Why-Its-Almost-Impossible-to-Ride-a-Bike-60-Kilometers-in-One-Hour-WIREDvideo
The hour record for cycling is very simple. It's just one rider going as far as possible for one hour. WIRED's Robbie Gonzalez explores the physical power needed to push for 60 minutes and the equipment and track choices that can make or break the record. Still haven’t subscribed to...
Shrimp-made-from-algae-that-looks-and-tastes-like-the-real-thingvideo
Shrimp, the United States’ most popular seafood, is notorious for being farmed using practices that destroy the environment. New Wave Foods, a startup based in San Francisco, has set out to create a sustainable replacement. The key ingredient in its "shrimp", which is actually 100% vegetarian, is algae, a plant...
How-to-Take-the-Best-Photos-with-Your-Smartphonevideo
In many ways, your smartphone camera is better than that DSLR your parents insist on bringing on vacation. In fact, that black rectangle in your pocket can shoot photos that are good enough to be on a billboard or magazine cover, but only if you have the skills to...
Visual-illusions-that-could-trick-our-tastebuds-and-persuade-us-to-eat-healthiervideo
A small team in London is using experimental psychology to cook up the next great meal. Oxford professor Charles Spence and chef Jozef Youssef are exploring the role all our senses play when we taste food, given the importance of our brains in how we perceive flavor. Their experiments aim to trick...
Bryce-Dallas-Howard-Answers-the-Webs-Most-Searched-Questions-WIREDvideo
"A Dog's Way Home" star Bryce Dallas Howard takes the WIRED Autocomplete Interview and answers the internet's most searched questions about herself. Can Bryce Dallas Howard cry on command? Who is her husband? Why is Bryce Dallas Howard named Dallas? Bryce answers all these questions and more!! Still haven’t subscribed...
Behold—Poisonous-Snakes-Yes-You-Read-That-Rightvideo
While it’s true that most snakes aren’t considered poisonous, there definitely are poisonous snakes, with poison for their predators and venom for their prey. Hosted by: Hank Green SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It's called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at https://www.scishowtangents.org ---------- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ---------- Dooblydoo thanks...
Remodelling-machine-learning-An-AI-that-thinks-like-a-scientistvideo
Modern machine learning is great for helping scientists sort through huge, unwieldy data sets. But it’s less useful for things that require inference or reasoning – both vital to the scientific process. One group of scientists are now trying to fix this problem with a completely new kind...
5-Amazing-Feats-of-Animal-Engineeringvideo
You might consider humans or beavers to be the best engineers on the planet, but these 5 other animals go to great lengths to put our houses and dams to shame. Hosted by: Michael Aranda SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It's called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at https://www.scishowtangents.org ---------- Support SciShow by...
Zedd-Answers-the-Webs-Most-Searched-Questions-WIREDvideo
Zedd takes the WIRED Autocomplete Interview and answers the internet's most searched questions about himself. Is Zedd deaf? Is Zedd Russian or German? What is Zedd's real name? Watch as Zedd answers all these questions and more! Still haven’t subscribed to WIRED on YouTube? ►► http://wrd.cm/15fP7B7 Also, check out the...
Why-Doesnt-It-Get-Dark-When-You-Blinkvideo
Normally when you blink, you don’t really notice, and it turns out your brain is playing a bit of a trick on you to make that happen! Hosted by: Stefan Chin SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It's called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at https://www.scishowtangents.org ---------- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on...