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The Trouble with This Year 05:59

The Trouble with This Year's Flu Season

We here at SciShow know of two things that can help you get through this flu season: a flu shot, and watching this video. Make sure you do both! Hoste...

Views: 21,564 Published 3 hours ago

Why Don’t Humans Have Penis Bones? 04:31

Why Don’t Humans Have Penis Bones?

Most other mammals have penis bones, so why don't we? Hosted by: Michael Aranda ---------- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://ww...

Views: 249,567 Published 1 day ago

Science for Getting Swole: An Exercise Compilation 13:02

Science for Getting Swole: An Exercise Compilation

New Year's resolutions often include a goal to exercise more, so we've put together a few of our favorite fitness-themed episodes into one place for o...

Views: 118,719 Published 2 days ago

Why Does Getting Water Up Your Nose Hurt So Much? 02:16

Why Does Getting Water Up Your Nose Hurt So Much?

Jumping into a refreshingly cold body of water on a hot summer day can feel wonderful, except for your nose. Why does it hurt so much when you get wat...

Views: 229,688 Published 3 days ago

A Deadly Mistake That Led to Safer Medicine | Elixir Sulfanilamide 04:57

A Deadly Mistake That Led to Safer Medicine | Elixir Sulfanilamide

In the 1930s, a mistake that cost over a hundred lives helped usher in a new era of safer medicine. We're conducting a survey of our viewers! If you h...

Views: 202,433 Published 4 days ago

Shrimp Treadmills and 5 Other Odd Research Projects 11:04

Shrimp Treadmills and 5 Other Odd Research Projects

Science isn't always a straightforward process. Here are 6 seemingly odd but absolutely creative ways researchers have approached their subjects. Spec...

Views: 164,169 Published 5 days ago

Is Sitting Too Close to the TV Really Bad for You? 02:54

Is Sitting Too Close to the TV Really Bad for You?

It may be antiquated now, but the old pearl of wisdom: “Don't sit too close to the TV” was good advice in the 1960s We're conducting a survey of o...

Views: 187,814 Published 6 days ago

How Meltdown and Spectre Make Your Computer Vulnerable 06:21

How Meltdown and Spectre Make Your Computer Vulnerable

Another year, another security breach that could expose all of your information. Installing updates might be a good New Year's resolution. Check out t...

Views: 177,631 Published 1 week ago

How Kodak Discovered Radioactive Rain 05:26

How Kodak Discovered Radioactive Rain

The Trinity Test had some unexpected consequences, including the creation of radioactive rain found hundreds of miles away from the test site. We're c...

Views: 176,235 Published 1 week ago

How Close Are We to Curing Alzheimer 09:42

How Close Are We to Curing Alzheimer's?

Researchers are working hard to understand the mechanics of Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia. So, how close are we to finding a cure? W...

Views: 191,840 Published 1 week ago

What Do Dogs See When They Watch TV? 03:41

What Do Dogs See When They Watch TV?

Some dogs just seem to love watching TV. But are they really watching what we see? We're conducting a survey of our viewers! If you have time, please ...

Views: 572,369 Published 1 week ago

The 7 Coolest Active Space Probes 10:10

The 7 Coolest Active Space Probes

We've sent thousands of things into space over the years! Many of them just orbit the Earth, and some are flying out past the edges of the Solar Syste...

Views: 133,662 Published 2 weeks ago

The 1918 Pandemic: The Deadliest Flu in History 06:09

The 1918 Pandemic: The Deadliest Flu in History

The science behind why the 1918 flu is “the mother of all pandemics” continues to challenge scientists today. Olivia sheds some light on why this ...

Views: 221,683 Published 2 weeks ago

What Makes Radiators Bang So Loudly? 02:52

What Makes Radiators Bang So Loudly?

If you hear a loud bang in the middle of the night, it is probably your radiator. But how does a hollow hunk of metal make such a loud noise? We're co...

Views: 467,570 Published 2 weeks ago

How the First Americans Got There 04:44

How the First Americans Got There

This week, researches published a genetic analysis of the 11500-year-old remains of a baby found in Alaska, near where the first Americans crossed the...

Views: 195,335 Published 2 weeks ago

Egyptian Blue: How an Ancient Pigment Could Save Lives 03:47

Egyptian Blue: How an Ancient Pigment Could Save Lives

The world's first artificial pigment, Egyptian blue, may help scientists prevent forgery and even save lives. We're conducting a survey of our viewers...

Views: 200,297 Published 2 weeks ago

Molecule Architecture: SciShow Talk Show with Dr. Orion Berryman 38:21

Molecule Architecture: SciShow Talk Show with Dr. Orion Berryman

Dr. Orion Berryman talks with Hank about the cool chemistry going on in his lab, and Jessi from Animal Wonders brings in Prickle the Hedgehog! Animal ...

Views: 40,659 Published 2 weeks ago

Can You Actually Die from a Broken Heart? 03:31

Can You Actually Die from a Broken Heart?

It turns out this common phrase might have more of a basis in truth than you thought! We're conducting a survey of our viewers! If you have time, plea...

Views: 180,614 Published 2 weeks ago

The Science Behind Football 04:30

The Science Behind Football's First-Down Line

If you've watch American football on television, you may have wondered how they make that yellow first down line look like it's actually down on the f...

Views: 240,132 Published 3 weeks ago

6 Animals with Oddly Human Behavior 11:02

6 Animals with Oddly Human Behavior

According to research, some animals act in ways that seem oddly similar to the things we do. We're conducting a survey of our viewers! If you have tim...

Views: 408,571 Published 3 weeks ago

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