TAG: Youtube

What Does Earth Really Look Like?

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We’re fighting for the future of our planet, and clean land for our children to grow up on. However, I’d bet that 99% of us don’t know very much about the planet itself. As humans, we fight for good causes, even if we don’t entirely understand the history behind the cause. Check out this video by Vsauce that does a fantastic job at showing us what we’ve been missing out on by not pursuing a career in the space industry: So what did you think? I find it amazing that humans thought the earth was flat for the longest time,… read more

25 Ways To Be Environmentally Conscious

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Last week we shared a mind-boggling video from List 25 on the top man-made environmental disasters. This week, we’re going 180 degrees in the opposite direction and linking you to a video on how to be environmentally conscious. Much of the clip below contains simple tips, such as turning off the lights after you leave a room, conserving water, etc. However, some of the tips are pretty ingenious. What did you think? How many new insights did you gain from watching that?

Water Is Amazing — World Water Day

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To celebrate last year’s World Water Day, Vsauce (who you may recall from our top 5 educational YouTube channels article), commemorated the event with an informative video on, well, water. Check it: The event has been observed on the 22nd of March every year since 1993. The United Nations declared that day as “World Water Day” to promote concepts and activities centered around water conservation and responsibility. You can learn more about it here.

How Many People Can Live On Earth?

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The educational Youtube channel Vsauce asked this very question a few months ago. Via a Google Plus Hangout, Micheal Stevens (the host of Vsauce) gave a live Q & A session to shed scientific light on the subject. You can watch the hangout below. Open your notebook, because this one’s chalk full of exciting facts. What did you think? Did his commentary more or less mirror your own thoughts on the discussion? Let us know in the comments below!

Top 5 Educational Youtube Channels

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These days, whenever we want the 411 on something, we usually turn to the internet, which almost always involves Youtube or Wikipedia (or both). Here’s a list of 5 educational channels that share everything from science to random facts about life. 5. Popular Science One of the most informative science magazines is also one of the most informative ¬†Youtube channels. Check out their videos to learn more about science, life, history, ecology, and more. 4. Mental Floss While similar to Vsauce in that each episode answers interesting questions, Mental Floss doesn’t quite delve into deep life questions, and actually provides… read more