Why We Haven’t Cured Cancer

Ever wonder why we still haven’t cured cancer? Join SciShow as we discuss what’s wrong with that question and why it’s so hard to find a cure. Hosted by: Hank Green ———- Dooblydoo thanks…

The Science of Hyperloop

Michael Aranda explains the nuts and bolts of Hyperloop, the new magnet-driven, solar-powered transit system proposed by Spacex genius Elon Musk. Learn how Musk answered three vexing questions…

Human Parasites

Hank tells us about all of the things that live on us or in us – the good, the bad, and the very, very ugly. Like Scishow on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Follow Scishow on Twitter:…

Your Brain is Plastic

Educators, follow @IntelEDU on Twitter and visit http://intel.com/rightdevice for exclusive lesson plans, classroom tech ideas and to learn more about advancing education worldwide. Hank…

Why Do We Stretch in the Morning?

Humans (and our pets) frequently instinctively stretch as soon as we wake up. But why? What is happening in our bodies when we stretch and yawn to wake ourselves up? Hosted by: Hank Green…

Mass Extinctions

Hank takes us on a trip through time to revisit the 5 major mass extinction events that have impacted species over the Earth’s history, and leaves us with some thoughts about what could possibly…

Coriolis Effect: IDTIMWYTIM

Does your toilet water drain differently than in the other hemisphere? Is it because of the Coriolis effect? Hank has some things to clarify about these questions, and more in this edition…

Why Do Newborn Babies Get Jaundice?

Learn why jaundiced babies have yellowish skin and eyes for the first few days after they’re born and how the ancient Greeks thought birds could help cure the affliction (spoiler: they were…

Neanderthals: Smarter Than You Think

You have more in common with a Neanderthal than you might think. Michael Aranda explains our latest finds in this episode of SciShow! Hosted by: Michael Aranda ———- Support SciShow by…