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Want to support TED-Ed’s nonprofit mission? Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/the-myth-behind-the-chinese-zodiac-megan-campisi-and-pen-pen-chen What’s your sign? In Western astrology, it’s a constellation determined by when your birthday falls in the calendar. But according to the Chinese zodiac (生肖), it’s your shuxiang, meaning the animal assigned to your birth year. Of the many
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If you want to continue thinking about black holes a tad more, you can do so by getting one of the many black hole related things the Kurzgesagt team made with love: https://bit.ly/3dRJj71 Sources & further reading: https://sites.google.com/view/sources-black-holes/ Our Video on Neutronstars: https://youtu.be/udFxKZRyQt4 Our Video on the Information Paradox: https://youtu.be/yWO-cvGETRQ Black holes are the most
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Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/why-is-meningitis-so-dangerous-melvin-sanicas In 1987, thousands of people gathered in Saudi Arabia for the annual Hajj pilgrimage. But what started out as a celebration led to a worldwide health crisis: more than 2,000 cases of meningitis broke out, spreading across Saudi Arabia and the rest of the world.
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When you stop smoking weed, your body changes. This is what happens in the first 28 days of quitting. Quitting Marijuana Podcast: https://youtu.be/bJ726lxPwvc FOLLOW US! Instagram: https://instagram.com/asapscience​​ Facebook: https://facebook.com/asapscience​​ Twitter: https://twitter.com/asapscience​​ TikTok: @AsapSCIENCE Written by: Greg Brown Edited by: Luka Šarlija People are likely watching the Marvel Shang-Chi trailer, or the Jake Paul fight, or
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Adapted from ‘Optimal Boarding Method for Airline Passengers’: https://arxiv.org/abs/0802.0733 All boarding methods in full: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3e5Jn2gG8Eg ## Related Videos: Voting systems: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s7tWHJfhiyo&list=PL7679C7ACE93A5638 First class: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=84WIaK3bl_s Grey discusses making the video on Cortex: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-fAUfiqGEkc&feature=youtu.be&t=1272 ## Papers Experimental test of airplane boarding methods: https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0969699711000986 ## Patrons Bob Kunz, James Bissonette, Thomas J Miller Jr MD, Gavin Voit, Marco
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The first 1000 people to use this link will get a free trial of Skillshare: https://skl.sh/kurzgesagtinanutshell05211 Sources & further reading: https://sites.google.com/view/sourcesclimatenuclear/ Do we need nuclear energy to stop climate change? More and more voices from science, environmental activists and the press have been saying so in recent years – but this comes as a shock
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Wallpapers on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/posts/project-liberty-22392131 Part 2: What is Federal Land? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LruaD7XhQ50&t=0s&list=PLqs5ohhass_Q5xIw6brxubPI0NF4gr0Eb&index=3 Special thanks: Jameson W. Doig, Professor Emeritus, Princeton University. Thank you to my supporters on Patreon: Thomas J Miller Jr MD, James Bissonette, Bob Kunz, John Buchan, Nevin Spoljaric, Chris Chapin, Richard Jenkins, Tony DiLascio, Donal Botkin, Phil Gardner, Christian Cooper, Michael Little, Martin,
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Grey’s Director Commentary for “Spaceship You”: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lZTs-xXEucc&list=PLqs5ohhass_Ti_MyDhtRvw59GgGKcdstB Discuss on the reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/CGPGrey/comments/gb6mac/lockdown_productivity_spaceship_you/ ## Patrons Steven Snow, Bob Kunz, John Buchan, Nevin Spoljaric, Donal Botkin, BN-12, Chris Chapin, Richard Jenkins, Phil Gardner, Martin, سليمان العقل, Steven Grimm, Colin Millions, Saki Comandao, Jason Lewandowski, Andrea Di Biagio, David F Watson, Ben Schwab, Elliot Lepley, rictic, Bobby, Marco
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Dig into the inaccuracies of flat maps and how different map designs can shift our point of view. — Fourteen Greenlands could fit in Africa— but you wouldn’t guess it from most maps of the world. The fact is, every world map humans have ever made is wrong. Actually, it’s impossible to make a flat
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TWEET IT – http://clicktotweet.com/dAeY6 We often hear it, but how true is the phrase ‘Money can’t buy happiness’? Is there a correlation between the two, and if so, what can we learn from it? It turns out, if you think money and happiness are exclusive, you simply aren’t spending it right. Written and created by
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TWEET IT – http://clicktotweet.com/237l3 Time for some interesting facts to make your head explode! Now you can sound even smarter around your friends with these simple but super fun facts about life! Written and created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). TWITTER: http://www.twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Music by Mitchell Moffit http://www.mitchellmoffit.com Tweets
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View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/the-treadmill-s-dark-and-twisted-past-conor-heffernan The constant thud underneath your feet. The constrained space. The monotony of going nowhere fast. Running on a treadmill can certainly feel like torture, but did you know it was originally used for that very purpose? Conor Heffernan details the dark and twisted history of the treadmill. Lesson by Conor Heffernan,
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The Map of Evolution and other sciency posters, researched and designed with love, are now available on the kurzgesagt shop. Your purchase will support us directly and keep our videos free for everyone. ►► https://shop.kurzgesagt.org (Worldwide Shipping Available) Sources & further reading: https://sites.google.com/view/sources-goldapocalypse/ Let us explore the scientific mystery of what would happen to you,
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Sign up for our newsletter and never miss an animation: http://bit.ly/TEDEdNewsletter View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/the-history-of-the-world-according-to-cats-eva-maria-geigl In ancient times, wildcats were fierce carnivorous hunters. And unlike dogs, who have undergone centuries of selective breeding, modern cats are genetically very similar to ancient cats. How did these solitary, fierce predators become our sofa sidekicks? Eva-Maria Geigl traces
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Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/the-standard-model-of-particle-physics-jonathan-butterworth If you were to take a coffee cup, and break it in half, then in half again, and keep carrying on, where would you end up? Could you keep on going forever? Or would you eventually find a set of indivisible building blocks out of
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Good reason to stay inside during this Polar Vortex! How To Survive Being Trapped in -35° Weather? Sidenote Podcast: Winter Debate! https://youtu.be/6cPwbAPCrVM Ask us your burning questions in the comments! Created by: Mitchell Moffit and Gregory Brown Written by: Tharsan Kana, Rachel Salt & Matthew Carter Illustrated by: Max Simmons Edited by: Sel Ghebrehiwot FOLLOW
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TWEET IT – http://clicktotweet.com/2RFtj Time for some more interesting facts to make your head explode! Now you can sound even smarter around your friends with these simple but super fun facts about life! Written and created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). TWITTER: http://www.twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Music by Mitchell Moffit http://www.mitchellmoffit.com
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Why didn’t Africans on Zebra conquer the world? Why don’t we have war bears? Part 1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JEYh5WACqEk Website: http://www.cgpgrey.com/ War Bears image by: Filip Dudek http://5ofnovember.deviantart.com/gal… Special Thanks: Wenhao Nie, dedla , Thomas J Miller Jr MD, PervertedThomas, Daniel Slater, Saki Comandao, rictic , Ian, Robert Kunz, Christian Cooper, Michael Little, Ripta Pasay, Andres Villacres,
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What if we could stop aging forever? Thanks so much for help with the video to Lifespan.io. Check them out and learn how you can get active here: Lifespan.io facebook.com/LifespanIO https://www.leafscience.org/blog/ Sources and further reading: https://sites.google.com/view/sources-aging-part-ii/startseite OUR CHANNELS ▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀ German Channel: https://kgs.link/youtubeDE Spanish Channel: https://kgs.link/youtubeES HOW CAN YOU SUPPORT US? ▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀▀ This is how we
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Sign up for our newsletter and never miss an animation: http://bit.ly/TEDEdNewsletter View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/why-should-you-read-fahrenheit-451-iseult-gillespie Ray Bradbury’s novel imagines a world where books are banned- and possessing, let alone reading them, is forbidden.The protagonist, Montag, is a fireman responsible for destroying what remains. The story raises the question: how can you preserve your mind in
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Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/what-really-happened-to-the-library-of-alexandria-elizabeth-cox 2,300 years ago, the rulers of Alexandria set out to fulfill a very audacious goal: to collect all the knowledge in the world under one roof. In its prime, the Library of Alexandria housed an unprecedented number of scrolls and attracted some of the Greek
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A lot of things can kill you – but here are some surprising ones! This Much Will Kill You PART 2: https://youtu.be/IPrndNZ4m6w This Is 200 Calories: https://youtu.be/KMGUmcveQeg SUBSCRIBE (it’s free): http://bit.ly/asapsci GET THE ASAPSCIENCE BOOK: http://asapscience.com/book/ Written by Rachel Salt, Gregory Brown and Mitchell Moffit FOLLOW US! Instagram and Twitter: @whalewatchmeplz and @mitchellmoffit Clickable: http://bit.ly/16F1jeC
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Why didn’t the Europeans get sick when they made contact with the American Indians? Part 2: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wOmjnioNulo Special Thanks: Brian Mitchell, Danny Z, Joe Pantry, TheAlphaFactor, Duhilio Patiño, Benjamin Morrison, Jordan Melville, Mike Lanier, Martin, Steven Grimm, Alistair Forbes, Lou Rivellini, Tom Maher, Richard Jenkins, Chris Chapin, ChoiceMechanicalDenver.com, سليمان العقل, Andres Villacres, Phil Gardner, Nevin
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Download a free audiobook version of “The Art of War” and support TED-Ed’s nonprofit mission: https://www.audible.com/ted-ed Check out our full book recommendation: https://shop.ed.ted.com/products/the-art-of-war — From Shakespeare’s plays to modern TV dramas, the unscrupulous schemer for whom the ends always justify the means has become a familiar character type we love to hate. For centuries, we’ve
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Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/how-sugar-affects-the-brain-nicole-avena When you eat something loaded with sugar, your taste buds, your gut and your brain all take notice. This activation of your reward system is not unlike how bodies process addictive substances such as alcohol or nicotine — an overload of sugar spikes dopamine levels
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From drug overdose to the war on drugs, what’s most deadly? Check out In A Nutshell (Kurzgesagt) “Universal Basic Income Explained – Free Money For Everybody?” SUBSCRIBE! It’s free: http://bit.ly/asapsci Follow us @whalewatchmeplz & @mitchellmoffit Written by Rachel Salt, Gregory Brown and Mitchell Moffit GET THE ASAPSCIENCE BOOK: http://asapscience.com/book/ FOLLOW US! Instagram and Twitter: @whalewatchmeplz
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Could ADHD be an evolutionary advantage? Get a FREE Audible Trial: http://audible.com/asap SUBSCRIBE for more (it’s free!): http://bit.ly/asapsci GET THE ASAPSCIENCE BOOK: http://asapscience.com/book/ Written by Amanda Edward, Mitchell Moffit and Gregory Brown FOLLOW US! Instagram and Twitter: @whalewatchmeplz and @mitchellmoffit Clickable: http://bit.ly/16F1jeC and http://bit.ly/15J7ube AsapINSTAGRAM: https://instagram.com/asapscience/ Facebook: http://facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Twitter: http://twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE Tumblr: http://asapscience.tumblr.com Vine: Search “AsapSCIENCE”
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The snooze button – one of life’s luxuries. But is it really helping you out, or making you more tired? What If You Sleep 2 Hours Less Every Night? https://youtu.be/fuvbS7cdKbs TWEET IT – http://clicktotweet.com/wv6Db Written and created by Mitchell Moffit (twitter @mitchellmoffit) and Gregory Brown (twitter @whalewatchmeplz). TWITTER: http://www.twitter.com/AsapSCIENCE FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/AsapSCIENCE Mitchell Moffit http://www.mitchellmoffit.com Tweets
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Get your Moon Poster and Baby Duck Plushie here: https://shop.kurzgesagt.org/ Sources & further reading: https://sites.google.com/view/sources-nukethemoon/ What would happen if we were to detonate a very very powerful nuclear weapon on the moon? Would the explosion knock its orbit towards earth, causing tidal waves and misery? Could the moon be destroyed, showering the earth in a
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Trace the history of how wolves, one of humanity’s oldest rivals, evolved into the domesticated dogs we call “man’s best friend.” — Since their emergence over 200,000 years ago, modern humans have established communities all over the planet. But they didn’t do it alone. Whatever corner of the globe you find humans in today, you’re
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Like an actor’s script, a sheet of music instructs a musician on what to play (the pitch) and when to play it (the rhythm). Sheet music may look complicated, but once you’ve gotten the hang of a few simple elements like notes, bars and clefs, you’re ready to rock. Tim Hansen hits the instrumental basics
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