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Io’s Underground Magma Ocean

Io’s Underground Magma Ocean

By Micah Moen 100 Comments November 11, 2019

Earth’s moon might look like it’s made of cheese, but Jupiter’s moon Io seems a lot more delicious. I mean, look at this thing. It’s like a giant pizza with all kinds of crazy toppings. Io has all those blobs for a good reason. It’s full of active volcanoes. So many that it’s the most […]

Oceans on Saturn’s Moon Enceladus!

Oceans on Saturn’s Moon Enceladus!

By Micah Moen 100 Comments November 10, 2019

At 500 kilometers in diameter, Enceladus is only the sixth largest of Saturn’s 62 moons. But here at SciShow Space, it’s starting to occupy an increasingly large part of our hearts. That is because it has been confirmed that it contains a huge subsurface ocean, making it one of the solar system’s most promising candidates […]

When Rodents Rafted Across the Ocean

When Rodents Rafted Across the Ocean

By Micah Moen 100 Comments November 4, 2019

Allow me to introduce you to the biggest rodent in the world: the capybara. It’s sometimes known as the ‘water pig’, because it can be found swimming, diving, or simply lounging in the waters throughout South America And capybaras have also earned a reputation for being remarkably social animals Not only do they live in […]

Pluto Might Have a Liquid Water Ocean?! | SciShow News

Pluto Might Have a Liquid Water Ocean?! | SciShow News

By Micah Moen 100 Comments October 17, 2019

[ INTRO ] Pluto might once have seemed like the last place in the solar system to look for liquid water, given that its balmiest days peak around negative two hundred twenty-five degrees Celsius. But ever since the New Horizons probe flew by it in two thousand fifteen, scientists have been studying what they think […]

What’s Hiding Deep Within The Ocean?

What’s Hiding Deep Within The Ocean?

By Micah Moen 100 Comments October 17, 2019

Hey there and welcome to Life Noggin. About 71 percent of the Earth’s surface is covered in water. Yet a massive amount of the oceans still remains a mystery to scientists. But the parts that have been studied are incredibly fascinating. Scientists have found an illusion of an underwater waterfall, an underwater Grand Canyon, and […]

SciShow Talk Show: John Roach on Ecology & Freckles the Leopard Gecko

SciShow Talk Show: John Roach on Ecology & Freckles the Leopard Gecko

By Micah Moen 100 Comments September 23, 2019

[Intro] Hello and welcome to the SciShow Talk Show, the day on SciShow where we talk to cool people about interesting things. This is Dr. John Roach. He is an ecologist and has been for quite a while, and I just got briefed on his whole history. There is a lot to it. Start me […]

What’s It Like on … Venus?

What’s It Like on … Venus?

By Micah Moen 100 Comments September 15, 2019

[Intro Music] Venus has been called Earth’s twin and I guess you could say there’s a certain resemblance: placed side by side it’d be hard to tell which planet is larger — the diameter of Venus is just 5% smaller than Earth’s — and inside both planets have metal cores surrounded by a thin, rocky […]

How Much Does the Sun Affect Earth’s Climate?

How Much Does the Sun Affect Earth’s Climate?

By Micah Moen 100 Comments September 11, 2019

[ ♪ Intro ] If you’ve been outside, like, even one time in your life, you know that the Sun plays a key role in the weather. It’s usually warmer during the day and colder at night, and a cloudy day feels a lot different from a sunny one. But that’s pretty obvious. Here’s a […]

Crash Course Biology & Ecology Outtakes

Crash Course Biology & Ecology Outtakes

By Micah Moen 100 Comments September 10, 2019

We’ve spent the f… We’ve spent the fa… We’ve sp… We’ve spent th… [blows raspberry] And also because it makes that work about why you invited the fungus to the party, make sense… [laughs] The food web in an ecosystem has a lot to do with… forgot to breathe! Dog vomit, slime mold, and they […]

Obesity

Obesity

By Micah Moen 100 Comments September 4, 2019

Hello everyone, today I’m here to tell you you how can lose four to nine pounds of belly fat in a single week. by eating whatever you want without doing a lick of exercise. [intro music] Oh no, seriously, I’m here to tell you about Skinny Hank. For ten days you eat nothing but corn […]