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How Apple Flies Changed the Way We Think of Evolution

Every living thing on Earth, from fungus to flying foxes, is descended from one single-celled ancestor that showed up in the primordial ooze billions...
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Supervoids vs Colliding Universes! | Space Time

If you study a map of the Cosmic Microwave Background, or CMB, you may notice a large deep blue splotch on the lower right....
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Seeing the Invisible: Schlieren Imaging in SLOW MOTION

If there were a portal through which you could see all of the invisible air currents, temperature gradients and differences in pressure and composition...
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Euler’s formula with introductory group theory

Two years ago, almost to the day actually I've put up the first video on this channel about Euler's formula e^(pi i) = -1...
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Hilbert’s Curve, and the usefulness of infinite results in a finite world

Let’s talk about space filling curves. They’re incredibly fun to animate, and they also give a chance to address a certain philosophical question. Math...
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Great Minds: Margaret Hamilton

So you’re on your way to the Moon. It’s been a long trip, and just as you’re finally about to land, your spaceship’s computer...
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James Hutton, Founder of Geology

When you look at a rock, what do you see? Most of us probably see ... well, a rock: grey, brown, maybe a few...
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The Bernoullis: When Math is the Family Business

If you’ve ever taken a science or math class, you’re probably used to lots of things being named after the same people. There are...
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James Clerk Maxwell, Electromagnetic Hero

All right quick: who are the three greatest and most influential physicists who ever lived? Isaac Newton, Albert Einstein, and--? ... It’s okay if...
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How Michael Faraday Changed the World with a Magnet

Way before his mutant counterpart the first master of Magnetism was working his way up from humble beginnings to become one of the grandmasters...