Basic Sanitation – Who Knew It Mattered?


Ignaz Semmelweis: The Doctor Who Learned to Wash His Hands
The History Guy: History Deserves to Be Remembered

Apr 3, 2020 – 14:29
In 1846, one doctor wondered why one obstetrics clinic had a higher mortality rate than another. His conclusions might have saved millions of lives, but were largely derided by the medical community. The History Guy recalls a seminal moment in medical history and the phenomena called “The Semmelweis reflex.”

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Science for Thinky People

  • How to Protect Yourself from Coronaviruses
  • April 2020 Skywatching Tips
  • What happened before the Big Bang?
  • Does Mars Need “The Cloud”?
  • Dr. Becky is going to steal the Moon
  • This Tree Oozes Metal Sap
  • Bad Science Education

Masks? Handwashing? Sanitizer?
How to Protect Yourself from Coronaviruses
SciShow – Apr 2, 2020 – 6:25
Today, we all do our best to protect ourselves from coronaviruses. But a lot of what people are doing doesn’t really help, and it could take away supplies from those who actually need them. Hank explains what does help, and how it prevents the spread of infection to be successful at protecting yourself as much as possible! Hosted by: Hank Green

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