This Particle Breaks Time Symmetry
by Veritasium
1 month ago ∗ Views: 1,353,340
Increasing entropy is NOT the only process that's asymmetric in time. Check out the book: http://WeHaveNoIdea.com This video was co-written by Daniel ...
World's First Car!
by Veritasium
2 months ago ∗ Views: 939,317
I got to drive the world's first car (replica), patented by Benz in 1886 Check out the series on new safety features: http://ve42.co/MB This video is ...
Your Amazing Molecular Machines
by Veritasium
2 months ago ∗ Views: 607,558
These are the molecular machines inside your body that make cell division possible. Animation by Drew Berry at the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of ...
Neutron Star Merger Gravitational Waves and Gamma Rays
by Veritasium
3 months ago ∗ Views: 850,995
The merging of two neutron stars was detected by gravitational waves and then by telescopes in all parts of the electromagnetic spectrum. This is a hi...
Schlieren Imaging in Color!
by Veritasium
4 months ago ∗ Views: 793,936
How Schlieren imaging works in color, black and white and slow-mo. Get a free audiobook with a 30 day free trial at http://www.audible.com/veritasium ...
by Veritasium
5 months ago ∗ Views: 2,052,434
The total solar eclipse from Madras, Oregon on August 21, 2017. As the moon passed in front of the sun turning day to night and revealing the sun's co...
How We're Redefining the kg
by Veritasium
6 months ago ∗ Views: 1,236,277
In 2018 the kg will be defined by Planck's constant, not a hunk of metal. Try a free book from Audible for 30 days http://ve42.co/audible Special than...
Hydrodynamic Levitation!
by Veritasium
7 months ago ∗ Views: 1,114,395
On a stream of water you can levitate light balls of all sizes and even disks and cylinders. The mechanism is not the Bernoulli effect... Want to make...
Seeing the Invisible: Schlieren Imaging in SLOW MOTION
by Veritasium
7 months ago ∗ Views: 1,101,065
This is what the world would look like if you could see invisible air currents, temperature gradients, and differences in pressure or composition of t...
Sandwich Bag Fire Starter
by Veritasium
7 months ago ∗ Views: 1,396,048
Grant Thompson - the King of Random - teaches me how to start a fire with a Sandwich bag. And we tried to melt glass in my backyard: https://goo.gl/zb...
NEW Gravitational Wave Discovery!
by Veritasium
8 months ago ∗ Views: 1,176,694
Scientists have JUST published this new observation. On January 4th, 2017 they detected the merger of two black holes 3 billion light-years away. This...
World's Heaviest Weight
by Veritasium
8 months ago ∗ Views: 5,858,222
How do you measure big forces accurately? By calibrating your force transducer on the world's biggest weight - 1000000 pounds of force. This machine e...
The Next Mission to Mars: Mars 2020
by Veritasium
8 months ago ∗ Views: 774,556
In 2020, NASA will send a new rover to the Martian surface with one of its objectives to search for evidence of ancient life on the planet. I made thi...
The American Kilogram
by Veritasium
8 months ago ∗ Views: 1,464,296
The US signed the metre convention and bases all customary units on SI standards. As an aside, the Utah constitution from 1895 required the metric sys...
Fire in ZERO-G!!
by Veritasium
9 months ago ∗ Views: 3,279,599
In a zero-g plane I experimented with flames and slinkies with surprising results. Check out e-penser's video: http://ve42.co/EPzeroG Check out Physic...