repair mechanisms: http://www.abcam.com/index.html?pageconfig=resource&rid=11812 the Selection Shadow: http://www.nature.com/scitable/knowledge/library/the-evolution-of-aging-23651151 life expectancy: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Life_expectancy Living after cancer diagnosis stats: http://www.cancerresearchuk.org/about-us/our-organisation/beating-cancer-sooner-our-strategy losing cells: http://www.madsci.org/posts/archives/2001-02/981770369.An.r.html Cancer and the metaphor of war: http://www.theguardian.com/society/2014/apr/25/having-cancer-not-fight-or-battle Cool image gallery: http://publications.nigms.nih.gov/biobeat/gallery/index.html extra: why do we age and die? http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2014/05/age/ http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/adventures-in-old-age/200903/problem-darwin-why-do-we-age-and-die-rather-live-forever http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Evolution_of_ageing
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Names
 
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FOLLOW MICHAEL STEVENS ON TWITTER: http://www.twitter.com/tweetsauce FOLLOW ON INSTAGRAM: http://www.instagram.com/electricpants Kevin is VSAUCE2: http://www.youtube.com/Vsauce2 music by: http://www.youtube.com/JakeChudnow Top 1000 US first names over time INTERACTIVE: http://www.babynamewizard.com/voyager surname geographical distribution INTERACTIVE: http://www.worldnames.publicprofiler.org Dolphins using names: http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2006/05/060508_dolphins.html Mental Floss VIDEO: things you didn't know had names: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-xJQyj8dSCg US ratification of the Convention on the Rights of the Child: http://www.unicefusa.org/campaigns/public-policy-advocacy/the-convention-on-the-rights.html http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/US_ratification_of_the_Convention_on_the_Rights_of_the_Child Freakonomics "How Much Does Your Name Matter?": http://freakonomics.com/2013/04/08/how-much-does-your-name-matter-a-new-freakonomics-radio-podcast/ Story of two children named "Winner" and "Loser": http://www.sahio.com/the-story-of-two-brothers-named-winner-and-loser/ auto-antonyms: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Contronym Most common surnames: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_most_common_surnames LONGEST NAME: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wolfe+585,_Senior Adolf Hitler Campbell: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/05/31/adolf-hitler-campbell-custody-battle-nazi-names-new-jersey_n_1561046.html endonym vs. exonym: http://mentalfloss.com/article/30810/why-are-there-different-names-same-country name laws: http://nation.time.com/2013/08/12/from-messiah-to-hitler-what-you-can-and-cannot-name-your-child/ http://mentalfloss.com/article/25034/8-countries-fascinating-baby-naming-laws Dads_Secret tweet: https://twitter.com/Dads_Secret/status/340242560503128064 Legally mononymous people: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_legally_mononymous_people Name-letter Effect: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Name%E2%80%93letter_effect Quirkology: http://www.quirkology.com/UK/ Quirology on names: http://www.quirkology.com/UK/Experiment_surname.shtml US State denonyms: http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/GPO-STYLEMANUAL-2008/pdf/GPO-STYLEMANUAL-2008-7.pdf New Zealand name laws: http://news.nationalpost.com/2013/05/02/new-zealand-reveals-a-list-of-banned-baby-names-4real-was-one-of-them/ "hierarchy of disagreement": http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paul_Graham_(computer_programmer)
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8 Surprising Facts
 
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START the Leanback HERE: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IMGnVqQx-aw&list=PL1ED3DD7FFE1BA7B1&feature=plpp_play_all TWITTER: http://www.twitter.com/tweetsauce FACEBOOK: http://www.Facebook.com/VsauceGaming Halo Infographic: http://www.bungie.net/stats/reach/online.aspx Mass Murderer: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mass_murder Serial Killer: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Serial_killer Other facts from this great book: http://www.amazon.com/Your-Pinkie-More-Powerful-Thumb/dp/0062008358
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Shepard Tone Illusion .... and more!
 
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LEANBACK Starts HERE: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bg557msKU8Y&list=PL590B0AAC059F9FBB&index=1 Longer version of the tone: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-4fh4lfWeck Rafaël Rozendaal: http://www.newrafael.com/ All of Rafaël's websites: http://www.newrafael.com/websites/ The story of Adidas: http://www.adidas.com/campaigns/adidassler/content/index.asp?strCountry_adidascom=com USB Typewriter: http://www.usbtypewriter.com/
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What If The Sun Disappeared?
 
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Check out MinuteEarth: http://bit.ly/Xkxwmu Become a Vsaucer: http://bit.ly/POIaN7 For cool things every day: http://www.twitter.com/tweetsauce Tools & Links: Gravitational force calculator: http://www.wsanford.com/~wsanford/calculators/gravity-calculator.html Solar Scope: http://www.solarsystemscope.com/ Gravity simulator: http://www.nowykurier.com/toys/gravity/gravity.html Celestia (3D space simulator): http://www.shatters.net/celestia/ Quantum Tunneling (MinutePhysics): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cTodS8hkSDg Gravitational force between people: http://www.reddit.com/r/askscience/comments/15q9tx/which_has_more_gravitational_pull_on_me_girl/ How the sun might ACTUALLY die [VIDEO]: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=21RkSui1cG8 Sun disappearance links: http://www.popsci.com/node/24698 http://scienceblogs.com/startswithabang/2010/07/12/q-a-how-long-would-we-have-if/ http://unitedcats.wordpress.com/2008/07/24/what-would-happen-if-the-sun-disappeared/ http://curious.astro.cornell.edu/question.php?number=707 http://www.newscientist.com/blog/lastword/2004/05/put-that-light-out.html http://www.physicsforums.com/showthread.php?p=4079676 Light travel-time between planets: http://www.pbs.org/seeinginthedark/astronomy-topics/light-as-a-cosmic-time-machine.html Ahad (light from galaxy): http://images2.wikia.nocookie.net/__cb20090709115119/firstarktoalphacentauri/images/7/76/Ahads_constant_refereed_paper.pdf A Pail of Air STORY: http://www.baenebooks.com/chapters/0743498747/0743498747___6.htm Hydrothermal vents VIDEO: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RaUcJ3CdTSE Extremophiles in general: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Extremophile Neil Degrasse Tyson book that includes a discussion of Earth's geothermally resiliant life: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Death-Black-Hole-Cosmic-Quandaries/dp/0393330168 *********** MUSIC BY: http://www.YouTube.com/JakeChudnow
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Would Headlights Work at Light Speed?
 
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If you were driving at the speed of light and turned on your headlights, what would happen? Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/tweetsauce Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/electricpants Sources and extras below!! Thanks to Jude for asking me this question on twitter! https://twitter.com/stefanikj5/status/550865272895447041 “The Life of the Cosmos” by Lee Smolin: http://www.amazon.co.uk/The-Life-Cosmos-Lee-Smolin/dp/0195126645 “In Search of the Multiverse” by John Gribbin: http://www.amazon.co.uk/In-Search-Multiverse-John-Gribbin/dp/0141036117 “The Pig That Wants to be Eaten: by Julian Baggini: http://www.amazon.co.uk/The-Pig-That-Wants-Eaten/dp/1847081282 Relevant MinutePhysics videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IM630Z8lho8 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NnMIhxWRGNw light slowing down in glass: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FAivtXJOsiI a different perspective from Sixty Symbols about light slowing down: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CiHN0ZWE5bk Why is “c” the speed of light? http://math.ucr.edu/home/baez/physics/Relativity/SpeedOfLight/c.html Car at light speed: http://www.sydneyobservatory.com.au/2010/what-happens-when-a-car-travelling-near-the-speed-of-light-turns-on-its-headlights/ https://van.physics.illinois.edu/qa/listing.php?id=1355 http://www.scienceforums.net/topic/82191-i-am-driving-my-car-at-the-speed-of-light-and-i-turn-on-my-headlights-what-do-i-see/ http://www.desy.de/user/projects/Physics/Relativity/SpeedOfLight/headlights.html Light speed is the same in all inertial frames of reference: http://www.physlink.com/Education/AskExperts/ae558.cfm https://van.physics.illinois.edu/qa/listing.php?id=2605 http://hyperphysics.phy-astr.gsu.edu/hbase/relativ/mmhist.html#c1 Relativistic addition of velocities: http://demonstrations.wolfram.com/EinsteinsFormulaForAddingVelocities/ http://cnx.org/contents/e3a41220-af3f-40c6-b8ba-1a5d1bcbed92@6/Relativistic_Addition_of_Veloc doppler shift: http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:XYCoordinates.gif#mediaviewer/File:Doppler-velocity89.jpg Relativity: http://www.refsmmat.com/jsphys/relativity/relativity.html http://www.astro.virginia.edu/~jh8h/Foundations/quest7.html Light speed and catching-up to light. http://www.pitt.edu/~jdnorton/Goodies/Chasing_the_light/ http://math.ucr.edu/home/baez/physics/Relativity/SpeedOfLight/speed_of_light.html http://www.askamathematician.com/2010/11/q-what-would-you-experience-if-you-were-going-the-speed-of-light/ http://scienceline.ucsb.edu/getkey.php?key=1571 https://van.physics.illinois.edu/qa/listing.php?id=1354 Other good relativity resources: http://newt.phys.unsw.edu.au/einsteinlight/ Light echo footage: http://www.spacetelescope.org/videos/heic0617a/ “fine-tuned” universe: http://io9.com/5989467/how-does-the-anthropic-principle-change-the-meaning-of-the-universe http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fine-tuned_Universe http://rationalwiki.org/wiki/Anthropic_principle Irrational numbers: http://mathworld.wolfram.com/IrrationalNumber.html a million digits of pi: http://www.piday.org/million/ THERE'S MORE VSAUCE!! Vsauce2: http://www.youtube.com/Vsauce2 Vsauce3: http://www.youtube.com/Vsauce3 animated drawings by Guy Larsen https://twitter.com/guylar rocketship animation by Eric Langay https://twitter.com/ericlanglay
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What Is The Greatest Honor?
 
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http://www.twitter.com/tweetsauce Todd and Kristen: http://www.youtube.com/barelypolitical http://www.youtube.com/wombatron http://www.youtube.com/kristensreality http://www.youtube.com/user/awesome Music by: http://www.YouTube.com/JakeChudnow Marathon records: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marathon_world_record_progression Iron Man Triathlon: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ironman_Triathlon Self-Transcendence 3100 Mile Race: http://3100.srichinmoyraces.org/history-3100-mile-race Self-Transcendence 3100 Mile Race VIDEOS: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kxQBY3i7QnI http://youtu.be/NdECm6RgqcE EGOT: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/EGOT Character Strengths and Values: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Character_Strengths_and_Virtues_(book) CSV illustration: http://www.reconnect.salvos.org.au/strengthspicture.jpg Nixon quote: http://quotationsbook.com/quote/29681/#sthash.51eAkucm.dpbs Quirkology YOUTUBE CHANNEL: http://www.youtube.com/user/Quirkology Quirkology book: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Quirkology-Curious-Science-Everyday-Lives/dp/0330448110 Victoria Cross: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Victoria_Cross Medal of Honor: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Medal_of_honor Medal of Honor stories: http://www.maxim.com/military/the-medal-of-honor-6-stories-of-incredible-valor Fast food mascot fame: http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/specials/1616_fastfood/page6.shtml Great Man theory of history: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Man_theory Greatness: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Greatness Zimbardo TEDtalk: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OsFEV35tWsg Cato the Elder: http://optimaloptimist.blogspot.com/2010/04/monument-or-no-monument.html
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SPACE STRAW
 
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Click to subscribe for free! http://bit.ly/POIaN7 Links to learn more and sources below. http://www.twitter.com/tweetsauce http://www.facebook.com/VsauceGaming Music by Jake Chudnow: https://soundcloud.com/jakechudnow http://www.YouTube.com/JakeChudnow Great video from Veritasium about the WORLD'S LONGEST POSSIBLE STRAW: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HUmZrtiXDik Vsauce video about nothing: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K93zcgFsynk Vsauce video about helium running out (and other things): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DU3OdTLuHf0 Vsauce video about being naked in space: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lD08CuUi_Ek Earth mass gained and lost: http://gizmodo.com/5882517/did-you-know-that-earth-is-getting-lighter-every-day Earth mass gained from sunlight: http://image.gsfc.nasa.gov/poetry/ask/a11325.html Limit of atmospheric pressure: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Suction Buoyancy: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Buoyancy Buoyancy caused by air: http://www.madsci.org/posts/archives/2010-03/1267798222.Ph.r.html Awesome diagram of Earth's atmosphere: http://library.thinkquest.org/C003124/en/atmos.htm Pic of meteor falling to Earth: http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/station/multimedia/gallery/iss028e024847.html PDF about space-matter entering Earth: http://static.icr.org/i/pdf/technical/Moon-Dust-and-the-Age-of-the-Solar-System.pdf Links about breathes and molecules: http://www.vendian.org/envelope/dir2/breath.html http://rsloan.newsvine.com/_news/2009/05/03/2768580-the-odds-that-youll-breathe-a-single-molecule-of-air-that-once-traveled-through-the-lungs-of-jesus http://www.thehappyself.com/happiness-challenge-1-100-breaths Brain metabolism: http://www.acnp.org/g4/gn401000064/ch064.html Components of inhaled and exhaled air: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Breathing#Breathing_in_gas
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Amazing Art and MORE! IMG! #49
 
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Follow us @tweetsauce Share IMG!s, DONGs, and more at http://www.Facebook.com/VsauceGaming music at the end by http://www.Soundcloud.com/JakeChudnow bearded babies: http://worldwideinterweb.com/component/joomgallery/funny/babies-with-beards/baby-facial-hair-222.html#joomimg cup of kitty: http://fuckyeahdementia.com/post/18855419678/cat-tea-time-bunnyfood take it easy: http://www.dumage.com/today-i-feel-like-not-doing-anything/ lose control: http://www.sadanduseless.com/image.php?n=798 tree ring gif: http://dvdp.tumblr.com/post/12516162400/relief-prints-of-trunk-woodcuts-by-bryan-nash-gill minecraft dog: http://www.artige.no/bilde/25440 bread crumb bird feeder: http://your-daily-dose.tumblr.com/post/1048613016?utm_source=wahoha.com&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=wahoha leg illusion: http://shitbrix.com/mindfuck/recent/87178-young-love hidden scary face: http://shitbrix.com/mindfuck/recent/87163-the-window pacman skull: http://www.buzzfeed.com/404terror/the-anatomy-of-pac-man-3z99 information is beautiful analyzed horoscope: http://www.informationisbeautiful.net/visualizations/horoscoped/ earth's terminator time lapse: http://dvdp.tumblr.com/post/10593080965/hundreds-of-pictures-of-earth-each-taken-at-about puke ribbons: http://i.imgur.com/rVlfW.gif face-lifting cream: http://www.artige.no/bilde/25442 parking lot lines: http://3.bp.blogspot.com/-wAz2dMb60VY/T1l6auUb5OI/AAAAAAAAL6I/tXPJXOOwdsM/s1600/Amazing+Street+Art+%2815%29.jpg craig allen portraits: http://www.boredpanda.com/people-pixel-portraits-craig-alan/ loooooong cat: http://www.sadanduseless.com/image.php?n=794 cat mess: http://www.sadanduseless.com/2011/11/cats-doing-evil-things/ Kerry Sarbakka falling: http://www.southdreamz.com/2010/02/top-12-extreme-falling-pictures.html?utm_source=wahoha.com&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=wahoha Seth casteel: DOGS falling: http://www.sadanduseless.com/2012/02/dogs-under-water/ Robert Downey Jr. Pin-up: http://pinuprdj.tumblr.com/ Sistine Chapel tour: http://www.vatican.va/various/cappelle/sistina_vr/index.html add cats to art: http://www.sadanduseless.com/2012/01/famous-paintings-improved-by-cats/ moving dots illusion: http://illusioncontest.neuralcorrelate.com/2010/two-sinusoids-6-%E2%80%93-1-perceptions/ Barbra and Michael Leisgen: horizon arms: http://www.designlessbetter.com/blogless/posts/mimesis walking coaster: http://www.phaenomedia.org/index-e.html walking coaster PDF: http://www.phaenomedia.org/tt-pressrelease-e.pdf chocolate chart: http://ilovecharts.tumblr.com/post/19012823440/chocolate-thethreefoldgirl#notes palindrome: http://www.bordom.net/view/25946/Palindrome http://www.Facebook.com/VsauceGaming Suzy Lelievre furniture art: http://www.suzylelievre.fr/oeuvres/contorsions-talbes-choquees Kusama sticker room: http://www.thisiscolossal.com/2012/01/yayoi-kusama-obiliteration-room/ Room of heights: http://www.thisiscolossal.com/2010/11/roman-ondaks-room-of-heights/ Helium balloon art: http://www.thisiscolossal.com/2011/08/a-helium-filled-kinetic-drawing-sculpture-by-karina-smigla-bobinski/ camel towing: http://www.bordom.net/view/63312/Camel_Towing Tortise trick: http://9gag.com/gag/3250396 Star Wars by Dr. Seuss: http://nedhardy.com/2012/03/05/what-if-dr-seuss-created-star-wars-5-pics/ Cecilia Paredes: http://www.moillusions.com/2012/03/cecilia-is-a-bit-of-a-wall-flower.html Liu Bolin: http://sid1982.hubpages.com/hub/Camouflage-By-Liu-Bolin-The-Invisible-Man contour illusion: http://illusioncontest.neuralcorrelate.com/2010/counter%E2%80%90intuitive-illusory-contours/ Gif stairs: http://dvdp.tumblr.com/post/8276664333/110731 gif waves: http://dvdp.tumblr.com/post/16621796897/120127
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m͏̺͓̲̥̪í͇͔̠ś̷͎̹̲̻̻̘̝t̞̖͍͚̤k̥̞à̸͕̮͍͉̹̰͚̰ẹ̶̢̪s͏̨͈̙̹̜͚̲ ̛̬͓͟
 
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LINKS AND SOURCES BELOW First and last songs by Zach McCoy CHECK HIM OUT: https://zachmccoy.bandcamp.com/ Zach McCoy on YouTube: http://youtu.be/L5QONwu_grc http://youtu.be/BAHYLTbMNuw other music by http://www.youtube.com/JakeChudnow FOLLOW Michael Stevens: http://www.twitter.com/tweetsauce Ze Frank video on trees and carvings: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tkKOijiatLo Silent-K: https://web.archive.org/web/20130709182638/http://www.randomhouse.com/wotd/index.pperl?date=19980514 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Silent_k http://www.antimoon.com/forum/2004/5133.htm Warren G's "What's Next": 2:44: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8YrW5vChJec "What's Next" lyrics: http://rapgenius.com/Warren-g-whats-next-lyrics Science and mistakes and correctness: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pessimistic_induction Buffalo Springfield's "For What It's Worth": http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DIoKr9VDg3A "Hey Jude": http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t5c-LVYnafg BEATLES ANOMALIES site: http://wgo.signal11.org.uk/wgo.htm prayer book and calculus: https://www.sciencenews.org/article/prayer-archimedes San Diego fire: http://legacy.utsandiego.com/news/fires/20040118-9999_1n18hunter.html http://interwork.sdsu.edu/fire/photo_gallery/BackCountryPhotos.htm http://www.businessinsider.com/worst-mistakes-in-history-2011-4#a-hunter-starts-the-biggest-fire-in-california-history-7 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cedar_Fire Mars Climate Orbiter: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mars_Climate_Orbiter moon landing footage: http://www.honeysucklecreek.net/Apollo_11/tapes/Apollo_11_TV_Tapes_Report.pdf Henry Tandy: http://rememberwhen.gazettelive.co.uk/2010/08/how-a-green-howard-nearly-shot.html http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/british-soldier-allegedly-spares-the-life-of-an-injured-adolf-hitler The science of leaves: http://www.fs.fed.us/fallcolors/2013/science.shtml http://news.nationalgeographic.co.uk/news/2004/10/1005_041008_fallfoliage_2.html http://mnl.maizegdb.org/mnl/78/19habben.html accidents: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_accidents_and_disasters_by_death_toll
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HAWAII FACTS!
 
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Some things I learned while on vacation. Watch me die to death at the end. ** LINKS ** Turtle BUTT BREATHING (my sister taught me about this while we were in Hawaii): http://www.straightdope.com/columns/read/2325/is-it-true-turtles-breathe-through-their-butts The best turtle butt-breather: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fitzroy_River_turtle
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What Does Earth Look Like?
 
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Follow Michael Stevens: http://www.twitter.com/tweetsauce EXTRA INFO & LINKS BELOW! Dr. Julian Bayliss' rainforest story: http://youtu.be/mni8mSS4KDU Cool video from CGPGrey: "How Many Countries Are There?" http://youtu.be/4AivEQmfPpk upside-down map: http://paulmencke.nl.dualdev.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/10/Upside-down-World-Map.jpg INTERACTIVE projection site: http://www.jasondavies.com/maps/transition/ Chromoscope: http://www.chromoscope.net/ Mercator Puzzle: https://gmaps-samples.googlecode.com/svn/trunk/poly/puzzledrag.html xkcd on maps: http://xkcd.com/977/ Earth "live": http://aa.usno.navy.mil/imagery/earth/live interactive gnomonic: http://bl.ocks.org/mbostock/3795048 West Wing MAPS clip: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n8zBC2dvERM Earth from Mars: http://astrobob.areavoices.com/2012/08/10/what-does-earth-look-like-from-mars/ Earth from Saturn: http://saturn.jpl.nasa.gov/news/newsreleases/newsrelease20130722/ "look" etymology: http://www.etymonline.com/index.php?term=look wave on a string simulation: http://phet.colorado.edu/en/simulation/wave-on-a-string Hi-res electromagnetic spectrum: http://www.zulyzami.com/dl16?display Earth under different light: http://orbitingfrog.com/2008/06/25/earth-and-friends-in-multiple-wavelengths/ Moon's shadow on Earth: http://www.slate.com/blogs/bad_astronomy/2013/11/04/solar_eclipse_november_solar_eclipse_pictures_and_videos.html Bad Astronomer on twitter: https://twitter.com/BadAstronomer Africa compared to big countries: http://cdn.twentytwowords.com/wp-content/uploads/africa.jpg Map projection info: http://usersguidetotheuniverse.com/?p=1734 http://nationalatlas.gov/articles/mapping/a_projections.html http://www.radicalcartography.net/?projectionref http://www.geo.hunter.cuny.edu/~jochen/gtech201/lectures/lec6concepts/map%20coordinate%20systems/how%20to%20choose%20a%20projection.htm http://education.nationalgeographic.co.uk/education/media/selecting-map-projection/?ar_a=1 http://www.colorado.edu/geography/gcraft/notes/mapproj/mapproj.html http://kartoweb.itc.nl/geometrics/map%20projections/mappro.html http://www.giss.nasa.gov/tools/gprojector/help/projections.html What we used to think Earth looked like from space: http://blogs.smithsonianmag.com/smartnews/2013/09/heres-what-we-thought-earth-would-look-like-from-space/ Earth is not a perfect sphere: http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=earth-is-not-round
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How Much Does a Shadow Weigh?
 
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