Synthetic Life & The Science of E-Cigs

Synthetic Life & The Science of E-Cigs

Welcome back to SciShow News. We are working on creating organisms with a minimal genome to sustain life as well as researching what and how much we inhale with e-cigs. Hosted by: Michael Aranda ---------- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ---------- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters -- we couldn't make SciShow without them! Shout out to Justin Ove, Accalia Elementia, Kathy & Tim Philip, Kevin Bealer, Justin Lentz, Fatima Iqbal, Linnea Boyev, Tomasz Jonarski, Chris Peters, Philippe von Bergen, Will and Sonja Marple, and Mark Terrio-Cameron. ---------- Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/scishow ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Instagram: http://instagram.com/thescishow ---------- Sources: Synthetic Bacterium https://www.theguardian.com/science/2010/may/20/craig-venter-synthetic-life-form http://www.nature.com/news/2010/101103/full/468022a.html http://science.sciencemag.org/content/329/5987/52 http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/science/7745868/Scientist-Craig-Venter-creates-life-for-first-time-in-laboratory-sparking-debate-about-playing-god.html http://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2016/03/the-quest-to-make-synthetic-cells-shows-how-little-we-know-about-life/475053/ http://science.sciencemag.org/content/351/6280/aad6253 http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/synthetic-organism-smallest-genome-ever_us_56f541bae4b014d3fe22dadc E-Cigs http://www.dictionary.com/browse/atomizer http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2016-03/w-nmm032216.php http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/add.13299/full https://quitsmokingcommunity.org/electronic-cigarettes/what-is-an-atomizer-definition/ https://www.misthub.com/blogs/vape-tutorials/76788357-tutorial-atomizer-vs-cartomizer-vs-clearomizer https://www.misthub.com/blogs/vape-tutorials/76787717-electronic-cigarette-101-jargon-and-terms-glossary http://ecigone.com/e-cigarette-basics/e-cigarette-cartomizer-types/

Krokodil, fake pot and the real chemistry of drugs

Krokodil, fake pot and the real chemistry of drugs

Time Magazine has called it "the most horrible drug in the world," and last month, it hit the US. Because seriously, why would you take a drug that rots your flesh, bones, and brain?! Hank Green discusses the science behind the street drug 'Krokodil', & fake THC. Like SciShow? Want to get cool things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/artist/52/SciShow Or help support us by subscribing to our page on Subbable: https://subbable.com/scishow -- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Thanks Tank Tumblr: http://thankstank.tumblr.com Sources for this episode: http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2013/09/26/heroin-krokodil-flesh-rotting-arrives-us-arizona/2879817/ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Desomorphine http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2013-10/acs-tut100213.php http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/ac4024704 http://www.nbcnews.com/id/35444158#.UlNi3iR56Ts

6 of the Longest Experiments Ever

6 of the Longest Experiments Ever

From the bell that hasn't stopped ringing, to observing evolution in action, SciShow presents 6 of the Longest Experiments Ever. Hosted by: Hank Green ---------- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ---------- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters—we couldn't make SciShow without them! Shout out to Kevin, Bealer, Mark Terrio-Cameron, KatieMarie Magnone, Patrick Merrithew, Charles Southerland, Fatima Iqbal, Sultan Alkhulaifi, Tim Curwick, Scott Satovsky Jr, Philippe von Bergen, Bella Nash, Bryce Daifuku, Chris Peters, Patrick D. Ashmore, Piya Shedden, Charles George ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Instagram: http://instagram.com/thescishow ---------- Sources: The Electric Bell http://www.physics.ox.ac.uk/history.asp?page=exhibit1 http://www.atlasobscura.com/places/oxford-electric-bell http://www.popularmechanics.com/technology/gadgets/a22506/worlds-longest-running-battery-176-years/ Beal’s Seed Viability Experiment http://www.cpa.msu.edu/beal/research/research_frames.htm https://www.jstor.org/stable/2435371?seq=1#page_scan_tab_contents http://www.amjbot.org/content/89/8/1285.full#ref-16 The Pitch Drop http://www.nature.com/news/long-term-research-slow-science-1.12623 http://smp.uq.edu.au/content/pitch-drop-experiment http://theconversation.com/explainer-the-pitch-drop-experiment-33734 Framingham Heart Study https://www.framinghamheartstudy.org/about-fhs/research-milestones.php https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4159698/ E.Coli http://myxo.css.msu.edu/ecoli/overview.html https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2016/08/160801131102.htm http://www.nytimes.com/2011/03/22/science/22evolve.html http://news.harvard.edu/gazette/story/2014/02/evolution-in-real-time/ https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2430337/ 500-year micro experiment http://www.microbiologysociety.org/publications/microbiology-today/past-issues.cfm/publication/world-war-I/article/49E6A445-B246-4034-A4E2DE4314948E55 https://www.researchgate.net/publication/280698316_The_500_Year_Microbiology_Experiment http://www.academia.edu/19752863/A_500-year_experiment Image Links: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Oxford_Electric_Bell.jpg https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Oxford-electric-bell.svg https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Kudzu_field_horz2.JPG https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:The_history_of_the_Treman,_Tremaine,_Truman_family_in_America;_with_the_related_families_of_Mack,_Dey,_Board_and_Ayers;_being_a_history_of_Joseph_Truman_of_New_London,_Conn._(1666);_John_Mack_of_Lyme,_(14781664474).jpg https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:University_of_Queensland_Pitch_drop_experiment.jpg https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Richard_Lenski_with_Long-Term_Flasks_and_Incubator_on_May_26,_2016.jpg https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Escherichia_coli#/media/File:EscherichiaColi_NIAID.jpg https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Chrococcidiopsis_Glass_Ampoules.jpg https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:500_Year_Microbiology_Experiment.JPG

The Real Science of Forensics

The Real Science of Forensics

In this episode of SciShow, we’re going to investigate a murder. But first, we’re going to have to learn all about forensics, the use of science in criminal law -- and the real-life version is a little different from what you might see on TV. Hosted by: Michael Aranda ---------- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters -- we couldn't make SciShow without them! Shout out to Justin Ove, Justin Lentz, David Campos, Chris Peters, and Fatima Iqbal. ---------- Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/scishow Or help support us by becoming our patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Instagram: http://instagram.com/thescishow Sources: https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2014/04/fbi-plans-have-52-million-photos-its-ngi-face-recognition-database-next-year http://www.alternet.org/story/153664/5_things_you_should_know_about_the_fbi's_massive_new_biometric_database http://www.nytimes.com/2015/08/13/us/facial-recognition-software-moves-from-overseas-wars-to-local-police.html http://www.nytimes.com/2015/08/15/opinion/how-the-fbi-uses-facial-recognition-analysis.html?_r=2 http://www.theverge.com/2014/8/8/5982727/face-wreck-how-advanced-tech-comes-up-short-for-police http://science.howstuffworks.com/life/genetic/dna-evidence.htm http://www.scientific.org/tutorials/articles/riley/riley.html http://www.bbc.co.uk/science/0/20205874 http://www.mlo-online.com/articles/201404/str-typing-method-and-applications.php http://www.cstl.nist.gov/strbase/pub_pres/Butler_BiotechniquesSuppl_Oct2007.pdf http://electronics.howstuffworks.com/gadgets/high-tech-gadgets/facial-recognition1.htm http://www.mitchpileggi.net/Deep_Background/resources/forensics/bodies.htm https://books.google.com/books?id=adKcM055ERoC&pg=PT265 http://serendip.brynmawr.edu/biology/b103/f02/web2/wcarroll.html http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/43078/stop-believing-tvs-lies-the-real-truth-about-enhancing-images/ http://nzic.org.nz/ChemProcesses/biotech/12A.pdf

The Deal with Fat

The Deal with Fat

Dietary science is complicated-- one day something is good for you and the next it's not. Learn what we DO know about fat chemistry in this episode of SciShow. Snatoms Kickstarter IS still going on: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/veritasium/snatoms-the-magnetic-molecular-modeling-kit Check out SciJoy's complementary video, The Deal with Calories, here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RQcF313iCQE&feature=youtu.be Where Does Some of that Carbon Go?: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C8ialLlcdcw Hosted by: Hank Green ---------- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters -- we couldn't make SciShow without them! Shout out to Justin Ove, Chris Peters, Philippe von Bergen, Fatima Iqbal, John Murrin, Linnea Boyev, Justin Lentz, and David Campos. ---------- Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/scishow Or help support us by becoming our patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Instagram: http://instagram.com/thescishow Sources: Trans fats are bad http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20338284 Fat Nutrition Overview: http://www.health.harvard.edu/staying-healthy/the-truth-about-fats-bad-and-good Monounsaturated vs Polyunsaturated http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12544660 Essential Fatty Acids: http://lpi.oregonstate.edu/mic/other-nutrients/essential-fatty-acids Low fat diets don’t help: http://www.thelancet.com/journals/landia/article/PIIS2213-8587%2815%2900367-8/abstract Reduction in saturated fat has a small but measurable affect on cardiovascular health: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26068959

What Stephen Hawking Really Said About Black Holes

What Stephen Hawking Really Said About Black Holes

Hank explains the science behind recent reports that physics great Stephen Hawking said "there are no black holes." There are. They're just super complicated. ---------- Messages from our Subbable subscribers: Happy Valentine's Day my beautiful panda. I love you. I love you Steve- almost as much as Science. ---------- Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/artist/52/SciShow Or help support us by subscribing to our page on Subbable: https://subbable.com/scishow ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Thanks Tank Tumblr: http://thankstank.tumblr.com Sources: http://arxiv.org/abs/1401.5761 http://arxiv.org/pdf/1401.5761v1.pdf http://www.popularmechanics.com/science/space/deep/no-black-holes-heres-what-stephen-hawking-actually-said-16442205?src=spr_TWITTER&spr_id=1457_42616980 http://www.pbs.org/newshour/updates/hawking-meant-black-holes/

Why Avocados Shouldn't Exist

Why Avocados Shouldn't Exist

The avocado is highly regarded by many people as delicious and nutritious, but the most extraordinary thing about avocados may be their very existence. Annotation Link - Learn More About What Qualifies as a Berry: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LybfP... Hosted by: Michael Aranda ---------- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ---------- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters -- we couldn't make SciShow without them! Shout out to Justin Ove, Accalia Elementia, Kathy & Tim Philip, Kevin Bealer, Justin Lentz, Fatima Iqbal, Linnea Boyev, Tomasz Jonarski, Chris Peters, Philippe von Bergen, Will and Sonja Marple, and Mark Terrio-Cameron. ---------- Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/scishow ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Instagram: http://instagram.com/thescishow ---------- Sources: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/wonk/wp/2015/01/22/the-sudden-rise-of-the-avocado-americas-new-favorite-fruit/ http://www.uv.mx/personal/megalindo/files/2010/07/GalindoTovar_325_334_V21.pdf http://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2015/nov/02/avocados-ripe-ready-evil-geniuses-hooked http://nutritiondata.self.com/facts/fruits-and-fruit-juices/1843/2 http://www.avocadosource.com/CAS_Yearbooks/CAS_57_1973/CAS_1973-74_PG_070-071.pdf http://inhabitat.com/how-to-grow-an-avocado-tree-from-an-avocado-pit/ http://www.amazon.com/The-Ghosts-Evolution-Nonsensical-Anachronisms/dp/0465005527 http://fission.sas.upenn.edu/caterpillar/index.php?action=retrieve&article=Janzen%2C1982anachronisms.pdf Image Credits: https://www.flickr.com/photos/gpeters... https://www.flickr.com/photos/jeffk/3... https://www.flickr.com/photos/jeffrey... https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fi... https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fi... https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fi... https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fi... https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fi...

Lead: The Original Artificial Sweetener

Lead: The Original Artificial Sweetener

Lead is really useful when you add it to things like paint and gasoline. Problem is, it’s also poisonous. Hosted by: Hank Green ---------- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters -- we couldn't make SciShow without them! Shout out to Justin Ove, John Szymakowski, Fatima Iqbal, Justin Lentz, David Campos, and Chris Peters. ---------- Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/scishow Or help support us by becoming our patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Instagram: http://instagram.com/thescishow Sources: http://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/toxfaqs/TF.asp?id=93&tid=22 http://www.thenation.com/article/secret-history-lead?page=0,0 http://www.rsc.org/chemistryworld/News/2007/January/19010702.asp http://www.niehs.nih.gov/health/topics/agents/lead/ http://www.theatlantic.com/features/archive/2014/03/the-toxins-that-threaten-our-brains/284466/ http://www.radford.edu/~wkovarik/ethylwar/IJOEH.pdf http://www.pbs.org/benfranklin/l3_inquiring_medical.html https://books.google.co.nz/books?id=oAAAAAAAMBAJ&pg=PA94&hl=en#v=onepage&q&f=false http://www.slate.com/articles/news_and_politics/explainer/2007/08/why_do_they_put_lead_paint_in_toys.html http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1139187/ http://www.smithsonianmag.com/arts-culture/sugar-of-lead-a-deadly-sweetener-89984487/?no-ist

Creating Artificial Life

Creating Artificial Life

Scientists are working on creating organisms with designer genomes -- and someday, we might end up with bacteria manufacturing our jet fuel. Hosted by: Hank Green ---------- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters -- we couldn't make SciShow without them! Shout out to Justin Ove, John Szymakowski, Fatima Iqbal, Justin Lentz, David Campos, and Chris Peters. ---------- Like SciShow? Want to help support us, and also get things to put on your walls, cover your torso and hold your liquids? Check out our awesome products over at DFTBA Records: http://dftba.com/scishow Or help support us by becoming our patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ---------- Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet? Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com Instagram: http://instagram.com/thescishow Sources: http://www.sciencemag.org/content/329/5987/52.full http://www.nature.com/news/2010/100520/full/news.2010.253.html http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v473/n7347/full/473403a.html http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3580775/ http://www.genomebiology.com/2015/16/1/125 http://www.ted.com/talks/craig_venter_unveils_synthetic_life?language=en http://genome.cshlp.org/content/14/2/221.long

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