Tag: science

What If There Was Oxygen In Space?

Space is a vac cum. Nobody can hear you scream in space because there is no air for sound waves to travel through. Empty. Devoid. Ish anyway. But…what if that wasn’t the case? Hello and welcome back to the Most Amazing channel on the internet. I am your host, Rebecca Felgate and today I am…

By Ewald Bahringer March 5, 2020 0

The History of Iron and Steel

We take many of the things for granted these days, but as a materials engineer I have always found it incredible how much we take materials for granted. Everything we build is dependant on these materials. They are so significant that we have named entire periods of human history after them. From the stone age…

By Ewald Bahringer March 3, 2020 100

Why Scurvy Shouldn’t Exist

Thanks to Brilliant for supporting this whole week of SciShow. Go to Brilliant.org/SciShow to learn more. [♪ INTRO] When you hear the word “scurvy,” you probably think of jokes about pirates, but this disease can actually be really serious. Its symptoms include bleeding gums; bumpy, rashy skin; and joint pain, and if it’s not treated,…

By Ewald Bahringer March 3, 2020 100

Science Trek: The Digestive System

ANNOUNCER: PRESENTATION OF SCIENCE TREK ON IDAHO PUBLIC TELEVISION IS MADE POSSIBLE THROUGH THE GENEROUS SUPPORT OF THE LAURA MOORE CUNNINGHAM FOUNDATION, COMMITTED TO FULFILLING THE MOORE AND BETTIS FAMILY LEGACY OF BUILDING THE GREAT STATE OF IDAHO; BY THE IDAHO NATIONAL LABORATORY, MENTORING TALENT AND FINDING SOLUTIONS FOR ENERGY AND SECURITY CHALLENGES; BY THE…

By Ewald Bahringer February 28, 2020 0

Plant power: Plants vs obesity!

Could seaweed help to beat obesity? Seaweed isn’t technically a plant, but it does have some serious plant power. But first, want to hear some scary numbers? Probably not, so we’ll be quick about it. By 2050 half of the UK population could be obese. Obesity already costs us £4.2Bn per year, and that could…

By Ewald Bahringer February 28, 2020 0

Obesity

Hello everyone, today I’m here to tell you you how can lose four to nine pounds of belly fat in a single week. by eating whatever you want without doing a lick of exercise. [intro music] Oh no, seriously, I’m here to tell you about Skinny Hank. For ten days you eat nothing but corn…

By Ewald Bahringer February 27, 2020 0