Turning Living Cells Into Art | Vik Muniz and Tal Danino’s “Colonies”

Turning Living Cells Into Art | Vik Muniz and Tal Danino’s “Colonies”

Paper Towel vs Hand Dryers

Paper Towel vs Hand Dryers

With 80% of infectious diseases spread by our hands, it’s clear that washing them is important. But, when it comes to your hygiene and cleanliness, which method of drying is best? Using a classic paper towel, or the hand dryer?…

Researcher is using bacteria, paper to create clean energy

Researcher is using bacteria, paper to create clean energy

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The Deadliest Being on Planet Earth – The Bacteriophage

The Deadliest Being on Planet Earth – The Bacteriophage

[Music] A war has been raging for billions of years, killing trillions every single day, while we don’t even notice. The war is fought by the single deadliest entity on our planet: the bacteriophage or ‘phage’ for short. [Intro +…

Drawing the Bombay plague | Ranjit Kandalgaonkar

Drawing the Bombay plague | Ranjit Kandalgaonkar

There is a chronological timeline to the drawing. It’s basically from the point that the plague hits the city. What people are going through is something that I want to document, as well as what the colonial authorities are doing…

Amazing Facts to Blow Your Mind Pt. 1

Amazing Facts to Blow Your Mind Pt. 1

So you have heard many of life’s curiosities, but did you know that cashews grow on apples? In this case the apple is simple an accessory fruit, with the cashew growing on top. Or how about the fact that mushrooms…

Why These Places Are  Dirtiest in Your Home

Why These Places Are Dirtiest in Your Home

What’s the dirtiest place in your home? The toilet? The trash can? Hey check out underneath my bed, there’s a whole colony of dut bunnies there. There’s so many, they even elected a mayor. Well, these are pretty obvious answers,…

The Immune System Explained I – Bacteria Infection

The Immune System Explained I – Bacteria Infection

Every second of your life, you are under attack. Billions of bacteria, viruses, and fungi are trying to make you their home. So our bodies have developed a super complex little army with guards, soldiers, intelligence, weapons factories, and communicators…

See Microbes with this DIY Phone Microscope

See Microbes with this DIY Phone Microscope

Hey everyone, today I’m gonna show you howyou how to see the teeny tiny creatures living in a drop of puddle water using a microscopethat I’m making in my kitchen. And it’s super simple—you can make one,too. I’m so excited.…