Tag: Green

Dinosaurs Probably Weren’t Cold-Blooded, According to Eggshells

Dinosaurs Probably Weren’t Cold-Blooded, According to Eggshells

By Micah Moen 100 Comments February 27, 2020

sometimes in science the answer just isn’t where you thought it was gonna be and last week in the journal Science advances an international group of researchers published insight into an age-old problem from a pretty surprising place they analyzed dinosaur eggs to get an idea of the mother dinosaurs body temperature when the egg […]

What Animal Dominates Earth?

What Animal Dominates Earth?

By Micah Moen 100 Comments February 27, 2020

[INTRO ♪] Ask any casual science enthusiast what animal group has more species than any other, and they’ll probably say beetles. And there are a ton of beetle species— more than 350 thousand, in fact. That’s about 22% of all species that we’ve identified and named so far, including stuff like bacteria. But some scientists […]

6 Microbes Saving the Environment

6 Microbes Saving the Environment

By Micah Moen 100 Comments February 26, 2020

Thanks to Brilliant for supporting this episode of SciShow. Go to Brilliant.org/SciShow to learn how you can take your STEM skills to the next level! [♪ INTRO] Ever since humans found out germs were a thing, we’ve had a vendetta against microbes. The idea that death can be doled out by stuff we can’t even […]

6 Natural Medicines (Maybe) Used by Animals | Zoopharmacognosy

6 Natural Medicines (Maybe) Used by Animals | Zoopharmacognosy

By Micah Moen 100 Comments February 18, 2020

SciShow is supported by Brilliant.org. [♪ Intro ] Some animals are way smarter than we give them credit for. Crows can invent tools, some spiders customize hunting techniques, animals have even been observed medicating themselves to treat illnesses. But animal behavior isn’t always what it seems, and this self-medication is a great example of that. […]

Wasit Wetland Center (Wasit Nature Reserve) – Sharjah, UAE

Wasit Wetland Center (Wasit Nature Reserve) – Sharjah, UAE

By Micah Moen 9 Comments February 17, 2020

[Music] Hello everyone! Welcome to our Channel All are welcome to our Channel Today is 02 February, Worlds Wetlands Day. right? So we are taking you to a Wetland Center in UAE, Wasit Wetland Center, Sharjah. Cost for adult is AED15.75, Kids below 12 years are FREE Park timings are 09:00am untill 05.30pm, Even though […]

Why Can’t You Compost Meat?

Why Can’t You Compost Meat?

By Micah Moen 100 Comments February 11, 2020

♪♪♪ If you have a composting service at work or school, you might have noticed an odd pattern. They can take as many apple cores and paper towels as you care to give them — but they will not accept meat or dairy. And if you compost at home, you might avoid adding these things […]

The Only Water on Earth Without Life

The Only Water on Earth Without Life

By Micah Moen 100 Comments February 11, 2020

♪♪♪ Wherever there’s water on Earth, there’s a pretty good chance that you’ll find life. Like, even in the driest part of the Atacama Desert in South America, single-celled organisms live in rocks that extract water from the air. And in Japanese hot springs, there are microbes that survive an acidity on par with battery […]

GooGoo Baby New Series – Coloring Nature | Learn the Colors | Color Crew | BabyFirst TV

GooGoo Baby New Series – Coloring Nature | Learn the Colors | Color Crew | BabyFirst TV

By Micah Moen 0 Comment February 11, 2020

♪♪ ♪ GUESS WHO’S THE COLOR OF THE DAY? ♪ ♪ THAT’S A GAME WE LIKE TO PLAY, ♪ ♪ EACH OF US COULD DO THE TRICK ♪ ♪ BUT THE COLOR HAT MUST PICK ♪ ♪ JUST ONE OF US TO LEAD THE GAME ♪ ♪ SO GATHER ROUND NOW, STAKE YOUR CLAIM ♪ […]

Why Are There So Many Beetles?

Why Are There So Many Beetles?

By Micah Moen 100 Comments February 6, 2020

Thanks to Brilliant for supporting this episode of Scishow. Go to Brilliant.org/scishow to learn more. {♫Intro♫} Beetles are incredibly diverse. We’re talking somewhere around 400,000 individual species — from weird-looking weevils to giant goliaths. They’re the most diverse group of complex organisms on Earth, and they make up over 20% of all named animal species. […]

3 Ridiculous Ways Plants Get Sick

3 Ridiculous Ways Plants Get Sick

By Micah Moen 100 Comments February 4, 2020

[♪ INTRO] When you’re sick, you might sneeze or cough or get a runny nose. All things that help the disease spread. Plants get diseases too, caused by all types of infectious agents: bacteria, viruses, fungi, parasites. But sick plants don’t get runny noses. Since plants don’t walk around sharing doorknobs, the things that infect […]