Archive for the ‘Educational’ Category

History Of The Declaration Of Independence

Wednesday, July 4th, 2012

Stanley Klos presents a brief history of the drafting and signing of the Declaration of Independence including, in detail, the creating of 1820 the wet ink transfer of the Declaration of Independence which rendered the one and only original signed manuscript virtually illegible. Found at YouTube from stanklos.

Seeing

Tuesday, July 3rd, 2012

A lot of smart people talk about what they see in this clever video trailer for the EG conference. Found at YouTube from eg.

Dolphins Hate Plastic Bags

Thursday, May 24th, 2012

This advocacy video shows you how deadly plastic bags can be to dolphins. Found at YouTube from PaulphinPhotography.

Why Booze Makes Your Head Spin

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2012

A physiological explanation for how alcohol affects the semicircular canals in the inner ear, resulting in the feeling of your head spinning. Found at YouTube from thegnome54.

Visualizing Visualization Through Dance

Friday, May 18th, 2012

The 2010 winner of the the Dance Your PhD contest uses dance to visualize how the brain visualizes. Found at YouTube from dejongmc.

Whiteboard Science: Faster Than Light Neutrinos

Tuesday, May 15th, 2012

Minute Physics goes to Italy to find out what went into measuring the Faster Than Light neutrinos. Found at YouTube from minutephysics.