Wednesday, April 17, 2013

10 Great YouTube Channels

  • Veritasium  -science video blog featuring experiments, expert interviews, cool demos, and discussions with the public about everything science
  • Vsauce -videos about many topics including science
  • C.G.P Grey -mainly social studies topics (ex. The Vatican Explained, 5 Historical Misconceptions etc)
  • Minute Physics  - very short, usually under 5 minutes (ex. How Big is the Universe?)
  • Smarter Every Day -all types of science topics (Slow Motion Cat Flipping Physics, Helicopter Speed Limit)
  • SciShow   -less than 5 minute videos  (Marie Curie- Great Minds, Why Ferns Have More Chromosomes than You)
  • Crash Course -world history, US history, biology, ecology, chemistry, literature
  • Numberphile -videos about numbers! (ex. Fibonacci Tartan and Bagpipes, Safecracking with Feynman
  • AsapSCIENCE - animated shorts, under 5 minutes (The Science of Goosebumps and Music Chills, Science of Hair Loss/Balding)
  • Bad Astronomy -advanced astronomy, space and science (How Much Pressure Does it Take to Crush a Concrete Cylinder)