What Caused the Catastrophic Nuclear Accident in Chernobyl?

What Caused the Catastrophic Nuclear Accident in Chernobyl?

Chernobyl is a city in the Ukraine located about 56 miles (90 kilometers) northeast of the capital, Kiev. Prior to the disaster and a subsequent evacuation, it was home to around 14,000 people. At that time, it was still part…

Nuclear Energy Explained: How does it work? 1/3

Nuclear Energy Explained: How does it work? 1/3

Have you ever been in an argument about nuclear power? We have, and we found it frustrating and confusing, so let’s try and get to grips with this topic. [Intro] It all started in the 1940s. After the shock and…

Why is it so hard to cure cancer? – Kyuson Yun

Why is it so hard to cure cancer? – Kyuson Yun

Why is it so difficult to cure cancer? We’ve harnessed electricity, sequenced the human genome, and eradicated small pox. But after billions of dollars in research, we haven’t found a solution for a disease that affects more than 14 million…

Black Holes Explained – From Birth to Death

Black Holes Explained – From Birth to Death

Black holes are one of the strangest things in existence. They don’t seem to make any sense at all. Where do they come from… …and what happens if you fall into one? Stars are incredibly massive collections of mostly hydrogen…

Will Your New Cell Phone Give You Cancer? (w/ Kevin Mottus & Dr. David Carpenter)

Will Your New Cell Phone Give You Cancer? (w/ Kevin Mottus & Dr. David Carpenter)

welcome back Tom Arban here with you and in the studio with us is Kevin modest environmental health advocate his website Kevin modest mottu Escom and you can tweet him at kevin underscore modest and dr. david carpenter who's a…

How Much Radiation Are You Getting From Your Phone?

How Much Radiation Are You Getting From Your Phone?

okay everyone today I'm going to be using a microwave leak detector to actually check how much radiation is coming off your cell phone when you use it so I have her a microwave leak detector and these you use…

Forsen Reacts to Could Your Phone Hurt You? Electromagnetic Pollution & memes with Twitch Chat

Forsen Reacts to Could Your Phone Hurt You? Electromagnetic Pollution & memes with Twitch Chat

good morning good morning morning a little bit late but you know what they say if you're late it's fate it was meant to be I was meant to be late get it mate oh whoa whoa super hot fire…

Could Your Phone Hurt You? Electromagnetic Pollution

Could Your Phone Hurt You? Electromagnetic Pollution

الكهرباء في كل مكان حولنا في كل وقت. يجعل حياتنا أسهل وأكثر أمنا وأكثر متعة ، ومعظمنا لا يفكر أبدا في ذلك. ولكن هل هناك شيء مثل الكثير من الكهرباء؟ يمكن أن الشيء الذي هو أساس العالم الحديث أن تقتلنا…

Can you call a cell phone in the microwave?

Can you call a cell phone in the microwave?

DIANNA COWERN(VOICEOVER): This episode of "Physics Girl" issupported by Squarespace. Share your passionwith the world. Putting my phonein the microwave. Do not turn it on. Dianna Cowern. All right. It's in there. [GASPS] It's ringing. Oh, definitely ringing. Oh, look…