Why Do Birds Have White And Dark Meat? (And Do We?)

Why do chickens and turkeys have white meat and dark meat? And, like, gross, but … do humans have the same thing? It’s all about our muscles: what they’re made of, and what they’re made for. Quick Questions has the answers!

Moonquakes and Marsquakes

SciShow Space explores the origins of Earthquakes that aren’t on Earth. Moonquakes and Marsquakes can happen, too!

Understanding Trypophobia: The Fear of Holes

In this SciShow dose, Michael Aranda explains mystery behind trypophobia.

SciShow Quiz Show: Dr. Lindsey Doe

In this episode of SciShow Quiz Show, host Michael Aranda test the wits of contestants Dr. Lindsey Doe and Hank Green. 

Why Do We Blush?

Aw, don’t be embarrassed—everyone does it! Quick Questions explains what causes blushing, which Darwin called “the most peculiar and most human of all expressions.”

Rogue Planets, Loners of the Universe

Meet one of the newest celestial bodies to be discovered: rogue planets, worlds that hurtle around the galaxy without any parent star. Caitlin Hofmeister explains how we found them, and where we think they might have come from.

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Oh, quantum mechanics—you enchanting, treacherous minx!
My favorite Hank Green quote thus far (SciShow Episode: “Moore’s Law and The Secret World of Ones and Zeroes”)

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I missed this SciShow outtakes video while I was on tour and DAMN IT IS AWESOME! Thanks to our new editor Sarah for putting it together.

Check it!

Graphene: The Next Big (But Thin) Thing

If you haven’t heard of it before, you have now. And it may prove to be the next big thing in materials science. SciShow explains what it is, why it’s so awesome, and what challenges we face in harnessing its amazing properties.

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Cavy buddies Chili Pepper and Patches from Animal Wonders and SciShow.

Well this is absolutely adorable!

unicornbyte:

Cavy buddies Chili Pepper and Patches from Animal Wonders and SciShow.

Well this is absolutely adorable!