Science is Super, Naturally

Father of Modern Physics: James Clerk Maxwell
The History Guy: History Deserves to Be Remembered
Mar 25, 2020 – 12:20
This video was done in collaboration with the channel Arvin Ash: Complex Questions Explained Simply. Check out Arvin’s take on Maxwell’s equations here: https://youtu.be/FSEJ4YLXtt8

James Clerk Maxwell’s name is not as well known as Newton or Einstein, yet his discoveries were transformative. The History Guy recalls the life of Scottish Scientist James Clerk Maxwell, whom astronomer Carl Sagan said “has done more to shape our civilization than any ten recent presidents and prime ministers.”


Why Do Bats Carry So Many Dangerous Diseases?
SciShow – Mar 25, 2020 – 12:44
Bats are amazing and not just because they’re the only mammal that can fly! But they also carry a lot of diseases that are dangerous to humans, and while that is definitely not their fault, there is actually a lot we can learn from their unique immune systems.


How Elastic is the Fabric of the Universe?
The Science Asylum
Mar 26, 2020 – 9:41
The behavior of spacetime is described by Einstein’s equation (i.e. Einstein’s field equations) from General Relativity. To understand how elastic it is, we need to delve into the main equation of elasticity, Hooke’s law, and see how it compares.


The Surprisingly Retro Future of Batteries
SciShow – Mar 26, 2020 – 6:05
Renewable energy may be the way of the future, but in order to store that energy to make our grids more sustainable, we might need to take a look back at some battery technologies of the past. Hosted by: Michael Aranda

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