The Next Mission to Mars: Mars 2020
by Veritasium
5 days ago ∗ Views: 477,602
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
2 weeks ago ∗ Views: 1,196,902
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
3 weeks ago ∗ Views: 1,507,484
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...
The Sun Sneeze Gene
by Veritasium
4 weeks ago ∗ Views: 794,972
I have the photic sneeze reflex so I sneeze when I look at bright light. Check out 23andMe: http://ve42.co/23andme *So technically the single nucleoti...
4 Revolutionary Riddles Resolved!
by Veritasium
1 month ago ∗ Views: 1,108,059
The solution to 4 rotation-related riddles, including the mystery cylinder, bike pedal pulling puzzle, track problem, and train part going backwards. ...
4 Revolutionary Riddles
by Veritasium
1 month ago ∗ Views: 1,145,841
Can you solve these four rotation-related riddles? Support Veritasium on Patreon: http://ve42.co/patreon Test yourself playlist: http://ve42.co/testur...
The Bayesian Trap
by Veritasium
2 months ago ∗ Views: 956,107
Bayes' theorem explained with examples and implications for life. Check out Audible: http://ve42.co/audible Support Veritasium on Patreon: ...
Does Water Swirl the Other Way in the Southern Hemisphere?
by Veritasium
2 months ago ∗ Views: 644,447
The definitive answer about the direction water swirls in two hemispheres Sync the videos yourself: http://toiletswirl.com For the record Destin and I...
The Science of Thinking
by Veritasium
3 months ago ∗ Views: 992,252
How the brain works, how we learn, and why we sometimes make stupid mistakes. Submit ideas: http://ve42.co/GotIdeas Apply to work with me: ...
Water on the Moon?
by Veritasium
3 months ago ∗ Views: 758,450
NEW CHANNEL! http://youtube.com/sciencium For a long time we thought the Moon was completely dry, but it turns out there are actually three sources of...
Electromagnetic Levitation Quadcopter
by Veritasium
4 months ago ∗ Views: 926,914
Spinning magnets near copper sheets create levitation! Try Audible free for 30 days: http://bit.ly/AudibleVe Special thanks to Hyperloop One for showi...
The Real Moral Dilemma of Self-Driving Cars
by Veritasium
4 months ago ∗ Views: 1,036,147
We talk about all the potentially challenging situations autonomous cars could get into but not about how human drivers are not very good. Tens of tho...
The Absurdity of Detecting Gravitational Waves
by Veritasium
5 months ago ∗ Views: 1,571,755
A head-vaporizing laser with a perfect wavelength detecting sub-proton space-time ripples. Huge thanks to Prof Rana Adhikari and LIGO: http://ligo.org...
Post-Truth: Why Facts Don't Matter Anymore
by Veritasium
5 months ago ∗ Views: 991,539
Why we can't seem to agree on what's true when it's easier than ever to check. Videos like this are usually on 2Veritasium: http://bit.ly/2Veritasium ...
Indestructible Coating?!
by Veritasium
6 months ago ∗ Views: 1,443,610
Used in everything from bullet-proof vests to the walls of the Pentagon, polyurea's strength comes from its long-chain molecules. Check out How Ridicu...