Tag: infographic

How Dangerous Can Ocean Waves Get? Wave Comparison

How Dangerous Can Ocean Waves Get? Wave Comparison

By Micah Moen 100 Comments November 7, 2019

12. Dec. 1978. A few hours after midnight, the freighter Marion picked up a distress call from the cargo ship MS München. Several faint SOS signals were received. Apparently the ship, bound for Savannah George, got into trouble crossing the north Atlantic, where a fierce storm had been raging since November. initially nobody was too […]

Why Is Titanic Still at the Bottom of the Ocean?

Why Is Titanic Still at the Bottom of the Ocean?

By Micah Moen 100 Comments October 26, 2019

This episode is brought to you by Skillshare. Get 2 months of Skillshare free and learn new skills by using the link in the description. On April 15, 1912, at 2:20am, the British ocean liner Titanic disappeared into the depths of the North Atlantic Ocean about 400 miles south of Newfoundland, Canada. It took 3,000 […]

What If All the Worlds Oceans Dried Up?

What If All the Worlds Oceans Dried Up?

By Micah Moen 100 Comments October 25, 2019

The discovery of a liquid ocean and a large underground body of water on Mars have scientists extremely excited about the possibility of life outside earth- with many evolutionary scientists believing that not just liquid water- but oceans of it- are essential for the evolution of life, let alone its sustainment. But what would happen […]

Why Sea Cucumbers Are Dangerous

Why Sea Cucumbers Are Dangerous

By Micah Moen 100 Comments September 3, 2019

if you have even been scuba diving or snorkelling you likely came across turd-like sausages on the ocean floor – Sea cucumbers. Despite their name and their motionless lifestyle, they are animals. And although they look like a weird sea version of slugs, worms, or millipedes. they are actually closer related to us humans. Their […]

The Death Of Bees Explained – Parasites, Poison and Humans

The Death Of Bees Explained – Parasites, Poison and Humans

By Micah Moen 100 Comments August 14, 2019

Human society is extremely complex and fragile, built upon various pillars. One of them is the honey bee. One out of three meals eaten by humans is made possible by honey bees. They are so important that if all the honey bees were to die out, thousands of plants would follow, which could lead to […]

Three Ways to Destroy the Universe

Three Ways to Destroy the Universe

By Micah Moen 100 Comments August 13, 2019

One day the universe will die. But why? And how? And will the universe be dead forever? And how do we know that? First of all, the universe is expanding. And not only that, the rate of its expansion is accelerating. The reason: dark energy. Dark energy is a strange phenomenon that scientists believe permeates […]

How Large Are Blue Whales Really? Size Comparison

How Large Are Blue Whales Really? Size Comparison

By Micah Moen 100 Comments August 13, 2019

The Blue whale – The largest animal of our time and the largest animal that ever lived. And yes, that includes Dinosaurs and other Ocean-Giants like Megalodon and Mosasaur. How enormous Blue whales are exactly and how their managed to become so large, that’s what this episode will be about. Granted, Blue whales are probably […]

Ecosystem infographic (English subtitles)

Ecosystem infographic (English subtitles)

By Micah Moen 0 Comment August 12, 2019

Question ? What is the deadliest animals in the world ? It could be the shark, or the snake, or the lion Let’s see Third place The dog ! It kills every year about 25,000 people mostly by rabies Second place The snake and it kills every year about 50,000 people First place Surprise ! […]

Everything You Need to Know About Planet Earth

Everything You Need to Know About Planet Earth

By Micah Moen 100 Comments August 8, 2019

Planet Earth is the home of every lifeform, known to us, in the universe. Its age is about 1/3 of the age of the universe and, admitted, It is a thing of beauty. a slightly squashed fair with a heavy metal core, and a lighter surface crust, wrapped in a thin sliver of sweet air […]

Why Great Whites are so dangerous

Why Great Whites are so dangerous

By Micah Moen 100 Comments August 7, 2019

The Great White Shark – They are the largest predatory fish on the planet and as such stand at the very top of the food chain in the oceans. They are built for killing and are without a doubt one of the most successful predators of our time. Despite this they are also deeply misunderstood […]