This Material Is Nearly Uncuttable

Go to http://Brilliant.org/SciShow to try their Waves and Light course. The first 200 subscribers get 20% off an annual Premium subscription. European researchers claim to have developed a composite material that is basically uncuttable, so with this material, your bike might never be stolen. Hosted by: Hank Green SciShow has […]

6 of the Biggest Single-Celled Organisms

When you picture a single cell, you probably imagine something super tiny that you had to look at through a microscope. But, there are some huge exceptions to this rule. And we really do mean huge. Check out Journey to the Microcosmos here! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCBbnbBWJtwsf0jLGUwX5Q3g Hosted by: Michael Aranda SciShow has […]

Conductor Breaks Down Orchestra Scenes From Movies & TV | WIRED

Conductor Marin Alsop examines some band and orchestra scenes from popular movies and television shows and determines how accurate they really are. Does the conductor from the movie "Whiplash" have an effective teaching style? How historically accurate is "Amadeus"? Was Richard Dreyfuss convincing as a high school orchestra conductor? Marin […]

The Secrets of Life’s Toughest Material

One of the toughest materials known to science is made not by humans, but by nature… and it’s inside of oysters. Hosted by: Stefan Chin SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at http://www.scishowtangents.org ———- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ———- […]

Debunking Election & Social Media Myths | WIRED

With the upcoming presidential election there’s been plenty of talk about social media’s potential impact. MIT professor Sinan Aral takes a look at some common myths swirling around social media and the upcoming election, and examines their validity. Can social media actually sway elections? Does fake news spread faster than […]