Seeing the Invisible: Schlieren Imaging in SLOW MOTION
by Veritasium
1 week ago ∗ Views: 834,802
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
2 weeks ago ∗ Views: 1,104,080
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
3 weeks ago ∗ Views: 1,051,652
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
4 weeks ago ∗ Views: 3,900,157
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
1 month ago ∗ Views: 626,294
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
1 month ago ∗ Views: 1,341,227
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
2 months ago ∗ Views: 1,883,976
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
2 months ago ∗ Views: 845,306
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
2 months ago ∗ Views: 1,160,840
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
2 months ago ∗ Views: 1,188,432
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
3 months ago ∗ Views: 1,009,866
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
3 months ago ∗ Views: 660,458
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
4 months ago ∗ Views: 1,025,774
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
4 months ago ∗ Views: 771,287
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
5 months ago ∗ Views: 957,719
Spinning magnets near copper sheets create levitation! Try Audible free for 30 days: http://bit.ly/AudibleVe Special thanks to Hyperloop One for showi...